Conference Social Events

Welcome Ice-Breaker

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Initial registration, buffet and drinks on the Garden by the swimming pool of Boma Inn, Eldoret. 6th July 18.00-21.00

Poster Sessions

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There will be two poster sessions on the Tuesday and Wednesday (7th and 8th July), with 1’.59’’ flash presentations beforehand. Snacks and drinks will be provided during the sessions at the end of each afternoon.

Early Career Researcher Luncheon

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Early Career Researchers will meet for a free 90 minute lunch to discuss mentorship and their role in SEGH

Training Events

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The training day will run in two ½ day sessions and will be free of charge, but does require advanced registration for demand management. (Coffee and Lunch will be provided).

Conference Dinner

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Kenya’s favourite ‘Nyama Choma’ will be served in the garden at the Eldoret Golf Club

Field Trip

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Delegates will visit Nandi Tea Fields, Rosterman artisanal mine and the Kakamega rainforest.  

Local Activities

Visit Kerio Valley view point

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Overlook the incredible Rift Valley where the land meets the sky!

Torok Waterfall

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A hike to Torok Waterfall will lead you through the spectacular, unspoiled countryside of Elgeyo Marakwet County, rich in tropical vegetation, wildlife and local culture. 

Hiking at Samich Resort

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A hidden gem of Eldoret Town. With breathtaking scenery the hiking trail is amazing recommend for all nature lovers.

Visit Lake Baringo

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 Lake Baringo in remote west-central Kenya is a fascinating place for geologists and nature lovers' alike, with outlandish landscapes and prolific birdlife

Visit Mount Elgon

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 Explore the forest, see the elephant, caves and also enjoy biking, hiking, and rock climbing on the eighth highest mountain in Africa