The 5th IASTED African Conference on
Modelling and Simulation
AfricaMS 2014

September 1 – 3, 2014
Gaborone, Botswana

Past Conference Information

The Modelling and Simulation 2014 conference in Gaborone, Botswana has ended.

Conference Proceedings

The Conference Proceedings are available for purchase on the ACTA Press website:

Conference Chair

Prof. Francis J. Ogwu
University of Botswana, Botswana
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Keynote Speaker

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Invited Speaker

"Mathematical Modeling of some important phenomena arising in fluid flow through porous media"

Prof. Manojrai Natwarlal Mehta
Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, India
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Guest Speakers

Hon. Johnnie K. Swartz
Minister of Infrastructure Science and Technology, Botswana
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Local Arrangements Chair

Dr. Audrey Masizana
University of Botswana, Botswana
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Host Organization

University of Botswana

Platinum Sponsor


Silver Sponsor

Botswana Innovation Hub


The topics of interest covered by AfricaMS 2014 included, but were not limited to:


  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Environment
  • Finance
  • Health and Wellness
  • Other Areas
  • Transportation


  • Bond Graph Modelling
  • Continuous and Discrete Methodologies
  • Dynamic Modelling
  • Mathematical Modelling
  • Model Development
  • Numerical Methods
  • Physical-based Modelling
  • Time Series Analysis


  • Computer Games
  • Discrete Event Simulation
  • Monte Carlo Simulation
  • Object-Oriented Implementation
  • Simulation Tools and Languages
  • Virtual Reality
  • Visualization
  • Web-based Education