Pan-African Neem Summit 2017 (PANS 2017)

Pan-African Neem Summit 2017 (PANS 2017)
Registration is open!

Bring your voice, your energy, your excitement … as Africa Bound gathers scientists, researchers, healthcare practitioners, policymakers, NGOS, students, and business leaders in a festival of learning about the Neem Tree. Africans refer to the Neem tree as the African Green Treasure. To understand and explore ways the Neem tree is the soul of a movement that is helping people live their dreams and create healthy communities, you must mark your calendar to attend PANS 2017 taking place in:

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

May 24, 25, and 26, 2017
The Pan-American Neem Summit 2017 is hosted by Africa Bound and is sponsored by various partners who are working to achieve an empowered African ALLIANCE – Neem of Africa (“NoA”). This summit will involve working with NEEM foundations around the world to share our wisdom, our insights and business opportunities for the need for NEEM tree products.

Call for Papers:

  • Deadline for Abstract Submissions:   April 25, 2017
  • Notification of Acceptance:                  May 5, 2017
  • Deadline for Full Paper Submission: May 10, 2017

Email your submission and attachments to : or

PANS 2017 details:

Theme: The African Neem: Reality and Potential

Main Venue: Ramadan Pearl Hotel and SIAO  (Salon International de l’Artisanat de  Ouagadougou.

City: Ouagadougou

Date: May 24-26, 2017

Hosts: Africa Bound Corporation/Neem of Africa and Burkina Neem Foundation


Other links:

Youtube: Please change the dates to: May 24-26, 2017



Guide to contributors/authors

Contributions will go through a review board for consideration. Rationale and decisions for rejections will not be discussed. Unless otherwise stated, presenters/authors should pay their registration fee(s), which is a partial requirement of the acceptance process.

Contribution Title Title should be closely pertinent and related to abstract and work.

Abstract (include keywords/ tags) Not to exceed 300 words (no exception). Note: Not all PANS attendees are scientists. So, while naming a biological organism, please state its common name first and its binomial (scientific) name in parenthesis (in italic). If possible, provide: Family and Order. Ex: House fly (Musca domestica; Muscidae, Diptera). Neem tree (Azadirachta indica; Meliaceae; Sapindales).

Poster Presentation (exhibition during the 3-day event) Should follow full document guidelines with clear illustrations Format (all documents) Microsoft Word (at least 97-2003 Version). Font: Times New Roman. Font size: 12

Duration (Please request one. Acceptance solely granted by Review Board)

Regular Session: 20mn (12mn talk; 8mn questions/answer)

Plenary Session: 50mn (35mn talk; 15mn question/answer)

Special Sessions/Presentations

  • Special Guests
  • Stand-and-Deliver (no visual illustration, testimonials, sharing experience)
  • Workshops on Practical information, technology and hands-on

Power Point; Video Send via email attachment and provide content in flash drive in PDF format if relevant Please send submissions to :  or