Welcome to the forefront of innovative research methodology at the "Global Connect: Advancing Research Methodology" conference, organized by the Association of Research Methodologists (ARM) under the umbrella of the Global Centre for Academic Research. Set to take place from September 25th to 27th, 2024, this conference is poised to be a beacon for academics, research professionals, and enthusiasts dedicated to fostering a progressive movement in the field of research


The conference aims to create a platform that transcends geographical boundaries, uniting research methodologists from South Africa, across the African continent, and around the globe. Our vision is to empower and connect researchers, laying the foundation for a collaborative and dynamic community that drives innovation and excellence in research methodology.

Conference theme

“Harmonizing Diversity: Bridging Methodological Frontiers” 

The theme reflects the diverse perspectives, methodologies, and challenges that researchers encounter in their quest for knowledge. By addressing these diversities, we aspire to create bridges that facilitate the exchange of ideas and methodologies, ultimately advancing the collective understanding of research processes.

Why attend?

Join us at "The Global Connect: Advancing Research Methodology" conference, where ideas converge, methodologies harmonize, and collaborations flourish. Together, let's transcend boundaries and shape the future of research methodology on a global scale. Save the date, mark your calendars, and prepare to be part of this transformative experience from September 25th to 27th, 2024. We look forward to welcoming you to an event that promises to redefine the landscape of research methodology. The following are some of the reasons why you should attend this conference.

  • International Exposure

    Connect with researchers from different continents, gaining exposure to a wide array of research methodologies and perspectives.

  • Professional Development

    Acquire practical skills, knowledge, and insights to enhance your research capabilities and stay ahead in the rapidly evolving field.

  • Networking Opportunities

    Build lasting connections with like-minded professionals, potential collaborators, and mentors who can contribute to your research journey.

  • Contribute to the Global Movement

    Be part of a progressive movement that aims to advance research methodology, fostering positive change on a global scale.

Key Objectives

Knowledge Exchange

Facilitate a vibrant exchange of ideas, methodologies, and best practices among researchers from different disciplines and regions.

Capacity Building

Provide workshops and interactive sessions to enhance the skills and capabilities of researchers, ensuring they stay at the forefront of emerging methodological trends.


Foster meaningful connections and collaborations among participants, creating a global network that extends beyond the conference.

Innovation Showcase

Highlight cutting-edge research methodologies, tools, and technologies that have the potential to reshape the landscape of academic research.