University of Dar es Salaam 8Th International Conference on Mechanical & Industrial Engineering (MIE 2024) 24 - 25 October 2024 Arusha Tanzania.
8Th International Conference on Mechanical & Industrial Engineering (MIE 2024)



Arusha city is located in the northern highlands of Tanzania, beneath the twin peaks of Mount Meru and Mount Kilimanjaro. Direct flights from Europe to Kilimanjaro International airport by KLM, Qatar, Ethiopian, Kenya Airlines are available. Other local airlines including Air Tanzania and Precision airlines also operate from different regions of Tanzania to Arusha. The Kilimanjaro International airport is situated 50 kilometers from Arusha city. Air Tanzania and Precision Air are vibrant local national carriers which provide flight services between Dar es Salaam, Arusha and Kilimanjaro, Nairobi and Entebbe. The city is the site for the United Nations Criminal Tribunal on the Rwanda genocide, and the headquarters of the East African Community. Visitors embarking on the popular northern safari circuit all stop in the “Geneva of Africa'' to prepare for their journey to Ngorongoro crater, Serengeti, Manyara, Tarangire and Arusha national parks.


Accommodation facilities near the conference venue are mostly hotels and lodges along the Old Moshi road and Njiro road. These are available at different classes and rates. Below is a list of recommended hotels where you can browse and get rates for you to choose.

  1. Mount Meru Hotel -
  2. Lush Business Hotel -
  3. City Link Hotel -
  4. Point zone Resort -
  5. Gran Melia -
  6. Kibo Palace -
  7. Gold Crest Hote -
  8. Four points by Sheraton -

Local digital application transport systems in Arusha and Dar es salaam are available, where Bolts and Uber are commonly used.

Airport shuttle from Kilimanjaro airport system. Pick up services can be arranged for those coming in groups.

Local connection: there are frequent local connections from Dar es salaam to Arusha by air or public transport all accessible and within reach to the conference venue.

The organizing committee will be glad to assist you in case of any difficulties regarding logistic matters. You can contact the logistics coordinator through email or or you can call through +255767838082 or +255767978188 respectively.


The international delegates can find all the visa and other travel guidelines through Tanzania immigration on the link; Please book in advance to avoid necessary delays and inconvenience. Upon acceptance and by request the conference organizing committee will issue a supporting letter to support with visa application.