Friday, February 5, 2016
| Dear Colleague, |
The 2016 International Hokkaido Forum - Organizational Behavior, Psychology, and Education (iHOPE 2016) is to be held in Sapporo, Japan, on June 24-26. The aim of this conference is to provide a platform which focuses on certain important topics of Organizational Behavior, Psychology, and Education. Detailed information about the conference can be found on the official website. We sincerely invite your participation for this event. Submitted papers will be subject to a double-blind review process. All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISSN reference, on CD-ROM support.
Submission Deadline: March 10, 2016
Secretariat of iHOPE 2016
| Dear Colleague, |
The 2016 International Congress on Banking, Economics, Finance, and Business (BEFB 2016) is to be held in Sapporo, Japan, on June 24-26. The aim of this conference is to provide a platform which focuses on certain important topics of Banking, Economics, Finance, and Business. Detailed information about the conference can be found on the official website. We sincerely invite your participation for this event. Submitted papers will be subject to a double-blind review process. All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISSN reference, on CD-ROM support.
Submission Deadline: March 10, 2016
National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
Conference Chair, BEFB 2016
|Dear Colleague, |
The 2016 International Symposium on Culture, Arts, and Literature (ISCAL) is to be held in Sapporo, Japan, on June 24-26. The aim of this conference is to provide a platform which focuses on certain important topics of culture, arts, and literature. Detailed information about the conference can be found on the official website. We sincerely invite your participation for this event. Submitted papers will be subject to a double-blind review process. All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISSN reference, on CD-ROM support.
Submission Deadline: March 10, 2016
National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
Conference Chair, ISCAL 2016
| Dear Colleague, |
It is my great honor to invite you to submit your abstract or full paper to the 2016 International Conference on Information and Social Science (ISS 2016). ISS 2016 will be held on June 24-26 in Sapporo, Japan. The aim of this conference is to provide a platform which focuses on certain important topics of Information and Social Science. The objective of ISS 2016 is to provide a forum for scholars and practitioners to exchange ideas on the latest trends or research results in the field of information, social science, and the interaction between society and ICT (information-communication technologies).
Selected papers will be considered for publication in a special issue of the Information (ISSN 2078-2489; CODEN: INFOGG) covered by Compendex (EI), Scopus and other databases. Detailed information about the conference can be found on the official website.
We sincerely invite your participation for this event. Submitted manuscripts will be subject to a double-blind review process. All accepted submissions will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISSN reference, on CD-ROM support. Thank you very much and look forward to your participation.
Conference Website: http://iainst.org/iss/
Online Submission: http://iainst.org/iss/on-line-submissions/
Submission Deadline: March 10, 2016
Shigeki YOKOI, Ph.D.
Nagoya University, Japan
Conference Chair, ISS 2016
Thursday, February 4, 2016
| The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) invites you to participate in The Fourth European Conference on Education (ECE2016) and enjoy the beautiful seaside city of Brighton, UK. |
Held alongside The Fourth European Conference on Language Learning, and the Fourth European Conference on Technology in the Classroom, at the Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront from June 29 - July 3, 2016, join us as we discuss this year's conference theme, "Education and Social Justice: Democratizing Education" along with ECE2016 conference chairs Professors Sue Jackson and Linda Morrice, Chairman Prof. Stuart D.B. Picken, invited speakers and more!
ECE2015 welcomed over 350 delegates from more than 40 different countries last year and we look forward to continuing this international event in 2016. To submit an abstract for presentation or participate as an audience member, please visit the website or contact us for more information.
Submit an abstract: http://iafor.org/cfp
Visit the conference website: http://iafor.org/conferences/ece2016/
***Join IAFOR at ECE2016 to:
-Deliver your own research findings to a global audience
-Have your work published in the conference proceedings and considered for peer-reviewed, open access IAFOR Journals
-Benefit from IAFOR's interdisciplinary focus by hearing the latest research in Education, Lanaguage Learning, and Technology in the classroom
-Participate in a truly international, interdisciplinary and intercultural event
-Participate in interactive audience sessions
-Access international networking opportunities
*Discounts on registration fees are available for those able to pay registration fees early. Please see the registration page for details: http://iafor.org/ece2016-registration
*If you have attended an IAFOR conference within the past year, or belong to an affiliated university or institution, we offer a 10 percent discount in appreciation of your support.
*See the full schedule of our conferences in Japan, Dubai, Hawaii, Barcelona and the UK at http://iafor.org/events
***The 2016 conference theme is "Education and Social Justice: Democratizing Education"
The conference theme for ECE2016 is "Education and Social Justice: Democratizing Education", and the organizers encourage submissions that approach this theme from a variety of perspectives. However, the submission of other topics for consideration is welcome and we also encourage sessions within and across a variety of interdisciplinary and theoretical perspectives.
In this conference – one of a series of five held in 2016 on education and social justice – participants are invited to explore and question ways in which education can transcend boorders of space, identity, culture and more, and to consider the ways in which education can develop (or hinder) social justice. Abstracts should address one or more of the streams below, identifying a relevant sub-theme:
Educating through borders of power
Transcending boundaries of 'self' and 'other'
Challenging and transcending learning spaces
Education and the boundaries of communication
Borderlands of being and becoming
Submissions are organized in to the following thematic streams:
LEARNING AND TEACHING THROUGH SOCIAL JUSTICE
- Education: social justice and social change
LEARNING AND TEACHING IN COMMUNITY SPACES
- Education: social and political movements
- Education and post-colonialism
- Education for sustainable development
- Conflicting perspectives in learning and teaching
- Digital technologies and communications
- Educational change through technologies
CHALLENGING AND PRESERVING TRADITIONAL CULTURES
- 'Englishes' in global communication
- Bi-cultural, bi-lingual and bi-national education
- Languages education and applied linguistics (ESL/TESL/TEFL)
- Linguistics and Pedagogy
- Multilingual societies
- Education for interdisciplinary thinking
- Education for intercultural communication
- Education for international exchange
- Challenges of new technologies
LEARNING, TEACHING AND EDUCATIONAL STRUCTURES
- Primary and secondary education
- Higher education
- Adult and lifelong learning
- Technology enhanced and distance learning
- International Schools and Educational goals
- Educational Policy, Leadership, Management and Administration
- Curriculum Research and Development
- Economic Management of Education
- Institutional Accreditation and Ranking
- Organizational Learning and Change
- Professional Concerns, Training and Development
- Special Education, Learning Difficulties, Disability
- Student Learning, Learner Experiences and Learner Diversity
IAFOR looks forward to welcoming you to Brighton, UK.
ECE/ECTC/ECLL 2016 will be part of a series of events taking place in Brighton, UK from June 29 - July 14. These events are international, intercultural, and interdisciplinary and will cover topics such as psychology, education, business, sustainability, literature, media and more.
Please visit the UK events page of the IAFOR website for details: http://iafor.org/conferences/european-conferences/
***ECE2016 Conference Chairs and Featured Speakers
Dr Linda Morrice
ECE2016 Conference Chair
University of Sussex, UK
Panel Presentation: Challenging practices - Imagining spaces of empowerment and participation
Linda Morrice is Senior Lecturer in Education at University of Sussex, UK. Her research interests focus on lifelong learning, gender and sexuality, identities, well being and migration. Her most recent book, 'Being a refugee: learning and identity'; a longitudinal study of refugees in the UK, was published by Trentham Books in 2011. Linda is a member Council of SCUTREA (Standing Conference on University Teaching and Research in the Education of Adults) and is co-convener and co-founder of the ESREA (European Society for Research in the Education of Adults) Network on Migration, Ethnicity, Racism and Xenophobia. She currently has two research awards: Optimising refugee resettlement in the UK: a comparative analysis (ESRC), and Cultural Values from the Subaltern Perspective: A Phenomenology of Refugees' Experience of British Culture (AHRC).
Professor Jean-Marc Dewaele
ECLL2016 Keynote Speaker
Birkbeck, University of London, UK
Keynote Presentation: The non-linguistic benefits of language learning
Jean-Marc Dewaele is Professor of Applied Linguistics and Multilingualism at Birkbeck, University of London. He does research on individual differences in psycholinguistic, sociolinguistic, pragmatic, psychological and emotional aspects of Second Language Acquisition and Multilingualism. He has published over 180 papers and chapters, co-edited five books and five special issues. He is the author of a monograph Emotions in Multiple Languages in 2010 (2nd ed in 2013). He is Vice-President of the International Association of Multilingualism, Convenor of the AILA Research Network Multilingualism, and former president of the European Second Language Association. He is General Editor of the International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism. He won the Equality and Diversity Research Award from the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (2013) and the Robert C. Gardner Award for Outstanding Research in Bilingualism (2016) from the International Association of Language and Social Psychology. He is father of a trilingual daughter and holds a black belt (Shodan) in Go Kan Ryu karate.
***About IAFOR and its events
IAFOR welcomes thousands of academics to our conferences each year, which range in size from around 100 to in excess of 500 attendees. They do so because of the supportive and nurturing research environment, because of the unique networking opportunities, and because of the strength of the organization's platform.
Our conferences are meticulously planned and programmed under the direction of prominent academics to ensure that they offer programs of the highest level, and are also quite unique in the way in which they are supported by some of the world's leading academic institutions, including the University of London (UK), Virginia Tech (USA), Monash University (Australia), Barcelona University (Spain), Waseda University (Japan), the National Institute of Education (Singapore), and The Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKSAR).
IAFOR's credibility has enabled it to become a genuine pioneer, and has grown to be the most respected and trusted organization encouraging international, intercultural and interdisciplinary study. The organization is a formative influence in providing new research avenues and visionary development solutions necessary in our rapidly emerging globalized world.
We welcome you to engage in this expanding global academic community of individuals and network of institutions, and look forward to seeing you at one of our future events, as we look forward to breaking new ground, together.
To learn more about IAFOR - http://iafor.org
***IAFOR has a series of education events held in locations around the world. For information on these events, please visit the conference websites:
February 27-29, Dubai, UAE
IICE Dubai 2016 - The IAFOR International Conference on Education Dubai
April 3-6 - Kobe, Japan
ACEID 2016 - The Asian Conference on Education & International Development
October 20-23 - Kobe, Japan
ACE 2016 - The Asian Conference on Education
| SUDEP '16 / International Sustainable Development on Economy and Planning Conference will be held in Istanbul, on July 1-2, 2016. The conference is coordinated by DAKAM (Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center).|
The abstract submission is open now and we invite researchers and practitioners to submit original work for presentation at the conference. As an interdisciplinary perspective is of more importance on development, it is oblivious that economists, architects, engineers, social science specialists, planners, environmentalists and policy makers are to work together to build a sustainable future.
To develop the alternative solutions become significant, day by day. Today, energy saving and eco-friendly building approaches are the most important development factors. Planning has a key role to play in ensuring that these solutions as well as new materials and processes are incorporated in the most efficient manner.
All submitted papers are subject to double blind peer review. Conference proceedings are going to be available on DVD as e-book and DAKAM's digital library with an ISBN number before the conference and will be sent to be reviewed for inclusion in the "Thomson & Reuters Web of Science's Conference Proceedings Citation Index" (CPCI) and Google Scholars.
Deadline for submission of abstracts: March 25, 2016
Deadline for registration: May 21, 2016
Deadline for full papers submission: May 27, 2016
You can submit your abstract by entering the online registration system EASYCHAIR at
Renewable Energy Issues
Prof. Dr. Ismail Co?kun CEYLAN / Ankara University
Prof. Dr. Gülistan ERDAL / Gaziosmanpasa University
Prof. Dr. Feza KARAER / Uluda? University
Prof. Dr. Emine OLHAN / Ankara University
Prof. Dr. Benan ORBAY / Dogus University
Prof. Dr. Halil SEYIDOGLU / Dogus University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Muge AKKAR ERCAN / Middle East Technical University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bulent BALI / Dogus University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat CETIN / Namik Kemal University
Asst. Prof. Dr. Muge OZKAN OZBEK / Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University
Asst. Prof. Dr. Sinan KOLOGLUGIL / Isik University
Asst. Prof. Asli SEN-TASBASI / Isik University
Thirteenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability - Fluminense Federal University & Niterói City Administration
| THIRTEENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENVIRONMENTAL, CULTURAL, ECONOMIC & SOCIAL SUSTAINABILITY |
Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
19-21 January 2017
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Thirteenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability will be held in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 19-21 January 2017. The conference is hosted in partnership with the On Sustainability Knowledge Community, Niterói City Administration, Fluminense Federal University, and the Biomass and Water Management Research Center (NAB). We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:
Theme 1: Environmental Sustainability
Theme 2: Sustainability in Economic, Social, and Cultural Context
Theme 3: Sustainability Policy and Practice
Theme 4: Sustainability Education
CONFERENCE SUBMISSION DEADLINES
We welcome the submission of proposals to the conference at any time of the year before the final Late Proposal Deadline (see below). All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.
*Advanced Proposal Deadline – 19 March 2016 *
Early Proposal Deadline – 19 June 2016
Regular Proposal Deadline – 19 October 2016
Late Proposal Deadline – 19 December 2016
A COLLECTION OF JOURNALS
The On Sustainability Journal Collection consists of four journals and an annual review. The On Sustainability Journal Collection encourages the widest range of submissions and aims to foster the highest standards of intellectual excellence. Articles may be submitted by in-person and virtual participants as well as Community Members.
Journals in the On Sustainability Journal Collection are indexed by:
- The Australian Research Council (ERA)
- Economics & Finance Directory (Cabell's)
- Educational Curriculum & Methods Directory (Cabell's)
- Sustainability Reference Center
- Ulrich's Periodicals Director
CONFERENCE AND KNOWLEDGE COMMUNITY PARTNERS
- Niterói City Administration
- Fluminense Federal University (UFF)
- Biomass and Water Management Research Center (NAB)
- International Institute for the Inclusive Museum (iiiM)
For more information and to submit a proposal visit:
Please forward this announcement to your colleagues and students who may be interested.
Web address: http://onsustainability.com/niteroiconference-2017
Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OnSustainability.CG
Sponsored by: On Sustainability Knowledge Community / Common Ground Publishing
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Post Graduate Department of economics, St. Pauls College, kalamassery is organising a UGC sponsored national seminar on 'Indian Economy in the 21st Century: Emerging Issues and Challenges' on 18th and 19st February 2016. Please find attached the invitation and confirm your participation at the earliest.
Please forward this invitation to M.Phil. / Ph.D. Scholars/ Faculty Members/PG students and encourage them to attend the Seminar.
|International Joint Conference on Islamic Economics and Finance (IJCIEF) |
1st to 3rd September 2016
We are glad to announce that the International Congress on Islamic Economics and Finance (ICISEF) organized by Sakarya University together with Durham University and International Islamic Economics and Finance Conference (IIEFC) organized by Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University have teamed up this year to organize International Joint Conference on Islamic Economics and Finance in Istanbul during 1-3 September, 2016.
The objective of IJCIEF is to provide a platform for researchers, academicians as well as industrial and business professionals from all over the world to present their research papers in the area of Islamic Economics and Finance. It is expected that IJCIEF would serve as a discussion forum that would strengthen the link between academia and industry.
IJCIEF invites a full length research papers from researchers to address any area of Islamic economics and finance including but not limited to:
- Islamic Economics
Income distribution, poverty
Monetary policy and financial stability
Central Banking Function in Islamic Economy
Regulation and Supervision Issues
Theorization of Islamic Economics
- Islamic Banking
Islamic Banking practice
Corporate social responsibility
Accounting in Islamic Banking
- Islamic Capital Markets
Islamic indices and mutual funds
- Islamic Finance
Islamic Accounting and AAOIFI standards
Financial market growth
Comparative studies on Islamic Finance
Conventional finance theories and its compatibiliry with Islamic Finance
Islamic Financing Methods
Financial Engineering in Islamic Finance
- Islamic Insurance
Cooperative Insurance Applications
Social Security in Islam
General and Life insurance in Islam
Private pensions from Islamic perspective
- Islamic Economics and Finance Education
Islamic financial literacy
Islamic Economics and Finance Education in Universities
Islamic Banking Training
NGOs' education programmes
Difficulties in Islamic Economics and Finance Education
Methodological aspect of Islamic Economics and Finance Education
Historical scope and methodology
- Islamic Business
Corporate governance and social responsibility
Differences in FiqhJurisdictions
ICISEF only accepts full paper submission.
Deadline for Full Paper Submission: 2 May 2016
Announcement of the Accepted Papers: 2 June 2016
Camera-ready Paper Submission*: 22 June 2016
Early Bird Registration: 30 June 2016
Congress Days: 1-3 September 2016
* To increase quality of he congress IJCIEF plans to publish papers in CD-ROM. The authors will be given to choose publish only abstract of the paper.
Web address: http://www.icisef.org/
|The 2nd International Conference on Leadership and Management (ICLM 2016) |
15th to 17th August 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The conference aims to provide academics, researchers, practitioners and students a forum for sharing research and best practices within and across two predominantly significant spheres of the corporate world, namely leadership and management.
Web address: http://usite.utp.edu.my/iclm2016/
Sponsored by: UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI PETRONAS (UTP)
| JUNE 18-19 |
Do you want to innovate, learn and network with like-minded educators in the field of STEM Project-based learning?
JOIN US and come ignite your teaching potential in beautiful Fukui, Japan from June 18-19 for the 1st Annual STEM PBL in Asia Symposium. Registration includes a field trip to a Japanese Prefectural "Super Science High School" where you can get a rare and close inside look at Japanese STEM education.
With the theme "Collaborative Visions," the symposium is a wonderful opportunity to share research, insights and techniques and form professional networks in this burgeoning field of STEM and Project-based learning. Abstracts must be submitted by February 15, 2016.
Call for participation is open!
Lock in your early bird registration rates now.
For information on submission guidelines, registration and the schedule, please visit our homepage:
We welcome abstracts from the following areas:
Collaborative Development Through PBL
PBL for Professional Development
PBL Process and Learner Engagement
Effectiveness of Learning in PBL
PBL Ideas and Opportunities
PBL in STEM Education
University of Fukui
National Geographic, Cengage
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
|2nd Academic International Conference on Business, Marketing and Management |
Call for Papers - 5th to 7th April 2016
Venue: Harvard University, Martin Conference Center at Harvard Boston USA
Planning is now in hand for 2nd Annual International Conference on Business, Marketing and Management - AICBMM 2015 (Boston), which, as you may know, will be held in Boston, USA, on 5th to 7th April 2016. The overall objective of Annual International Conference on Business, Marketing and Management (AICBMM) is to provide a platform and stimulate discussion on various issues affecting business, marketing and management, especially relating to human resources and diversity management, tourism, logistics, supply chain, enterprise, investment, project management and strategic management.
Conference Website: http://aicbmm.flelearning.co.uk/
Call for Papers Link: http://aicbmm.flelearning.co.uk/aicbmm/call-for-papers
Other FLE Events Link: http://www.flelearning.co.uk/
Research and discussion on any aspects of business, marketing and management is welcome. The deadline for proposals is 7th March 2016 by which all interested participants are required to submit a provisional title, a short abstract (300-500 words) and an indication of your willingness to participate. We highly encourage doctorate (PhD) and postgraduate students to present their research proposal or literature review or findings or issues in this conference with a very special registration fees. Case studies, abstracts of research in progress, as well as full research papers will be considered for the conference program for presentation purposes.
Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding abstract/paper submission. Please forward this announcement to your colleagues and students who may be interested. We look forward to seeing you in Boston.
With best wishes,
T: 0044 131 463 7007
F: 0044 131 608 0239
| 4th International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research |
26th to 27th May 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
All academicians, educators, and researchers are invited to participate in the 4th International conference on Multidisciplinary Research. Participants will know discoveries in research, forge collaboration and will get cross-pollinated.
Web address: http://philair.ph/conference/4thicmr2016/
Sponsored by: Philippine Association of Institutions for Research, Inc.
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