TIIKM 4th International Conference on Social Sciences (ICOSS) 2017 Colombo

  • Conference Call
  • Wel­come to the 4th Inter­na­tional Con­fer­ence on Social Sci­ences (ICOSS 2017) orga­nized by The Inter­na­tional Insti­tute of Knowl­edge Man­age­ment which will be held on Sep­tem­ber 2122, 2017 in Colombo, Sri Lanka at the Taj Samu­dra Hotel under the theme “Social Sci­ences: Towards a Sus­tain­able and Prospec­tive Future”.

    The ICOSS con­fer­ence has become a pre­mier con­fer­ence among pro­fes­sion­als, aca­d­e­mi­cians, schol­ars, researchers and activists in cre­at­ing a plat­form to dis­cuss and dis­sem­i­nate mean­ing­ful mes­sages, val­ues and prac­tices in the sub­ject of social sciences.

    In today’s con­text, it is evi­dent that the Asian and African domains offer dis­tinc­tive dynam­ics, embed­ded within global imper­a­tives around cli­mate change, sus­tain­able energy devel­op­ment, cul­tur­ally sen­si­tive poverty alle­vi­a­tion, and a greater voice for women. New transna­tional dis­courses within Asia and Africa, often look­ing east­ward rather the west­ward, ani­mate aca­d­e­mics as new vis­tas of human inter­ac­tion are made appar­ent. The Social Sci­ences have a vital role in scru­ti­niz­ing and mak­ing explicit these processes towards build­ing stronger global sus­tain­abil­ity, par­tic­u­larly within these regional domains, and as part of the global south.

    Keynote Speakers

    • Assoc. Prof. Tim Allen­der – Fac­ulty of Edu­ca­tion and Social Work, Uni­ver­sity of Syd­ney, Aus­tralia: “Teach­ing His­tor­i­cal Think­ing in Aus­tralian Class­rooms: Fem­i­nism, Global Human Rights and Ethics in the Asian con­text“
    • Prof. Deepak Kumar – Jawa­har­lal Nehru Uni­ver­sity, India: “Melt­ing Bound­aries: Bring­ing Sci­ences Closer“

    Con­fer­ence Tracks

    ICOSS 2017 wel­comes research papers on the below men­tioned tracks but not lim­ited to:

    • Child pro­tec­tion and welfare
    • Cor­po­rate social responsibility
    • Cross-​cultural studies
    • Eco­nomic and com­mu­nity development
    • Food secu­rity and human nutrition
    • Health and human well-​being
    • His­to­r­ial pre­cur­sors of cur­rent social, eco­nomic and polit­i­cal issues
    • Inclu­sive and equi­table qual­ity education
    • Law and social justice
    • Peace and con­flict resolution
    • Pol­icy evo­lu­tion and communication
    • Psy­chol­ogy of envi­ron­men­tal sus­tain­abil­ity and social oppression
    • Recov­ery and analy­sis of mate­r­ial culture
    • Social and com­mu­nity development
    • Social and eco­nomic bar­ri­ers relat­ing to the human language
    • Social fea­tures of man­age­ment, mar­ket­ing and finance
    • The­ory and prac­tice of polit­i­cal discourse
    • Value and impor­tance of sus­tain­able agri­cul­ture and the environment
    • Women and gen­der equality

    Pub­li­ca­tion Opportunities

    All accepted abstracts will be pub­lished in the con­fer­ence abstract book with ISBN. All full papers will be accepted through a dou­ble blind reviewed process and will be pub­lished elec­tron­i­cally with ISSN in pro­ceed­ings with a DOI Num­ber (DOI pre­fix: 10.17501).

    We will sub­mit the pro­ceed­ings to be indexed in the Thom­son Reuters, SCO­PUS, Mende­ley, Google Scholar and CiteU­Like for pos­si­ble Indexing.

    Papers pre­sented (oral pre­sen­ta­tions, vir­tual pre­sen­ta­tions and poster pre­sen­ta­tions) in the con­fer­ence being con­sid­ered for pos­si­ble pub­li­ca­tions in fol­low­ing jour­nals. Best selected full papers will be pub­lished for free of charge.

    • Scan­di­na­vian Jour­nal of Occu­pa­tional Ther­apy (ISSNs: 11038128, 16512014)

      Editor-​in-​Chief: Anita Björk­lund – Jönköping, Sweden

    • Review of Reli­gious Research (ISSNs: 0034-​673X, 22114866)

      Editor-​in-​Chief: Adair T Lummi

    Con­fer­ence Committee

    • Con­fer­ence Chair: Assoc. Prof. Tim Allen­der – Fac­ulty of Edu­ca­tion and Social Work, Uni­ver­sity of Syd­ney, Australia

    Sci­en­tific Committee

    • Prof. Alexandr Rozanov, Lomonosov Moscow State Uni­ver­sity, Russia
    • Assoc. Prof. Mallikar­jun Angadi, Tata Insti­tute of Social Sci­ences, India
    • Dr. (Ms) P.R.K.A. Vitha­rana, Uni­ver­sity of Per­adeniya, Sri Lanka
    • Dr. Mrs. Anu­pam Yadav, BITS-​Pilani, India
    • Dr. Push­pesh Kumar, Uni­ver­sity of Hyder­abad, India
    • Dr. Osama Ismiel Abd Elbary, Uni­ver­sity of Shar­jah, UAE
    • Assoc. Prof. Mohammed Abo Elenein, United Arab Emi­rates Uni­ver­sity, UAE
    • Dr. CHAN, Heng Choon Oliver, City Uni­ver­sity of Hong Kong, China
    • Dr. Shab­nam Bahar Malik, Iqra Uni­ver­sity, Pakistan
    • Dr. Uzma Rashid, Uni­ver­sity of Man­age­ment and Tech­nol­ogy, Pakistan
    • Dr. Sohaib Ali, Uni­ver­sity of Man­age­ment and Tech­nol­ogy, Pakistan
    • A/​Prof. Wasif Ali, Uni­ver­sity of Man­age­ment and Tech­nol­ogy, Pakistan
    • Dr. Noor Sulas­try Yurni Binti Dato’ Ahmad, Uni­ver­sity of Malaya, Malaysia
    • Dr. Rat­tana Chan­thao, Khon Kaen Uni­ver­sity, Thailand
    • Assist. Prof. Dipti Nayak,Indian Institue of Tech­nol­ogy Roor­kee, India
    • Assist. Prof. Anindya Jayanta Mishra, Indian Institue of Tech­nol­ogy Roor­kee, India
    • Dr. Wilaiporn (Kae) Kot­bungkair, Tham­masat University,Thailand
    • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Naru­mol Nirathron, Tham­masat Uni­ver­sity, Thailand
    • Dr. Hung-​dah Su, National Tai­wan Uni­ver­sity, Taiwan
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