Call for papers (Submission Guidelines)
Authors should submit a paper in Malay, English or Arabic, carefully checked for correct grammar and spelling, addressing one or several of the conference areas or topics. Only original papers should be submitted. Authors are advised to follow ethical norms regarding plagiarism and self-plagiarism thoroughly before submitting and must make sure that their submissions do not substantially overlap work which has been published elsewhere or simultaneously submitted to a journal or another conference with proceedings. Papers that contain any form of plagiarism will be rejected without reviews.
Authors can submit their work in the form of a Regular Paper, representing completed and validated research, or as a Position Paper, portraying a short report of work in progress or an arguable opinion about an issue discussing ideas, facts, situations, methods, procedures or results of scientific research focused on one of the conference topic areas.
All abstracts and full papers must be submitted through the online submission platform. After the paper submission has been successfully completed, authors will receive an automatic confirmation e-mail. All the papers should be must not exceed 15 pages length including tables, figures, references and appendices. The typeface used should be Calibri, font 12 pt. (with APA format) with 1 inch margins on the left and right of the page and single spacing.
The title page must be clearly indicate:
- Title of the paper
- Name of the author(s)
- Research field
- Department(s) and affiliation(s)
- Mailing address
- Email address
- Phone numbers
- Fax number