The 2nd Annual Conference of the International Society for Academics in Research (ISfAR)
CALL FOR PAPERS
ISfAR2020 is an international refereed conference that is dedicated to the advancement of the world of research. It provides a platform to share and deliberate research and innovative scholarly ideas of education academics in all spheres of teaching and learning. Through conferences and publications, education scholars can network, debate and stimulate research and innovative ideas for quality education in the 21st Century. All the articles are subjected to rigorous blind peer review process and only successful articles will be published in a special edition of a journal accredited by the department of South African Higher Education and Training (DHET); and in the African Journal of Educational Research (AJER) with ISSN 2591-6998.
We invite action researchers, community activists, practitioners in education, healthcare, and human services, youth workers, culture workers, university faculty and students, and interested individuals from community-based organizations and initiatives to submit an abstract based on the 2019 Annual conference theme.
Scope of the conference are not limited to:
Education, Business, Science, Technology, Engineering, Law, Health, Tourism, Government & Humanities, Languages, Law, and other related topic in Social Sciences.
Theme: Education in the Fourth Industrial Revolution
The ISfAR 2020 topics include but not limited to the following:
Art and Design Education
Business and Management
Communication and Multimedia
Government and Humanities
Communication and Multimedia
Economic and management science
Accounting and Finance
Technology and Information Technology
Tourism and Environmental Management
Visual Arts Studies
Abstract Submission Deadline
30 March 2020
Final Paper (Camera-Ready) Submission Deadline
10 May 2020
Early Bird Registration and payment Deadline
15 March 2020
Late Registration and payment Deadline (for Authors)
30 May 2020
14 - 16 July 2020
Only one full paper will be accepted per author, Additional papers will be charged page fee.
PAPER SUBMISSION FORMAT
Abstract Submission format
The abstract should provide a summary of the paper in 300 - 500 words. It should include the name of the author(s), the institutional/organization affiliation(s), and the email address(es) of the author(s).
Please indicate at end of the abstract:
1) The type of presentation that you wish to give at the conference (i.e. Oral or Poster).
2) If you would like to chair a session
Full Paper Submission Format
Page size: A4 (29.7 × 21.0 cm)
Margins: 2.54 cm on all sides.
Font type: Times New Roman
Line space: Single.
Word Limit: The paper should be 3500 – 4500 words in length (including references, tables, graphs, and figures). Extra pages will be charged at $50 per page.
Title: Centered, 14 point sizes, Bold
Authors, affiliation: Centered, 12 point sizes, italic, superscripts of different affiliation (1, 2, …)
Main text: Times New Roman, 12 point sizes.
The paper should include but not limited to the following:
1. Purpose/objectives of the paper
2. Conceptual/theoretical background or framework
3. Methods/ techniques
6. References (APA style).
FORMAT OF PRESENTATIONS
Presentations will either be oral or in poster form. Oral presentation will consist of three presentations in a 60-minute session.
PAPER REVIEW AND ACCEPTANCE POLICY
ISfAR 2020 welcomes papers on any of the areas listed above. The abstract will be reviewed by experts in the field to determine their suitability for presentation at the conference. Full papers will be subjected to double blind reviews and based on the reviewers comments the editorial board will take a decision to accepted the paper or not.
KEYNOTE AND WORKSHOP SESSIONS
The conference will offer keynote and workshop sessions by the following reputable scholars.
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FEES
Early Bird Registration (on or before 15 March 2020)
Late Registration (After 30 May 2020)
Students' registration fee (discounted)
Registration covers all conference materials – program, book of abstract, proceedings, Publication of one Paper, teas, lunches, and admission to all conference program and annual membership fee of International Society for Academic Researchers (ISfAR).
Participants may book their accommodation at the conference venue or any of the other hotels close to the venue.