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ICAS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Anthropology and Sustainability

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

Conference Code: 17ZA01ICAS

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICAS 2017: 19th International Conference on Anthropology and Sustainability aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Anthropology and Sustainability. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Anthropology and Sustainability.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Anthropology and Sustainability are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Federated Conference

Federated conference series is an event that brings together significant number of recurring events; academic conferences, symposia, workshops, special sessions, and plenary talks in the field of science and technology since inception in 1999. Each event may run over any span of time within the conference days.

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the International Science Index (ISI), Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICAS 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Anthropology and Sustainability. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Multipurpose Agricultural Robot Platform: Conceptual Design of Control System Software for Autonomous Driving and Agricultural Operations Using Programmable Logic Controller
P. Abhishesh, B. S. Ryuh, Y. S. Oh, H. J. Moon, R. Akanksha
2) Detecting Tomato Flowers in Greenhouses Using Computer Vision
Dor Oppenheim, Yael Edan, Guy Shani
3) Viability of Smart Grids for Green IT Sustainability: Contemplated within the Context of Sri Lanka
Manuela Nayantara Jeyaraj
4) Sustainability Assessment of Municipal Wastewater Treatment
Yousra Zakaria Ahmed, Ahmed El Gendy, Salah El Haggar
5) A Biomimetic Structural Form: Developing a Paradigm to Attain Vital Sustainability in Tall Architecture
Osama Al-Sehail
6) Comparison of Traditional and Green Building Designs in Egypt: Energy Saving
Hala M. Abdel Mageed, Ahmed I. Omar, Shady H. E. Abdel Aleem
7) Evaluating the Role of Multisensory Elements in Foreign Language Acquisition
Sari Myréen
8) Biculturalism and Educational Success: The Case of the Social Justice High School in Chicago, Illinois, USA
L. Tizzi
9) A Review on Climate Change and Sustainable Agriculture in Southeast Nigeria
Jane O. Munonye
10) Sustaining the Social Memory in a Historic Neighborhood: The Case Study of Uch Dukkan Neighborhood in Ardabil City in Azerbaijani Region of Iran
Yousef Daneshvar Rouyandozagh, Ece. K. Açikgöz
11) Implementing Green IT Practices in Non-IT Industries in Sri Lanka: Contemplating the Feasibility and Methods to Ensure Sustainability
Manuela Nayantara Jeyaraj
12) Hacking's 'Between Goffman and Foucault': A Theoretical Frame for Criminology
Tomás Speziale
13) A Content Analysis of Sustainability Reporting to Frame the Heterogeneity in Corporate Environment Sustainability Practices
Venkataraman Sankaranarayanan, Sougata Ray
14) Analyzing Culture as an Obstacle to Gender Equality in a Non-Western Context: Key Areas of Conflict between International Women’s Rights and Cultural Rights in South Sudan
C. Leiber
15) A Multi-Level Approach to Improve Sustainability Performances of Industrial Agglomerations
Patrick Innocenti, Elias Montini, Silvia Menato, Marzio Sorlini

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