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ICLSS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Life Sciences and Sustainability

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICLSS

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICLSS 2017: 19th International Conference on Life Sciences 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 Life Sciences 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 Life Sciences 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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Life Sciences and Sustainability are cordially invited for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

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICLSS 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Life Sciences 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 WASET'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) Viability of Smart Grids for Green IT Sustainability: Contemplated within the Context of Sri Lanka
Manuela Nayantara Jeyaraj
2) Sustainability Assessment of Municipal Wastewater Treatment
Yousra Zakaria Ahmed, Ahmed El Gendy, Salah El Haggar
3) 21st Century Biotechnological Research and Development Advancements for Industrial Development in India
Monisha Isaac
4) The Role of User Participation on Social Sustainability: A Case Study on Four Residential Areas
Hasan Taştan, Ayşen Ciravoğlu
5) A Strategic Sustainability Analysis of Electric Vehicles in EU Today and Towards 2050
Sven Borén, Henrik Ny
6) Governance Commitment and Time Differences in Aspects of Sustainability Reporting in Nigerian Banks
Nwobu Obiamaka, Owolabi Akintola
7) Monitoring of Key Indicators of Sustainable Tourism in the Jalapão State Park/Tocantins: A Case Study of Environmental Indicators
Veruska C. Dutra, Afonso R. Aquino
8) A Reference Framework Integrating Lean and Green Principles within Supply Chain Management
M. Bortolini, E. Ferrari, F. G. Galizia, C. Mora
9) Land-Use Suitability Analysis for Merauke Agriculture Estates
Sidharta Sahirman, Ardiansyah, Muhammad Rifan, Edy-Melmambessy
10) An Assessment on the Effect of Participation of Rural Woman on Sustainable Rural Water Supply in Yemen
Afrah Saad Mohsen Al-Mahfadi
11) Investigation of Spatial Changes in the Context of Cultural Sustainability
Aslı Taş, Şebnem Ertaş
12) Managers’ Capacity Building for Institutional Sustainability Performance
Analiza Acuña-Villacorte
13) The Integrated Urban Strategies Based on Deep Urban History and Modern Technology Study: Tourism and Leisure Industries as Driving Force to Reactivate Historical Area
Cheng Li, Jie Shen, Yutian Tang
14) Preferences of Electric Buses in Public Transport; Conclusions from Real Life Testing in Eight Swedish Municipalities
Sven Borén, Lisiana Nurhadi, Henrik Ny
15) Using Genetic Algorithms to Outline Crop Rotations and a Cropping-System Model
Nicolae Bold, Daniel Nijloveanu