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ICPGAD 2017 : 19th International Conference on Population Geography and Allied Disciplines

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: 17ZA01ICPGAD

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICPGAD 2017: 19th International Conference on Population Geography and Allied Disciplines aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Population Geography and Allied Disciplines. 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 Population Geography and Allied Disciplines.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Population Geography and Allied Disciplines are cordially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

ICPGAD 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Population Geography and Allied Disciplines. 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) Accelerating the Uptake of Smart City Applications through Cloud Computing
Panagiotis Tsarchopoulos, Nicos Komninos, Christina Kakderi
2) Kirchhoff’s Depth Migration over Heterogeneous Velocity Models with Ray Tracing Modeling Approach
Alok Kumar Routa, Priya Ranjan Mohanty
3) The Association between C-Reactive Protein and Hypertension of Different United States Participants Categorized by Ethnicity: Applying the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey from 1999-2010
Ghada Abo-Zaid
4) The Nexus between Migration and Human Security: The Case of Ethiopian Female Migration to Sudan
Anwar Hassen Tsega
5) International Migration of Highly Skilled Indian Professionals: A Case Study of Indian IT Professionals in Japan, Preliminary Results
Rimpi Rani
6) Family Relationships and Coping with the Stress of Young People from Migrant Families with Cerebral Palsy
A. Gagat-Matuła
7) Labour Migration in Russia in the Context of Russia’s National Security Problem
A. V. Dolzhikova
8) A Descriptive Study on Psychiatric Morbidity among Nurses Working in Selected Hospitals of Udupi and Mangalore Districts Karnataka, India
Tessy Treesa Jose, Sripathy M. Bhat
9) The Interaction between Human and Environment on the Perspective of Environmental Ethics
Mella Ismelina Farma Rahayu
10) Urban and Rural Population Pyramids in Georgia Since 1950s
Shorena Tsiklauri, Avtandil Sulaberidze, Nino Gomelauri
11) Influence of Hydrolytic Degradation on Properties of Moisture Membranes Used in Fire-Protective Clothing
Rachid El Aidani, Phuong Nguyen-Tri, Toan Vu-Khanh
12) The Methodology of Out-Migration in Georgia
Shorena Tsiklauri
13) Spatial Resilience of the Ageing Population in the Romanian Functional Urban Areas
Marinela Istrate, Ionel Muntele, Alexandru Bănică
14) Immigration and Gender Equality – An Analysis of the Labor Market Characteristics of Turkish Migrants Living in Germany
C. Asarkaya, S. Z. Siretioglu Girgin
15) Phthalate Exposure among Roma Population in Slovakia
Miroslava Šidlovská, Ida Petrovičová, Tomáš Pilka, Branislav Kolena