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ICTFCP 2017 : 19th International Conference on Textiles, Fashion and Costume Pathway

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: 17ZA01ICTFCP

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICTFCP 2017: 19th International Conference on Textiles, Fashion and Costume Pathway aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Textiles, Fashion and Costume Pathway. 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 Textiles, Fashion and Costume Pathway.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Textiles, Fashion and Costume Pathway are cordially invited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

ICTFCP 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Textiles, Fashion and Costume Pathway. 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) Parametric Analysis and Optimal Design of Functionally Graded Plates Using Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm and a Hybrid Meshless Method
Foad Nazari, Seyed Mahmood Hosseini, Mohammad Hossein Abolbashari, Mohammad Hassan Abolbashari
2) Template Design Packages for Repetitive Construction Projects
Ali Youniss Aidbaiss, G. Unnikrishnan, Anoob Hakim
3) Comparison of Cyclone Design Methods for Removal of Fine Particles from Plasma Generated Syngas
Mareli Hattingh, I. Jaco Van der Walt, Frans B. Waanders
4) Improving Cleanability by Changing Fish Processing Equipment Design
Lars A. L. Giske, Ola J. Mork, Emil Bjoerlykhaug
5) The Requirements of Developing a Framework for Successful Adoption of Quality Management Systems in the Construction Industry
Mohammed Ali Ahmed, Vaughan Coffey, Bo Xia
6) Systems Engineering Management Using Transdisciplinary Quality System Development Lifecycle Model
Mohamed Asaad Abdelrazek, Amir Taher El-Sheikh, M. Zayan, A.M. Elhady
7) Achieving Design-Stage Elemental Cost Planning Accuracy: Case Study of New Zealand
Johnson Adafin, James O. B. Rotimi, Suzanne Wilkinson, Abimbola O. Windapo
8) Effectiveness of Lean Manufacturing Technologies on Improving Business Performance: A Study of Indian Manufacturing Industries
Saumyaranjan Sahoo, Sudhir Yadav
9) Designing for Sustainable Public Housing from Property Management and Financial Feasibility Perspectives
Kung-Jen Tu
10) Basic Research on Applying Temporary Work Engineering at the Design Phase
Jin Woong Lee, Kyuman Cho, Taehoon Kim
11) High Strength, High Toughness Polyhydroxybutyrate-Co-Valerate Based Biocomposites
S. Z. A. Zaidi, A. Crosky
12) Designing and Evaluating Pedagogic Conversational Agents to Teach Children
Silvia Tamayo-Moreno, Diana Pérez-Marín
13) Renewed Urban Waterfront: Spatial Conditions of a Contemporary Urban Space Typology
Beate Niemann, Fabian Pramel
14) Perception of TQM Implementation and Perceived Cost of Poor Quality: A Case Study of Local Automotive Company’s Supplier
Fakhruddin Esa, Yusri Yusof
15) Mechanical Testing of Composite Materials for Monocoque Design in Formula Student Car
Erik Vassøy Olsen, Hirpa G. Lemu