Conference Code: 17ZA01ICUM
Conference Aims and Objectives
The ICUM 2017: 19th International Conference on Urbanism and Communication
aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Urbanism and Communication. 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 Urbanism and Communication.
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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Urbanism and Communication are cordially invited for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
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
, 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
has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Urbanism and Communication
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
|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
||January 12 - 13, 2017
Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for
Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE
before submitting your paper.
Selected Conference Papers
1) Gravitational Frequency Shifts for Photons and ParticlesJing-Gang Xie 2) Household Food Insecurity and Associated Coping Strategies in Urban, Peri-Urban and Rural Settings: A Case of Morogoro and Iringa Towns, TanzaniaU. Tumaini, J. Msuya 3) A Neural Network Classifier for Estimation of the Degree of Infestation by Late Blight on Tomato LeavesGizelle K. Vianna, Gabriel V. Cunha, Gustavo S. Oliveira 4) Accelerating the Uptake of Smart City Applications through Cloud ComputingPanagiotis Tsarchopoulos, Nicos Komninos, Christina Kakderi 5) Parametric Analysis and Optimal Design of Functionally Graded Plates Using Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm and a Hybrid Meshless MethodFoad Nazari, Seyed Mahmood Hosseini, Mohammad Hossein Abolbashari, Mohammad Hassan Abolbashari 6) Environmental Effects on Energy Consumption of Smart Grid ConsumersS. M. Ali, A. Salam Khan, A. U. Khan, M. Tariq, M. S. Hussain, B. A. Abbasi, I. Hussain, U. Farid 7) Web-Based Instructional Program to Improve Professional Development: Recommendations and Standards for Radioactive Facilities in BrazilDenise Levy, Gian M. A. A. Sordi 8) Designing Mobile Application to Motivate Young People to Visit Cultural Heritage SitesYuko Hiramatsu, Fumihiro Sato, Atsushi Ito, Hiroyuki Hatano, Mie Sato, Yu Watanabe, Akira Sasaki 9) Towards a Computational Model of Consciousness: Global Abstraction WorkspaceHalim Djerroud, Arab Ali Cherif 10) Kirchhoff’s Depth Migration over Heterogeneous Velocity Models with Ray Tracing Modeling ApproachAlok Kumar Routa, Priya Ranjan Mohanty 11) A Corporate Social Responsibility Project to Improve the Democratization of Scientific Education in Brazil Denise Levy 12) Resources and Strategies towards the Development of a Sustainable Construction Materials Industry in BotswanaG. Malumbela, E. U. Masuku 13) Cadmium Filter Cake of a Hydrometallurgical Zinc Smelter as a New Source for the Biological Synthesis of CdS Quantum DotsMehran Bakhshi, Mohammad Raouf Hosseini, Mohammadhosein Rahimi 14) Comparison of Different Techniques to Estimate Surface Soil MoistureS. Farid F. Mojtahedi, Ali Khosravi, Behnaz Naeimian, S. Adel A. Hosseini 15) Analyzing the Plausible Alternatives in Contracting the Societal Fissure Caused by Digital Divide in Sri LankaManuela Nayantara Jeyaraj