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ICVA 2017 : 19th International Conference on Visual Anthropology

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

Conference Code: 17ZA01ICVA

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICVA 2017: 19th International Conference on Visual Anthropology aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Visual Anthropology. 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 Visual Anthropology.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Visual Anthropology are cordially invited for presentation at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

ICVA 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Visual Anthropology. 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) Household Food Insecurity and Associated Coping Strategies in Urban, Peri-Urban and Rural Settings: A Case of Morogoro and Iringa Towns, Tanzania
U. Tumaini, J. Msuya
2) Web-Based Tools to Increase Public Understanding of Nuclear Technology and Food Irradiation
Denise Levy, Anna Lucia C. H. Villavicencio
3) Designing Mobile Application to Motivate Young People to Visit Cultural Heritage Sites
Yuko Hiramatsu, Fumihiro Sato, Atsushi Ito, Hiroyuki Hatano, Mie Sato, Yu Watanabe, Akira Sasaki
4) Impact of Egypt’s Energy Demand on Oil and Gas Power Systems Environment
Moustafa Osman Mohamed
5) A Study of Primary School Parents’ Interaction with Teachers’ in Malaysia
Shireen Simon
6) Seasonal Influence on Environmental Indicators of Beach Waste
Marcus C. Garcia, Giselle C. Guimarães, Luciana H. Yamane, Renato R. Siman
7) Community Perceptions and Attitudes Regarding Wildlife Crime in South Africa
Louiza C. Duncker, Duarte Gonçalves
8) A Corporate Social Responsibility Project to Improve the Democratization of Scientific Education in Brazil
Denise Levy
9) Impact of Flexibility on Patient Satisfaction and Behavioral Intention: A Critical Reassessment and Model Development
Pradeep Kumar, Shibashish Chakraborty, Sasadhar Bera
10) The Nuclear Energy Museum in Brazil: Creative Solutions to Transform Science Education into Meaningful Learning
Denise Levy, Helen J. Khoury
11) Impact of Coal Mining on River Sediment Quality in the Sydney Basin, Australia
A. Ali, V. Strezov, P. Davies, I. Wright, T. Kan
12) Nutrition and Food Safety as Strategic Assets
Daniel C. S. Lim, W. Y. Tan
13) Rotorcraft Performance and Environmental Impact Evaluation by Multidisciplinary Modelling
Pierre-Marie Basset, Gabriel Reboul, Binh DangVu, Sébastien Mercier
14) Viability of Smart Grids for Green IT Sustainability: Contemplated within the Context of Sri Lanka
Manuela Nayantara Jeyaraj
15) Analyzing the Plausible Alternatives in Contracting the Societal Fissure Caused by Digital Divide in Sri Lanka
Manuela Nayantara Jeyaraj

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