Conference Code: 17IT09ICISS
Conference Aims and Objectives
The ICISS 2017: 19th International Conference on Immigration and Settlement Studies
aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Immigration and Settlement Studies. 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 Immigration and Settlement Studies.
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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Immigration and Settlement Studies are cordially invited for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 Immigration and Settlement Studies
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
||July 31, 2017
|Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
||August 10, 2017
|Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline
||August 18, 2017
||September 18 - 19, 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) Accelerating the Uptake of Smart City Applications through Cloud ComputingPanagiotis Tsarchopoulos, Nicos Komninos, Christina Kakderi 2) Kirchhoff’s Depth Migration over Heterogeneous Velocity Models with Ray Tracing Modeling ApproachAlok Kumar Routa, Priya Ranjan Mohanty 3) An Analysis of the Relationship between Manufacturing Growth and Economic Growth in South Africa: A Cointegration ApproachJohannes T. Tsoku, Teboho J. Mosikari, Diteboho Xaba, Thatoyaone Modise 4) Smuggling of Migrants as an Influential Factor on National Security, Economic and Social LifeJordan Georgiev Deliversky 5) Economics of Oil and Its Stability in the Gulf Region Al Mutawa A. Amir, Liaqat Ali, Faisal Ali 6) Optimal Resource Configuration and Allocation Planning Problem for Bottleneck Machines and Auxiliary ToolsYin-Yann Chen, Tzu-Ling Chen 7) Analyzing Culture as an Obstacle to Gender Equality in a Non-Western Context: Key Areas of Conflict between International Women’s Rights and Cultural Rights in South SudanC. Leiber 8) Assessing the Sheltering Response in the Middle East: Studying Syrian Camps in Jordan Lara A. Alshawawreh, R. Sean Smith, John B. Wood 9) Entrepreneurship Education as a 21st Century Strategy for Economic Growth and Sustainable DevelopmentM. Fems Kurotimi, Agada Franklin, Godsave Aladei, Opigo Helen 10) Measures for Limiting Corruption upon Migration Wave in EuropeJordan Georgiev Deliversky 11) Myths of Thangal Origin from an Anthropological PerspectiveMonoranjan Maibam, Arundhati Maibam, Bojen Akoijam 12) The Need for Including Hepatitis a Vaccine in Routine Childhood Immunization Programs in Europe as a Response to the Influx of Refugees from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) RegionsS. Ramia, N. Melhem, K. Kreidieh 13) The Effects of an Immigration Policy on the Economic Integration of Migrants and on Natives’ Attitudes: The Case of Syrian Refugees in TurkeyS. Zeynep Siretioglu Girgin, Gizem Turna Cebeci 14) Understanding Innovation by Analyzing the Pillars of the Global Competitiveness IndexUjjwala Bhand, Mridula Goel 15) Evaluating the Nexus between Energy Demand and Economic Growth Using the VECM Approach: Case Study of Nigeria, China, and the United StatesRita U. Onolemhemhen, Saheed L. Bello, Akin P. Iwayemi
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