Conference Code: 17ZA01ICPF
Conference Aims and Objectives
The ICPF 2017: 19th International Conference on Philosophy of Food
aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Philosophy of Food. 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 Philosophy of Food.
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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Philosophy of Food are cordially invited for presentation at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 Philosophy of Food
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) Impact of HIV/AIDS on Food Security in Pala Sub-Location, Bondo District, KenyaS. B. Otieno, Were Fred, E. W. Kabiru, K. Waza 2) Promoting Biofuels in India: Assessing Land Use Shifts Using Econometric Acreage Response ModelsY. Bhatt, N. Ghosh, N. Tiwari 3) Food Security in the Middle East and North AfricaSara D. Garduño-Diaz, Philippe Y. Garduño-Diaz 4) Food Security in Nigeria: An Examination of Food Availability and Accessibility in NigeriaChimaobi Valentine Okolo, Chizoba Obidigbo 5) Eco-Agriculture for Effective Solid Waste Management in Minna, NigeriaA. Abdulkadir, Y. M. Bello, A. A. Okhimamhe, H. Ibrahim, M. B. Matazu, L. S. Barau 6) Ecoliteracy and Pedagogical Praxis in the Multidisciplinary University Greenhouse toward the Food Security StrengtheningCitlali Aguilera Lira, David Lynch Steinicke, Andrea León Garcia 7) Nutritional Potential and Traditional Uses of High Altitude Wild Edible Plants in Eastern Himalayas, IndiaHui Tag, Jambey Tsering, Pallabi Kalita Hui, Baikuntha Jyoti Gogoi, Vijay Veer 8) Food Security in India: A Case Study of Kandi Region of PunjabSavita Ahlawat, Dhian Kaur 9) Impact of Interventions by Consortium for Improving Agriculture-based Livelihoods in Central Africa (CIALCA) on Food and Nutrition Security of Farmer HouseholdsEkesa B. Nakhauka, De Lange M., Macharia I., Garming H., Ouma E., Birachi E., Van Asten P., Van-Lauwe B., Blomme G. 10) Analysis of Food Security Situation among Nigerian Rural FarmersVictoria A. Okwoche, Benjamin C. Asogwa 11) Food Deserts and the Sociology of Space: Distance to Food Retailers and Food Insecurity in an Urban American NeighborhoodBrian J. Thomas 12) Survey of Impact of Production and Adoption of Nanocrops on Food SecuritySahar Dehyouri, Seyed Jamal Farajollah Hosseini