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ICTSIESM 2017 : 19th International Conference on Technological Systems Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management

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: 17ZA01ICTSIESM

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICTSIESM 2017: 19th International Conference on Technological Systems Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Technological Systems Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management. 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 Technological Systems Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Technological Systems Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management 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

ICTSIESM 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Technological Systems Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management. 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) Web-Based Tools to Increase Public Understanding of Nuclear Technology and Food Irradiation
Denise Levy, Anna Lucia C. H. Villavicencio
2) Promoting Innovation Pedagogy in a Capacity Building Project in Indonesia
Juha Kettunen
3) Integrating Generic Skills into Disciplinary Curricula
Sitalakshmi Venkatraman, Fiona Wahr, Anthony de Souza-Daw, Samuel Kaspi
4) Detecting Major Misconceptions about Employment in ICT: A Study of the Myths about ICT Work among Females
Eneli Kindsiko, Kulno Türk
5) Template Design Packages for Repetitive Construction Projects
Ali Youniss Aidbaiss, G. Unnikrishnan, Anoob Hakim
6) An Ontology Model for Systems Engineering Derived from ISO/IEC/IEEE 15288: 2015: Systems and Software Engineering - System Life Cycle Processes
Lan Yang, Kathryn Cormican, Ming Yu
7) A Corporate Social Responsibility Project to Improve the Democratization of Scientific Education in Brazil
Denise Levy
8) The Nuclear Energy Museum in Brazil: Creative Solutions to Transform Science Education into Meaningful Learning
Denise Levy, Helen J. Khoury
9) Automated User Story Driven Approach for Web-Based Functional Testing
Mahawish Masud, Muhammad Iqbal, M. U. Khan, Farooque Azam
10) Students’ Perceptions of Mobile Learning: Case Study of Kuwait
Rana AlHajri, Salah Al-Sharhan, Ahmed Al-Hunaiyyan
11) Systems Engineering Management Using Transdisciplinary Quality System Development Lifecycle Model
Mohamed Asaad Abdelrazek, Amir Taher El-Sheikh, M. Zayan, A.M. Elhady
12) The Determination of Stress Experienced by Nursing Undergraduate Students during Their Education
Gülden Küçükakça, Şefika Dilek Güven, Rahşan Kolutek, Seçil Taylan
13) Effectiveness of Lean Manufacturing Technologies on Improving Business Performance: A Study of Indian Manufacturing Industries
Saumyaranjan Sahoo, Sudhir Yadav
14) Problem Solving in Chilean Higher Education: Figurations Prior in Interpretations of Cartesian Graphs
Verónica Díaz
15) Biculturalism and Educational Success: The Case of the Social Justice High School in Chicago, Illinois, USA
L. Tizzi