ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

Deadline: 31 March 2015
Applicants are advised to submit abstracts (either in English or Chinese, for presentation in Chinese Panels only) online, using the format set out below.

FORMAT

Abstracts should include the following details and sequence, and be in PDF, 12 point font.

  1. Presenter details (names, addresses, telephone numbers, email, affiliation, position & title)
  2. Title of Paper (not to exceed 20 words)
  3. Keywords (4 to 5)
  4. Abstract (between 300-500 words)

An alternative is to record your abstract in a video (mp4, wmv, or mov, 3-5 minutes) and send a link of your video to icsd2015@unisim.edu.sg. Please do not append and send your video to this email account as it will be rejected by our server.


FULL PAPER SUBMISSION

Deadline: 20 April 2015
We accept full paper from those presenters who have their abstracts been accepted previously. Full papers are not compulsory but highly recommended. Our School will publish conference proceedings online in the format of PDF with a collection of full papers.

They should be either in English or Chinese (for presentation in Chinese Panels only) and use the format set out below or download the template.

FORMAT

Paper length should not exceed 5,000 words, excluding bibliography.

Format for writing papers: title in bolded title case with Arial 14 font; content text in Times New Roman 12 font; A4 size paper, margin of 2.5cms (1 inch) on all sides (top, bottom, left, right), single-spaced, 6 point paragraph spacing before and after. List of references is recommended to follow A.P.A. style. For more information, please visit http://www.apastyle.org/index.aspx.

You may download our full paper template here. (Please save as PDF for submission).




POSTER SUBMISSION

Deadline: 31 May 2015
Applicants of poster presentation are advised to submit abstracts (either in English or Chinese, for Chinese Posters only) online, using the format set out below.

Poster abstracts should include the following details and sequence, and be in PDF, 12 point font.

  1. Title of Paper (not to exceed 20 words)
  2. Presenter(s) details (names, addresses, telephone numbers, email, affiliation, position & title)
  3. Keywords (4 to 5)
  4. Abstract (between 300-500 words)

Poster Format: Portrait, A1 size (84.1cm x 59.4cm), colour printing.

You may download our poster template here.

PRINTING & POSTING

You may contact one of the corporate vendors of our University to print your poster. The company offers a reasonably priced service and has them ready for collection at the registration counter of our conference venue. Alternatively, you may make your own arrangements to print your poster and bring it with you to the venue. There is no printing facility onsite.

On the first day of the Symposium, 7 July 2015, Tuesday, poster presenters will need to register for the conference at the registration counter of the auditorium, G/F, Block D, SIM University. You will be assigned an exhibition board or easel, provided with fixing materials.

POSTER SESSIONS

There are two poster sessions: 12.00noon-2.00pm on 7-8 July 2015. During the poster sessions, presenter(s) may stand by your posters for discussions and questions. Posters are to be displayed for the full three days of the conference from 7-9 July 2015.

SUBMISSION

Please send an abstract of the poster of 300-500 words in PDF and the poster in PowerPoint to icsd2015@unisim.edu.sg.


IMPORTANT DATES

Deadline for abstract submission 31 March 2015
Deadline for poster submission 20 April 2015
Deadline for full paper submission 20 April 2015
Online registration closes 31 May 2015
(early bird closes on 31 March 2015)
Conference date 7 - 10 July 2015


 


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