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5TH INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH & INNOVATION CONFERENCE 2020

 THEME:
Revolutionizing Research and Innovation through Appreciation of Indigenous Knowledge

DATE AND PLACE:

15 – 17 September 2020
Online Virtual Space
Conference Overview

 

It is with great pleasure that the Directorate for Research and Postgraduate Support announce the 5th Interdisciplinary Research and Innovation Conference 2020 hosted by the Durban University of Technology.

 

The conference invites national and international researchers, innovators, postgraduate students and academics to exchange ideas in the following disciplines: Accounting, Management Sciences, Humanities, Arts, Design, Sciences, Health Sciences, Engineering, and Information Technology.

 

The conference is open to postgraduate students, academics, independent researchers, as well as Policy makers in the Research and Innovation ambience. To submit your abstract, please follow the links below.

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

 

Barbara1Professor Barbara Covarrubias Venegas         

University of Valencia

Spain

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr William MpofuDr. William Mpofu

Centre for Diversity Studies

University of Witwatersrand

 

 

 

 

 

 

PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY IN CONFERENCE ASSOCIATED JOURNALS

 

Papers submitted to the conference stand a chance of publication in any of the following indexed and DHET accredited journals. We will update the journals as we get more partners.

 

  1. Alternation: Interdisciplinary Journal for the Study of the Arts and Humanities in Southern Africa.
  2. Interdisciplinary Journal of Economics and Business Law.
  3. Pertanika Journal of Science and Technology.
  4. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science.
  5. Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities.

 

The papers will be reviewed jointly by the conference review panel and reviewers from the respective journals. The following are the conditions attached to the publication of the full papers:

 

  1. Publishing of full papers is optional.
  2. The publication process may be between 9-12 months depending on the queue on the side of the publisher.
  3. Full papers will only be considered for review after conference registration fee has been paid.
  4. The decision to accept or reject full papers is at the discretion of the journal.
  5. Email full paper to: abstracts@dut.ac.za on or by the 31st of October 2020.

 

Conference Registration Fee

 

Presenters R2000
Listeners R1000
   

 
***Conference grant available for DUT delegates. Please apply directly via the Directorate of Research and Postgraduate Support.

Registration/Abstract Submission For Presenters

 

Section A - Presenting/Corresponding author

Section B - Authors/Co-Authors

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Section C

REGISTRATION FOR LISTENERS

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Important Dates

 

Abstract submission opens       01 December 2019
Abstract submission deadline         31 July 2020
Notification of acceptance/rejection  10 August 2020
Deadline for listeners     31 August 2020  
Submission of Full papers 31 October 2020

 

Conference Program

 

15 September : Pre-conference workshop

16 September : Keynote and breakaway sessions

17 September : Keynote and breakaway sessions

 

Enquiries

 

abstracts@dut.ac.za

Please email proof of payment to: abstracts@dut.ac.za