Instructions for Submission of Proposals for Posters,Oral Papers, Workshops and Panel Discussion
We are inviting proposals for posters, oral papers, workshops and panel discussion. We look forward to proposals that address any of the topics falling within the scope of the conference themes.
1) Instructions for Submission of a Proposal for Oral paper or PosterWe welcome the submission of both oral papers and posters. For both modes of presentation authors are invited to submit abstracts of no more than 400 words in English on original research for peer review. Abstracts should be sent via email to , on or before Aug 15, 2010. Those accepted will be presented as oral papers/posters at the conference. Abstract of the proposed poster should state clearly the purpose, methodology and expected conclusions of the work to be described in the final poster paper.
Abstracts will be reviewed and selected by the Scientific Committee for oral or poster presentations based on scientific merit and suitability. Authors may indicate preference for oral or poster presentation. However, the Scientific Committee will make the final decision as to how the abstract is to be presented. The Committee may require full poster/oral paper revision before final approval and reserve the right to reject any proposal that does not meet content or presentation expectations. Posters/oral papers accepted will be published in the Conference Abstract Book. Please read the below guidelines carefully prior to your abstract submission.
Poster and Oral Paper Submission Guidelines:
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2) Instructions for Submission of a Proposal for a WorkshopProposals from those who would like to facilitate a workshop for conference participants are welcome. Workshop abstracts will be listed in the Conference Abstract Book.
Interested individuals should submit an abstract of no more than 400 words on or before August 15. Abstract of the proposed workshop should state clearly the activity, purpose and expected outcomes of the workshop. In addition, the proposal should indicate the duration of the workshop (preferred duration is 2 hours) and if it requires a particular type of space.
The Scientific Committee will review all proposals for suitability. The decision of the Committee on whether to accept a submission is final.
3) Instructions for Submission of a Proposal for a Plenary Session/ Panel DiscussionProposals from those who would like to facilitate a panel discussion are welcomed. The conference will set aside space for those who wish to pursue discussion of a particular topic or issue.
Interested individuals should submit an abstract of no more than 400 words, on or before August 15. Abstract of the proposed panel should state clearly the activity, purpose and expected outcomes of the panel. In addition, the proposal should indicate the duration of the panel discussion (preferred duration is 2 hours).
Proposed topics will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee . Authors may request their position papers to be subject to blind peer review, in this case position papers should be submitted no latter than August 30, 2010. Position papers peer reviewed and accepted for panels will be published in the Conference Proceedings as short papers. Short paper should follow conference writing format and should be about 2500-3500 words in length. Papers submitted for publication as short papers should not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. The decision of Scientific Committee on whether to accept a submission is final.
• Authors of oral papers and posters as well as workshop leaders and panel discussion members are responsible for meeting the costs of their registration, travel and accommodation.
• Proposals are to be submitted by email to Conference Secretariat at (). Submissions should be in PDF or MS Word format.
|Scientific Committee Co-Chairs|
|Jamal Al-Qawasmi, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia
Yahya Alshawabkeh, Hashemite University, Jordan
Fabio Remondino, Bruno Kessler Foundation - FBK, Italy
|International Scientific Committee
|Andreas Georgopoulos, National Technical University of Athens, Greece|
|Alan Chalmers, University of Warwick, UK|
|Armin Gruen, ETH Zurich,Switzerland|
|Chengzhi Peng, University of Sheffield, UK|
|Cliff Ogleby, University of Melbourne, Australia|
|Devrim Akca, Isik University, Turkey|
|Elizabeth Louden, Texas Tech University, USA|
|Erik Champion, Massey University, New Zealand|
|Fotis Liarokapis, Coventry University, UK|
|Fulvio Rinaudo, Politecnico di Torino, Italy|
|Grazia Tucci, University of Florence, Italy|
|Hafizur Rahaman,Khulna University, Bangladesh|
|Halim Setan, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia|
|Hirofumi Chikatsu, Tokyo Denki University, Japan|
|Holly Rushmeier, Yale University, USA|
|José Luis Lerma, Universidad Politécnica De Valencia, Spain|
|Klaus Hanke, University of Innsbruck, Austria|
|Livio De Luca, MAP-Gamsau Laboratory (CNRS/MCC), France|
|Luis Mateus, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal|
|Marco Gaiani,Università di Bologna, Italy|
|Mario Santana Quintero,
University of Leuven, Belgium
|Michele A. Chiuini, Ball State University, USA|
|Naif Haddad, Qieen Rania Institute of Tourism and Heritage, Jordan|
|Norbert Haala, Stuttgart University, Germany|
|Pierre Grussenmeyer, INSA Strasbourg, France|
|Samer Al-Ratrout, German Jordanian University, Jordan|
|Zulkepli Majid, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia|