Topic: Conference

Aristotle believes in you!

April 3rd, 2017    Admin    Blog, Conference

So, you have decided to present a paper at an academic conference and furthermore have been selected to do so.  Now the euphoria has passed and the realization of conducting an effective conference presentation in front of your peers and potential new contacts has dawned on you and you need to do a good job.  Do not panic! read more…

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Publishing online, the way to academic discourse success

January 29th, 2017    Admin    Conference, Journals

In 1665, academics experienced the first look at an academic journal published in print form. Print form journals had been the tried and tested way of publishing for the following 300 odd years. Now, with the onset of the 21st century bringing great technological advances, the internet provides the opportunity for online academic journal articles to be disseminated, translated, referred to and critiqued by academics worldwide.  Journal articles are vital for academic discourse.  Two examples of prominent online academic journals are: Asia Pacific Journal of Advanced Business and Social Studies and Asia Pacific Journal of Contemporary Education and Communication Technology. read more…

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Academic conferences – to go or not to go

November 6th, 2016    Admin    Conference

Academic conferences are essential to all research disciplines.  Aside from written publications, such as research journals and books, academic conferences provide the best opportunity for academics to form connections with the academic world, separate from their own research institution or project. For academics, it is worthwhile to organise such major events, usually without the aid of an event planner and despite limited budgets and time. read more…

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How to create a conference code of conduct

September 19th, 2016    Admin    Conference

What comes to your mind when you hear the word conference? A formal meeting held away from your office for you to relax as you talk about business. Many people are jubilant to be involved in conferences because they view it as a place of relaxation which is true, but this can make them loose focus and deter them from achieving what they were meant to benefit from at the conference. For this reason, facilitators of conferences have opted to come up with a code of conduct to carb this mentality. read more…

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Selecting Good Keynote Speakers for Your Conference

August 10th, 2016    Admin    Conference, Journals

When people attend a conference, one of the aspects that leaves a lasting impression in their minds is the speaker. The success of your event relies heavily on the speakers present, among other factors. Choosing excellent keynote and session speakers can be tasking. We’ve gathered a few tips to help you along. read more…

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