AUTHORS GUIDELINES

E-Proceedings Formating

Abstract
Full Paper
Format
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Not more than 150 words
Not more than 7000 words (not more than 12 pages)
12 point, Times New Roman, Single Spacing, justified
References should generally follow APA Style Guidelines

The following is the suggested format for paper submissions :

Paper Title
All Authors Name, Affiliation, Email
Abstract and Keywords (Up to 5 keywords)
Introduction/Background/Objectives
Literature Review
Methodology, Findings, Analysis and Discussion
Conclusion, Limitations and Recommendations
Reference
Tables, Figures etc in their appropriate location in the paper (if applicable)

Paper Submission

Please, submit your full papers in Microsoft WORD format.

Length limit: approximately 12 pages, including abstract, diagrams tables and references.The first page should contain in the following order: The beginning of the paper with the instruction

Title
Name(s)
Institutional affiliation(s)
Abstract
Keywords
The final section will be the references in APA style

*The authors that are willing for their article to be reviewed in the Scopus indexed journal, please provide title of the article and abstract in bilingual languange (English and Bahasa Melayu). Please send two seperate files, one file with full paper in English or Bahasa Melayu. The second file, abstract and title of the article ONLY in English AND Bahasa Melayu to icomm4@kuis.edu.my.

Please use this email address: icomm3@kuis.edu.my to submit your full paper.

Please download the ICoMM 2017 Sample Full Paper Format.

For reference format, please view APA referencing format.

Please note that the forms above are set for “A4″size. If you are using any other size as your default option, please make necessary changes before printing them.

Author may send more than 1 paper (presented by the same author). However, additional paper is chargeable at USD 50 /MYR 150 per paper. No limit for papers per participant as long as additional papers are paid.

At least one of the authors must register for and present the paper at the conference. The conference proceedings will be reproduced as a digital book (PDF on a CD) with an appropriate e-ISBN number. Only papers of registered authors will be published in the proceedings. Papers submitted after 3rd September 2016 can be presented at the conference but will not appear in the proceedings.

Criteria for Best Paper Award

The paper must :

1. Empirical;
2. Align with the conference theme;
3. Will contribute to practice or industry needs; and
4. Relevant to the current issues