We are extremely happy to invite you for a two day International Conference on Social Science: Toward a New Paradigm scheduled to be held on 15 - 16 May 2015 at Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari (80 Kms from Thiruvananthapuram (TRIVANDRUM) Airport), Tamil Nadu, India. The Conference is organized by the EAST (Environmental Advisory for Sustainable Trust) Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India.
EAST (Environmental Advisory for Sustainable Trust) is a registered Trust (Reg. No. 1544/10) based in Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu with the motto “SAVE US”. Its aim is to achieve sustainable development in environment by improving the social, economic and physical environment for the benefit of the communities.
Kanyakumari District (also spelled Kanniyakumari or Kanniakumari District) is the southern tip of peninsular India. It is bordered on the west, by Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala state and by Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu, to the north and east. It is sometimes referred to as "Land's End". The southeastern boundary is the Gulf of Mannar (Bay of Bengal) on the south and the southwest, the boundaries are the Indian Ocean and the Arabian Sea.
This conference is an interdisciplinary, International Conference that invites academics and independent scholars and researchers from around the world to meet and exchange the latest ideas and discuss issues in the fields of Social Sciences. This conference is to provide a forum for academics, researchers and professionals from industry and academia to discuss new concepts, progressive methodologies and innovative practices in social science. The conference will also include a variety of presenters, representing wide range of disciplines.
The deliberations of the conference will focus on varied themes such as Environment, Economics, Education, Law and Women Empowerment. This conference will explore issues concerned and throw open discussion on how new resources could be employed that would lead towards remedial actions when required. The conference will also focus on empirical work and case studies from around the world, which can offer new insights and best practice guidance.
The main themes of the Conference are Environment, Economics, Education, Law and Women Empowerment. The sub themes are
Exploitation on Natural Resource Consumption
Trade in Services
Poverty – Past and Future
Foreign Direct Investment
Micro Credit and Banking
International Economy and Industry
Education and Social and Political Movements
Educational Change through Technologies
Educational Research and Development
Education and Sustainable Development
Economics of Education
Women and Leadership
Women and Media
Women and Cyber World
Women and Education
Women and Sports
War Crimes and Terrorism
Healthcare, Safety and Bioethics
Corruption and Money Laundering
Indigenous and Cultural Property Rights
The paper should be an original contribution, including on-going / completed / unpublished research work, highlighting the mentioned thrust areas.
An abstract and full paper should be submitted via Email to email@example.com. Abstract and full paper must be submitted and presented only in English.
On the title page of your abstract, please indicate the following
- The name(s) of the author(s)
- A Concise and informative title
- The affiliation(s) and address(es) of the author(s)
- The e-mail address, telephone and fax numbers of the corresponding author
Your paper must be limited to 2500 words (strictly 4-6 pages, A4 size, excluding the tables and references) and must include a title page, introduction, theoretical framework, methodological framework, data analysis and findings, conclusion, references including annexure and tables.
Format conditions: APA citation / reference style, Times New Roman font, font size 12 for text, 13 for sub heading and 14 for main heading, line spacing 1.5. The author (s) should submit the soft copy of the paper in word file only to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Indian Participants should pay the registration fee paid only by Demand Draft drawn in favour of ‘EAST’ payable at Tirunelveli. Persons who accompany them also must pay the full fee. The foreign delegates shall pay the registration fee on the spot.
Registration Fee for the Indian Delegates
Rs. 3500 - Indian Students and scholars
Rs. 5000 - Indian Faculty Members
Rs. 2500 - Indian Participants
Registration Fee for the Foreign Delegates
Rs. 7000 - Foreign Students and scholars
Rs. 10000 - Foreign Faculty Members
Rs. 5000 - Foreign Participants
The Registration Fees Includes (In-Person Participants)
An Invoice of the Registration fee
In-Person Conference Session Presentation
Four Snack / Coffee Breaks (Daily, Morning and Afternoon)
Two Conference Lunch Buffets, 1st day Dinner
Printed Publication (Journal with ISSN or Conference Proceeding ISBN)
Participation / Presentation Certificate
Before the conference the selected papers will be published in conference proceeding with ISBN and the selected high quality papers will be published in the following International Journals with ISSN. The published papers will be released at the time of the conference and a few copies will also be sent to libraries in universities and study centre.
1. The International Journal for Environmental Protection and Rural Development
ISSN: 2249 – 4376
2. The International Journal for Economics and Business Management
ISSN: 2250 – 2750
3. The International Journal for Research and Development in Environmental Education
ISSN: 2277 – 7571
The conference will also have the privilege of honoring the participants with the following awards.
Best Paper Award
Best Presentation Award
Best Student Award Paper and Presentation / Local
Best Student Award Paper and Presentation / International
We provide accommodation for foreign paper presenters and participants and also we provide accommodation for Indian paper presenters and participants only on specific request at free of cost.
• Fee once paid is not refundable under any circumstances such as of disqualification of the paper or non-participation.
• Only the conference committee has all rights in the process of selection of the papers.
• Attendance certificate will be made available on request.
• No entry shall be entertained after the below mentioned date.
• The organizer reserves the right at its sole discretion to postpone or change the venue, date and / or time of the conference – if situation warrants.
Abstract with full paper:16 March 2015
Notification : Usually within two weeks of submission
Conference Date :15 – 16 May 2015
The Organizing Secretary
+91 8903281436 / +91 8903671436
No. 47, 2nd Street
Tirunelveli – 627002
email@example.com / www.eastrust.org