General Information

The 17th Globelics International Conference



Paper Submission

We encourage scholars at scientific institutions, universities, enterprises and public sector institutions to take this opportunity to present their work to leading scholars in the field of innovation and development. We especially encourage young researchers to submit papers.

Papers for oral presentations and poster presentation must be written in English, and the selected ones must be presented at the conference in English. Submission of full paper (in PDF) not exceeding 12,000 words (including notes, tables, appendices, list of references, etc.) should be made via the online submission form available at the Conference website. The selection of papers is based on a peer review process that focuses on relevance, academic quality and originality. Globelics reserves the right to use available software to control for plagiarism and to take appropriate action in such cases.

Special Sessions

The Globelics Annual Conference 2020 will include Special Sessions that complement the regular program with new and emerging topics of interest to the Globelics community, in particular those that are aligned with the theme of the conference. The purpose of the special session is to provide a platform for highlighting state state-of-the-art, current research directions and recent significant findings in the field of Innovation and Development.

Travel support

Faculty members and PhD students from low-income and lower-middle income countries with accepted papers to the conference can apply for travel support (full or partial). Application for travel support must be submitted at the same time as submission of paper. Application for travel support does not guarantee it. Further information on procedure for application of travel support will be available on the conference website.

To apply for Travel Support. Go to ConfTool and upload this form

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