Call for Papers
The BUiD Doctoral Research Conference (2017) invites all doctoral students to submit their conference papers or extended abstracts by 15th April 2017. This conference call is open to Masters students in BUiD as well as students from other postgraduate programmes anywhere in the UAE and from BUiD’s UK Alliance universities and other participating universities, who are also invited to submit papers/extended abstracts for consideration by the Conference Editorial Board.
This third conference is an opportunity to represent your chosen disciplines with an emphasis on academic excellence based on research, discovery, innovation and collaboration with government and industry. The conference will feature plenary and interactive break-out sessions designed to support students at all levels of postgraduate study.
The conference will be attended by academics from the Concordat Alliance of UK universities and by members of the BUiD Council. The scope of the conference is for all Doctoral research students to showcase their achievements and ideas and present their work to the wider community in the format of:
• 1,000 words Extended Abstract or
• 3,500–6,000 words full Conference Paper
RM3 registered students may submit their Assignment 5 – Doctoral Research Proposal.
Attendees will benefit from opportunities to interact with the emerging community of practice at BUiD, in addition to gaining recognition, experience and an important addition to the academic CV. Awards will be presented in the awards ceremony for the best papers.
Conference topics: The conference covers all research being undertaken at BUiD; thematic sessions will be developed as abstracts and papers become available to the conference organizing committee.
Submission procedure: All BUiD students are invited to submit their papers/extended abstracts for review and feedback for improvement from the conference committee by the 15th April 2017. Submission is through the Blackboard module titled: BUiD Doctoral Research Conference 2017
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