We are pleased to announce that the Centre for Civilisational Dialogue will convene an International Conference on Civilisational Dialogue with the theme, ‘The Dynamics of Cultural Diversity’ from 16-17 May 2017, at The Royale Chulan Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.
In celebration of the 21st Anniversary of the Centre for Civilisational Dialogue and to highlight the continuous role of the centre to bring about dialogue among civilisations and cultures in this region and beyond, this international conference is held in recognition of cultural diversity and its dynamics. This conference is our way of recognizing the crucial importance of respect and mutual understanding in harmonising cultural diversity and ensuring sustainable coexistence of cultures for social cohesion and peace. Hence, we would like to invite interested researchers, scholars and individuals to participate in and share your valuable experiences at the conferences.
‘The Dynamics of Cultural Diversity’ is our selected theme for this inaugural conference and paper submissions are welcome on the following sub-themes, but are not limited to the topics listed under each sub-theme:
Peace, Heritage & Security:
-Energy & Environment
-Archives and Digital World
Cultural Understanding & Diversity:
-Youth and the Changing World
-Language and Identity
-Organisational & Cultural Practices
-Global green economy
Diversity in Education:
-Ethics in Education
All submitted abstracts/papers will go through a blind peer review process and accepted manuscripts (that fulfil publication criteria) will be published in our associated journals with specified ISSN. Some selected manuscripts will be published in the Centre for Civilisational Dialogue publication series.
Abstract Submission due: March 15, 2017
Abstract Acceptance Notification: March 20, 2017
Full Paper Submission due: April 15, 2017
Registration and payment made by 31 March 2017 will enjoy a 10% discount.
We hope to see you there!
Dr Rosilawati Zainol,
Secretariat IConCiDi 2017,
Centre for Civilisational Dialogue,
Level 2, Siswarama Building,
University of Malaya,
50603 Kuala Lumpur,