Call for Papers
July 31, 2017
Cultural History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies
Dear participants, authors and colleagues,
We are pleased to invite you to submit your research article to the International Conference on Hajj, Umrah and Ziarah (ICHUZ'2017) organised by Universiti Teknologi MARA Cawangan Sabah.
The International Conference on Hajj, Umrah and Ziarah (ICHUZ'2017) with the theme "Managing Hajj, Umrah and Ziarah : Challenges and Opportunities in the New Millennium" is intended to gather academicians, industry players as well as contemporary scholars with the aim to broaden the understanding towards Hajj, Umrah and Ziarah; especially in addressing today's issues with regards to the priorities in Islamic aspects. The main objectives of the conference include as follows :
i) To discuss the main and current issues related to Hajj, Umrah and Islamic Tourism Industry
ii) To share the management affairs on Hajj, Umrah and Ziarah/Tourism in various aspects based on the findings of current studies
iii) To become a platform of discussions related to Hajj, Umrah and Islamic Tourism sector as well as benefiting the government in formulating long term action plan
Abstract and full papers can be written in English or Bahasa Melayu. Hopefully, ICHUZ'2017 will give positive insights to the participants and open their minds to observe and understand the demand in performing Hajj, Umrah and Ziarah as well as addressing current issues, challenges and opportunities.
Venue : Universiti Teknologi MARA Cawangan Sabah, Kampus Kota Kinabalu
Date : 19th - 20th September 2017
Website : http://www.sabah.uitm.edu.my/ichuz2017
We are optimistic that ICHUZ'2017 will benefit Muslims worldwide as well as being a platform for all stakeholders in managing challenges and opportunities associated with Hajj, Umrah and Ziarah in the new millennium.
PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY :
Full papers presented at ICHUZ'2017 will be published in the conference proceedings with valid ISBN and 10 selected papers will be invited to publish in Journal of Borneo Akademika (Special Edition).
The following are the subthemes of ICHUZ'2017 (but not limited to):
- Any topics related to Hajj
- Any topics related to Umrah
- Any topics related to Ziarah/Tourism in compliance with shari'ah as well as conventional tourism
IMPORTANT DATES :
1. Abstract submission deadline : 30 May 2017
2. Registration : 15 April - 30 May 2017
3. Full paper submission : 31 July 2017
4. Conference Date : 19 - 20 September 2017
REGISTRATION AND SUBMISSION :
Registration and submission must be done electronically through the online submission form at ICHUZ'2017 website (http://sabah.uitm.edu.my/ichuz2017)
CONFERENCE FEES :
Student Presenter/Participant : RM 400
Presenter/Participant : RM 500
Government Agencies Participant : RM 500
Student Presenter/Participant : USD 250
Presenter/Participant : USD 300
Government Agencies Participant : USD 300
Payment can be made via bank deposit/atm transfer/online transfer/cheque/telegraphic transfer/bank draft/paypal to :
Account Name : Bendahari UiTM Sabah
Account Number : 10016010042360
Bank Name : Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad
SWIFT code : BIMBMYKL
Please email a copy of the transaction to us at firstname.lastname@example.org for us to verify. Please kindly write down participant's name, date and time of the transfer, country and city of origin.
Please share/forward this message to your colleagues, staff, students or anyone whom you may think interested to participate in this conference.
We look forward to seeing you there. Thank you.
Universiti Teknologi MARA Sabah Branch
Kota Kinabalu Campus
Dr Hajah Zuraidah Zaaba
Whatsapp : +60168136966