Since the establishment of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) as a regional organization in 1967, it has played a significant role most importantly related to regional affairs and has also given notable contribution to the international arena. Undisputedly, ASEAN has been successfully fostering good relations among its members since its foundation. After completing the first period of its vision of an integrated regional community (ASEAN Community 2015), ASEAN is now preparing for the launch of ASEAN Community Vision 2025, supported by ASEAN Connectivity 2025.
As a study center focusing primarily and solely on ASEAN, in collaboration with the Directorate General of ASEAN Cooperation, Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Center of ASEAN Studies Andalas University, will be hosting the International Conference on ASEAN (IC-ASEAN) as a platform to evaluate past actions, to discuss present issues, and to provide an outlook for the future of ASEAN.
Aims and Scope
The International Conference on ASEAN (IC-ASEAN) is a multidisciplinary conference which covers a broad range of area. The sub theme will be divided into two large categories focusing on ASEAN Community 2015 and 2025 also ASEAN Connectivity 2025. The sub theme related to ASEAN Community will cover issues related to the three pillars (Political-security Community, Economic Community and Social-cultural Community). Meanwhile the ASEAN Connectivity sub theme will include issues within the key areas (Physical Connectivity, Institutional Connectivity and People-to-people Connectivity.
ASEAN POLITICAL-SECURITY COMMUNITY
High Politic Issues
Traditional Security Issues
Law and Legality
Non-Traditional Security Issues
ASEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY
Free Market Agenda
Agriculture & Forestry
Telecommunications & IT
Science & Technology
Energy and Minerals
ASEAN SOCIO-CULTURAL COMMUNITY
Poverty Eradication & Social Welfare
Maritime Transport and Inland Waterways
Framework Agreements on Transport
Single Shipping Market
ASEAN Free Trade Area
PEOPLE TO PEOPLE CONNECTIVITY
Virtual Learning Resource Centers
Visa Exemptions and Tourism
Instructions for Authors
I. TYPES OF REGISTRATION
There are three types of participant registrations for IC-ASEAN:
1. Publishing Presenter:
This author’s research which will be presented in the conference and their manuscripts will be published in the conference’s proceeding (SCOPUS indexed).
2. Non-publishing Presenter:
This participant will present their paper at the conference, however they will not be publishing their manuscript in the conference proceeding.
Attending participants only (Students are included into this category).
II. DEADLINES & TEMPLATES
Publishing and Non-Publishing Presenters must submit their abstract within the conference submission timeline (by August 10, 2019) and follow the IC-ASEAN abstract guidelines and template. Specifically for Publishing Presenters, full papers may be submitted after the conference, the latest on September 20th, 2019. The conference abstract and paper guidelines can be found on the Registration page. Accepted files formats for abstract is only Microsoft Word. The abstract of a research paper consists summary of the article’s purpose, main points, method, research findings, and conclusion. The abstract’s length should be a minimum of 150 words and a maximum of 250 words and be confined within a single paragraph. While the first line of the abstract is not indented, the line containing the keywords that directly follow the paragraph should be indented. Acronyms or abbreviated words should be defined in the abstract.
KEYWORDS: Times New Roman, 10pt, italic, 3-6 words, ex: Convection, Computational methods, Heat exchanger, Cooling turbine blade, Film cooling, High temperature (*please check your keywords first in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov>mesh )
Guidelines for Reviewers
Reviewing a manuscript written by a fellow scientist is a privilege. However, it is a time-consuming responsibility. Hence, the committee, authors, and audiences appreciate your willingness to accept this responsibility and your dedication. We use a double-blind peer-review process that is rapid and fair, and also ensures a high quality of articles published. If the committee has invited you to review a manuscript, please consider the following:
Reviewing manuscript critically, but constructively and preparing detailed comments about the manuscript to help authors improve their work
Reviewing multiple versions of a manuscript as necessary
Providing all required information within established deadlines
Making recommendations to the editor regarding the suitability of the manuscript for publication in the journal
Declaring to the editor any potential conflicts of interest with respect to the authors or the content of a manuscript they are asked to review
Reporting possible research misconducts
Suggesting alternative reviewers in case they cannot review the manuscript for any reasons
Treating the manuscript as a confidential document
Not making any use of the work described in the manuscript
Not communicating directly with authors, if somehow they identify the authors
Not identifying themselves to authors
Not passing on the assigned manuscript to another reviewer
Ensuring that the manuscript is of high quality and original work
Informing the editor if he/she finds the assigned manuscript is under consideration in any other publication to his/her knowledge
Writing review report in English only
Authoring a commentary for publication related to the reviewed manuscript.