Full paper submission deadline extension

Due to a number of requests, the deadline for full paper submission is extended to 16th June 2017. Please submit your paper before the deadline following the guidelines as available in http://www.buildresilience.org/2017/index.php/guidelines-for-authors. If you have any difficulties, please contact the conference organiser at conference2017@buildresilience.org.  

 

 

 

Guidelines for authors of academic full papers and doctoral school full papers

 

 

Dear authors,

We have had an excellent response with over 300 abstracts submitted for the 7th International Conference on Building Resilience, to be held in Bangkok Thailand from 27th to 29th November 2017. Below we provide an update on the next stages of the full paper submission, peer review process and registration details for Academic Presentation, Policy and Practice Presentation, Doctoral School, and Poster Competition.

 

Submitting your full paper

  • Please got to the submission portal, and login using your account detail.
  • Click the paper button button next to your abstract title to proceed to your paper status details.
  • On your paper status page, please go to 'paper details' section, and click 'upload' button next to your 'full paper' information.
  • Upload your paper accordingly. Please make sure that your paper is written on the template provided and meets the requirement as set in the author guidelines

 

Academic Presentation

  • Abstract and full paper submission required, and the full paper is subject to double-blind peer review.
  • Full papers submitted for peer review should be anonymised, with no author details included on the manuscript.
  • Each accepted paper from a registered delegate will be published in an issue of Elsevier Procedia Engineering.
  • Each paper must be no longer than eight pages within this template, which includes the title, abstract, main paper text, tables, figures, references, acknowledgments etc. References and images should be formatted in accordance with the Procedia Engineering guide for authors.
  • The registered delegate fee includes the costs associated with one paper in Elsevier Procedia Engineering.
  • An additional paper fee is payable for a second paper in Elsevier Procedia Engineering.
  • A maximum of two papers is permitted per registered delegate.
  • All papers submitted for peer review must use the provided template (please click here to download the template). You will need to download the template to your computer by clicking the 'download' button on the top right of the page. 
  • All papers submitted for peer review must conform with the Procedia Engineering manuscript formatting guidelines (please click here for authors' guidelines). 
  • All abstracts will be published in a printed Book of Abstracts that will be provided to registered delegates during the conference.
  • For accepted papers, camera-ready papers must include the author and affiliation details.

 

Policy and Practice Presentation

  • Abstract submission only, non-peer review.
  • All abstracts will be published in a printed Book of Abstracts that will be provided to registered delegates during the conference.

 

Doctoral School

  • Abstract and full paper submission required, and the full paper is subject to double-blind peer-review. The Doctoral School is Eligible for students registered at recognised Higher Education Institutes.
  • A discounted registration fee option is available for the doctoral school.
  • Please note, the discounted fee does NOT include a publication in the Procedia Engineering. Instead, accepted papers will be published in an online Doctoral School Proceedings with ISBN.
  • All Doctoral School abstracts will be published in a section within the printed Book of Abstracts that will be provided to registered delegates during the conference.
  • A maximum of one paper is permitted per registered delegate.
  • All Doctoral School papers submitted for peer review must use the provided Doctoral School template (please click here for doctoral school paper template).
  • Please note that Doctoral School attendees wishing to have their paper considered for the Procedia Engineering will have to pay the full registered delegate rate, and papers need to follow the guidance given for Academic Presentation above.

 

Poster Presentation

  • Abstract and poster submission only, non-peer review. The abstract will be included in the published book of abstracts.
  • Please visit the student poster competition page for more detail.

 

Conference venue

  • The confirmed venue for the conference is the Swissotel Le Concorde, Bangkok, Thailand. We have negotiated special room rates with the hotel. Details on how to book the hotel are available here. We very much look forward to welcoming you to Bangkok later this year.

 

Regards,

International Conference on Building Resilience organising committee