Seminar/Workshop: MAXQDA Training (Palawan State University) July 31-August 1, 2017

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MAXQDA Training 

Capacity Building for PSU Qualitative Researchers

When: July 31- August 1, 2017, 8AM – 5PM

Where: Palawan State University Hostel

Contact(s) :  Ma’am Wheng Fernandez (whengwriter@gmail.com), University Research Office (uro.psu.ph@gmail.com)

 

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Call for Papers (Batangas State University): 3rd International Research Conference on Innovations in Engineering, Science and Technology (3rd IRCIEST).

 

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This three-day event will be held on September 27-29, 2017 at the Batangas State University Main Campus I, Rizal Avenue, Batangas City in the University’s state-of-the-art CALABARZON Integrated Research and Training Center (CIRTC) and the CITE Building. The 3rd IRCIEST is co-hosted by Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi, Thailand.

Bearing the theme, “Converging with the ASEAN Community in Fostering Innovative Researches in Engineering, Science and Technology ,” this three-day activity promises to be a significant gathering of science and engineering professionals and academicians in the country and in other parts of the world who are set to take part in the conference as plenary speakers, paper presenters and participants. Continue reading

Call for Papers (Eastern Samar State University) : 4th International Conference on Integrative Disaster Risk Reduction Management

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The Eastern Samar State University, Main Campus, Borongan City is pleased to invite researchers, faculty and graduate students from your university/college/institution to submit research abstracts for consideration at the 4th International Conference on Integrative Disaster Risk Reduction Management (ICIDRRM) which will be held on 4 – 6 September 2017 in ESSU Main Campus, Borongan City, Philippines. This year’s conference theme: “Managing our Future by Managing Disasters” will focus on innovative ideas and best practices aimed at addressing change and complexity associated with resolving man-made and natural disasters that continuously threaten humanity’s quest for survival.

                The conference will accept papers on the following four (4) thematic areas, namely: risk assessment, risk management, disaster response and sustainable development that is anchored on the National Climate Change Action Plan’s seven strategic priorities: food security, water-efficiency, ecosystem and environmental stability, human security, climate-smart industries and services, sustainable energy, and knowledge and capacity development.

For more detailed information see http://www.seminars.essu.edu.ph/4th/

Call for Papers (PASSAGE): 18th PASSAGE Biennial Convention and International Research Conference

 

Event: 18th PASSAGE Biennial Convention and International Research Conference

About:  Themed “Creating platforms in Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”, the conference generally aims to discuss how educators, researchers, extensionists, practitioners, entrepreneurs, and planners in the fields of agriculture, environment, and agricultural entrepreneurship can contribute in developing platforms in order to achieve the mandate of the sustainable development goals. There will be plenary and parallel paper presentations on the following sub-themes: Agriculture and Entrepreneurship; and Agriculture and Food Security.

Date: February 14-17, 2018

Location: Supreme Hotel, Baguio City

 Contact: Stella Britanico, 0929-518-2857, passageconference@gmail.com

 

Call for Papers: The XXII International Conference of the Society for Human Ecology (SHE)

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The Society for Human Ecology (SHE) is calling papers for its XXII International Conference, Envisioning Pathways to Just and Sustainable Futures: Celebrating diversity, pursuing integration, and developing livable communities.

The Conference is intended to bring together a diverse group of educators, researchers and practitioners who utilise or are interested in, interdisciplinary and ecological approaches to all aspects of human ecology education and research across a range of scales.

Time:

November 28 – December 1, 2017

Venue:

University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines

Symposia and papers on the following themes are especially encouraged:

  • Health, Aging, and Demographic Change
  • Sustainable Cities and Landscapes
  • Food and Water Systems
  • Communities in Transition: Implications for rural resilience, biodiversity, and tourism

Deadline for all submissions:

7 September 2017

For more Event full description, submission guidelines, registration, accomodation, costs, etc please see Conference Flyer

 

Call for Applications: 2017 Third World Studies Center Writeshop (UP Diliman)

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The 2017 TWSC Writeshop
Third World Studies Center, Lower Ground Floor,
College of Social Sciences and Philosophy,
Palma Hall, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City
25-27 October 2017

About the writeshop

The Third World Studies Center (TWSC) launches the 2017 TWSC Writeshop in continuing its commitment to build the capacity of early career researchers, junior faculty members, and graduate students in the social sciences. As a premiere social science research center in the College of Social Sciences and Philosophy, University of the Philippines-Diliman, the TWSC continues to develop critical, alternative paradigms to promote progressive scholarship by undertaking pioneering research and publishing original, empirically-grounded, and innovative studies.

Originally meant as a capacity-building workshop on social science research in 2010, the TWSC Writeshop transformed into a unique publication platform for early career researchers, junior faculty members, and graduate students in the social sciences. Since 2014, successful Writeshop participants were not only given the opportunity to interact with experts from the academe and the publishing industry, but also the opportunity to produce a publishable manuscript for the TWSC’s internationally refereed journal Kasarinlan: Philippine Journal of Third World Studies.

The 2017 TWSC Writeshop sustains the manuscript-driven mentoring format in the form of intensive yet collegial small-group discussions with mentors, established scholars in their respective fields and the Kasarinlan editorial staff. The intensive three-day session will bring into line problematization, researcher positionality and ethics, and meaningful narratives based on empirical work to equip the participants in making a contribution to social science scholarship, i.e., a publishable work. In seeing through the TWSC Writeshop’s goal, the Writeshop culminates in the publication of successful manuscripts in a special issue in Kasarinlan.

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