1st Swinburne Sarawak Postgraduate Research Conference (SSPRC)

Thursday 16 April 2020

1st Swinburne Sarawak Postgraduate Research Conference (SSPRC)

School of Research is pleased to announce the 1st Swinburne Sarawak Postgraduate Research Conference (SSPRC), which will be held in September 2020 (to be confirmed) at Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak. Among the activities during this conference will be Keynote Speeches and the Best Paper and Best Poster Awards.

Important Dates:

Full Paper/Poster Submission   1 June 2020
Notification of Acceptance   1 August 2020
Final Version of Full Paper Submission   15 August 2020

 

Pre-conference Workshops

In addition, a series of ONLINE via Canvas pre-conference workshops open to all staff and compulsory to all HDR students. The online workshop is part of our continuity measures for effective research and training during COVID-19. Please kindly register here.

All the full papers and posters submitted will be peer-reviewed and English proofread service for final version of papers may be provided.

Workshop Title (Speaker)

Date

To Support Participants in…

Publish or Perish

(A/P Jaka Sunarso)

1 April 2020

2.00–3.00pm

Developing a plan for the paper and write an abstract

(draft abstract to be submitted within 7 working days after the workshop)

Technical Writing

(A/P Basil Wong)

03 April 2020

10.00–11.00am

the DOs and DONTs, and techniques for writing good manuscripts

(draft manuscript to be submitted within 7 working days after the workshop)

Developing Abstract into Poster

(Dr. Almon Chai)

17 April 2020

2.30-3.30pm

Developing research poster presentations

(draft poster to be submitted within 7 working days after the workshop)

Developing a Manuscript

(Dr. Irine Runnie)

23 April 2020

2.00–3.00pm

Developing a manuscript outline with titles, subtitles and brief details of what will be covered

A Good Manuscript

(Dr. How Bing Shen)

24 April 2020

10.00–11.00am

Technical details and argument development of the manuscript

(draft manuscript to be submitted within 7 working days after the workshop)

Oral Presentation Skill

(Dr. Jubaer Ahmed)

08 July 2020

2.00–3.00pm

Preparing a good oral presentation

Tips for Presenting your Scientific Poster at a Conference

(A/P Vincent Lee)

27 July 2020

2.00–3.00pm

Giving an effective Poster Presentation

Oral Presentation Skill

(Dr. Jubaer Ahmed)

28 July 2020

2.00–3.00pm

Preparing a good oral presentation

 

Conference Organising Committees:

General Chair   Ir. Dr Angelia Liew San Chuin
Secretariat   Dr Ling Chui Ching
Publicity Chair   A/P Lau Bee Theng
Technical Programme Chairs   A/P Basil Wong, A/P Moritz Mueller, Dr Symeon Mandrinos, Dr Elammaran Jayamani
Publication Chair   Dr George Ngui Kwang Sing
Award Chair   Dr Elammaran Jayamani
Treasury & Logistics   Dayang Salwa Abang Nawawi

 

Any enquires, please contact Dayang Salwa (snawawi@swinburne.edu.my)