CALL FOR ABSTRACTS/POSTERS
FOR INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ASEAN PUBLIC RELATIONS

Trans Resort, Bali – Indonesia, September 20th, 2017
Organized by: ASEAN Public Relations Network (APRN)

Theme: Communicating ASEAN: Research and Practice

The Conference aims to promote a greater understanding of ASEAN in communication theories and practices. On 31 December 2015, the ten member states of ASEAN entered a new chapter with the launching of ASEAN Community. Now, with its competitive economic strength, ASEAN has become a new powerful world economy. The conference will help to identify the changes coming to ASEAN Community in diverse fields of communication. This conference supports and encourages conversation among communication scholars and PR professionals. Call of Abstracts/Posters is the part of The ASEAN Public Relations Conference held on 20 – 23 September 2017.
The research will be accepted in relation to themes, including but not limited to the following:
• Corporate Communication
• International Relations
• Media Relations
• Public Relations
• Ethics
• Communications Management
• Social Media Communications
• Public Perception

Eligibility:
1. Author(s) may submit more than two abstracts and both might be accepted
2. Author(s) can be in individuals who work or study in any field, especially related to PR, media, and management
3. Abstract should address scientific questions, detail methodology of research and contain primary specific data
4. Case reports are accepted, provided they are supported by primary reliable data and open to be submitted to any commercial conference/convention, and to be presented in public.
5. Member of APRN and Global Alliance get different rates of registration fee

Guidelines:
If you wish to participate in this conference as a paper presenter, you have to submit an abstract OR a poster for approval. The abstract or poster should be a summary of a research or a report and is expected to meet the academic standards. Apart from that, you should send a biography along with your abstract.

Format for Abstract:
• Title of paper – Bold
• Names of Author(s): First author’s First Name, First Author Last Name1; Second author’s First name, second author’s Last Name2; and so on
• Name of the university or place of work: 1Department, Organization, Country 2Department, Organization, Country
• Email(s) of the Author(s): email addresses: (1) Academic (2) Private
• Keywords: Three to four (3-4 words)
• Text: Font & size: Times New Roman font, size 11
• Line Space: 1.5 space
• Word count: 1000 – 1500 words
• Word count for paper in The Proceedings of ASEAN Public Relation Conference : 3000 words

Format for Poster:
• Title of Poster– Bold
• Name of Author(s): First author’s First Name, First Author Last Name1; Second author’s First name, second author’s Last Name2; and so on
• Name of the university or place of work: 1Department, Organization, Country 2Department, Organization, Country
• Email(s) of the Author(s): email addresses: (1) Academic (2) Private
• Main image(s) and text: maximum A4 sized layout containing text and image/figures, orientation: portrait

Important Dates:
Deadline of Abstracts /Posters Submission : 22 July 2017
Notification of acceptance : 2 August 2017
Payment deadline : 30 August 2017
Early Bird Payment period : 2 – 16 August 2017
Paper Deadline for APRC’s Proceeding : 10 September 2017
Abstracts/posters presentation : 20 September 2016

Submit to: callforabstract@aseanprconference.com
Registration Fee:
Abstract/Poster presentation and workshop on 20 September 2017
IDR 3.500.000 – for Indonesian delegate
IDR 2.750.000 – for student*
IDR 4.000.000 – for International delegate

EARLY BIRD – Abstract/Poster presentation and workshop on 20 September 2017
IDR 2.500.000 – for Indonesian delegate
IDR 1.500.000 – for student*
IDR 3.000.000 – for International delegate

Abstract/Poster presentation, workshop and Main Conference on 20 – 23 September 2017
IDR 7.500.000 – for Indonesian delegate
IDR 5.500.000 – for student*
IDR 8.500.000 – for International delegate
*) Validation will be done through student identity card

  1. Reviewer for Abstracts/Poster:
    Prof. Anne Gregory – Professor of Corporate Communication at University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom
  2. Prof. Gregor Halff – Chairman Global Alliance for Public Relations & Communication Management 2016 – 2017, and Deputy Dean at Singapore Management University
  3. Prof. Jesper Falkheimer – Editor in Chief of the Journal of Communication Management, Sweden (*on des
  4. Marianne D. Sison, P.hD, FPRIA – Convenor and Founding Chair, Asia Pacific Public Relations and Education Network
  5. Prof. Parichart Sthapitanonda -– Chulalongkorn University Thailand
  6. Dr. Rino Boer – Director of Post Graduate Programme at LSPR-Jakarta

Proceedings:
All the accepted abstracts/posters will be invited to write a 3,000 word paper that will go into The Proceedings of ASEAN Public Relation Conference.

Special Paper:
Authors of the selected best abstracts/posters presented at the panel discussions will be invited to submit for review by the Journal of Communication Management.

About Journal of Communication Management
ISSN: 1363 – 254X
The Journal of Communication Management (JCOM) is the definitive international journal for research-oriented communication managers and professional as well for researchers who aim to develop or challenge practice JCOM seeks to share knowledge between those who study communication management and those who practice it by publishing theoretical and empirical research. Articles are closely linked to strategic communication, public relations, organizational communication, corporate communication and related fields.
JCOM is a formal partner of the European Public Relations Education and Research Association (EUPRERA) and the preferred publishing partner of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)
This journal is abstracted and indexed by ABI Inform; Cabell’s Directory of Publishing Opportunities in Marketing; Communication Abstracts; Electronic Collections Online; PsycINFO; ReadCube Discover; Scopus; Zetoc (British Library).
Journal of Communication Management is Ranked by Australian Business Deans Council (ABDC) Journal Quality List – B ranking; The Publication Forum (Finland).
Editor-in-Chief
Professor Jesper Falkheimer
Lund University, Sweden
Source: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journal/jcom

Time and Place of Presentation:
Selected abstracts/posters and presenters will be in a panel discussion on:
Wednesday 20 September 2017
Trans Resort Hotel, Bali