Social Inclusion, Education
and Digital Society
Malta, 18-19 October, 2019
PIC International Conference invites academics, young researchers, PhD students as well as practitioners from different countries to discuss current issues in the area of social science. The conference will follow interdisciplinary approach focusing mainly on the topics of education, e-learning, law, bussines, economy, social inclusion as well as sustainable development.
PIC International Conference is organized bianually. In October, the conference takes place in Malta, and in April in Italy. The conference events taking place in Italy will be organized in different places such as Roma, Naples, and Catania.
2019 PIC International Conference in Malta aims to encourage discussion and knowledge sharing on the topic of Social Inclusion, Education and Digital Society, tackling the challenges of multicultural societies from the aspects of education, economy, and coexistence, especially in EuroMed region. The motivation behind the conference aims is based on the assumption that digital technologies may act as a relevant enabler of better quality of life as well as economic prosperity.
18-19 October 2019, Friday & Saturday
Friday, October 18
15.00 - 18.00
16.30 - 17.00
Conference opening and welcome addresses
17.00 - 18.30
Panel Discussion: Digital Challenges for Education in the EuroMed Region
18.30 - 19.00
Signatures of MoU
19.00 - 20.30
20.00 - 22.00
VIP Dinner (by invitation)
Saturday, October 19
9.30 - 11.00
Panel discussion: Policies and Ethics of Social Inclusion – Cultural Diversity
11.00 - 11.30
11.30 - 13.00
13.00 - 14.00
14.00 - 15.30
15.30 - 16.00
16.00 - 18.00
Workshops for PhD Students
Abstract submission: 10.9.2019
Notification of acceptance: within 10 days after submission
Registration for participants without presentation: 15.10.2019
250 EUR – Participants with presentation
180 EUR – PhD students with presentation
160 EUR – Participants without presentation, accompanying persons
Conference Booklet, in which all the events and all the authors will be listed, will be published by PIPress in e-version on the day of the conference.
Only abstracts will be published in the Conference Proceedings. It will be published by PIPress in e-version on the day of the conference.
Authors should register and submit the abstract in the conference submission system (click Register or Submit button).
The length of the abstract should be between 800 and 1.000 characters. The content of the abstract has to be structured in paragraphs including (i) theoretical background, (ii) aim of the study, (iii) research methods, (iv) central findings with implications.
The conference proceedings will be published online under the terms of the Creative Commons CC BY-NC 4.0 License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ ) and will be freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication.
Authors of high-quality manuscripts will be invited to publish in conference sponsored journals.