Regulatory Policies

Requirements for Participation in the Conference: A paper should be:

  1. Only works in line with the conference    themes are accepted.
  2. Works should conform to academic research criteria.
  3. Contributors should exhibit originality and novelty, and adopt strict academic methodology.
  4. Works should be lucid, coherent and error-free.
  5. Works are not considered if they have been published, submitted for publication or extracted from theses or books.
  6. Notes should be consecutively arranged at the bottom of the page.
  7. Books, articles and manuscripts cited for the first time should appear in the footnotes; bibliography is therefore redundant.
  8. Foreign names should be written in Arabic and in their original language; the latter should be entered in parentheses when they appear in the text for the first time.
  9. High resolution copies of figures, illustrations, documents and manuscripts should be attached if and when necessary.
  10. Works submitted to the conference will be refereed and the committee reserves the right to delete, reduce or modify the work as it deems suitable for academic methodology.
  11. Contributors should present their Cvs showing their academic and professional status.
  12. Arabic and English abstracts should be submitted with work.
  13. Works whether published or unpublished, will not be returned to authors.
  14. The works must not exceed 30 pages (A4) including footnotes, bibliography and appendices.
  15. The work should be printed on single-side (A4) paper and accompanied with IBM compatible CD or attachment to an email addressed to :

    ichamsam@imamu.edu.sa.    Attachments should be in Microsoft Work format, using size 16 Traditional Arabic. The English version should use size 14 Time New Roman. Margins should be: 2.54 cm (top and bottom), 2.5(right) and 1.5 (left).

  16. Abstracts (300-500 words) should be dispatched to the aforementioned address.

  17. Authors of accepted works shall receive financial rewards.

  18. Research should be sent within a maximum date of 15/11/2016.