Submission Guidelines

Scholars, practitioners and students are invited to email their abstracts in word format, with their full names, addresses, affiliating institutions, author’s brief profile and passport-size photographs by July 14th, 2017 to the conference chair, through website address: http://www.cust.edu.pk/cibrc & cibrc@cust.edu.pk. The submitted abstracts will undergo a rigorous double blind peer review process. Authors whose abstracts get selected will be informed through email. Authors of the accepted abstracts will be required to send their full papers by Aug 14th, 2017. The selected papers will be reviewed by the conference committee and the authors will be notified by Sep 18th, 2017. All of the research work should be original; not previously published or accepted for publication elsewhere, neither in journals, nor books. Papers should be submitted via conference website & should follow the requisite format.

Please submit your abstracts via email to: cibrc@cust.edu.pk in word format not exceeding 500 words in English Language only.

The title of the paper must be bold and underlined and the name of the author/authors may be placed below the title of the abstract (not bold, not underlined and not in italics) in Times New Roman font (11pt), both must be centered.

Please mark margins of at least 1 inch on all sides, use Times New Roman font (11pt) and italicize the abstract and leave a line at the end.

Full-length papers should not exceed 25 double-spaced pages; working papers, case-studies, seminar papers and student papers should not exceed 10 pages; proposals and business plans should not exceed 5 pages; poster presentations should not exceed 2 pages.

Cover page should indicate the title of paper, the name of authors and affiliating institutions.