Call for Papers

The 8th International Conference on Language, Education, Humanities and Innovation (ICLEHI) 2017 is a multi-disciplinary forum that will bring together leading scholars, researchers and practitioners from around the world to present and discuss new advancements and findings in the fields of covered by the conference themes. With the slogan “Empowering Research in the Arts and Humanities“, the 8th ICLEHI organizing committee invites everyone to participate and contribute research articles or academic papers to be presented in the event.


All abstracts must be submitted using the ICLEHI online submission system. Please click on the ‘REGISTER NOW‘ button on the right to access the system.

Presenters are advised to adhere to the following submission guidelines when preparing their abstract:

  1. The title of the paper must not exceed 15 words
  2. All abstracts must be written in English.
  3. The body of the abstract must contain the following information:
    • objective/purpose/rationale of the study
    • research design/methodology
    • overview of findings/trends (expected or preliminary results if the research is still in progress)
    • any conclusion/interpretations/discussions that could be drawn out from the result of the study
  4. To maintain impartiality and avoid any bias, authors are encouraged to not use honorifics, rank titles such as Dr and Professor when referring to themselves in the document.
  5. The abstract text must not be longer than 300 words.
  6. The complete abstract must be uploaded in Microsoft Word format via the online system. The same text must also be keyed in the fields provided in the online submission form.
  7. Abstracts should relate to at least one of the key strands of the conference:
  • Language
  • Education
  • Humanities
  • Innovation

Click here for SUB-THEMES.

SUBMISSION TEMPLATE has been provided for you to use as a sample.

Full Papers:

Full papers must be uploaded in MS Word format via the event’s web-based system. Click HERE to access the system.

Presenters are advised to download the conference’s official template to ensure that their papers meet the event’s formatting requirements.

Papers must not be more than 15 pages long. This is inclusive of all text, tables, figures, and any appendices. A fee of USD35 per page will be imposed for each additional page beyond this limit. A separate invoice will be issued to the author if this limit has been exceeded.

The author will be notified via email if his/her paper has been accepted. Acceptance notifications will normally come with suggestions and remarks from the paper’s reviewer.

Presenters may opt to NOT publish their papers in the conference proceedings. If this is the case, please inform the conference secretariat of your intentions as early as possible to prevent any issues after the official publication of the proceedings.

 A SUBMISSION TEMPLATE has been provided for you to use as a sample.

Presentation Formats:

  • Oral Presentations

Each presenter shall be given 15-20 minutes for presentation. An additional 5-10 minutes will be added for Q&A which will be moderated by the session chair.

For the benefit of the audience, the presentation should at least cover the following areas:

  1. The objective/purpose/rationale of the study
  2. Background/overview of the topic
  3. Theoretical framework
  4. Research design and methodology
  5. Overview of findings and results
  6. Conclusion/Discussion

Please be prepared with enough material to fill the time allocated to you.

All presentations must be done in English.

Please take some time to read our PRESENTATION TIPS & GUIDELINES page before preparing for your oral presentation.

  • Posters

Posters shall be displayed at a specific location and time throughout the conference.

The recommended poster size is A0 (841mm tall x 1189 mm wide) Please notify the secretariat as early as possible if you are planning to use a different size to avoid any difficulties on the conference day.

Depending on the situation, poster presenters may also be required to explain and answer questions regarding their posters in the presentation hall.

Important Dates:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: 23 June 2017
  • Acceptance Notification: By 30 June 2017
  • Full Paper Submission Deadline: 7 July 2017
  • Camera Ready Paper Deadline: 23 September 2017
  • Conference:
    • Registration & 1st Day: 27 November 2017
    • Second Day: 28 November 2017

Abstracts shall be passed on to reviewers as soon as they arrive into the system. Authors may receive review results between as early as 48 hours upon initial submission to 30 June 2017. Please ensure that you had entered a working email address during registration and check your spam folder in case our mail was routed there.


Full papers presented at 8th ICLEHI 2017 will be published in the conference proceedings and shall be distributed to participants during the event. The volume will come with ISBN and will also be available online on the proceedings archive.

Selected authors will be offered an opportunity to be published in the International Journal of Language, Literature, Culture and Education (ISSN 2462-1846) by Selection of articles will be based a number of factors including, among other things, quality of research, originality, and style. Selected papers may be required to undergo further review and editing before actual publication.