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Welcome to UMS-CoFA 2020

The Research and Innovation Management Center, Universiti Malaysia Sabah is pleased to announce the organizing of the First UMS Colloquium on Fundamental Research and Application 2020 (UMS-CoFA 2020) 25 June 2021 in conjunction with PEREKA 2020, APUMS 2020 and KONCEPP 2020. UMS-CoFA 2020 provides a conducive platform for UMS researchers to share their cutting-edge research activities in fundamental research and their application in solving fundamental problems. UMS supports and strives to excel in pertinent fundamental research areas and their application, with academia accountability, partnering with public and industry in line with the government vision for sustainable socioecology.


UMS-CoFA2020 Theme

Redefining 21st century research and innovation through synergetic effort with public and industry in relevant fundamental research areas and their application, with academia accountability, and for sustainable socioecology.


Venue

First UMS Colloquium on Fundamental Research and Application (UMS-CoFA 2020)

Venue for UMS-CoFA 2020
Venue:
Sabah International Convention Centre (SICC),
Tanjung Lipat, Jalan Pelabuhan,
89000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, MALAYSIA.
Date: 25 June 2021




Keynote Speakers

Helen Professor Dr. Helen Benedict Lasimbang,
Director, Universiti Malaysia Sabah Hospital (UMSH)

Title: The Impact of COVID-19 on the Voiceless Groups of Sabah



Rosazman Professor Dr. Rosazman Bin Hussin,
Director, Borneo Institute For Indigenous Studies (BORIIS)

Title: Community-Based Ecotourism and Social Innovation for Rural Community Development


Scope of the Colloquium

Scope of the colloquium are, but not limited to fundamental research and application in:

     Business, Economics and Accountancy
     Computing and Economics
     Engineering
     Food Science and Nutrition
     Humanities, Arts and Heritage
     International Finance
     Medicine and Health Sciences
     Psychology and Education
     Science and Natural Resources
     Sustainable Agriculture


Important Dates

Due Date for Accepted/Reviewed Paper Submission: 30 April 2021
Colloquium: 25 June 2021


Registration and Payment to UMS-CoFA2020

UMS-CoFA2020 is part of the Convention on Research, Publication, and Commercialization (KONCEPP) event. Registration and payment for UMS-CoFA2020 is arranged at the portal of Research and Innovation Management Center of UMS, https://ppi.ums.edu.my/ under PEREKA & KONCEPP. More information on KONCEPP could be accessed at http://excocipta.online/.


Flowchart for Paper Submission to UMS-CoFA2020

To ensure a smooth manuscript submission, article review, correction and all other processes, the following flowchart is suggested to be adopted by respective faculty in handling paper submission to UMS-CoFA2020.




Publication

Selected papers will be published in Transactions on Science and Technology, a journal indexed by MyJournal which is recognized by MyRA, as well as in other journals published by UMS Press. Preliminary paper submission will be included as unedited online proceedings published by UniSE Press.

For publication in Transactions on Science and Technology, paper manuscript must be submitted in maximum 6-page using the journal’s template. Please download the template here. Please strictly follow the format given to increase the visibility of your paper on the internet. For Transactions on Science and Technology, you may check the format of the journal from the latest published issue.
Flowchart

Review Guidelines

All submission will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee at the respective faculty. To ensure that all accepted papers are of similar quality and standard, reviewers are recommended to use the same review procedure. Therefore, all reviewers are suggested to use this form to assess paper submission. This form will be submitted to the Scientific Committee at the respective faculty for accept/reject decision.


Contact

Any enquiry regarding participation in the colloquium should be addressed to Research and Innovation Management Center, Universiti Malaysia Sabah.

Queries regarding manuscript submission and selection should be addressed to the Scientific Committee headed by the Dean in their respective faculty.

Questions regarding paper publication could be addressed to [email protected]





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