Please submit your paper(s) directly to the track chair of your chosen research tracks, but authors need not limit their options to these themes/tracks. Authors who are uncertain of the appropriate track for their papers should consult the Program Coordinator ([email protected]). Please also copy the Program Coordinator ([email protected]) in your submission.

Climate change and environmental sustainability
Dr. Roudaina Al Khani, Platforms for sustainable cities and regions, United Kingdom ([email protected])
Prof. Njidda M. Gadzama, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria ([email protected])

Transport studies
Dr. Ghassan Abu Lebdeh, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates ([email protected])

Ecotourism and sustainable tourism development
Dr. Lesego S. Stone, Okavango Research Institute, Botswana ([email protected])
Dr. Moren T. Stone, University of Botswana, Botswana ([email protected])

Sustainable cities and communities
Dr. Roudaina Al Khani, Platforms for sustainable cities and regions, United Kingdom ([email protected])

Accounting, banking and finance
Dr. Mohammed Nurul Alam, Canadian University Dubai, UAE ([email protected]/[email protected])

Public policy and higher education
Dr. Elham Aljaaly, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia ([email protected])

New regionalisms and the changing context of global politics
Dr. Kobena T. Hanson, Ghana ([email protected])

International business and trade
Dr. Marwan Al Qur’an, Princess Sumaya University, Jordan ([email protected])

Food nutrition and public health
Dr. Elham Aljaaly, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia ([email protected])

Marketing
Dr. Marwan Al Qur’an, Princess Sumaya University, Jordan ([email protected])

International development
Dr. Moazzem Hossain, Griffith University, Australia ([email protected])

Economics and monetary policies
Dr. Mohammed Nurul Alam, Canadian University Dubai, UAE ([email protected]/[email protected])

Sustainable infrastructure systems and environmentally-conscious design
Dr. Salwa M. Beheiry, American University of Sharjah, UAE ([email protected])

Traditional, alternative and complementary medicine
Dr. Nahlaa Khalifa, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia ([email protected])
Prof. Barbara Ngwenya, University of Botswana, Botswana ([email protected])

Sustainable development and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
Dr. Moazzem Hossain, Griffith University, Australia ([email protected])

Agricultural research and technology
Dr. Hanan Mudawi, Environmental, Natural Resources and Desertification Research Institute, Sudan ([email protected])

ICTs applications, knowledge management, human capital and development
Dr. Dababrata Chowdhury, University Campus Suffolk, United Kingdom ([email protected])

Impact of financial crises and risks of innovation sustainability on SMEs
Dr. Dababrata Chowdhury, University Campus Suffolk, United Kingdom ([email protected])

For more information about specific tracks, see our research tracks page.