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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PSYCHOLOGY, COUNSELLING AND EDUCATION

  • 2nd International Conference on Psychology, Counselling and Education (ICPCE 2019)

    October 31, 2019 – November 2, 2019

    Conference Theme

    “A Spectrum of Opportunities to Meet Psychology, Social Work, Counselling and Education Experts”

     

    About ICPCE 2019

    Four organisations have joined forces to bring you this international conference – Psychreg, the International Society of Psychology, Counselling and Education (ISPCE), GetPsyched, and Universiti Malaysia Sabah.

    ICPCE 2019 brings together a collaborative scientific community of faculty, students and scholars to advance and support rigorous, evidence-based empirical research in the intertwined fields of psychology, counselling and education.


    Last Year’s Conference

    Following the success of the inaugural ICPCE 2018 held in Quezon City, Philippines. Psychreg, the International Society of Psychology, Counselling and Education (ISPCE), GetPsyched and Universiti Malaysia Sabah bring you the 2nd International Conference on Psychology, Counselling and Education (ICPCE 2019).

    With participants from different countries, ICPCE 2019 is the venue for creating connections with other researchers, whether professionally or socially.

ASIAN CONFERENCE ON ENGINEERING EDUCATION

  • 8th ASIAN CONFERENCE ON ENGINEERING EDUCATION (ACEE 2019)

    June 25, 2019 – June 27, 2019

    We are pleased to announce the 8th ASIAN CONFERENCE ON ENGINEERING EDUCATION (ACEE 2019) to be organized by Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (Malaysia) with the collaboration of Korea Maritime and Ocean University (Korea). ACEE 2019 is an International Conference on Engineering Education. The objectives of ACEE 2019 are to provide opportunity for mutual exchange in engineering education among teachers, students and engineers in Asia. The purpose of ACEE 2019 is to strengthen international cooperation and exchanges in the field of engineering education, and promote the development of engineering education. Special emphasis will be given to practical innovative engineering and reform of teaching models.


    Who should attend?

    Academicians, University Administrators, Students, Relevant Ministries, Engineering Professional Organization, NGOs and Private Sectors

     

    Important Dates

    Abstracts and Poster Proposal Submission

    1st March 2019 (Friday)

    Full Paper and Poster Submission

    29th March 2019 (Friday)

    Acceptance Notification

    15th March 2019 (Friday)

    Registration and full fees payment

    29th March 2019 (Friday)

     

    Registration

    All presenters and participants must register for the conference. The registration and full fees payment due date is on 29th March 2019. Accepted registration will only be confirmed upon receipt of full payment. The conference registration fee includes participation in all conference sessions, participation in all scheduled meals, functions, and refreshment breaks, and a copy of the conference proceedings and programme will be available from the conference website.

     

    Contact

    Associate Professor Dr. Ismail Saad

    Conference Chair

    Faculty of Engineering

    Universiti Malaysia Sabah

    Tel: +60.88.32000 x 3087

    E-Mail: acee@ums.edu.my

    Website:               www.ums.edu.my/fkj

    Facebook:            www.facebook.com/fkjums

    Hashtags:            #ACEE2019 #ACEE


INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS STUDIES(ICOBS)

  • INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS STUDIES(ICOBS) 2019

    July 24, 2019 – July 25, 2019

    Introducing ICoBS 2019!

    The 1st International Conference of Business Studies [ICoBS] 2019 is organized by the Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah; and will be held on 24-25 July 2019 in Kota Kinabalu Sabah.

    It serves as a convergence platform between academician and industry players to engage in discussions related to issues and challenges facing businesses today and in the foreseeable future.

    Modern developments that have taken place in telecommunications and transportation have brought about an increased interaction between various sectors and institutions, as well as between business players and governments. The diversity of players and speed of change characterizes the pace and trends in business for the generations of today and tomorrow. In order to face these challenges, innovativeness and collaborative engagements between academic and industry players can play a big role.

    Hence, it is our hope that through this conference, we will be able to draw on empirical and professional insights from business leaders, researchers, and practitioners to discuss, exchange ideas, and share their views and concerns on current issues and trends that will shape our business environment of the future.

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ECONOMICS

  • INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ECONOMICS 2019

    September 18, 2019 – September 19, 2019

    CALL FOR PAPERS

    The Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah is pleased to announce that the second International Conference on Economics (ICE 2019) will be held on 18-19th September 2019 at the Pacific Sutera Hotel, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. The conference theme is “Sustaining Global Development Through Policy, Innovation and Integration”. Academicians, practitioners, researchers, students and administrators from the private and public sectors are invited to participate and submit papers to be considered for presentation.

    ORGANIZERS

     

    KEYNOTE SPEAKER

    Adjunct Professor Khaeruddin Sudharmin

     

    IMPORTANT DATES

    Abstract submission: 19 August 2019
    Earlybird payment: 19 August 2019
    Full paper submission: 09 September 2019
    Conference Dates: 18-19 September 2019

     

    CONFERENCE TOPIC

    International Economics

    Environmental and Resource Economics

    Law and Economics

    Islamic Economics

    Financial Economics

    Economic Systems

    Political Economics

    Economic Methodology

    Labor Economics

    Economic Integration

    Economic Policy

    Sustainable Development

    Growth and Development Economics

    Health Economics

    Applied Economics

    Other topics related to economics

     

    ABSTRACT AND FULL PAPER SUBMISSION

    Abstract and full paper can be submitted via email to umsecon@gmail.com or https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=ice20191

     

    FEES

    STATUS

    FEE

    EARLYBIRD

    Malaysian

    Presenter

    RM 900

    RM 800

    Student

    RM 450

    -

    Participant

    RM 600

    Group of 5 or more – RM 500

    Non-Malaysian

    Presenter

    USD 450

    USD 400

    Student

    USD 225

    -

    Participant

    USD 350

    Group of 5 or more – USD 300

     

    FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

    Should financial assistance or a sponsorship are needed, presenter or participant may fill out the financial assistance request form below:

    https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf99exPcz2pSXRBBSHEz9G_LvTqcXX87AZs8QULW6Dl2oZqMA/viewform

     

    PAYMENT METHOD

    Presenter or participants can complete the fee payment via bank transfer/telegraphic transfer etc. For those who have applied for financial assistance, make sure to wait for the feedback from the ICE 2019 Organizing Committee before you proceed with the fee payment. Click METHOD OF PAYMENT.

     

    REGISTRATION

    Along with full paper submission and fee payment, presenter or participant need to confirm attendance through this conference management system.

     

    INSTRUCTION TO AUTHORS

    Use these instructions if you are preparing a manuscript to submit to this conference. ICE 2019 considers all manuscripts on the strict condition that the manuscript is your own original work, and does not duplicate any other previously published work, including your own previously published work. Please be informed that all full paper submission will be included in conference paper proceeding. Click INSTRUCTION TO AUTHORS.

     

    PAPER SAMPLE AND TEMPLATE

    • Sample of paper for ICE 2019 submission. Click SAMPLE
    • Template for ICE 2019 submission. Click TEMPLATE

     

    BEST PAPER AWARD

    The “Best Paper Award” will be selected by the committee and will be given to one of the papers presented in ICE 2019.

     

    BROCHURE

    Click BROCHURE

     

    ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

    Click COMMITTEE

     

    ACCOMODATION IN KOTA KINABALU

    The city of Kota Kinabalu is the capital of Malaysia’s Sabah state located in the northern part of the island of Borneo. Often referred to as KK, it is a coastal city surrounded by rainforest. It is known for its bustling markets, modern boardwalk, beaches and the waterfront Kota Kinabalu City Mosque. It is also a gateway to Kinabalu National Park, home of the 4,095m-high Mount Kinabalu, the tallest mountain in South East Asia. The Kota Kinabalu International Airport is the second busiest airport in the country after KLIA in Kuala Lumpur. The distance between the airport and the city centre of Kota Kinabalu is about 10 minutes' drive. The conference venue, the Pacific Sutera Hotel meanwhile is about 6KM from the airport and 3.2KM from the city centre.  Accommodation are easy to obtain and can be booked online, for instance, via Agoda.com or booking.com. Hotel room price ranges from less than RM100 to RM800 depending on visitors' preference, and subject to season and travel periods. Rate for room at the Pacific Sutera Hotel can be checked at www.suteraharbour.com.

     

    FURTHER INQUIRY

    ICE 2019 Conference Secretariat, Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah Jalan UMS, 88400 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.

    Email: umsecon@gmail.com

    Tel.: (+6088) 320000 Ext.1544/1633

    Fax.: (+6088) 320360

ENDOSCOPIC RETROGRADE CHOLANGIOPANCREATOGRAPHY (ECRP)

  • ENDOSCOPIC RETROGRADE CHOLANGIOPANCREATOGRAPHY 2019

    April 21, 2019 – April 22, 2019

    Teknik rawatan bagi penyakit choledocholithiasis/ batu di saluran utama hempedu secara endoscopy/ERCP adalah kaedah perawatan utama di kalangan pakar bedah di Malaysia. Namun masih juga terdapat sebahagian besar dari mereka yang masih kurang mahir dengan teknik ini oleh kerana kurangnya pendedahan dan peluang untuk melakukannya. Selain itu ianya juga mengambil masa yang lebih lama untuk di kuasai . Justeru, program ini di adakan bagi melatih para doktor untuk lebih familiar dengan teknik ERCP ini. Dengan menguasai teknik ini, procedur ERCP akan menjadi lebih mudah dan selamat

BORNEO QUALITY OF LIFE CONFERENCE

  • 2ND BORNEO QUALITY OF LIFE CONFERENCE

    August 28, 2019 – August 30, 2019

    Quality of life and well-being are increasingly prioritized by governments, corporations and organizations and are essential components of development. This conference is a platform for dialogue for people who are interested in improving quality of life in the region and this years conference will focus on improving human rights. Sabah has been chosen to host the International Society for Quality of Life Studies Conference in 2022 and this annual conference will help to create a community of scholars, individuals and groups who are working on improving quality of life in region.

     

    Participant please email to: bqolconf@gmail.com and terimaan@ums.edu.my with scanned copy of payment.

    Contact person for payment: Ms Mary Dulin (maryd@ums.edu.my) and kindly bring the proof of orignal payment to registration counter on first day of workshop would be much appreciated.

  • 1st Borneo Quality Of Life Conference

    January 24, 2018 – January 26, 2018

1st Makesum Convention, 2019


  • 1ST MAKESUM CONVENTION 2019

    August 5, 2019 – August 6, 2019

    Theme: Emerging health threat in Malaysian University: changes, challenges and champions


    Synopsis The Malaysian Public University Council is organizing its 1st Institutes of Higher Education National Health Convention 2019. Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) has been given the honour to host this event. This two-day convention will be held in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah from 5th to 6th August 2019 .

    A total of two keynote addresses, six lectures and one forum will be presented at this convention by speakers from various Malaysian public universities and the Ministry of Health representatives.


    Objective:

    1. To discuss current health issues in Malaysia, especially in the context of Malaysian public universities.

    2. Knowledge sharing between healthcare providers and participants

    3. To strengthen the networking and understanding between all Malaysian public universities healthcare providers

ADVANCED BORNEO SURGICAL SKILL COURSE

  • ADVANCED BORNEO SURGICAL SKILL COURSE 2018

    December 7, 2018 – December 8, 2018

    With current technology advancement, minimally invasive surgery has become preferred method rather than conventional especially laparoscopic surgery as well as endoscopy intervention. However it is more challenging due to its learning curve. This two day workshop is specially designed to provide participant a combination of lectures and hands-on experience on advanced laparoscopic suturing technique, laparoscopic hernia technique as well as endoscopy technique, tips and tricks which is essential for surgical trainee as well as established surgeon.

BASIC & INTERMEDIATE LEVEL ECG COURSE

  • 7th BASIC & INTERMEDIATE LEVEL ECG COURSE 2018

    October 20, 2018 – October 20, 2018

    Who should come :

    1.  Medical & Nursing Student

    2.  House officers and medical officers from Ministry of Health

    3.  Nursing staff, Medical assistant & Medical Lab technician

    4.  Academicians from Ministry of Education

    5.  Private Practitioners

     

    !!! INTERACTIVE STATION

    small group discussions and training on basic or intermediate ECG interpretations Facilitator leader: Dr. Foo Jhi Hui (Internal physician. QEH1)


    Lecture 1

    Basic Cardiac physiology essential for ECG interpretation

    Prof. Dr. Urban John D'souza

    Professor in physiology, FMHS UMS

    Lecture 2

    Interpretation of normal ECG

    Dr. Meryl Grace Lansing

    Internal medicine lecturer, FMHS UMS

    Lecture 3

    TACHYARRHYTHMIAS

    Dr. Ahmad Ashraf Zaini Anwar

    Interventional Cardiologist & physician, Gleaneagles, KK

    Lecture 4

    BRADYARRHYTHMIAS

    Dr. Ahmad Ashraf Zaini Anwar

    Interventional Cardiologist & physician, Gleaneagles, KK

    Lecture 5

    Ischemic changes

    Dr. Shargunandass a/I Iynam

    Cardiology fellow & physician, QEH II


INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

  • INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

    October 30, 2018 – October 31, 2018

    INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES (ICPIS 2018)

    Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

     

    “Globalisation at the Crossroad? The Revival of Nationalism and Identity Politics”

    Date: 30-31 October 2018

    Venue: Centre for Postgraduate Studies, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu

BORNEO SURGICAL DELIGHT CONFERENCE

  • BORNEO SURGICAL DELIGHT CONFERENCE

    September 9, 2018 – September 9, 2018

    The Borneo Surgical Delight Conference is the second Conference Collaborate with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh which will be conducted in the state of Sabah. It is organised by surgical based department, faculty of medicine and health sciences, University Malaysia Sabah. The speakers of the conference are international and from India, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia.

BORNEO CLINICAL NUTRITION CONFERENCE

  • 3RD BORNEO CLINICAL NUTRITION CONFERENCE 2018

    August 2, 2018 – August 3, 2018

    Time

    Thursday (2nd August 2018)

    Topics

    0730 – 0800

    Registration

    0800 – 0830

    Opening Ceremony

    0830 – 0900

    0900 – 0930

     

    Symposium 1

    Sabah Nutrition Experience

    a)      NTT QEH Update

    b)      Video Presentation

    c)      Short Bowel Syndrome Forum (with SBS patient)

    0930 – 1000

    1000 – 1030

    Coffee Break

    1030 – 1100

    Plenary 1

    Principles of Metabolics and Nutrition Care

    1100 – 1130

    1130 – 1200

     

    Symposium 2

    Nutritional Assessment

    a)      Clinical Assessment – Tools, Tips and Techniques

    b)      Diagnostic Imaging – can they assess nutrition better?

    c)      Lab-based investigation – useful or useless?

    1200 – 1230

    1230 – 1300

    Lunch Break

    Lunch Talk (1230 – 1300)

    1300 – 1330

    1330 – 1400

    1400 - 1430

    Plenary 2

    Post Discharge Nutrition Therapy – the clinical impact

    1430 – 1500

    1500 – 1530

     

    Symposium 3

    ERAS

    a)      All Eat and No Play makes Jack a fail case – importance of exercise in pre-operative build-up

    b)      Pre-operative carbo loading – How I do it

    c)      Post operative nutrition support in Emergency Surgery

    1530 – 1600

    1600 – 1630

    Tea Break

    1630 - 1700

    End of Day 1

     

    Time

    Friday (3rd August 2018)

    Topics

    0730 – 0800

    Registration

    0800 – 0830

    Symposium 4

    Enteral Nutrition

    a)      Common mistakes in enteral feeding – what clinicians need to know

    b)      Misconception on enteral feeding – how we should educate our patients

    c)      How Therapeutic is Our Normal Daily Diet

    0830 – 0900

    0900 – 0930

    Plenary 3

    Enteral Nutrition in cancer patients. Do we need PN?

    0930 – 1000

    1000 – 1030

    Coffee Break

    1030 – 1100

    Symposium 5

    Parenteral Nutrition

    Parenteral Nutrition Requirement – Counting what Counts

    Immuno-nutrition – can we afford not to have it?

    Micro-nutrients – What is new ?

    1100 – 1130

    1130 – 1200

    Lunch Break and Friday Prayers

    Lunch Talk (1130 – 1200)

    1200 – 1230

    1230 – 1300

    1300 – 1330

    1330 – 1400

    1400 - 1430

    Plenary 4

    PN related Liver Failure – monitoring and management

    1430 – 1500

    1500 – 1530

    Symposium 6

    Nutritional Complications

    Over feeding – between myths and reality

    Assess related complications – prevention is better than cure

    Refeeding Syndrome – Facts or Fiction

    1530 – 1600

    1600 – 1630

    Closing Ceremony

    1630 - 1700

    Tea Break

PACIFIC AND ASIAN COMMUNICATION

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12th Biennial Convention of the Pacific and Asian Communication. 4-6 July 2018

  • 12th Biennial Convention of the Pacific and Asian Communication – Communication and Industrial Revolution 4.0

    July 4, 2018 – July 6, 2018

    We are glad to invite you to participate in the 12th Biennial Convention of the Pacific and Asian Communication (PACA).  The Universiti Malaysia Sabah (http://www.ums.edu.my) through its Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Heritage has been given the opportunity by PACA to organize the event.

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    The convention will be held from 04th – 06th of July 2018.

    We would like to welcome you again to the PACA convention and invite you to submit your abstract to us.

    Abstract must be written in English and submitted to us before 30th March 2018

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