3rd International Soft Science Conference (ISSC) 2012 (ISSC 2012)
Venue: Phnom Penh City
|Event Date/Time: Nov 06, 2012||End Date/Time: Nov 08, 2012|
|Registration Date: Sep 15, 2012|
|Paper Submission Date: Sep 15, 2012|
The inaugural conference was held at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur in November 2009. Themed, â€œSoft Science: Contributions towards Nation Buildingâ€, the conference included several prominent speakers who through their participation helped bring forward soft science as a discipline in decision science, management science, policy science and other multi-disciplinary studies. The focus of the conference was in introducing soft science and provides a platform for soft science (e.g. Social Science). As a major part of this exercise, the conference committee held a nationwide road show introducing and formalising soft science among all IPTS and IPTS. Efforts also included main stream Medias.
The 2nd ISSC in 2011
Continuing the theme, â€œSoft Science: Contributions towards Nation Buildingâ€, the second ISSC was held on 23-25 November 2011 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. This was the first effort by the organizing commitiee to hold the event overseas and was succesfull in incresing the number of participats by doubling the number of entries from 45 to 96 published articles.
The 3rd ISSC this year (2012)
Planned for November 2012 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, this yearâ€™s conference hopes to build on past efforts by now also including joint participation form local (international) universities from Phnom Penh, Cambodia.