3rd International Soft Science Conference (ISSC) 2012 (ISSC 2012)

Venue: Phnom Penh City

Location: Phnom Penh City, Phnom Penh, Other

Event Date/Time: Nov 06, 2012 End Date/Time: Nov 08, 2012
Registration Date: Sep 15, 2012
Paper Submission Date: Sep 15, 2012
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The 1st International Soft Science Conference (ISSC)

The inaugural conference was held at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur in November 2009. Themed, “Soft Science: Contributions towards Nation Building”, 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, “Soft Science: Contributions towards Nation Building”, 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 year’s conference hopes to build on past efforts by now also including joint participation form local (international) universities from Phnom Penh, Cambodia.