Welcome to CIIDT 2018

2018 International Conference on Creativity, Innovation, and Invention in Digital Technology (CIIDT2018) is an international academic conference organized by the Centre for Instructional Technology and Multimedia (CITM), Universiti Sains Malaysia to be held at the main campus of Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia on December 11-13, 2018. The CIIDT2018 conference provides opportunities for researchers, practitioners and policy makers for the worldwide dissemination and sharing of ideas for research in the field of digital technology in Education.

Accepted conference papers will be reviewed and published in any of the below Scopus/WoS Indexed Journal:

  • International journal of Advanced and Applied Sciences (IJAAS)(ISSN: 2313-626X)

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In the new era of technology, teaching and learning is profoundly affluent with the support of digital technology. Digital technology covers technology by which delivering media are encoded in digital devices for teaching and learning, such as digital images, digital video, digital audio, 2D and 3D animation, virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, digital game, web, and mobile applications. Knowledge acquisition are made simpler while learning opportunities for formal learning available online worldwide through the MOOCs, podcasts, online degree programs, and courseware that are made to be effective as well as fun and enjoyable.

 

 

However, the potential of digital technology does not stop at the current stage. It can be creatively and innovatively modified, presented, preserved, distributed, engineered, and invented. In view of the dynamic and energetic characteristics of digital technology, a relevant international conference, namely CIIDT2018, is organized. Through CIIDT2018, it is of ambition that more creative and innovative use of digital technology can be further explored by educationists, instructional designers, technologists, digital media designers, multimedia developers, and trainers.

Conference Objectives

  • Promote innovative development of theoretical, practical, and professional knowledge and research of digital technology.
  • Inspire the creative use of the digital technology for learning and teaching in learning institutions as well as training in the industry.
  • Provide a platform for discussion and exchange of ideas and networking opportunities for collaboration.

Full Paper Submission Due Date

  6 October 2018   [EXTENDED] 16 November 2018

Author Notification Date

 20 October 2018  [EXTENDED] To be notified by email

Camera Ready Paper Submission

3 November 2018 [EXTENDED] To be notified by email

Normal Registration

26 August 2018 onwards

Conference Date

Date:

11 to 13 December 2018 (3 days)

 

Time:

9.00 am to 5.00 pm

 

Venue:

Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia

 

Conference Subtheme

CIIDT2018 brings an opportunity to invite new innovative inventions on digital technology in the context of education. CIIDT2018 consists of five theme-based tracks. Participants’ manuscripts will be submitted in one of the following conference tracks. For manuscripts that potentially fall under multiple tracks, the manuscript will be positioned by the conference organiser under the best-fitting track:
Track 1: Creativity in digital technology.
Track 2: Innovation and invention in digital technology.
Track 3: STEM and digital technology.
Track 4: Advanced technology for teaching and learning.
Track 5: Trends and future directions in digital technology.

 

Target Participants

The CIIDT2018 Conference targets to bring together some 150 participants from local and overseas countries to discuss the creative and innovative use of multimedia and educational technology in teaching and learning. Amongst others, the target group of participants are as follows:
• Researchers and educators

• Education professional

• PhD / Masters / Bachelors Students

• Instructional designers

• Multimedia / Web / Curriculum Developers

• Educational Technologist

• National and Local Government

 

 

Scope

The scope of the conference will cover but not limited to:

 

RESEARCH PAPER REVIEWERS

 

Prof. Dr. Irfan Naufal Umar

Prof. Dr. Wong Su Luan

Assoc. Prof. Dr Wan Ahmad Jaafar Wan Yahya

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mona Masood

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zarina Samsudin

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rozinah Jamaludin

Dr. Hosam Faiq Al-Samarraie

Dr. Jeya Amantha David P. Kumar

Dr. Mariam Mohamad

Dr. Siti Nazleen Abdul Rabu

Dr. Tan Yun Yi

Dr. Nurullizam Jamiat

Dr. Malathi Letchumanan

Dr. Chau Kien Tsong

 

Call for Reviewer Application

 

Reviewers are to evaluate the manuscript submissions based on the requirements of the conference proceedings, predefined criteria, quality, completeness, and accuracy of the research presented. Reviewers are to provide feedback on the paper, suggest improvements and make recommendation(s) to the editor on the acceptance/changes to the article.

 

Please submit your CV to ciidt@usm.my.

Submission Guidelines

  • Please submit your manuscript here
  • Authors are encouraged to submit the electronic version of their papers in Microsoft Word.
  • The maximum number of pages for a paper is 6 pages. Each additional page will incur an additional fee of USD40 per page for international presenter and RM40 for local presenter.

 

Submission formatting

Official language is English in paper writing and presenting.

 

Paper Template Download

Click here to download the paper template.

Please prepare your manuscript according to the paper template.

 

Policies of CIIDT 2018

All submitted manuscripts should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical. Manuscripts submitted to the CIIDT2018 conference should meet these criteria and must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. If the paper is suspected to be plagiarized, the manuscript will be automatically rejected.

 

SPEAKERS

Registration Fees

Local
MYR

Conference Fee
1150

Publication Fees
a) Scopus /WoS Journal – 600
b) Non-Scopus Journal – 300
c) Online Journal – free

Participant only
750

International
USD

Conference Fee
300

Publication Fees
a) Scopus /WoS Journal – 200
b) Non-Scopus Journal – 100
c) Online Journal – free

Participant only
250

Student
MYR

Conference Fee
950

Publication Fees
a) Scopus /WoS Journal – 500
b) Non-Scopus Journal – 250
c) Online Journal – free

Participant only
650
550* for 3 persons and above

Accepted conference papers will be submitted for review and published in any of the journals below:

 

  1. Scopus/WoS/ERA Indexed Journal:
    International journal of Advanced and Applied Sciences (IJAAS)(ISSN: 2313-626X)
  2. Online Journal (Free):
    Journal of Innovative Technologies in Education (JITE)

 

Acceptance for publication in journal is subject to decision by the respective journals. The conference fee does not include the journal publication fee and the journal publication fee will be collected separately. There will be no refund, regardless of any decision made by the respective journals. In order to participate in the activities of CIIDT2018, at least one author of each paper must register for the conference.

 

ITEMS INCLUDED IN THE REGISTRATION FEE FOR PAPER PRESENTER

Conference registration fee for paper presenter includes:

      • 1 copy of the conference proceedings (in CD-ROM or equivalent)
      • Conference goodies (Program booklet, souvenir and name tag).
      • Admission to all conference sessions
      • Morning and afternoon tea / coffee breaks
      • Buffet Lunches
      • Writing pads and pencils
      • Internet access in Conference Hall
      • Certificate of Participation

 

ITEMS INCLUDED IN THE PARTICIPANT (LISTENER) FEE:

Conference registration fee for participant (listener) only includes:

      • 1 copy of the conference proceedings (in CD-ROM or equivalent)
      • Conference goodies (Program booklet, souvenir and name tag).
      • Admission to all conference sessions
      • Morning and afternoon tea / coffee breaks
      • Buffet Lunches
      • Internet access in Conference Hall
      • Certificate of Attendance

Registration Form:

Click here to download the registration form.

 

After making the online payment for the conference, please EMAIL and ATTACH the copy of the digital payment slip to ciidt@usm.my

CIIDT2018 Conference Terms and Conditions:

By completing the CIIDT2018 registration, you acknowledge and accept that we have the consent to use photographic, video and audio recordings taken by the CIIDT2018 official photographers during the CIIDT2018 conference. All the photographs, videos, and audio recordings will be used for conference related activities included in the promotional material, in both print and electronic format, including on the Internet via CIIDT website and social media for conference purpose only.

 

We welcome substitute delegates if you are unable to attend the conference. There will be no extra cost provided that we have at least 1 week of prior notice and have received payment in full.

 

All registrations are only regarded as complete after having the full payment made prior to the Conference.

 

Registrations that are cancelled prior to the conference will not be eligible for any refund of the registration fee.

 

The CIIDT2018 organizer reserves the right to amend the activities, rules and regulations without giving prior notification or any reasons thereof.

 

Payment Deadline:
Please adhere to the deadline mentioned in the CIIDT2018 Letter of Acceptance / Invoice.

 

Available Payment method:
Online Payment

 

Procedure for Online Payment:
Online payment system is the fastest and easiest method to pay your registration fee and we strongly recommend you to perform the online payment. You could pay via your debit card or credit card.

 

Please click the following link for payment:
https://conference.usm.my/CIIDT

 

On this payment page, choose the option of your registration fee. After successfully completing the payment transaction, you will receive a digital payment slip / receipt / notification. Please EMAIL your registration form (click here to download) and ATTACH the copy of the digital payment slip to ciidt@usm.my

 

If you encounter problems in online payment, or wish to inquire about other payment methods, please do not hesitate to email to: ciidt@usm.my

 

Online payment system may require to add certain percentage of bank service charges from the applicable registration fee. When you are ready to make the online payment, the bank service charges will be automatically added to the applicable registration fee.

 

What to do if Online Payment failed:
Sometime your online payment could fail. It usually happens due to the security process of the banks. For non-Malaysian, you need to activate the card for foreign transactions. If this happens, kindly follow the below procedure to ensure that the money will be transferred duly:

 

  1. Inform your card holding bank that your payment failed.
  2. Inform the bank that you wish to perform an international payment through your card and request them to allow / verify your card for international payments.
  3. Confirm that the card has been verified and continue with the payment.

Centre for Instructional Technology and Multimedia (CITM)
Address: Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM Penang, Malaysia
Telephone: +604-653 3222 / 3224 /3226
Fax: +604-653 2375
Website: www.ptpm.usm.my

 Director of PTPM

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wan Ahmad Jaafar Bin Wan Yahaya

Advisor :
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wan Ahmad Jaafar Wan Yahya

 

Chairman :
Dr. Chau Kien Tsong

 

Deputy Chairman :
Dr. Mariam Mohamad

 

Secretariat :
Mr. Mohd Zuki Ariffin

 

Deputy Secretary :
Dr. Nurullizam Jamiat

 

Treasurer :
Dr. Siti Nazleen Abdul Rabu

 

Deputy Treasurer :
Ms. Awalia Hanif Burhanuddin

 

Publicity:
Dr. Jeya Amantha David P. Kumar (Head)
Dr. Nurullizam Jamiat

 

Web:
Dr. Tan Yun Yi (Head)
Mr. Mohammad Faiz Isahak
Ms. Amirah Sa’Adah Binti Azman

 

Documentation :
Ms. Zunairah Mokhtar

 

 

 

Publication :
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mona Masood (Head)
Professor Irfan Naufal Umar
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rozinah Jamaludin
Dr. Hosam Faiq Al-Samarraie

 

Graphic Design :
Ms. Rozita Ilamdin
Mr. Abdul Haris Harun

 

Technical :
Ms. Norazrina Mohamad

 

Tourism :
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rozinah Jamaludin
Dr. Hosam Faiq Al-Samarraie
Dr. Jeya Amantha David P. Kumar
Ms. Norzila Ishak

 

Protocol :
Mr. Norazam Ariffin (Head)
Dr. Reem Sulaiman Baragash
Dr. Mageswaran A/l Sanmugam

 

Sponsorhip & Contribution:
Mr. Norazam Ariffin (Head)
Dr. Nur Azlina Mohamed Mokmin
Mr. Abdul Haris Harun

 

External Committee Members:
Assistant Professor Dr. Nammon Ruangrit, Silpakorn University
Assistant Professor Dr. Anirut Satiman
Dr. Sriadhi, Universitas Negeri Medan

 

 

SPONSORSHIP / CONTRIBUTION FOR CIIDT2018 CONFERENCE

The committee members of CIIDT2018 are currently in search of sponsors / contributors who would be willing to help us to reach the goal of the conference. We are proposing five options of sponsorship and funding support for the conference stipulated with the following conditions:

 

  • Platinum Sponsor: RM20,000.00 and above: Name ± logo on “opening” page for the conference web site (also listed on the sponsorship page), Name ± logo inside front and back cover of the digital programme book, Name ± logo on poster board at entrance to oral presentations.
  • Gold Sponsor: RM10,000.00 and above: Name ± logo on the sponsorship page of Conference web site, Name ± logo inside the back cover of the digital programme book.
  • Silver Sponsor: RM2,500.00 and above: Name inside back cover of digital programme book.
  • Individual Sponsor.
  • In-Kind ( Food, Drink, Bag, T-shirt, Souvenirs & Others)

We would greatly appreciate if there would be any commitments for sponsorship and funding support for this prestigious conference.

 

Click here to download the sponsorship/contribution form. After completing the form, please EMAIL the form to ciidt@usm.my and we will contact you soonest possible.

 

Thank you very much.

 

Head of Sponsorship and Contribution Division
CIIDT2018
Universiti Sains Malaysia

Strategic Partners (TBC)

Venue

CIIDT 2018 Conference will take place at Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, Penang, Malaysia

GPS coordinates:

5.3559, 100.3025

Universiti Sains Malaysia (acronym: USM) is a government funded Autonomous university in Malaysia. Founded on 1 June 1969, it is among the oldest institute of higher learning in Northern Malaysia. It has three campuses, a main campus on the island of Penang, a health campus in Kelantan, and an engineering campus in Nibong Tebal.

The Main campus has the name of a German city (Minden) because the campus was built on the territory of the former British Minden Barracks, which themselves were named after the Battle of Minden.

Some of the attractions that you must also visit in Penang are:

Made in Penang Interactive Museum
Peranakan Museum
Fort Cornwallis
Penang Museum
Little India
China Town
Masjid Kapitan Keling
St. Georges Church
Sri Mariamann Temple

 

Are you looking for a place to stay?

Please complete this form, and return it via e-mail (norita@usm.my) by 28 October, 2018.

Contacts

We are always happy to help you with any questions or recommendations.

For more information, do contact us at:

Centre for Instructional Technology and Multimedia
Pusat Teknologi Pengajaran dan Multimedia (PTPM)
Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM Penang,
Malaysia.

Telephone: +604-653 3222 / 3224 /3226
Fax: +604-653 2375

Or drop us an email at ciidt@usm.my