Conference Proceeding

Invite presenters to submit full paper to be published in the conference proceeding. Papers should be submitted in Microsoft Word format. Before submitting your paper please ensure that you have read the attached Paper Guidelines and formatted your paper correctly.

Please email your full paper to  ecme@hksyu.edu or wkyuen@hksyu.edu on or before 30 Sep, 2019

Conference Proceedings Submission Guidelines

Please format your Conference Proceedings paper according to the following guidelines and style checklist.

Title page information to include:

Title of the paper, Author names and affiliations: Provide authors’ affiliation details (where the work was done) including full institution name and country.

Abstract: A concise and factual abstract not exceeding 300 words is required.

Keywords: Immediately following the abstract provide a minimum of three keywords.

Article Structure

Title: Ensure that your title accurately reflects the contents of your paper and is free of errors.

Introduction: Present the purposes of the study and provide background for your work.

Conclusions: The main conclusions of the study may be presented in a Conclusions section, which may include the main findings, the implications and limitations.

Acknowledgements: Collate any acknowledgements in a separate section at the end of the article before the references and do not, therefore, include them on the title page, as a footnote to the title or otherwise. List here those individuals who provided help during the research.

Footnotes  should be used sparingly. Number them consecutively throughout the article, using superscript Arabic numbers.

References: Within the text: citations in the text should follow the referencing style used by the American Psychological Association (APA). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Sixth Edition, ISBN 978-1-4338-0561-5.

List at end of paper References should be arranged first alphabetically and then further sorted chronologically if necessary. Please single space, and indent after the first line of each. Please ensure that every reference cited in the text is also present in the reference list.

 Font 12-point Times New Roman font/,新細明體字体

All paragraphs and body text justified and single spaced.

One line should separate paragraphs or sections. Do not indent paragraphs. 

Set page size to A4/ 全文用A4 大小

Margins: Microsoft Word ‘Normal’ (2.54 cm).

Manuscripts not to exceed 5,000 words/字数5000 each (excluding tables, figures and references). 

Main headings (e.g. 1.), subheadings (e.g. 1.1) and sub-subheadings (e.g. 1.1.1), normally no more than three levels of headings should be included. 

All figures and images must be inserted in a JPEG image format, within the page margins. Centre images. Do not insert loose objects such as arrows, lines or text boxes. Number and caption below the figure (Figure 1: Caption), centre aligned. 

Tables should be created within the Microsoft Word document, should fit onto one A4 page and should be numbered and captioned below the table, centre aligned.  

Bold any section/paragraph headers and left align. 

Do not use any page headers, footers or page numbers/无页码; (footnotes are acceptable).

Use only portrait layout. Do not include any pages in landscape layout.