Theme & Sub-themes

Conference Theme

Conference Theme
URBAN LIVING AND MULTICULTURAL CITIES IN ASIA: FROM COLONIAL PAST TO GLOBAL FUTURE

Conference Sub-themes

Submissions are invited on topics relating to the scope of the conference, including but not confined to the following areas:

  1. City as memory sites
    Historical trajectory & sites, place identity and cultural heritage, social economic inequality & intergroup relations
  1. Biopsychosocial approach for Healthy Living
    Health, stress, environmental hazard and safety in work and urban living
  1. Families in Global Upbringing
    Universal vs local values in parenting, independence vs interconnectedness in digital era, changing in family structures, gender identity and role
  1. Educational challenges in multicultural cities
    Addressing global vs local contents, inclusive approach and policies, meeting the rights and needs of the students in formal as well as informal settings
  1. Diversity in organization
    Intercultural competencies, leadership in multicultural context, organizational culture
  1. Sociopreunership in urban living
    Eradicating urban poverty, developing creative economy and empowering marginalized communities
  1. Modern city and digital life style
    Social media and behavior, digitalized interpersonal communication, e-government and social services, social discourse and public opinion