The journal main goal is to provide platform for knowledge dissemination on sustainable tourism development issues in the BIMP-EAGA (Brunei-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area) region. It provides a forum for researchers in various areas and fields of expertise to publish their research findings, research report, reviews and any outcome related to the BIMP-EAGA regions from academic discourse avenues such as conferences, seminars and workshops especially those organised by BE-UTD. The journal aims to be the leading data bank and point of reference that enrich the publications for the BIMP-EAGA region and published by BIMP-EAGA Unit for Tourism Development (BE-UTD).
The journal is currently indexed in CIRET.
We are pleased to announce the 1st Regional Conference on Campus Sustainability (1RCCS) to be organised by Universiti Malaysia Sabah with the collaboration of Universiti Malaya (Malaysia) and Higher Education Leadership Academy (AKEPT) (Malaysia) and Palawan State University (Philippines). The conference will focus on a broad range of topics related to university and campus sustainability. The conference organizers invite posters and papers relevant to the theme of the conference “Building Sustainability Edge through Institutional Strategy”. Papers and posters are also invited in the sub themes of:
Environmental education and curriculum development; Outreach programmes; Human resources issues; Traditional knowledge in sustainability; Sustainable management of water resources; Energy efficiency and green energy; Solid waste/harzadous waste/toxic waste management; Food services and food security; Biodiversity conservation and habitat restoration; Space/Landuse management; Green buildings; Green purchasing; Sustainable transportation; Integration of technology for campus sustainability; Adaptation and resilience; Change management and implementation; Social sustainability
Best Paper and Poster Awards and Book Publication Well-written and outstanding papers and posters will be given awards and published as a book entitled "Sustainable Campus".
· Abstracts and Poster Proposal Submission - 31st January 2014
· Abstracts and Poster Proposal Acceptance Notification - 17th February 2014
· Registration and full fees payment - 21st February 2014
· Full Paper and Poster Submission - 3rd March 2014
· Pre-Conference Colloquium for Students - 7th April 2014 (Monday)
· Conference - 8th - 9th April 2014 (Tuesday and Wednesday)
Conference Fees Regular Registration (Individual) and Students: RM200; The Pre-Conference Colloquium for Students Registration Fees is RM50 per person.
Submissions All abstracts and poster proposals should be submitted by email to the Conference Secretariat to ecocampus(at)ums.edu.my on or before 31st January 2014.
For more information, please refer to our website www.ums.edu.my/ecomc or Facebook Page www.facebook.com/ecocampusums or email to the Conference Chair, Dr. Awangku Hassanal Bahar bin Pengiran Bagul at hbagul(at)ums.edu.my.