Participants who intend to submit contributed papers or posters are requested to complete and return the accompanying form indicating preference of poster or oral presentation. Please provide a title for your paper and abstract of not more than 250 words. After the review by the Committee, you will be informed of acceptance. A book of abstracts will be available at the conference and all accepted oral and poster presentation will be published in the Suratthani Rajabhat University International Conference Proceedings. Presenters should submit their manuscript to the Conference Committee by e-mail (MS word attachment).
Length of the Printed Paper
All symposium verbal and poster presentations are eligible for publication in the proceedings if a suitable manuscript is prepared according to this Authors Guide and submitted on time to the Convener of the meeting. The convener will send the manuscript to the Editorial Board for reviewing.
Manuscripts should be as concise as possible in order to reduce to a minimum the number of pages. As a general rule the maximum recommended length of an invited paper is 8 pages and of a submitted poster is 4 pages, including figures and tables. An average page of text will contain about 500 words. Manuscript reviewers will cut unnecessary information and will advise on the number of pages each manuscript should have taking into account its content and characteristics.
Suratthani Rajabhat University International Conference has no preference whether English or American spelling is used although uniformity within each paper is required. Latin words or phrases are in italics, with the exception of very common expressions such as “i.e.,” “e.g.,” “et al.,” “in vitro,” “ex vitro” and “etc. The expression “etc.” for “and so forth” should be used only with series, such as 1, 2, 3, etc.
Font and Type Size
Use Times New Roman font exclusively. Titles are printed in 14 point but the rest of the manuscript, including tables should be 12 point. When italic typeface is required use italic type, not underline.
Papers should be typed on A4 size paper. Also, do not change the margins as they have been set in the template: Top-2 cm, Right-2 cm, Bottom-2 cm, Left-2 cm.
Spacing and Indentations
The final text should be single spaced but a double spaced manuscript may be submitted for editing by the convener. Titles of subheadings should not be underlined. Text should be “justified” in order to fill the entire printable area.
Provide a hanging indent (0.6 cm) on the second line of the Keywords and Literature Cited references. Do not include blank lines between paragraphs within a section.
Citations and References
All submissions should conform generally to the? American Psychological Association (6th Edition) format.
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