Call for Papers (Closed)

We invite a 500-800 word abstract (with examples) in three categories:

  1. Concerns in 'Typography and Diversity' (Academic Research/Presentations)
  2. Innovative applications of Diversity in Typography (Case Studies)
  3. Student projects on Typography and Diversity

Main Typographic Issues for the conference:
The Conference will focus on the following issues:

  1. Experiments and Explorations in Diversity of Typography
  2. Typography and Diversity in the context of Culture
  3. Typography and Diversity in the process of Learning
  4. Typographic Diversity using Multilingual Scripts
  5. Typographic Diversity in Native (Indigenous) Scripts
  6. Diversity of Typography in Local Languages
  7. Research Activities in Diversity of Typography

Abstract Guidelines:
The abstract submission should include the following:

  1. Title of the paper
  2. Keywords
  3. Abstract of the paper
  4. Three to four images of the work described
  5. Author name, Designation, Organisation and contact details (including email)
  6. Category of submission ( Academic / Industry / Student)

The total number of words including the title, keywords and the abstract should be a maximum of 800 words.

Paper and Presentation Details:
The selection of abstract is through blind jury.

Selected papers will need to be orally presented by the author/s during the conference on 23rd, 24th, 25th February 2017 at Colombo Department of Integrated Design, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka . The time duration for each of the paper presentations is 20/15/10 minutes followed by 5 minutes for discussion along with Q & A. The selected papers will be published during the time of the conference.

Formatting guidelines as well as a template for the full paper will be supplied along with the acceptance mail of the abstract.

Deadline for abstract submission: 30th September 2016
Declaration of accepted abstracts: 10th November 2016
Deadline for submission of full paper: 30th of December 2016

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