The authors will send their abstract/papers via the OpenCONF system. You can access the OpenCONF system from the submission link on the Abstract/Paper Upload page. Please read the manual before submitting your abstract/paper.

Note: Please indicate presentation type of your paper in the “Optional Comments” field. Oral or Online(Virtual) presentations are accepting. And please don’t forget upload your office file which is appropriate to the indicated template at the “Upload File” section. There is no limit for submissions.

Abstract Submission Rules

Abstracts may be presented in Turkish or English. Abstracts must consist of a minimum of 150 words and must not exceed one page.  The following template needs to be used in abstract writing:

Click here to download Abstract Writing Guide and Template on English language.

Click here to download Abstract Writing Guide and Template on Turkish language.

The deadline for abstract submissions is March 15, 2019.

The evaluation process for the acceptance of the work will be completed within 3 days

Please submit your full papers and abstracts in Microsoft Word format. Full Papers should be at least 5 pages.

  1. Language

The language of the articles must be English or Turkish.
  1. Length of paper

The length of the paper should be between 6-10 pages (Times New Roman, 12 Font) including tables, figures, references and appendices (if any). Articles should be typed in single-space (including footnotes and references) on one side of the paper only (preferably A4) with wide margins.
  1. Title Page

The title page should include:
(i)The name(s) of the author(s) (ii) A concise and informative title (iii) The affiliation(s) and address (es) of the author(s) (iv) The e-mail address, telephone and fax numbers of the corresponding author
  1. Abstract

Please provide an abstract of 150 to 250 words.
  1. Keywords
Please provide 4 to 6 keywords
  1. Acknowledgement

The author may use acknowledgement section in the title page of the paper (if any).
  1. Subdivision of the article

Divide your article into clearly defined and numbered sections. Subsections should be numbered 1, 2. (then 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2), 1.2, etc. The abstract is not included in section numbering.
  1. Table and Figures

Present tables and figures within the article, not at the end of the article. Please note that the article will be published in black and white (print), although online version will contain the colorful figures (if any). However, the color print will be available in extreme cases as per the request of the author.
  1. References

Author(s) should follow the latest edition of APA style in referencing. Please visit to learn more about APA style