Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social Sciences - JAPSS ISSN 1944-1088 (print) ISSN 1944-1096 (online)

Previous Conferences: (Thailand 2010, Costa Rica 2011, Palm Beach 2015)
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DEVELOPMENT, COMMUNICATION, AND GOVERNANCE: "Culture and Identity in the 21st Century"  (November  3,  2018, WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES)



 
 
Sponsor Organizations: 

  • The International Academy of Social Sciences (IASS)
  • Journal of Asia Pacific Studies 
  • The Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social Sciences
  • Noble Compañia de Bernardo de Galvez
  • The Society for the Promotion of Kosovo
  • The Society of Armirger of Spain
  • Academia de Genealogia, Armas, y Nobleza Alfonso XIII (Madrid, Spain)
  • The Florida Delegation of the Royal Naval League of Spain (Madrid, Spain)
  • The Palm Beach Chapter of the Order of the Knights of Rizal
Venue: 
Everwise Hall (West Palm Beach, Florida)
 
Topic for the Conference: Leadership and Governance
 Panels:
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Government
  • Development
 
Conference Chair: 
H.E. Ambassador Otto F von Feigenblatt, Ed.D., Ph.D., Honorary Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo www.vonfeigenblatt.com 


Honorary Cooperating Professors:
  • Prof. Dr. Count Giuseppe Tedeschi, Attendant of the Antechamber of His Holiness the Pope, Vatican
  • Prof. Dr. Elvis Delgado Bacigalupi, Mayor of the District of Yanahuara, Peru
  • Prof. Maria Ratkova, Mezzo Soprano and Educator, Honorary Academician of the International Academy of Social Sciences
  • Prof. Maurizio Napoli, Banca Finnat, Honorary Academician of the International Academy of Social Sciences
  • Prof. Avni Mazrreku - Rector of University ISPE in Kosovo
  • Prof. Fitor Muça  -  Pastor at Rilindja Church in Tirana, Albania
  • Prof. Naser Rugova  -  University Lecturer /  Member of the Parliament of Kosovo
  • Prof. Avni Mazrreku - Rector of University ISPE in Kosovo
  • Prof. Lutfi Haziri -  Mayor of Gilan, Republic of Kosovo
  • Prof. Arben Sulejmani  -  Head of the Bektashi Community in Macedonia
  • Prof. Ruzhdi Lata, Mayor of Dibra e Madhe in Macedonia
  • Prof. Visar Ganiu  -  Mayor of Cair, Skopje, Macedonia
  • Prof. Dan Doncev  - Director of Health Insurance Fund of Macedonia
  • Prof. Ziadin Sela - University of Tetova in Macedonia
  • Senator Benedetto Adragna, Former Member of the Senate of the Italian Republic
  • Prof. Dr. A. Mani, Chief Operations Officer at College MDIS Malysia
  • Prof. Arian Galdini, Chairman of the LDE (Tirana, Albania)
  • Monsignor Commander Doctor Jean Marie Gervais, Prefect Coadjutor of the Chapter of the Papal Basilica of St. Peter's in the Vatican, Official of the Apostolic Penitentiary, Commissioner of the Roman Rota, and President of the Association of social promotion "Tota Pulchra" (Vatican City)

Scientific Committee: 
  • Prof. Dr. Deepak Paliwal, Ph.D., Uttarakhand Open University
  • Dr. Antonio Rafael Fernandez Paradas, Universidad de Granada (Spain)
  • Dr. Graciela Padilla Castilo, Professor of Journalism, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
  • Dr. Carmen Marta Lazo, Professor of Journalism, Direct of Radio Unizar, Editor in Chief of Reivista Mediterranea de Comunicacion
  • Dr. Jose Barragán Codina, Research Professor and Accreditation Coordinator, Universidad Autónoma de Nueva Leon, Mexico
  • Dr. Carmen Gaona Pisonero, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (Madrid, Spain)
  • Prof. Dr. Magdalena Mut Camacho, Universitat Jaume I de Castellon (Madrid, Spain)
  • Dr. Vicente Ripoll Feliu, Universidad de Valencia (Spain)
  • Dr. Sandra Escamilla Solano, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (Madrid, Spain)
  • Dr. Marta Gonzalez-Pelaez, Independent Researcher (Spain)
  • Prof. Clara Janneth Santos, Universidad Autonoma del Caribe (Colombia)
  • Prof. Ernesche Rodriguez Asien, Universidad de la Havana (Cuba)
  • Prof. Alejandro Monge, Universidad Internacional de las Americas (San Jose, Costa Rica)
  • Dr. Zuleyka Díaz Martínez, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Madrid, Spain)
  • Dr. María de Jesús Araiza Vázquez, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo Léon (Mexico)
  • Dr. Paola Plaza Casado, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (Madrid, Spain)
  • Dr. Charalambos Tsekeris, Digital Sociology at National Centre for Social Research, Athens, Greece
  • Dr. B. Suresh Lal, Professor & Head, Department of Economics at Kakatiya University (India)

Keynote Speakers:

  • Prof. Alejandro Monge, Universidad Internacional de las Americas (San Jose, Costa Rica)
  • Kerol Kaskaviqi, Delegate for Northern Florida of the International Academy of Social Sciences
  • TBA
Registration: 

Types of Presentations:
  • Traditional Presentations: 10 Minute presentations based on research papers
  • Virtual Presentations: Pre-recorded 10 minute presentations based on research papers
  • Poster Presentation: Tri-fold presentation based on research paper (recommended for junior scholars)
  • Non Profit Organizations: 10 Minutes Presentations based on practice
Registration Fees:
$100 for traditional, virtual, and poster presentations

Free registration for approved NGOs

Entry fee for participants: FREE

*Registration fees include publication of papers in conference proceedings (digital) and the best papers will be chosen for publication in a special issue of the Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social Sciences. Certificates of participation will also be provided for presenters. 
                
Registration Instructions: 
Conference Registration (Miami, 2016)
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Traditional Presentation
Group Presentation (for organizations and NGOs)
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Includes a print copy of the special issue of JAPSS if paper is selected for inclusion
Price: $100.00
Presenter + Membership (IASS)
Registration and membership in IASS (miniature medal and certificate)
Price: $200.00