Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social Sciences - JAPSS ISSN 1944-1088 (print) ISSN 1944-1096 (online)
Download full Previous Conferences: (Thailand 2010, Costa Rica 2011, Palm Beach 2015)

Sponsor Organizations: 

  • Catholic University of New Spain (Miami, Florida)
  • Universidad Isaac Newton (San Carlos, Costa Rica)
  • Universidad Autonoma de Colombia (Bogota, Colombia)
  • Northern Light Academy of Aviation and Technology (Kathmandu, Nepal)
  • 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
  • Academia de Genealogia, Armas, y Nobleza Alfonso XIII (Madrid, Spain)
  • The Florida Delegation of the Royal Naval League of Spain (Madrid, Spain)
2210 SW 162 Ave Miami FL 33170

Contact information for rooms:
$20 per night per person (limited space available)
Tel/whatsapp: +1(786)2951336
Topic for the Conference: Peace and Development
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Governance
  • Development
Conference Chair: 
H.E. Dr. Otto F von Feigenblatt, Ed.D., Ph.D., Rector of the Catholic University of New Spain 
Keynote Speakers:

  • Dr. Greivin Arrieta, Rector of Universidad Isaac Newton (San Carlos, Costa Rica)
  • Dr. Eduador Hoyos, President of Universidad Autonoma de Colombia (Bogota, Colombia)
  • Mr. Tulio Mauricio Amuy Tenorio (San Jose, Costa Rica)
  • Honorable Marjorie Murillo, Councilwoman, Miami-Dade (USA)
  • Honorable Lubby Navarro, School Board Member, Miami-Dade (USA)

Honorary Cooperating Professors:
  • Senator Benedetto Adragna, Former Member of the Senate of the Italian Republic
  • Prof. Dr. A. Mani, Chief Operations Officer at College MDIS Malysia
  • Prof. Anxhela Bushati, Director of Management of Programs and Projects for Economic Development, Ministry of Finance and Economics of 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)

Types of Registrations
  • Traditional Presentations: 10 Minute presentations based on research papers 150 EUR
  • Virtual Presentations: Pre-recorded 10 minute presentations based on research papers 100 EUR
  • Poster Presentation: Tri-fold presentation based on research paper (recommended for junior scholars) 150 EUR
  • Non Profit Organizations: 10 Minutes Presentations based on practice 150 EUR

Entry fee for participants: $30

*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)
First Name
Last Name
Honorific (Mr., Dr., Prof., etc)
Position/ Title (Fellow, Professor, etc)
Type of Presentation
Poster Presentation (Junior Scholars)
Virtual Presentation (Scholars)
Traditional Presentation
Group Presentation (for organizations and NGOs)
Mailing Address
e-mail address
Proposal Title
Would you like to have your proposal considered for inclusion in the special issue of JAPSS?
Short Curriculum Vitae including brief list of publications
Comments and Concerns
Presenter Registration
Includes a digital copy of the special issue of JAPSS if paper is selected for inclusion
Price: 150,00 €
Membership (IASS)
membership in IASS (miniature medal and certificate)
Price: 150,00 €
Institutional Registration
Institutional Registration: Booth and access for three people
Price: 500,00 €
Virtual Presentation
Pre-recorded presentation
Price: 100,00 €
Single Entry Ticket
Ticket to enter the event
Price: 30,00 €