The Asia-Pacific Innovations Forum (APIF2018) is a joint project between Thailand's King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL) and De La Salle University (DLSU) in Manila, the Philippines.


January 2018
Wednesday - Thursday


Conference Themes: Innovation’s impact on:

  • Business Management
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Management 
  • Information Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Marketing & Branding
  • Education
  • Family, Health, & Population Studies
  • Disaster Studies
  • Social Impact Assessment Studies
  • Organizational Development Studies
  • Knowledge Management & Education Studies
  • Community Development Studies

Conference Highlights

  • Top 16 papers to be published in a March 2018 special issue of the SJR/Scopus indexed Asia-Pacific Social Sciences Review (APSSR)
  • Next top 16 papers to published in Issue 1 & Issue 2 2018 of the Asian International Journal of Social Sciences (AIJSS)
  • All APIF2018 papers will also be published online in the 1st Annual Asia Pacific International Social Sciences Conference Proceedings.
  • There is a free Academic Paper Writing and Publishing Workshop for conference attendees from 9-12, Thursday the 25th.
  • Day 1 and Day 2 attendees will be provided both morning and afternoon coffee and snack breaks.
  • Day 1 attendees will be provided a lunch buffet
  • Day 2 attendees will be provided an awards banquet lunch buffet.

Expected Delegates
The APIF2018 Conference expects delegates from both ASEAN and Asia-Pacific nations.

Sponsoring Universities

King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL) Bangkok, Thailand

De La Salle University (DLSU) - Manila
The Philippines

Call for Papers
We welcome the submission of papers that address the conference theme and sub-themes. Please visit this page for greater detail and suggestion.

If you are uncertain whether your paper fits the conference theme or if you have further questions, please contact our Co-Chairs:

Manila, the Philippines (DLSU)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Myla M. Arcinas

Bangkok, Thailand (KMITL)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Paitoon Pimdee

Important Datelines

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