11th September, 2020, Matara, Sri Lanka

Submission Guidelines

Author(s) should prepare their extended abstract according to following guidelines.

Author(s) should confirm that the extended abstracts is original and has not been previously published or simultaneously under consideration for any other conference or publication. Extended abstracts must be in English (British dictionary for spelling) and in MS Word (Doc/Docx) format.

The extended abstract should contain:

  • Title: A concise and informative title
  • Abstract: Abstract should be within 200 – 250 words; no citations
  • Keywords: Provide 3-5 keywords in an alphabetical order
  • Introduction and research problem/issue
  • Research Methodology
  • Results and Findings
  • Conclusions
  • References

Authors are requested to attach completed Author Information Form along with the manuscript.


Extended Abstract Submission

Formatting of the Document (Extended Abstract should be within 1500 – 2000 words limit)
Authors should prepare the manuscripts according to the formatting specification given below.

  • Font: Georgia
  • Title: 14pt, bold, center aligned, capitalize the first letter of each word, limit your title to maximum ten words
  • Author names: 11pt, center aligned
  • Author affiliations: 10pt, italics, center aligned
  • First level headings: 11pt, bold, center aligned
  • Second level headings: 10pt, bold, left aligned
  • Third level headings: 10pt, italics, left aligned
  • Table titles: 10pt, center aligned and should be placed in the main text at the exact position
  • Figure: 10pt, center aligned and should be placed in the main text at the exact position
  • Paragraph text: 9pt, 1.5 lines spacing, justified
  • Footnotes and References: 9pt
  • Follow APA referencing style for all types of references