2020 International Conference
Current and Future Directions in Research, Theory and Practice
Prithvi Narayan Campus, Pokhara, Nepal
[A QAA Certified Institution, Accredited by UGC, Nepal]
Conference Dates: 9-10 April 2020

POSTPONEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT!!
The “2020 International Conference” postponed until further notice due to concerns over the ongoing CoronaVirus outbreak across the world. If you’ve not yet received the ‘postponement announcement mail’, please contact us at conference@pncampus.edu.np to request a refund on your payment. Thank you and look forward to working with you again in the future.

- 2020 International Conference Secretariat


ABOUT THE CONFERENCE
Overview

The 2020 International Conference: Current and Future Directions in Research, Theory and Practice brings together the international community of researchers, academicians and professionals from multiple disciplines to present the latest research topics and explore opportunities in the areas of humanities & social sciences, management & law, education and science & technology.

The conference serves the purpose of promoting strong connections between research, theory and practice and explores different perspectives on the application of research findings into practice. It provides an interdisciplinary platform for policy makers, top managers, researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered read more ...

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Suresh Raj Sharma
Dr. Suresh Raj Sharma is the founder Vice-Chancellor of Kathmandu University, Nepal. He served as Professor of Chemistry for Tribhuvan University for a long time. He was the first Executive Director of the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) in Nepal. He has also worked as Member Secretary of National Education Committee, a member of National Commission for UNESCO and a delegate to the SAARC Technical Committee on Science and Technology.

Currently, Dr. Sharma is a member of the Board of Trustee of Kathmandu University and the Coordinator of Kathmandu University School of Law Planning Advisory Committee. He received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from London South Bank University, UK.

Dr. Sharma’s paramount contribution to education in Nepal was the establishment of Kathmandu University as a public university in 1991 and his commitment to global engagement in higher education.

Dr. Tom Robertson
Dr. Tom Robertson is the former Executive Director of the United States Fulbright Commission to Nepal. He is an environmental historian who has published widely on topics related to Nepal’s development programs and environmental issues.

Dr. Robertson did his Ph.D. in environmental history from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and was Professor of History at Worcester Polytechnic Institutein Massachusetts.

Dates of Importance

Conference Dates:
9-10 April 2020

Submissions Deadline
Abstract Submission Deadline:
10 February 2020

Paper Submission Deadline:
29 February 2020

Presentation Material Submission Deadline:
15 March 2020

Registration & Payment
Early Registration:
15-29 February 2020

Late Registration:
01-15 March 2020


Conference Coordinator
Conference Chair
Dr. Min Pun is Associate Professor of English at Prithvi Narayan Campus, Tribhuvan University, Pokhara, Nepal. He has researched on topics related to linguistic diversity in Nepal and Nepali writing in English, and published extensively in these areas. In 2001, he had been to Trinity Western University, Canada for higher studies and from 2003 to 2005, he had been a Visiting Researcher at the Faculty of Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies, University of Tokyo, Japan. Dr. Vikash Kumar KC is Professor of Statistics at Prithvi Narayan Campus, Tribhuvan University, Pokhara, Nepal. He received his M.Phil. in 2004 and Ph.D. in 2008 from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. His areas of interest are health inequality, reproductive health and STDs in relation to HIV/AIDS through the application of statistics. He is an accomplished author of numerous research articles, book chapters and has over a dozen of professional books to his credit.

Institutional Partners

School of Health &
Allied Sciences

Pokhara University

Faculty of Humanities &
Social Sciences

Pokhara University

Institute of Medicine
Pokhara Nursing Campus

Tribhuvan University

Pokhara College of
Management

Pokhara University Affiliate

Pokhara Multiple
Campus

Tribhuvan University Affiliate

Institute of Forestry
Pokhara Campus

Tribhuvan University

Pokhara Engineering
College

Pokhara University Affiliate

Mount Annapurna
Campus

Tribhuvan University Affiliate

Nepal Tourism & Hotel
Management College

Pokhara University Affiliate

Pokhara Multimodal
Campus

Tribhuvan University Affiliate

School of
Engineering

Pokhara University

LA GRANDEE
International College

Pokhara University Affiliate

Janapriya Multiple
Campus

Tribhuvan University Affiliate

Lake City College &
Research Centre

Tribhuvan University Affiliate

Aadikavi Bhanubhakta
Multiple Campus

Tribhuvan University Affiliate

Institute of Engineering
Western Region Campus (WRC)

Tribhuvan University

Kalika Multiple
Campus

Tribhuvan University Affiliate

Gandaki College of
Software Engineering

Pokhara University Affiliate

Faculty of
Management

Pokhara University

Pokhara Bigyan tatha Prabidhi
Campus

Tribhuvan University Affiliate

Supported By
University Grants Commission
Bhaktapur, Nepal
Nepal Tourism Board
Kathmandu Nepal
Ministry of Industry, Tourism,
Forest and Environment

Gandaki Province, Pokhara