Welcome to The 3rd International Conference on Social Sciences 2016

The International Institute of Knowledge Management takes great pleasure in inviting you to the 3rd International Conference on Social Sciences (ICOSS-2016) scheduled to be held on the 19th and 20th of September 2016 in Bali, Indonesia. In today’s context, it is evident that the most complicated species on earth is humans who have the ability to think and act. This significant ability has paved way for decisions taken at own discretions creating numerous problems in the society. The conference on the subject of Social Science is believed to be a vital topic to be discussed creating a platform for measures to be addressed for a better approach to meet issues in the society leading towards global sustainability.

Participants are also welcome to submit a presentation proposal either for a 20-minute oral presentation, a poster presentation or a 60-minute workshop. The presenters who are unable to be present at the conference are encouraged to register under the Virtual Presenter category.

Keynote Speakers

ICOSS 2016Prof. Michael Redclift

Emeritus Professor of International Environmental Policy,
King’s College University of London

Prof. Tim AllenderAssoc.Prof. Tim Allender

Faculty of Education and Social Work,
University of Sydney,

Prof Margrit EichlerEmeritus Prof. Margrit Eichler

Professor Emerita of Social Justice Education,
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education,
University of Toronto, Canada.

Dilip DuttaProf. Dilip Dutta

Associate Professor in Economics,
University of Sydney.

Conference Chair

LorenPhotoDr. Loren O’Connor

Assistant Vice Chancellor of the Office of Accessible Education and Counseling Services at Brandman University which is part of the Chapman University System. He created, developed and implemented the Office in order to serve twenty-nine campuses in California and Washington along with a significant online student community.The position requires extensive knowledge and an in-depth understanding of community colleges and universities in the areas of ADA, Section 504/508, and other legislative matters that impact higher education institutions. 

Message by Conference Chair

Call for Papers

The International Institute of Knowledge Management of Sri Lanka proudly welcome your abstracts to the 3rd International Conference on Social Science (ICOSS) to be held on 19th – 20th September 2016 at Bali,Indonesia. Sustainability is one the newest trend in which implications and meaning needs to be clarified from a social sciences perspective. Through International conference on Social Science we aim to create the debate on exploring potential contribution of different social sciences disciplines.

Supporting Journals


International Journal of Knowledge Society Research (IJKSR)

Editor(s)-in-Chief: Miltiadis D. Lytras and Basit Shahzad

ISSN: 1947-8429
ISSN(online): 1947-8437



Journal of Child and Family Studies

Editor(s)-in-Chief: Nirbhay N. Singh

ISSN: 1062-1024
ISSN(online): 1573-2843


Academic Partners

LomonosovLomonosov Moscow State University-Russia which ranked in the top 150 universities in the world has collaborated with TIIKM in organizing 3rd International Conference on Social Sciences 2016

BRANDMAN-UniversityBrandman University is a private, non-profit regionally accredited institution that provides educationalopportunities for working adults. There are over 25 campuses throughout California and Washington,and a virtual campus online. Brandman University is collaborated with TIIKM in organizing 3 rd International conference on Social Sciences 2016.

Dr. Mehryar NooriafsharDr. Mehryar NooriafsharUniversity of Southern Queensland, Australia
“International Conference on Education 2016 is one of the very well organized conference that I have attended”
Dr. Rochelle KinsonDr. Rochelle KinsonDepartment of Psychological Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

“International Conference on Social Sciences 2016 is one of the most unique conferences that I have attended. Presenters from different backgrounds together giving feedbacks on multiple tracks has broaden my view”

Mr. Abraham SundayMr. Abraham SundayFederal Polytechnic, Nigeria.
“It is a friendly and necessary environment to ideas to grow and thrive. It’s been wonderful”
Dr. Dhananjay SontakkeDr. Dhananjay SontakkeWardha, India

“This was neatly organized conference. It was not a sensational workshop rather” Thought Provoking Process” That is the success of this conference.”

Wyn ThomasWyn ThomasBangor University – Wales UK
Excellent Collaboration during the event, superb venue”
Dr. Dhananjay SontakkeDr. Dhananjay SontakkePriyadarshini Women’s Collage – Wardha, India
“This was neatly organized conference. It was not a sensational workshop rather” Thought Provoking Process”  That is the success of this conference.”
Prof. Jasbir SinghProf. Jasbir SinghUniversity of Jammu – India

“It was very good academic interaction where people from different parts of the world shared their research and exchanged their views. All from TIIKM deserve a special thank that the conference was organized very well."