Proposal Guidelines (Open Session)
To propose an open session, please prepare a proposal providing a 75-word summary and an additional 2-page explanation with more detail about your goals for the session and how they will be achieved. An open session may run for 60 minutes or less. The language of the submitted proposals and their reviews will be in English or Malay. Proposals for sessions will be reviewed by the open sessions’ committee and judged on the following criteria:
Accessible to a highly interdisciplinary social and economic development audience
Lively, inclusive, and participatory in style and content
Relevant to the themes of the conference
Demonstrating careful planning and a clear agenda.