International Conference

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WhatsApp_Image_2024-05-20_at_110016_AM.jpeg - 35.50 kBWe are pleased to welcome you at 1st international conference on Contemporary Challengesi n Global Sustainability: Navigating Toward a Resilient Future with a Focus on Economic, Environment and Gender Dynamics, organized at Lahore College Women University (LCWU) on June 25-27, 2024, in collaboration of Department of Economics, Department of Gender and Development Studies and Department of Environment Sciences.

The main objectives of the conference are as follows:
  • Facilitate Knowledge Exchange: Bring together experts, policymakers, researchers, and practitioners from diverse fields to share insights, research findings, and best practices related to climate change, food security, poverty, and inequality.
  • Develop Integrated Solutions: Encourage the formulation of holistic and sustainable strategies that address the intersection of climate change with food security, poverty, and inequality. This involves understanding the complex interplay between these areas and how actions in one can significantly impact the others.
  • Promote Policy Advocacy: Provide a forum for discussing and advocating for effective policies that are informed by the latest research and practical experiences.The goal is to influence both national and international policies in a way that addresses these pressing issues cohesively.
  • Enhance Collaboration: Foster partnerships and networks among different stakeholders, including governments, international organizations, NGOs, the private sector, and communities. Such collaborations are essential for implementing comprehensive solutions on a global scale.

Through these objectives, the conference seeks to contribute significantly to the global effort to create a more sustainable, equitable, and resilient world.


Patron-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Shagufta Naz
Vice-Chancellor
LCWU, Lahore, Pakistan

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Afzal Conference Chair/Chief Organizer
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Afzal
DEAN Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences/ Chairperson
Department of Economics
LCWU, Lahore, Pakistan

TPC Chair
Dr Arifa Tahir
Chairperson/Tenured Professor
Department of Environment Science
LCWU, Lahore, Pakistan

General Chair
Uzma Ashiq Khan
In charge/ Assistant Professor/ Clinical Psychologist
Department of Gender and Development Studies                                         
LCWU, Lahore, Pakistan

Important Dates:

Conference Date: June 25, 26, 27, 2024
Abstract/Poster Submission: June 10, 2024
Notification of Acceptance: June 12, 2024
End of Early bird Registration: June, 14, 2024
Late Registration: June 20, 2024
Venue: Iqra Auditorium, G 35, G 34, G9, Student Service Centre
Host Organizers: Department of Economics, Department of Gender and Development Studies, Department of Environment Sciences, Lahore College Women University (LCWU),
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

Patron-in-Chief:
Prof. Dr. Shagufta Naz,
Vice Chancellor, LCWU,
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

Main Organizing Committee
  • Prof. Dr. Muhammad Afzal (Conference Chair)
  • Prof. Dr. Arifa Tahir  (TPC Chair)
  • Dr. Uzma Ashiq Khan (General Chair)
Departmental Level Organizing Committee:
  • Department of Economics
  • Samia Nasreen
  • Shazia Kousar
Department of Environmental Science
  • Zaira Ahmad
  • Amina Abrar
Department of Gender Studies
  • Samina Riaz
  • Madiha Nadeem
Scientific Committee and Program Finalization
  • Prof. Dr. Muhammad Afzal (Convenor)
  • Prof. Dr. Arifa Tahir (Convenor)
  • Dr. Uzma Ashiq Khan (Convenor)
  • Dr. Samia Nasreen
  • Dr. Amara Hashmi
  • Dr. Shazia Kousar
  • Dr. Zaira Ahmad
  • Dr. Hina Chaudhry
  • Amina Abrar
  • Samina Riaz
Sponsorship Committee
  • Uzma Ashiq Khan (Convenor)
  • Dr. Muhammad Afzal
  • Dr. Arifa Tahir 
  • Dr Hafsah Batool
Invitation/ Broucher
  • Samia Nasreen (Convenor)
  • Saima Liaqat
  • Amara Hashmi
  • Zaira Ahmad
  • Maryam Zafar 
Desk Registration
  • M s. Sajida Kamran
  • MS. Fatima Ahmad
  • Ms. Rabia Shehzadi
  • Ms. Sadaf Anjum
  • Ms. Alisha Tahir
  • Ms. Amna Shakir
  • Ms. Zain Khadija
Scientific Session Organizing Committee /Venues Decoration
  • Ms. Ramsha Saleem
  • Dr. Mehr un Nisa
  • Dr. Zaira Ahmad
  • Amina Abrar
  • Fareeha Anjum
  • Maryam Batool Khan
Hostel Accommodation
  • Ms. Mehtab Arif
  • Dr. Hafsa Batool
  • Dr. Saima Atif
Advertisement/ Media coverage/ Poster Display/Website Upgradation
  • Dr. Shazia Kousar
  • Dr. Naghmana Ghafoor
  • Ms. Durryab Fatima
  • Ms. Fatima Ahmad
  • Dr. Zaira Ahmad
  • Dr. Amina Abrar
  • Ms. Fizzah Gardezi
Guest Reception and Seating Plan
  • Ms. Erum Aziz
  • Dr. Naghmana Ghafoor
  • Dr. Nadia Ghani
  • Dr. Ammara Fatima
  • Dr. Sofia Nosheen
  • Ms. Syeda Maryam Batool
  • Ms. Zain Khadija
Food Management
  • Ms. Mehtab Arif
  • Ms. Javaria Jameel
  • Dr. Nadia Ghani
  • Dr. Ammara Fatima
  • Dr. Saima Atif
Abstracts Book and Conference Proceedings
  • Dr. Shazia Kousar
  • Dr. Amara Hashmi
  • Dr. Hina Chaudhry
  • Ms. Rabia Shehzadi
  • Ms. Farah Adil
Distribution of E- Certificates / Souvenir
  • Dr. Saima Liaqat
  • Dr. Hafsa Batool
  • Dr. Hina Chaudhry
  • Dr. Amina Abrar
  • Ms. Fizzah Gardezi
  • Ms. Maryam Zafar
Discipline Duty
  • BS/ MS/ PhD Coordinators
  • Dr. Ammara Fatima
  • Dr. Sofia Nosheen
  • Ms. Rabia Shehzadi
  • Ms. Farah Adil
  • Ms. Maryam Batool Khan
Recitation/ Moderator/ Student Coordination
  • Ms. Ramsha Saleem
  • Ms. Durryab Fatima
  • Ms. Sadia Alam (BS 8th Semester)
  • Ayesha Waheed
  • Asma Mukhtar
  • Arooj Aslam
  • Dr. Hafsah Batool

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Scope of the Conference:

This conference focused on global sustainability encompasses a broad spectrum of topics aimed at addressing the interconnected elements of environmental, economic, and gender well-being on a worldwide scale. Such a conference is a melting pot of ideas and discussions around critical issues like climate change, renewable energy, biodiversity conservation, and sustainable resource management. It also delves into social aspects, including poverty alleviation, gender equality, social justice, and access to education and healthcare. Economically, the conference explores sustainable business practices, green finance, and the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
 
Submit your Abstract:
 
Submit abstract related to Social Sustainability and Education & Awareness at following email; 
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Submit abstract related to Environmental Sustainability at following email; 
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Submit abstract Economic Sustainability and Policy & Governance at following email;
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Registration

Note: A clear image of paid voucher is required for registration.

Click Here for Registration 

Registration Fees

LCWU Student (Speaker/Attendee): PKR 1500/-

LCWU Faculty: PKR 2500/-

Outsider Students/faculty PKR 3000/- 

For accommodation

All participants: Regular Fee + 2500/day

For authors presenting multiple papers, one FULL registration is valid for one paper. 

Submit Registration Fee in The Bank of Punjab (028 Temple Road Lahore)

Account Number: 6510047285400718

Title of Account: LCWU Economics Department

Note: Registration fee can also be submitted in Department of Economics, LCWU Lahore. 

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WhatsApp_Image_2024-05-20_at_110016_AM.jpeg - 35.50 kBConference Date: June 25, 26, 27, 2024
Abstract/Poster Submission: June 10, 2024
Notification of Acceptance: June 12, 2024
End of Early bird Registration: June, 14, 2024
Late Registration: June 20, 2024
 
Venue: Iqra Auditorium, G 35, G 34, G9, Student Service Centre
 
Host Organizers: Department of Economics
Department of Gender and Development Studies
Department of Environment Sciences
Lahore College Women University (LCWU),
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Abstract Submission Instructions
 
Please follow the guidelines below to submit your abstract:
Submission Deadline: Ensure your abstract is submitted by June 10, 2024.
Format: 
  • The abstract should be written in English.
  • Use a Word document (.doc or .docx) or PDF format.
Length: The abstract should not exceed 300 words.
Content:
  • Title: Clearly state the title of your paper.
  • Authors: Include the full names of all authors, along with their affiliations.
  • Keywords: Provide up to five keywords relevant to your paper.
  • Abstract Body: Summarize the research objectives, methods, results, and conclusions.
Font and Spacing:
  • Use Times New Roman, 12-point font.
  • Single-spaced text, with one-inch margins on all sides.
Contact Information:
  • Include the corresponding author's email address and phone number.
Submission Process:
  • Submit your abstract via the online submission at following email addresses
  • Each submission should be accompanied by a brief biography of each author (100 words max).
Review Process:
  • All abstracts will be reviewed by the conference committee.
  • Notification of acceptance will be sent by June 12, 2024
Presentation Type:
  • Indicate your preference for an oral presentation or a poster presentation.
Multiple Submissions:
  • Authors may submit more than one abstract, but each submission must be unique.
Additional Information: For any queries or additional information, contact the Abstract Submission Committee This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or [contact number].

Guidelines for Poster Submission

Please follow the guidelines below to submit your abstract for poster presentation

Poster Submission Requirements:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: Ensure your abstract is submitted by June 10, 2024.
  • Format: Submit as a PDF or Word document.
  • Length: Maximum 300 words.
  • Content: Include title, authors' names, affiliations, and contact information. Provide a brief overview of the research, including objectives, methodology, key findings, and implications.

Poster Format:

  • Size: A1 (23.4 x 33.1 inches)
  • Orientation: Portrait
  • File Format: PDF or PowerPoint
  • Resolution: Ensure high resolution for clear printing (minimum 300 dpi).

Poster Content:

  • Title: Clear and concise, at the top of the poster.
  • Authors and Affiliations: Below the title, include the names and affiliations of all authors.
  • Introduction: Briefly outline the background and objectives of the research.
  • Methods: Describe the methodology used.
  • Results: Present the key findings with visuals (graphs, charts, images) where applicable.
  • Conclusion: Summarize the main conclusions and implications of the study.
  • References: Include any key references cited in the poster.
  • Contact Information: Provide an email address for further correspondence.

Design Tips:

  • Clarity: Use large, readable fonts (minimum 24-point font for text).
  • Organization: Organize content logically and coherently.
  • Visuals: Use high-quality images, graphs, and charts to enhance understanding.
  • Color Scheme: Use a consistent and visually appealing color scheme.
  • Brevity: Be concise and avoid overcrowding the poster with too much text.

Submission Process: 

  • Abstract Submission: Submit your abstract via the online submission at following email addresses
  • Economic Sustainability, Poverty and Governance related abstract at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Social Sustainability, Education & Awareness related abstract at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Environmental Sustainability related abstract at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Each submission should be accompanied by a brief biography of each author (100 words max).
  • Poster Submission: Submit the final poster as a PDF or PPT file to [Insert Email] by [Insert Deadline].
  • Filename: Use the following format for file names: "LastName_FirstName_Poster.pdf" or "LastName_FirstName_Poster.ppt".

Review and Acceptance:

  • Abstracts will be reviewed by the conference committee.
  • Notification of acceptance will be sent by June 12, 2024

Presentation Details:

  • Display: Posters will be displayed in the designated poster session area.
  • Setup: Presenters are responsible for setting up their posters on [Insert Date and Time].
  • Presentation Time: Presenters should be available during the designated poster session times to discuss their work with attendees.