Welcome to WCSP 2022!

The World Conference on Scholarly Publishing 2022 (WCSP 2022) was held on 30th of August 2022 in Virtual Platform under the theme “North – South Divide in Scholarly Publishing.” The conference was organized by TIIKM Publishing which is the official publishing arm of The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM), Sri Lanka.

The conference united diverse researchers, scholars, and academicians from all over the world, while offering many networking opportunities. Moreover, the conference welcomed 380+ Academicians, Researchers, Scholars, Activists and Professionals from 52 across the globe, including Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Philippines, Turkey, Indonesia, Nigeria, Iraq, Morocco, Taiwan, Kenya, India, Liberia, Malaysia, South Africa, United States, Australia, Bangladesh, Austria, Nepal, Ghana, Rwanda, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Bhutan, Mauritius, Sudan, Ethiopia, Cameroon, Algeria, China, Portugal, Italy, Spain, Lebanon, Timor-Leste, Vietnam, Trinidad and Tobago, Gambia, Tanzania, Germany, Myanmar, New Zealand, France, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine, Botswana, Russia, Canada.

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Conference Tracks & Sub-themes

  • The changing landscape of scholarly publishing
  • International trends in publications
  • Indexing and ranking
  • Resources and tools on scholarly publishing
  • Academic publication and sustainability

  • Collaborative Research
  • Data management
  • Visibility of research
  • Productivity in research
  • Trends in research integrity
  • Inequality in knowledge production

  • Open Access vs Closed Access
  • Copyrights
  • Plagiarism policies
  • Publication Ethics

Meet Our Experts

Professor Niaz Asadullah

Prof. Niaz Asadullah

Conference Co-Chair

Faculty of Business,
Monash University Malaysia

Mr. Isanka Gamage

Conference Co-Chair

Managing Director

Prof. Brian D. Fath

Keynote Speaker

Professor, Towson University, USA
Scientific Coordinator, Young Scientists Summer Program, IIASA, Austria
Editor-in-Chief, journal Current Research in Environmental Sustainability
Editor-in-Chief, Handbook of Environmental Management

Title: “Encouraging quality and equity in publishing: An editor’s view”

Prof. Crain Soudien

Keynote Speaker

Chief Executive Officer of the Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa
Former Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa

Title: “Speaking Into The World: Insights and Lessons from 100 Years of South African Scholarly Publishing”

Prof. Dr. Foong Ming Moy

Keynote Speaker

Department of Social & Preventive Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
University of Malaya

Title: “Tips on getting your research findings published”

Industry Leading Workshops

Prof. Wesam B. Darawsheh

"Special Issues and the Role of a Guest Editor: giving your research a voice"

Dr. Jill Lenné

"Developing papers for publication in an international journal - Dos and Don'ts"

Prof. Melissa Steyn

"Academic vs Creative Writing: Challenging the false dichotomy."

Session Speakers

publication conference

Dr. R. Shashi Kumar

Department of Economics
Bangalore University, India

Title: “Research Methodology: Essentials for Integrated Research Publication”

Prof. Dr. Dian Damayanti


Title: “Things to Consider When Submitting Your Paper To The Scopus Index Journal, and WOS”

Prof. Halima Tahiri


Title: “Publishing in Open Access journal vs publishing in closed access journal”

Dr. Da'u Abba Umar

Senior lecturer,
Federal University Dutse,

Title: “The Did and Don’t in Manuscript Production”

Seemant Tiwari

Research Scholar
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Title: “How Would We Track And Evaluate The Productivity Of University Research, As Well As Policy Recommendations?”

Dr. Policarpo Camilo Silvestre Matiquite

Lecturer and Senior Librarian
Eduardo Mondlane University

Title: "Scholarly Publishing in Mozambique: Research Institutions, Researchers, and Articles"

Prof. Henry P. Huntington

Editor-in-Chief of Weather, Climate, and Society
Editor of Arctic, published by the Arctic Institute of North America

Title: "Publishing in International Scientific Journals: Experience as Editor, Author and Reviewer"

Dr. Anil T. Gaikwad

Associate Professor
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed to be University, Pune

Title: "Boost Your Academic Profile"

Contact Us

Conference Coordinator

Ms. Hashini Edirisinghe
Hotline: +94 117 992 022
Mobile: +94 70 362 8716
Email: hashini.w@tiikmedu.com

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