Banda Aceh, Indonesia, September 12-14, 2018

Submission of "Extended Abstract" Closed: July 18, 2018

It is an honour to welcome you to the 8th AIC 2018 International Conference. The conference will be held on September 12-14, 2018, in Banda Aceh, Aceh Province, Indonesia. This conference is hosted by Syiah Kuala University (recognizably abbreviated as UNSYIAH), the largest and the oldest national university in Aceh.

The AIC is an annual international conference carried out regularly by Syiah Kuala University since 2011.

The AIC 2018 on Social Sciences will provide an excellent forum for sharing knowledge and research findings among academicians, professionals, and governments. Topics of interests cover all theoretical and practical aspects of Economics, Business & Management, Art, Law & History, and Educution & Languange. The primary goal of the 8th AIC 2018 on Social Sciences is organized to promote multidisciplinary understanding of the latest research and innovations through discussion, exchange, and sharing among researchers, practitioners, academicians and students.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Track 1: Economics

  • Business & Economics
  • Economic Development
  • Economic Methodology
  • Economic Policy
  • Economic Systems
  • Demography
  • Health Economics
  • Public Finance
  • Public Economics

Track 2: Business and Management

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Global Business
  • Marketing and E-Commerce
  • Management Studies
  • Business and Investment
  • Communications Management
  • Public Administration
  • Business Information Management
  • Hospitality and Tourism

Track 3: Art, Law and History

  • Indonesian and International Law
  • Environmental and Energy Law
  • Political Sciences
  • Public Policies
  • Sociology and Humanities
  • Criminology
  • Cultural Studies
  • ASEAN Studies
  • Human Rights and Civil Liberty

Track 4: Education and Language

  • Teaching
  • Learning
  • Education
  • Languages and Literaracy
  • General Linguistics
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Instructional Practices
  • Curriculum: Theories & Approaches


Please submit your Abstract through our Open Conference System not more than July 15, 2018

Abstract should be written in English according to template provided here. Please submit the formated abstract as a supplementary file.


All submissions should be written in English with a minimum paper 5 (five) pages and maximum a paper length of 8 (eight) printed pages standard. All submitted papers will go through a peer review process.

Prepare your manuscript using the standard conference template provided here. Please double-check the paper size in your page setup to make sure you are using the European A4-size paper layout (8.27 inch X 11.69 inch). Please strictly follow the format of your manuscripts according to the given standard template. The paper should not contain page numbers or any special headers or footers. Please format your paper according to this template.


The 8th AIC on Social Sciences 2018 uses Open Conference System for conference management. Open Conference Systems (OCS) is a free Web publishing tool that will create a complete web presence for Scholarly Conference. All submissions must be done through the OPEN CONFERENCE SYSTEMS by following this link:

Questions about paper submissions or the conference program can be addressed to any of the Conference Correspondence Chair [at]

Please Note: Papers should contain original material which is not currently under review in any other conference or journal and has not been previously published.


Papers submitted and presented at The 8th Annual International Conference (AIC) of Syiah Kuala University will have the opportunity to be published at one of the following journals.

We look forward to welcoming you in Banda Aceh.

Best Regards,
Dr. Kismullah
Conference Chair
The 8th AIC on Social Sciences 2018