CHILDREN AND YOUTH CONFERENCE

The key intention of CCY 2020 is to facilitate interaction and the exchange of knowledge and ideas across professional constituencies pertaining to the contemporary challenges faced by both Children and Youth. In addition, this gathering will help the delegates to establish research as well as to find international linkage for future collaborations in their career path.We welcome researchers, educators, academicians, and child and youth care practitioners from around the world to the 2nd World Conference on Children and Youth 2020

CALL FOR PAPERS

” Preparing Children and Youth to Face Emerging Challenges in the 21st Century ”

This year’s conference will discuss topics of relevance to Preparing Children and Empowering Youth to Face the Challenges in the 21st Century, so mark your calendars to attend the #CCY2020 Annual Conference.We invite paper proposals not only from academics but also from practitioners and policymakers. CCY 2020 covers range of topics representing children and youth. Please check Call for Papers here.

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ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE

[ 20TH MAY 2020 ]

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

MESSAGE FROM THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

The Organizing Committee of CCY 2020 is hereby keeping you informed on the latest updates of the situation in the hosting country, Sri Lanka due to the recent outbreak of the novel Corona Virus (COVID – 19). Sri Lanka has diagnosed a total of 102 positive coronavirus cases and no death cases as reported by the Ministry of Public Health. The public community is also been advised about COVID-19 prevention and control measures to be taken seriously by the Ministry of Public Health. . This situation of the hosting country will be constantly monitored by the CCY 2020 Organizing Committee. As of this writing, the Conference will take place as scheduled.

We care about your Safety because our Priority is you. STAY SAFE!

For more information, please contact the Conference Secretary via secretariat@youthstudies.co

– Updated on 26th March 2020

RESOURCE PERSONS

Prof. Siri Hettige

[Conference Co -Chair & Plenary Speaker]

University of Colombo
Sri Lanka

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D. Bruce Carter, Ph.D.

D. Bruce Carter, Ph.D.

[ Conference Co -Chair & Keynote  Speaker ]
Syracuse University
New York, USA

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Marie-Claire Graf

Marie-Claire Graf

[ Keynote  Speaker ]
Youth Advocate and Change Maker for Sustainable Development and Climate Solutions,
Switzerland

Speech Title: “The Power of education for sustainable development & youth empowerment in times of multiple crises”

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Martina Ptackova, Eight World Champion in Martial Arts

Martina Ptáčková

[ Inspirational Speaker ]
Eight World Champion in Martial Arts
The Czech Republic

Speech Title: ” It is not in the stars to hold our destiny, but in ourselves “

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UN SDG Action Award Winner

Ashan Perera

[ Plenary Speaker & Youth Brand Ambassador ]
UN SDG Action Award Winner 2018
Social Entrepreneur
Founder of The Road to Rights Youth-Led Organization,
Sri Lanka

Speech Title: “Migration, Employment and Youth”
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Dr. Kalharie Pitigala

Dr. Kalharie Pitigala

[ Plenary Speaker ]

Child Adolescent and Counseling Psychologist
Asiri Medical Hospitals,
Sri Lanka

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#CCY_2020 PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

Ashan Perera
Mr. Ashan Perera

[Moderator]

Founder of The Road to Rights Youth-Led Organization,
Sri Lanka

Ranga Pallawala
Mr. Ranga Pallawala

[Panelist]

CEO of Janathakshan (GTE) Ltd,
Sri Lanka
Heminda Jayaweera
Mr. Heminda Jayaweera

[Panelist]

 Chief Operating Officer at Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology (SLINTEC),
Sri Lanka

Marie-Claire-Gra
Ms. Marie-Claire Graf

[Panelist]

Youth Advocate and Change Maker for Sustainable Development and Climate Solutions,
Switzerland

Date: 23rd July 2020
Time: 15:30 ‐17:00

PUBLICATION WORKSHOP

Dr. S.A.D.H. Namali Suraweera

Dr. S.A.D.H. Namali Suraweera

[Resource person]
Head/Senior Lecturer,
Department of Library and Information Science,
University of Kelaniya,
Sri Lanka

Date : 24th July 2020
Time:16:30 ‐ 17:30

WORKSHOP ON TRANSFORMING TOWARDS GEN Z

Gihan Silva

Gihan Silva

[Moderator]

Vice President for Public Relations
AIESEC  Sri Lanka
Date : 23rd July 2020
Time: 13:30 ‐ 15:00

SOCIAL EVENTS

Networking Dinner (Optional)

Grab the opportunity to meet with like-minded people at #CCY2020 and have a brilliant time engaging with peers during the networking dinner.

Date: 23rd July 2020
Time: 19:00 onwards

Post Conference Tour (Optional)

Globeenjoy tours, the official tour and accommodation partner of CCY 2020 facilitate the post-conference tour to Kandy and you can visit a number of places in Kandy and grab a great experience of Sri Lankan history.

Date: 25th July 2020
Duration: 12hrs

PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES

Book of Abstracts

All abstracts of CCY 2020 (Oral, Poster, Virtual) accepted through the double-blind reviewing will be published on the book of Abstracts with Internationally recognized ISBN 978-955-3605-56-6.

Conference Proceedings

crossrefCCY 2020 Participants preferring conference proceedings will be able to publish full papers following double-blind peer-reviewing process with electronic ISSN 2673-1037 in the conference proceedings with a DOI Number (DOI prefix: 10.17501).

Publication Benefits

  • High Ranked Supporting Journals
  • Dedicated Special Issues
  • Quality Reviews for Proceedings
  • Open Access for Proceedings with OJS
  • Expert guidance with workshops
  • Personalized Guidance

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Supporting Journals

Indexed supporting journals of CCY 2020 published by renowned publishers will provide with the opportunity to publish full papers following the peer review process. Authors are encouraged to read scope and choose the best fitting journal.

Journal of Children and Media

Journal of Children and Media

 

Online ISSN 1748-2801
Editors in Chief Amy Jordan
Publisher Taylor & Francis

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Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology

Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology

 

ISSN 1537-4424
Editor in Chief Prof. Andres De Los Reyes
Publisher Taylor and Francis online

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ORGANIZERS & PARTNERS

HOSTING PARTNER

tiikm logo

Faculty of Primary and Pre-School Education,
Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Hungary

STRATEGIC PARTNER

 

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AIESEC Sri Lanka

RESOURCE PARTNER

 The Road to Rights Youth-led Organization

 

The Road to Rights Youth-led Organization

MEDIA PARTNER

GIBF media partner

GIBF

ORGANIZED BY

tiikm logoThe International Institute of Knowledge Management

TOUR & ACCOMMODATION PARTNER

Globeenjoy Tours

EVENT PARTNER

 

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BlueArc events

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