By registering and paid IETechS 2019 Conference, Author/Co-Author/Participant(s) will be deemed to agree, understood, and accept the following Terms and Conditions:

  1. Organizer has fully right to transfer or to change any article to any other ACTIVE SCOPUS journal that seems fit for all conferences WITHOUT Author(s) consent.
  2. Author(s) must make sure that their articles are written based on conference tracks. The article must be original and have not been previously accepted in any journal or under consideration for publication elsewhere, otherwise the article will automatically be rejected and no refunds will be granted. Organizer has right to cancel any article for the journal that has not meet the submission guideline with/without Author and co-author(s) consent.
  3. Journal/Book/Proceeding Publisher has right to cancel any manuscript that does not meet the conference track or the paper is not suitable for their Journal/Book/Proceeding. In that case, affected Author(s) will be contacted for several alternative options such as move into another Publisher or etc.
  4. Organizer only look upon Elsevier (SCOPUS) for indexing purpose where the list of journals and proceedings are based on expert committee from multiple background of studies and also support from other universities and industries.
  5. Author understand that all articles publication will be sent to SCOPUS-indexed journal based on ACTIVE SCOPUS status during submission date of article to journal’s publisher.
  6. Organizer has no control over indexing of journal in SCOPUS database, therefore after the submission to Publisher, we do not take any responsibilities for the indexing coverage of the published articles in the SCOPUS database.
  7. Author and co-author(s) understand perfectly that the publication of the journals/articles/book chapters will takes AT LEAST 9 – 15 months from the conference date. It can be higher than the mentioned duration (more than 15 months) if the queue for publication is long at the Publisher’s side.
  8. Author and co-author(s) have no right to ask Organizer to speed up the publication period as the publication decision is 100% on the Publisher’s hands. However, we will try our best to make sure that the publication will take place in the nearest future.
  9. If the article requires a copyright, the copyright form must be signed and submitted/uploaded together with the article. Otherwise, we will not entertain and accept the article even though the author has paid for the article and NO REFUND will be entertained.
  10. Should there be any correction to be made, we will contact all authors through email. Always ensure that the registered email is active. Any no-reply, no-response to the said email will result in publication delay and article rejection.
  11. Access to the Publisher database will not be provided by Organizer. Author must use their institution subscription for the access. Hardcopy or softcopy version will never be provided by Organizer UNLESS the Publisher provided it for FREE.
Organized by
Manufacturing Technology Management (MTM) and Service & Operation Management (SOM)
Department of Production and Operations Management (JPPO),
Faculty of Technology Management and Business (FPTP)
Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM)
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