Editor’s Workshop for ACI in Myanmar and Lao PDR in 2017
The ACI Secretariat and the Ministry of Education, Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar will jointly organize the Editor’s Workshop for ACI in Myanmar on March 6, 2017. The event will focus on ACI journal selection criteria and allow the participants to evaluate their journals against the criteria. The venue will be at the Sein-Ya-Tu Hall in Yangon. It is expected that there will be more than 130 editors and editorial boards, scholars, university lecturers and policy makers attend the Workshop.
In addition, the Editor’s Workshop will also be organized in Lao PDR with cooperation between the ACI Secretariat and Ministry of Education and Sport and the National University of Lao. The Workshop will be held in Lao on March 13, 2017 at the National University of Laos. It is expected to have more than 50 editors, scholars, university lecturers and policy makers participate the Workshop.
This kind of Workshop has been proposed and committed by the ACI Secretariat to develop quality of academic journals in each ASEAN member countries, particularly those who haven’t yet have the national citation index centre. Last year, the Editor’s workshop was successfully organized in 4 different countries, namely Cambodia, the Philippines, Malaysia, and Vietnam during March-June 2016.
(last updated 09/02/2017)