Call for Papers


Dear all,
You are cordially invited to submit abstracts or papers (in English or Indonesian) to
The 1st Bandung International Conference on Social Science (BICOSS):
Contemporary Issues and Trends in Social Sciences in the Era of the Internet of Things

Emerging research topics in social sciences such as sociology, political science, public administration, and international relations.
Current research methods and approach in social science such as sociology, political science, public administration, and international relations.
Social dimension of the internet of things, social media and society;
Other related topics in social science, humanities, the internet of things, and 4.0 Industrial Revolution

To submit, please register at the Conference website:

Free. Gratis.

Conference Dates: 6, 7 and 8 July 2021
Abstract submission: 26 April- 14 June 2021
Full paper submission: 10 Mei-30 June 2021

Venue: Online via Zoom

Inaugural Speech
Prof. Ahmad Ali Nurdin (Dean, FISIP, UIN Bandung)

Keynote Speakers
Prof. Vedi Hadiz, FASSA, University of Melbourne, Australia
Prof. Merlyna Lim, Carleton University, Canada
Prof. Frans Wijsen, Radboud University, the Netherlands
Prof. Syed Farid Alatas, National University of Singapore
Prof. Purwo Santoso, UNU Yogyakarta; Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Prof. Agus Pramusinto, Komisi Aparatur Sipil Negara, Indonesia (to be confirmed)

Best Paper Awards and Publication
Selected papers will be awarded best paper prizes and published in the following journals (SINTA accredited):
Journal of Asian Social Science Research (
Politicon (
Temali (
Publika (

Contact: +62 821-1779-0308 (Ridha); E-mail:

Looking forward to welcoming you in the conference.
Please share this information to your colleagues, friends and networks.

Thank you.
A.M. Iqbal, Ph.D., The Conference Chair
Organized by Centre for Asian Social Science Research (CASSR)
FISIP, UIN Bandung