Call For Papers


The papers can be theoretical or based on empirical case studies from any state or region of the world. Some issues covered include (but not limited to) to the following subtopics: 

  • Global Pandemic challenges on global public health 
  • States’ response to COVID-19 Pandemic 
  • Political Communication during Covid-19 Pandemic 
  • People mobility during Covid-19 Pandemic 
  • COVID-19 Pandemic and human security  
  • ASEAN in combating COVID-19 pandemic 
  • Transformation in the global post-COVID-19 pandemic 
  • COVID-19 Pandemic and Global Business  
  • Diplomacy in Southeast Asia during COVID-19 Pandemic 2020 
  • Foreign Policy and international politics during the spread of COVID-19 Pandemic 
  • Politics and governance in Asia Pacific in dealing with COVID-19 Pandemic 
  • Great economic crisis and Covid-19 Pandemic  
  • Sustainable development goals and the challenge of COVID-19 Pandemic 

Registration and Payment

The authors receive and oblige to the terms and conditions of the conference upon the payment is settled. The committee will announce the update officially on the website and the registrants must follow the terms and conditions as stipulated.


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Important Dates

Deadline for Full Paper Submission  31 August 2020 
Notification of Review Results and Acceptance/Rejection   10 September 2020  
Deadline for Final Draft  20 September 2020 
Camera-Ready  23 September 2020  
Early Bird Registration  10 September 2020 
Registration and Payment  11-23 September 2020  
Conference Days  24-25 September 2020 
2nd Phase for Full Paper Submission
1-10 September 2020

Submission and Paper Format

Full paper must be submitted through 

The manuscript submitted to ICOBIRD 2020 should not have been published elsewhere, and should not be under consideration by other publication. Guidelines for author should follow:

Author guidelines for Conference Publications should follow:

Note: Authors must follow Author Guidelines strictly; failing which the manuscripts would be rejected without review. 


All presented papers at this conference (provided meeting all editorial requirements) will be published in the following journals which are indexed in Scopus:

  1. International Discourse
  2. Institutions and Economies
  3. Contemporary Chinese Political-Economy and Strategic Relations: International Journal
  4. Journal of ASEAN Studies