International Research Workshop

 Writing & Publishing Skills Workshop

  How to Write and Publish Research Papers in Scientific Journals 

Softwares Application

  Instant Article Wizard, Perrla & EndNoteX7

 

Welcome to the RCTD's Postgraduate Research (PGR) Services

 

Research Center for Training & Development (RCTD) offers a wide range of training and development opportunities for postgraduate researchers. RCTD is regularly conducting workshops since the last three years, to train the faculty, researchers in planning, conducting and publishing high quality research.

 

RCTD is organizing an international research workshop on "How to Write and Publish Research Papers in Sceintific Journals" on 27-28 of March, 2015. The workshop is a purpose-build training program for the researchers; want to increase their academic rank. The workshop helps researchers to aim publication at the phase of research design, produce publications from general research assignments and manage their research for publishing in middle to high ranked journals. The workshop has a beautiful combination of real life examples, capacity-building exercises and tips to speed up publishing rate.  

 

The researchers from Universities, Research Institutes, R&D Organizations and Social Sector Organizations can participate individually or institutional in their own auditorium/office/home from anywhere around the world. The individual participant can participate using a laptop/desktop computer connected with internet. For institutional registration and arrangements, contact us through email (workshops@rctd.org) or Call us (0097551192657, 00923224309974, 001 905 487 1733).

 

Note: The university/institute will pay the participation fee after the one week of the workshop for the convenience of processing and paying the invoice. RCTD will send the certificates of participation and DVD of workshop recordings for 40 participants after the workshop through courier service.

 

Day-1

Academic Writing for a Quality Research Paper

  • Classification of research papers- sample papers
  • Planning, investigation and outlining
  • Choosing your subject (Title)
  • Developing keywords for searchable literature
  • Literature searching techniques from print and digital databases
  • Techniques for synthesizing literature for a quality research paper
  • Exercise on critical reading and writing
  • Research ethics and avoiding plagiarism
  • Pre and post controlling strategies for avoiding plagiarism
  • Citation and referencing
  • Rules for using quotations and footnotes
  • Knowing  how to make a bibliography
  • Technicalities in academic writing
  • Components and organization of a research paper 
  • How to write an abstract-sample abstract
  • Writing introduction- writing background and scenario building literature
  • What to include in body and discussion- academic writing techniques
  • Managing peers in academic writing, relationship and assessment process
  • Editing and editors – goodness of fit index
  • Reviewing  and revising
  • Check list for publishable writing

Citation Management & Referencing Using Endnote X7

  • Searching referecnes for research paper using EndNote X7
  • Create and manage a references library
  • Employ and practice the ‘cite while you write’ (CWUR) feature for research paper
  • Making bibliography of research paper using EndNoteX7

 

Day-2

APA Style Paper Writing and Use of Software Instant Article Wizard and Perrla

  • Changes in the 6th Edition
  • General Manuscript Instructions
  • APA Style Organization of Research Paper- Format and Structure
  • APA Documentation in Research Paper
  • Common grammar/punctuation mistakes
  • References IN text
  • Quotations in text
  • Reference List
  • Demonstration of Software Instant Article Wizard
  • Demonstration of Software Perrla for Paper Writing

Finding and Searching Publishing Avenues

  • Why to publish?
  • Where to publish research?
  • What publishers are looking to publish?
  • Readiness for writing a research paper
  • Publishing avenues
  • Selection of an appropriate journal for publishing… A case study
  • Searching of journals practical demonstration
  • Finding of ISI indexed journal lists
  • Selection of journal from list
  • What is ISI indexation
  • Evaluation Criteria of ISI journals
  • Submission of manuscript to selected journal
  • General guidelines for Authors to prepare a manuscript
  • Publication of research papers in ISI Indexed
  • Intellectual and Copyrights

Publishing Research in Impact Factor Journals

  • Searching and Finding Impact Factor Journals
  • What is Impact factor 
  • How to publish with Elsevier… A case study
  • Guidelines for how to publish with emerald journals
  • Handling reviewer’s remarks
  • Enhancing impact of your research
  • Agenda for research--- A case study

 

International Research Faculty


Professor Dr. Muhammad Ramzan

PhD

University of Malaysia

Director, Library

Lahore University of Management Sciences

Research Editor/Writer

Academic Writing and Publishing Research in Impact Factor Journals

Trainer, RCTD

 

Professor Dr. Murali Krishna

Former Chief Consultant Offshore Programs in

Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi,

Former Scientist SF, NRSA, ISRO, India

Former JNTU Director [R&D]

Research Editor/Writer

Trainer, RCTD

 

Mr. Abdullah Bin Omar

Researcher

University Utara 

Malaysia

Trainer

Academic Writing in APA Sytle (APA 6th Edition)

 

Dr. Saima Rashid

IBM SPSS Certified

Faculty Member

Prince Sultan University

The Kingdon of Saudi Arabia

Expert in Analysis for Publishing Research

Research Center for Training & Development

 

Program Information


Date: 27-28 March, 2015 (Friday-Saturday)

Time: 9:30am-5:00pm Dubai, UAE

Local Participant: Rs. 3000/participant

International Participant: US$ 200/participant

Institutional Participation: Rs. 40,000 (up to 40 participants)


Note: The Universities/Institutes are requested to organize this International level workshop in their own computer lab/auditorium. The host institute does not require to have any conferencing facility, the conferencing facility will be provided by RCTD. For Institutional participation and arrangements, contact us (+97551192657, +1-6477176994, +1-9054871733) or workshops@rctd.org. 

 

Registration and Payment details


For registration send us the following details on workshops@rctd.org .  The registered participant will receive all the payment details in a formal invoice.

Full Name:

University/Institute:

Discipline/Area of Research:

Email:

Phone/Cell:

Postal Address: For courier of Certificate and a DVD of Workshop recordings

 

The participant will also get

  •         Resource Material (soft copy through email)
  •         Certificate of Participation (through courier)
  •         Software and workshop recordings (through DHL courier)

How to participate?

The confirmed participant/university will receive a confirmatory email from RCTD. The email will have a workshop join link. The participant will click the join link on the day of workshop on the time mentioned on the link, after clicking, the setup will start and after 2-3 minutes, the participant will be connected with live HD Video Conferencing of the workshop.    

 

Requirements

Desktop computer/Laptop P4 or latest

WindowsXP/Vista/Windows 7/Mac

Internet connectivity

A set of Headphone & Mic (connect to your computer)

 

Who Should Attend?

  • Faculty Members
  • Research Scholars (MPhil/PhD)
  • Research Associates
  • Researchers of Medical Sciences
  • Researchers of R&D Organizations
  • Researchers of Social Sector Organizations

For any questions or concerns regarding payments please contact one of our offices for assistance.

 

Ateeq-ur-Rehman
Managing Director (MD)
RCTD Inc.
Cell: + 97 551192657

Skype: research.rctd  
Email: workshops@rctd.org

                        

RCTD INC., North America Head Office

Office: +1 905487 1733

workshops@rctdinc.com

 

RCTD INC., Asia/ Gulf Region Office

PO Box 54816 Abu Dhabi UAE

217J1 Wapda Town, Lahore

Office :+97 1551192657

Email: workshops@rctd.org