The 11th International Conference on

Arts & Humanities (ICOAH) 2024

05th – 06th September 2024, Colombo, Sri Lanka


Why should you attend ICOAH 2024?

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from influential speakers for a symphony of insights, experiences, and knowledge that will shape the future of sustainable aquaculture worldwide.

Engage in global networking, social events, and collaborative gatherings, fostering relationships among peers for a thriving aquatic tomorrow.
The conference provides a unique platform for researchers to showcase their innovative ideas and groundbreaking studies to a global audience.

To celebrate and acknowledge outstanding research contributions, we present awards to the best presenters. This recognition is a testament to the high-quality work and dedication of our participants.

Participants will be awarded accredited certificates, affirming their active engagement and valuable contributions to the field. These certifications attest to their dedication to ongoing learning and professional advancement.

Presenters are seizing the stage to showcase their research and contribute to the global discourse with the support of our exceptional publication team to publish in a renewing journal.

ICOAH 2024 explores cutting-edge art and humanities research, providing a unique platform for global networking and knowledge exchange among educators, researchers, policymakers, and stakeholders. Don’t miss this premier event!

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Purpose of ICOAH 2024

The purpose of the 11th International Conference on Arts and Humanities 2024 (ICOAH 2024) is to provide a platform for scholars, researchers, and practitioners from diverse backgrounds and disciplines to come together and explore the multifaceted dimensions of arts and humanities. Against the backdrop of the conference theme, “Envisioning Futures: Diverse Perspectives, Global Narratives,” ICOAH 2024 aims to foster critical dialogue and innovative thinking that transcends geographical, cultural, and disciplinary boundaries. Through a series of engaging and interactive features, we seek to encourage participants to envision and shape the future of arts and humanities by embracing diverse perspectives and global narratives. By facilitating interdisciplinary collaboration and fostering a spirit of inclusivity, ICOAH 2024 endeavors to inspire meaningful contributions to the advancement of knowledge and the enrichment of global cultural heritage.

This gathering is dedicated to advancing the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), an ambitious blueprint for a more prosperous and sustainable world.

Inspiring Global Speakers

Conference Chair

Dr. Eldad Tsabary

Associate Professor, Concordia University
Chair, Department of Music
Co-director, Performing Arts Research Cluster (lePARC),
Milieux Institute

Prof. Ursula Eicker

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Ursula Eicker

Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) in Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Cities and Communities
Concordia University Montreal

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Paul Arthur

Chair in Digital Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Arts and Humanities
Vice-Chancellor’s Professorial Research Fellow, Edith Cowan University,

Dr. Oonagh Fitzgerald

Plenary Speaker

Dr. Oonagh Fitzgerald

Senior Fellow (HRREC)
President, International Law Association of Canada
Former Co-chair, Canadian Environmental Domestic Advisory Group under CETA

Associate Prof. Jimmyn Parc

Plenary Speaker

Assoc Prof. Jimmyn Parc

Associate Professor,
University of Malaya,

Prof. Mauricio Díaz Valdés

Plenary Speaker

Prof. Mauricio Díaz Valdés

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Dr. Kenneth Lee Tze Wui

Plenary Speaker

Kenneth Lee Tze Wui

Senior Lecturer & Head of Department
Department of Mass Communication
Faculty of Creative Industries
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

Plenary Speaker

Dr. Ivan Zavada

Program Leader in Composition and Music Technology, Sydney Conservatorium of Music University of Sydney,

Dr. Fatima Zahra

Plenary Speaker

Dr. Fatima Zahra

Assistant Professor
Bahauddin Zakariya University

Dr. Preeti Tushar Joshi

Plenary Speaker

Dr. Preeti Tushar Joshi

School of Liberal Arts
School of Humanities & Social Sciences
His Holiness Dalai Lama FUR Fellow
Sri Balaji University

Call for Plenary Speakers

Listen to passionate Speakers from worldwide to share their treasured knowledge and experiences at the ICOAH 2024. The ICOAH 2024 aims to ignite conversations, spark innovation, and empower individuals to shape the future of Arts and Humanities.

If you would like to join as a Speaker, the “Call for Speakers” is now open. By joining us as a speaker, you will have the opportunity to contribute to this powerful movement and leave a lasting impact on attendees.


Kelvin E.Y. Low

Kelvin E.Y. Low

Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the National University of Singapore.

Pre-Conference Workshop on Getting Published: On Developing Good Writing & Publishing Habits” by Kelvin E.Y. Low, Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the National University of Singapore.

Date: 23rd July 2024 | Time: 08:30 AM – 09:30 AM IST

Albert Rothenberg

Albert Rothenberg

Conducted by Albert Rothenberg, Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, USA.

Pre-Conference Workshop on Artistic Creativity” by Albert Rothenberg, Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, USA.

Date: 25th July 2024 | Time: 06:30 PM – 07:30 PM IST

The Success Story of the ICOAH 2023

The 10th International Conference on Arts and Humanities 2023 (ICOAH 2023) held from 7th – 8th September in Bangkok, Thailand in hybrid platform. ICOAH 2023 was organized under the theme “COLLABORATIVE PROCESS, COOPERATION, AND MULTIPLICITY”. The conference was organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM), Sri Lanka. The conference united diverse researches and case studies from all over the world, in parallel sessions while offering many networking and publishing opportunities. Moreover, the conference welcomed Academics, Researchers, Scholars, Activists Industry Leaders and Professionals from 25+ 𝐜𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐬 across the globe.

Special Events at ICOAH 2024

Categories: Arts, Music, Film/Music Video (05min – 15 min) 𝐨𝐫 𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐨𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐦 𝐨𝐟 𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐞𝐱𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐢𝐨𝐧

Participant Benefits:

  • Certificates: Every participant receives a certificate (T&C Apply).
  • Exclusive Posters: Customized posters for all participants and winners.
  • Virtual Scholarships: Winners stand a chance to win 50% or even a free virtual scholarship in their respective sections. Second place holders get 30% to 50% off, and third place holders receive 20% to 30% off. Plus, a 10% scholarship for all participants!
  • Promotion: Get featured on our social media, official website, and even on the conference day!
  • Country Coordinator/Volunteer Opportunity: Showcase your leadership skills by becoming a Country Coordinator/Volunteer.

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: Writing for Top-Tier Journals Learn How to Impress the Editors and Increase Your Chances. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar.

Workshop on "Beyond Borders: Global Perspectives in the Future of Cinema"

Workshop on "Symbiotic Expressions: Artistic Collaborations in the Age of AI"

Workshop on "Futurescapes in Art: Exploring Diverse Perspectives"

Optimizing Networking Experiences: ICOAH 2024's Unparalleled Networking Opportunities

One-to-One Collaboration Sessions

One-to-One Collaboration Sessions

Unlock the full potential of collaboration with our One-to-One Collaboration Sessions, designed exclusively for fostering institutional partnerships.

Round Table Discussions

Round Table Discussions

This is an excellent opportunity to share insights, exchange ideas, and foster collaboration within a focused and intimate setting

MOU Signing Time for Partners

MOU Signing Time for Partners

Join us for a significant and formal occasion during the ICOAH 2024, the MOU Signing Time for Partners.

Partner’s Dinner

Partner’s Dinner

Engage with key decision-makers, thought leaders, and influencers in a relaxed and conducive setting.

Gala Dinner

Gala Dinner

This is an excellent opportunity to share insights, exchange ideas, and foster collaboration within a focused and intimate setting

Student Chat Time with Co-Chairs and Key Speakers

This special session aims to create a unique space for students to engage in meaningful discussions with influential figures in their respective fields.

Special Engagement Sessions for Virtual Participants

Engage in lively discussions on key conference topics. Our virtual engagement sessions are designed to facilitate meaningful conversations, ensuring that your voice is heard and your insights are valued.

Opportunities at ICOAH 2024

Be a Volunteer!

Are you enthusiastic about creating an impact and do you possess a keen desire to offer your abilities, passion, and commitment to a vibrant team? Become an essential part of our conference team and help create an unforgettable experience for our participants.

ICOAH Scholarship Program

Discover your potential through the Future Education Scholarship Program! We provide partial registration fee waive-offs to support your conference participation. Apply for an opportunity to receive a scholarship and join us in this transformative experience.

Be a Country Coordinator

To become a Country Coordinator for ICOAH 2024, send your contact and background details to Ms. Dilki Sewmini at Your involvement could significantly contribute to the success of the event. Don’t hesitate to express interest and potentially join our team for ICOAH 2024.

Sri Lanka

Conference Venue

Taj Samudra Hotel, Sri Lanka

05th – 06th September 2024

We believe your paper deserves to meet its ultimate research destination!

Publication Opportunities in ICOAH 2024

Featured Peer – Reviewed Journals

As a conference Participant in the conference, you are have the opportunity to submit your comprehensive manuscripts to internationally accredited, peer-reviewed journals, associated with esteemed publishing entities. Subsequent to submission, your manuscript will undergo rigorous quality assessments. Only manuscripts that successfully meet the established scholarly standards will be considered for publication.


Regular Issues


Special Issues

Do you need our support to access the scholarly standards of your paper as well as to develop the paper? Click here to refer the Publishelp service for ICOAH 2024.

This service is freely available to all registered (paid) conference participants

Publication History of the ICOAH Series

The ICOAH conference series has cultivated a distinguished and prolific publication history, serving as a premier platform for the global dissemination of pioneering Arts and Humanities research and the exchange of best practices, fostering academic excellence in the field


Proceeding Publications


Publishelp Service

Celebrating Diversity And Empowerment: Reflections From ICOAH Participants

We take pride in developing positive relationships with our participants and hearing positive feedback about our Conference. Read on to find out what they have to say about ICOAH!

Official Conference Partners

Concordia University, Canada

Hosting Partner

Concordia University,

Arts and Communication Research Centre, University of Algarve

Academic Partner

Arts and Communication Research Centre, University of Algarve, Portugal.

Department of Fine Arts, Stella Maris College

Academic Partner

Department of Fine Arts, Stella Maris College, India

Saint Francis University

Academic Partner

Saint Francis University,
Hong Kong

Obafemi Awolowo University

Academic Partner

Department of English, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria

Sri Balaji University

Academic Partner

Sri Balaji University, Pune, India

The Department of Mass Communication, Faculty of Creative Industries, University Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)

Academic Partner

The Department of Mass Communication, Faculty of Creative Industries, University Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR), Malaysia

Department of Fine and Performing Arts School of Humanities and Social Sciences GITAM

Academic Partner

Department of Fine and Performing Arts School of Humanities and Social Sciences GITAM ((Deemed to be University), India

Davao Oriental State University

Academic Partner

Davao Oriental State University, Philippines

Tour Partner


Event Partner

TIIKM Events


Organized By

The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM)

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline

08th April 2024

Early Bird Payment Deadline

05th June 2024

Regular Payment Deadline

04th July 2024

PP Presentation due on or before

21st August 2024

Full Paper Submission Deadline

23rd Sep 2024

Ms. Kalpana Madavie

+94 77 274 1265
+94 11 799 2022

Ms. Chanika Gunathilake

+94 70 330 9862

Mr. Thusitha Bulathgama

+94 71 569 2739
+94 11 799 2022

Ms. Dilki Sewmini

+94 74 152 3423
+94 11 784 4554

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