Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and President of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU)

  Call for Papers

In line with this year’s theme, ‘Innovate, Disrupt, and Transform’, the Conference Organizing Committee is seeking contributions from individuals as well as institutions focusing on theories, paradigms, policies, practices and tools to foster innovation in a cross-section of fields. Submissions must be made through the Online Submission System. All full papers reviewed and accepted by members of the Technical Committee will be published in the Conference proceedings following the conference. The Conference Organizing Committee invites abstracts, full papers, case studies and poster presentations for the following focus areas:

Focus Areas

Environmental Management

  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Lifecycle Assessment
  • Environmental Data Analysis and Monitoring
  • Environmental Laws and Enforcement
  • Waste Management

Green Economy

  • Future Cities and Smarter Habitats
  • Sustainable Clean Energy Generation
  • Reducing Carbon Footprint
  • Waste-to-Wealth Initiatives

Global Environmental Challenges

  • Air Pollution
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Hazards
  • Preparing for Emergencies
  • Global Food Security

Best Practices in Prevention

  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Health and Employment
  • Mental Health
  • Personalized Prevention
  • Future Lifestyles
  • Vaccines
  • Health-promoting Schools and Safety Education
  • Road Traffic Injury Prevention

Addressing Health Risk Factors

  • Ageing Well
  • Prescription and Illicit Drugs
  • Physical Activity
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sugar Reduction and Obesity

Health Information Management Systems

  • eHealth and mHealth
  • Adaptive Electronic Health Record
  • Digital Hospitals
  • Digital Public Health

Integrated Health Care

  • Connected Care: Best Practices in Organization of Health Services
  • Intersectoral Action
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Consumer Engagement in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Cities


  • Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance
  • Device Safety and Vigilance
  • Drug Safety
  • Pharmaceutical Audit
  • Global Regulatory Requirements
  • Signalling and Risk Assessment

Download the useful comprehensive style guidelines on abstract, case study submissions and poster presentations to guarantee submission acceptance.



All presented papers will be reviewed for their inclusion in either the International Journal of Excellence in Healthcare Management or Journal of Environmental Management both published by HBMSU (ISSN: 2220-8283), ISI Indexed Global NEST Journal (ISSN: 1790-7632) and/or other international journals. Papers can be presented virtually without physical attendance.