BUiD Doctoral Research Conference 2023

The 7th BUiD Doctoral Research Conference 2023


8 July 2023

Hybrid Conference


The 7th BUiD Doctoral Research Conference 2023 is a hybrid conference focused on providing students with an international forum through which their work can be shared and published. Inherently multidisciplinary in nature, it is an opportunity to discuss research and training in education, business, law, engineering, sustainable design and innovation. The conference is intended for upcoming researchers and those who carry the dual role of researcher and educator, thought leader, practitioner, technocrat or business leader. We hope to bring together a diverse group to present and discuss the latest trends, discoveries, praxis and interests in these multidisciplinary areas.

Conference tracks:

General Education, Special Education, STEM, Educational Psychology, Transnational Education, Digital and Online Education Technology, TESOL & Linguistics, Public Admin, Educational Policy, Cultural Studies, Diversity and Inclusion etc.


Track Chair: Professor Eman Gaad, Dean – Faculty of Education, The British University in Dubai

Track Co-chair: Michael Osborne, Professor of Adult and Lifelong Learning and Director of Research, School of Education, University of Glasgow


Accounting, Business, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management, Marketing, Project Management, Law, Communication etc.


Track Chair: Professor Aymen Masadeh, Dean – Faculty of Business and Law, The British University in Dubai

Track Co chair: Dr Richard Kirkham, Deputy Director of The Thomas Ashton Institute, The University of Manchester


Civil Engineering, Computer & Information Science, Artificial Intelligence, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Energy & Fuels, Industrial Engineering, Information Security, Big Data, Smart Infrastructure, Renewable Energy, Robotics & Automation, Software Engineering, Sustainability in Built Environment, Transportation & Logistics, Water, etc.


Track Chair: Professor Bassam AbuHijleh, Dean – The Faculty of Engineering & IT, The British University in Dubai

Track Co chair: Professor Sean Smith, Professor of Future Construction and Director of Centre for Future Infrastructure, within the School of Engineering at The University of Edinburgh.

Submission: (Paper submission deadline extended to 15 May 2023)

Prospective authors are invited to submit full papers in accordance with the below criteria:

— 4000 word limit

— Each paper must include an abstract of 50-150 words

— All papers must follow the format provided

For more detailed submission guidelines and formatting requirements:

— Submission guidelines

— Conference guidelines

— Full paper template

— Presentation template


All submissions must be made through the following link:




*** Please ensure you create and login to your EasyChair account before submission (see Submission guidelines above)

Eligibility & Benefits

— All BUID students are eligible to participate (senior undergraduate students are encouraged to participate)

— Students from partner universities are also encouraged to participate

— Conference participation is free of charge & best paper awards will be given

— All qualifying papers will be published in Scopus indexed proceedings


For further information email us at [email protected]



The British University in Dubai

Block 11, 1st and 2nd floor, Dubai International Academic City PO Box 345015, Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 279 1400

Whatsapp: +971507012843

Email: [email protected]