International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies (IJICST)

Submit a Paper to the International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies (IJICST)

Published Semi-Annually. Est. 2011.

The International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies (IJICST) covers a broad spectrum of existing and emerging Internet-based social interaction technologies, including their applications, functions, and impact on people’s digital communication. This interdisciplinary journal brings together global experts from a broad range of disciplines including from communication science, psychology, human-computer interaction, information systems, computer science, knowledge management, business, economics, media studies, public relations, advertising, marketing, education, law, anthropology, and social work. IJICST embraces a wide variety of theoretical and methodological approaches such as empirical, interpretive, ethnographic, historical, philosophical, critical, as well as other research perspectives and utilizes both qualitative and quantitative methodologies. In addition, this journal contribution to the existing body of knowledge on the uses and applications of current and emerging social interaction technologies. IJICST seeks original contributions reflecting a broad spectrum of existing and emerging Internet-based social interaction technologies, including their applications, functions, and conceptualizations.

ISSN: 2155-4218|EISSN: 2155-4226|DOI: 10.4018/IJICST
The Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies (IJICST) would like to invite you to consider submitting a manuscript for inclusion in this scholarly journal. The following describes the mission, coverage, and guidelines for submission to IJICST.

Mission

The mission of the International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies (IJICST) is to explore multidimensional relationships between Internet-based social interaction technologies and broadening the interdisciplinary body of knowledge pertaining to various aspects of existing and evolving interactive communication systems, applications, tools, and techniques. Fulfilling this mission, the journal offers a forum for the exchange of ideas and practices and brings together international experts from the fields and disciplines such as communication, human-computer interaction, social psychology, knowledge management, journalism and media, advertising, marketing, public relations, education, and law conducting research in social media, social computing, social informatics, interactive information systems and other areas of inquiry.



Coverage

IJICST seeks original contributions reflecting a broad spectrum of existing and emerging Internet-based social interaction technologies, including their applications, functions, and conceptualizations. The journal embraces an array of theoretical and investigative approaches ranging from empirical, interpretive, historical, discursive, critical, as well as other research perspectives and utilizes both qualitative and quantitative methodologies.

Topics can be drawn from, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Applications, platforms, components, devices, and interfaces of interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Background, histories, and the development of interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Concepts, contexts and trends of interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Design and assessment of interactive communication systems and technology applications
  • Diffusion and convergence of interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Ethical issues associated with interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Impact of interactive communication systems and technologies on civil society
  • Impact of interactive communication systems and technologies on cultural diversity
  • Impact of interactive communication systems and technologies on organizations
  • Implications of adoption of interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Innovative and creative applications of interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies and globalization
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies and health communication
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies and real-time interpersonal communication
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies and the nonprofit sector
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies for business
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies for teaching and learning
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies in higher and K-12 education
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies in marketing and advertising
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies in public relations
  • Interactive communication systems and technologies in small group settings
  • Issues, viewpoints, and perspectives on interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Learning or work environments and spaces in interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Legal issues associated with interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Theories, design philosophies, visions, principles, and functionalities of interactive communication systems and technologies
  • Usability of interactive communication systems and technologies


Submission

Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished articles will be considered. INTERESTED AUTHORS MUST CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/journals/guidelines-for-submission.aspx PRIOR TO SUBMISSION. All article submissions will be forwarded to at least 3 members of the Editorial Review Board of the journal for double-blind, peer review. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers. All submissions must be forwarded electronically.


All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

All inquiries regarding IJICST should be directed to the attention of:

Rosanna Guadagno
Editor-in-Chief
International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies
Email: rosannaeg@gmail.com

All manuscript submissions to IJICST should be sent through the online submission system:

http://www.igi-global.com/authorseditors/titlesubmission/newproject.aspx