Call for Chapters: Advanced Research Trends in Sustainable Solutions, Policy, and Governance


Ahmed Radwan, Nile University, Egypt
Salwa Abd-El-Hafiz, Cairo University., Egypt
Islam Abdel-Halim, Nile University, Egypt
Yuhong Liu, Santa Clara University, USA, United States
Meikang Qiu, Texas A&M University Commerce, United States

Call for Chapters

Proposals Submission Deadline: June 2, 2024
Full Chapters Due: August 4, 2024
Submission Date: August 4, 2024


In the rapidly evolving landscape of technology, innovation, and sustainability, there is a growing need to explore advanced research trends that shape our understanding and implementation of solutions for a sustainable future. This call for chapter proposals seeks to assemble theoretical frameworks and empirical research findings that delve into sustainable solutions, policy implications, and governance mechanisms.


The book aims to introduce new research trends that could change how we perceive, use, and integrate technology in a rapidly changing world. The goals of this book include advancing the understanding of how technology and innovation can contribute to sustainable development, fostering interdisciplinary collaborations that transcend traditional boundaries, and inspiring actionable initiatives that address global challenges.

Target Audience

This book targets researchers, practitioners, and policymakers across diverse domains, including computer science, engineering, social sciences, environmental studies, economics, and humanities. It aims to serve as a valuable resource for individuals and organizations seeking to leverage technology and innovation for sustainable outcomes. Moreover, the book will provide insights and support executives to contribute meaningfully to the ongoing dialogue about the role of technology and innovation in shaping a sustainable future.

Recommended Topics

• Technological Innovations for Sustainable Development • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. • Robotics and Automation. • Emerging Technologies. • Technology for Health and Well-being. • Pharmaceutical Research and Development. • Cybersecurity and Data Protection. • Quantum Computing. • Human-AI Collaboration. • Digital Health and Telemedicine. • Renewable Energy. • Climate Adaptation and Mitigation. • Smart Cities and Urban Sustainability. • Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems. • Space Exploration and Sustainability. • Circular Economy. • Green Infrastructure. • Water Conservation and Management. • Earth Observation and Remote Sensing. • Policy Frameworks for Climate Adaptation and Mitigation • Governance Mechanisms for Promoting Renewable Energy • Ethical Considerations in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning • Sustainable Urban Planning and Smart Cities Initiatives • Circular Economy Strategies for Resource Conservation • Digital Ethics and Privacy in the Age of Data-Driven Decision-Making. • Innovation Ecosystems and Entrepreneurship for Sustainability. • Digital Ethics and Privacy. • Regulatory Frameworks for Emerging Technologies. • Intellectual Property and Innovation. • Tech Transfer and Commercialization.

Submission Procedure

Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit on or before June 2, 2024, a chapter proposal of 1,000 to 2,000 words clearly explaining the mission and concerns of his or her proposed chapter. Authors will be notified by June 16, 2024 about the status of their proposals and sent chapter guidelines.Full chapters are expected to be submitted by August 4, 2024, and all interested authors must consult the guidelines for manuscript submissions at prior to submission. All submitted chapters will be reviewed on a double-anonymized review basis. Contributors may also be requested to serve as reviewers for this project.

Note: There are no submission or acceptance fees for manuscripts submitted to this book publication, Advanced Research Trends in Sustainable Solutions, Policy, and Governance. All manuscripts are accepted based on a double-anonymized peer review editorial process.

All proposals should be submitted through the eEditorial Discovery® online submission manager.


This book is scheduled to be published by IGI Global (formerly Idea Group Inc.), an international academic publisher of the "Information Science Reference" (formerly Idea Group Reference), "Medical Information Science Reference," "Business Science Reference," and "Engineering Science Reference" imprints. IGI Global specializes in publishing reference books, scholarly journals, and electronic databases featuring academic research on a variety of innovative topic areas including, but not limited to, education, social science, medicine and healthcare, business and management, information science and technology, engineering, public administration, library and information science, media and communication studies, and environmental science. For additional information regarding the publisher, please visit This publication is anticipated to be released in 2025.

Important Dates

June 2, 2024: Proposal Submission Deadline
June 16, 2024: Notification of Acceptance
August 4, 2024: Full Chapter Submission
September 8, 2024: Review Results Returned
October 6, 2024: Final Acceptance Notification
October 13, 2024: Final Chapter Submission


Ahmed Gomaa Radwan
Nile University

Salwa K. Abd-El-Hafiz
Cairo University.

Islam Tharwat Abdel-Halim
Nile University

Yuhong Liu
Santa Clara University, USA

Meikang Qiu
Texas A&M University Commerce


Business and Management; Computer Science and Information Technology; Education; Life Sciences; Security and Forensics; Social Sciences and Humanities; Physical Sciences and Engineering
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