Academic and Scientific Paper Writing Workshop was organized by Research Synergy Institute on 6th-7th March 2019 at Universitas Semarang. This workshop aimed at developing scientific writing skills. As participants will be working on research papers, the workshop will be helpful for those who will submit their papers and attend the Business and Economic Series Conference (BES) and Sosial Science Series Conference (SOSCIS). These conferences was a joint effort of Research Synergy Foundation and Universitas Semarang. All the conference proceedings will be submitted for indexing in Scopus by Taylor & Francis.
The workshop started with inauguration by Prof. Dr. Dra. Hardani Widhiastuti, M.M., Psikolog as the 1st Vice Chancellor of Universitas Semarang. In the first session, the workshop material was given by Dr. Hendrati Dwi Mulyaningsih. The workshop was attended by more than fifty participants including post graduate, doctoral students and lecturers of Universitas Semarang.Hendrati Dwi Mulyaningsih as the Research Synergy Foundation Founder. In her presentation, Dr. Hendrati explained the procedures for writing scientific papers and ethical issues in the field of scientific publication.
In the next session, participants learned about the publication and peer-review process for their research paper in the upcoming conferences. The RSF Publication Department Team also explained the mechanism for translating documents, plagiarism checking, paraphrasing, grammar checking and how to format the paper according to the Taylor & Francis template. Furthermore, RSF Publication Team also explained how to submit the paper correctly on the RSF website. After completing the workshop, some lecturers of Universitas Semarang will co-ordinate the work related with the workshop to assure the quality of research publication. A certificate of completion will be awarded to those participants who successfully completed the workshop.