This conference is designed to bring academicians, researchers, students and practitioners to present and discuss current accounting research area. Participants will also be made aware of the opportunities and challenging in the issues.

If you have queries regarding the venue and Schedule of the conference please contact the conference committee at

Aryaduta Hotel Manado Indonesia
Jl. Piere Tendean, Boulevard, 95114 Manado, Indonesia

Tentative Schedule of
The 5th Indonesia International Conference on Social Sciences
(IICOS) 2018

Wednesday, 8th August 2018, Aryaduta Hotel Manado Indonesia

Time Location Activities
07.30-15.00 Bunaken / Siladen Registration
08.00-10.00 Bunaken II, Siladen II, Talaud I Room Concurrent Session I
10.00-10.15 Grand Ballroom Coffee Breaks & Registration
10.15-10.20 Grand Ballroom Performing: Traditional Dance to Welcome Guests
10.20-10.30 Grand Ballroom Welcoming Speech by the president of STEI
10.30-10.40 Grand Ballroom Welcoming Speech by the Governor of North Sulawesi (*tbc)
10.40-11.10 Grand Ballroom Signing The Memorandum of Agreement Between STEI, FEB Unsrat, FISPOL Unsrat and Co-Hosts
11.10-12.00 Grand Ballroom Keynote Speech
By Prof. Edward Buckingham (Monash University)
12.00-13.00 Grand Ballroom Side Lunch
13.00-14.15 Talaud II Room Keynote Speech III (IICOS)
By Prof. Madhusudan Ghosh (Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, India)
14.15-16.15 Bunaken I & II, Siladen I & II, Talaud I & II Room Concurrent Sessions II
16.15-16.30 Bunaken / Siladen Lobby Coffee Break
16.30-18.00 Bunaken I & II, Siladen I & II, Talaud I & II Room

Concurrent Sessions III

19.00-22.00 Swimming Pool Side or Graha Gubernur Gala Dinner – Speech by Professor Edward Buckingham

Thursday, 9th August 2018, Aryaduta Hotel Manado Indonesia

Time Location Activities
07.30-08.00 Bunaken / Siladen Lobby Registration
08.00-10.00 Grand Ballroom Coaching Clinic “How to Publish in Conference Proceeding”
10.00-10.15 Grand Ballroom Coffee Breaks
10.15-10.30 Grand Ballroom Closing Speech by The President of Sam Ratulangi University
10.30-10.45 Grand Ballroom Closing
12.00 Grand Ballroom Lunch

Short Description About the Venue

Hotel Aryaduta Manado is set along the famous Manado Boulevard, directly connected to Siloam Hospital and a 4-storey shopping mall. It has an outdoor infinity pool and free Wi-Fi.

Facing the beautiful Sulawesi Sea and Mount Kablat, Aryaduta Manado Hotel is located directly in Manado’s city centre. It is a 30-minute drive from Sam Ratulangi International Airport.

Spacious and air-conditioned, rooms are equipped with a satellite TV, minibar and sofa. En suite bathrooms come with hot water showers, bathtub and a hairdryer.

Housing a meeting room, the hotel also provides car rentals and 24-hour room service.

Cakrawala Coffee Shop serves an international breakfast buffet. Sunset Terrace Cafe & Lounge offers light refreshments and cocktails to the tunes of live jazz music. Other dining options include a bakery and pool side bar.

This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Manado! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

Nearest essentials

Closest landmarks

  • Manado Mega Mall 0.5 km
  • Manado Town Square 0.9 km
  • North Sulawesi State Museum 1.5 km
  • Manado Harbor 1.8 km
  • Grand Merciful Building 1.9 km
  • Ban Hin Kiong Temple 2 km
  • Soekarno Bridge 2 km
  • Bahu Mall 2.2 km
  • Christ Blessing 4.8 km
  • Malalayang Beach 5.2 km