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32nd Symposium of Malaysian Chemical Engineers 2020

Navigating the Frontier of Sustainability

Swinburne University of Technology is pleased to announce that the 32nd Symposium of Malaysian Chemical Engineers 2020 (SOMChE2020) will be held on 9 to 10 April 2020 at Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus in Kuching, Sarawak.

The theme of the symposium for this year is “Navigating the Frontier of Sustainability” that embraces the role of chemical engineering in addressing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

In collaboration with IChemE Malaysia, SOMChE2020 is intended to provide a platform for young researchers, scholars, engineers, and practitioners to present their latest research findings and innovation in chemical engineering (and related disciplines) and to develop long-term research collaborations.

SOMChE2020 will include keynote addresses by eminent researchers as well as regular and poster sessions.

Conference details:

Publication Details

All accepted papers will be published in Scopus indexed conference proceedings. Template for Abstract, Full Paper and Poster Submission.

Extended Timeline:

  • Monday, 05 August 2019 - Online registration and abstract submission opens
  • Friday, 31 January 2020 - Abstract submission deadline
  • Monday, 10 February 2020 - Notification of abstract acceptance status
  • Monday, 2 March 2020 - Full paper submission deadline
  • Friday, 27 March 2020 - Notification of full paper acceptance status
  • Monday, 10 February 2020 - Preliminary program available
  • Friday, 31 January 2020 - Presenting authors registration deadline
  • Friday, 06 March 2020 - Registration closes
  • Friday, 27 March 2020 - Final program available
  • Wednesday, 08 April 2020 - Pre-conference sessions
  • Thursday-Friday, 9-10 April 2020 - Symposium

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32nd Symposium of Malaysian Chemical Engineers (SOMChE2020)

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Call for Paper

Authors are invited to submit original, unpublished papers on the following topics:

  • Green and sustainable processing
  • Environmental and waste management
  • Bioprocessing and biotechnology
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Energy
    • Energy conversion and management
    • Renewable and alternative energy

Fees & Registration:

Category Amount
IChemE member
Academic / Industry RM 1,000
Student RM 850
Observer (non-presenter) RM 450
Conference Dinner RM 100
Non-IChemE member
Academic / Industry RM 1,300
Student RM 1100
Observer (non-presenter) RM 550
Conference Dinner RM 110

Authors and participants are required to complete online registration for conference participation and submission of conference abstract. Refer to the step-by-step guide for payment details. Please click the button below for registration:

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