2nd International Conference on Engineering Education for Sustainable Development

Venue: IEB Auditorium

Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh

Event Date/Time: Dec 19, 2009 End Date/Time: Dec 20, 2009
Registration Date: Nov 20, 2009
Early Registration Date: Nov 20, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Oct 15, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Nov 15, 2009
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The main objective of this conference is to
bring together educationist, researchers,
engineers and entrepreneurs whose views,
ideas and opinions will be forwarded to the
policymakers to move to a better engineering
education. The theme of this year's conference is "Engineering Education for Sustainable Development".

The conference will deliberate on a range of topics related to engineering education in the past, present and future.

Topics of interest include, but not limited to:
• Civil engineering.
• Mechanical engineering.
• Electrical and electronic engineering.
• Architecture.
• Agricultural engineering.
• Textile engineering.
• Mechatronics engineering.
• Biotechnology
• Energy engineering
• Biomedical engineering
• Genetic engineering
• Computer technology

The conference will be held at The Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB Auditorium). Dhaka is the capital of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. The Mughal Viceroy of Bengal founded it in 1608 AD. It has a unique blend of old and new architectures.

The contributed papers will be presented in about 4 technical sessions; in addition, there will be invited talks and panel discussions by eminent experts in the field. Any participant can display his/her work in poster form in the venue of the Conference.

The conference will be conducted in English and papers for presentation must be written in English. The papers will be peer reviewed and notification of acceptance of abstract will be sent .The conference proceedings and a CDROM will be available during the event.

Contributors are requested to submit an abstract of their papers, which should not exceed 250 words. This should contain the title of the paper, names of author(s), mailing address; e-mail of the corresponding author and salient features of the research work, important results, 3-5 Key words. Later on, contributors need to submit the full paper based on acceptance of abstract both in MS-Word and PDF through e-mail to the Conference Secretary. The Contributors must clearly state the particulars of the authors including their affiliations, contact address, telephone number, e-mail address, and fax number. The full paper must be written in 12-point single spaced double columns and limited to 6-8 A4 pages including figures, tables and appendices.

Submission of Abstract: 15th October 2009
Notification of Acceptance
of Abstract: 25th October 2009
Submission of Full Paper: 15th November 2009
Registration Deadline: 20th November 2009
Conference Date: 19 – 20th December 2009

All correspondence should be addressed to:

Conference Secretariat:
Faculty of Engineering & Centre of Excellence
World University Seminar Room, H # 3/A, Road # 4 Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1205. Bangladesh
Tel: +880-2 967 74 74
Email: conferences@wub.edu


Institute of Engineers, Ramna

Additional Information

ACCOMMODATION Local participants are requested to arrange their own accommodation. Local hospitality will be provided to the foreign participants, if requested in advance at the Hotel Sheraton or Hotel Sonargaon. Hotel bookings can be made via www.hotels.com. Transportation will be provided for international participants (if requested in advance) to travel from hotel to conference venue.