The 8th Saudi Engineering Conference (SEC8)

Venue: Engineering College

Location: Buraydah, Qassim, Saudi Arabia

Event Date/Time: Nov 19, 2011 End Date/Time: Nov 22, 2011
Abstract Submission Date: Jun 30, 2010
Paper Submission Date: Dec 30, 2010
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Prospective authors are invited to submit abstracts of their proposed paper of not more than 300 words in the research areas relevant to conference topics. Detailed instructions for final papers will be sent to authors whose abstracts are accepted for publication in conference proceedings. Selected outstanding contributions will be included in edited book published by an internationally recognized publisher. Other selection will be published in the Qassim University Journal of Engineering and Computer Sciences (QUJECS).


English is the official language of the SEC-8th, hence, abstracts, papers and presentations are preferred to be in English.


The three-day conference will be held at the College of Engineering, Qassim University during the spring of 2011 in the warm-weathered city of Buraidah, AlQassim, Saudi Arabia.


The SEC-8th conference shall draw participants including:
• Professional engineers, designers, and consultants.
• Vendors in all areas of engineering practice, clients and users.
• Academic and industrial researchers and scientists.
• Professors, faculty, and staff members.


The important date will be
Last day of submission of abstract 30 June 2010
Notification of Abstract acceptance 30 Aug 2010
Submission of paper 30 Dec 2010
Notification of paper acceptance 30 April 2011
Submission of the final paper 30 June 2011
Date of conference 19 Nov 2011

• Submission of abstract January 30, 2010
• Notification of abstract acceptance February 28, 2010
• Submission of paper June 30, 2010
• Notification of paper acceptance September 30, 2010
• Submission of the final paper October 30, 2010


The conference major fields shall focus on recent advances in all areas of engineering including but not limited to:

Civil Engineering Electrical Power Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Communication Engineering
Electronics Engineering Chemical Engineering
Industrial Engineering Medical Engineering
Petroleum and Mining Engineering Automotive Engineering
Aerospace and Aeronautical Engineering Projects Management


Qassim University
Saudi Arabia

Additional Information

EXHIBITION An attractive feature of the conference is a major exhibition that will emphasize the latest technologies in all areas of engineering. The exhibition is expected to draw a wide participation of local as well as international companies. WORKSHOPS A number of professional workshops will be held for engineers and professional in areas which will be announced on later date on the conference website. SENIOR GRADUATION PROJECTS COMPETITION Aside from conference activities, a competition will be held for the senior engineering students in the countries of the "The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf". The top three distinguished graduation projects will be financially rewarded as follows: First Reward : SR 15,000 Second Reward : SR 10,000 Third Reward : SR 5,000