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INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE – CHALLENGE, RESPONSE AND LESSON LEARNT

17th -18th December 2015

Ton Duc Thang University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

The 2015 International workshop on Environment and Climate Change – Challenge, Response and Lesson Learnt will be held from 17th to 18th December 2015 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The workshop is aimed to present up to date information on the state of the environment and the climate change projection, water quality, ecological system, environmental issue, urban infrastructure, the challenge and response to adapt or minimise the impact on environment from anthropogenic activities.

 

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS AND PAPERS:

Abstracts are solicited for the workshop in the following areas:

  1. Climate change impact and atmospheric science:
  2. Water quality and ecological health system:
  3. Infrastructure development and planning:
  4. Environment and Health impact

The workshop is also an opportunity for researchers, professionals working in these areas and related field to exchange experiences and information in relation to their work. 

Abstract should be not more than 200 words and full text should be written as standard articles. Download example document here. All papers will be reviewed and corrected before edit in the proceeding of the workshop.

Participants will receive an abstract book and proceeding (with ISBN code) in the workshop program. Participant should register for getting proceeding book.

Abstract and papers should be submitted to members of workshop organisers according sections by email as below:

  •  Section 1: Climate changes impact and atmospheric science

Dr Hiep Duc Nguyen,

EAAC Ton Duc Thang University, Vietnam

Office of Environment & Heritage NSW, Australia

Email: nguyenduchiep@tdt.edu.vn  or hiep.duc@environment.nsw.gov.au

  •  Section 2: Water quality and ecological science:

Dr Ngo Xuan Quang,

EAAC, Ton Duc Thang University

Department of Environmental Management and Technology, Institute of Tropical Biology,

Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology

Email: ngoxuanquang@tdt.edu.vn or ngoxuanq@gmail.com

  • Section 3: Infrastructure development and planning:

 Prof. Dr. Quang Ha

Department of Mechatronics

University of Technology of Sydney (UTS)

Email:  quang.ha@uts.edu.au

Prof. Dr. Thanh Tran-Cong

Department of Mechanical Engineering

University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Email: thanh.tran-cong@usq.edu.au 

  •  Section 4: Environmental and Health impact:

Dr Merched Azzi,

Chief Research Scientist

Energy Flagship

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), North Ryde NSW Australia

Email: merched.azzi@csiro.au 

hoi truong

Conference Hall

Registration and fee:

Registration should be by email to section of organizer or directly:

Fee for participants: Fee will be included registration, book of abstract, proceeding CD disks, 1 gala dinner, 2 lunch meals and 4 coffee breaks.

 

Vietnamese MSc and PhD students

Vietnamese experts

International student

International experts

Registration and pay before 30th October 2015

500.000 vnd

1.500.000 vnd

50 USD

200 USD

Pay to account

Vietnamese participant can transfer fee to:

Account number: 0064 10000 310 5006  

Ngo Xuan Quang

Orient Commercial Bank (OCB), Nguyen Van Troi branch

Bank address: 157 Nguyen Van Troi street, Ward 11, Phu Nhuan District, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

International experts can transfer fee to:

Account number:

Dr. Nguyen Duc Hiep

Paypal with email account

hduc@yahoo.com.

 

Fee will not be included accommodation, transport and visa application. International experts should prepare for visa application soon and book for flight and hotel. At the hotel, we will have car and welcoming waitress to pick you to the conference Hall A1 at Ton Duc Thang University.

International experts can also register for accommodation at Ton Duc Thang University guesthouses which are equivalent to 3 star hotel rooms and transport from the airport, this will be provided without charge. You have to provide your time of arrival for pickup arrangement. Accommodation will be at Ton Duc Thang University guesthouses which are equivalent to 3 star hotel rooms.

Limited fund will be provided for travel to Vietnam but no guarantee the full cost. The assistance is in the form of refunded money in Vietnamese currency during or after the workshop.

 

Deadlines:

-          Registration and abstracts should be submitted by 30th October 2015

-          Full texts are submitted by 15th November 2015.

 HCMsky

Ho Chi Minh city (and more https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPjaAjaCy5w )

For further information, please contact:

Dr Hiep Duc Nguyen,

Email: nguyenduchiep@tdt.edu,vn  or

Tel: +61 2 9995 5050 (office)  +61 404684379 (mobile)

Associate Professor Quang Ha
email:
quang.ha@uts.edu.au
tel: +61 2 95142453  (office)  +61 450588402 (mobile)

Professor Thanh Tran-Cong
email:
thanh.tran-cong@usq.edu.au
tel: +61 437770093 (mobile)

Dr Merched Azzi
email:
merched.azzi@csiro.au
Tel: +61 409447695 (mobile)

Dr Ngo Xuan Quang

Email: ngoxuanq@gmail.com

Mobile: +84.982341436

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Some practical information for ASEAN graduate students:

http://urbanclimateresiliencesea.apps01.yorku.ca/call_graduate_student_research_funding/