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32nd Symposium of Malaysian Chemical Engineers 2021

Navigating the Frontier of Sustainability

Swinburne University of Technology is pleased to announce that the 32nd Symposium of Malaysian Chemical Engineers 2021 (SOMChE2021) will be held on 15 to 16 July 2021 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, SOMChE2021 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.

SOMChE2021 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, Poster and Oral Presentation Guide Submission. The guideline for referencing and the EndNote output style for IOP Vancouver for Full Paper submission. Poster Submission is only for delegates who have been accepted for poster presentation. For oral presentation, a 10-minute PowerPoint slide should be prepared (note: the 10-minute presentation, followed by a 5-minute Q&A session).

Extended Timeline:

  • Wednesday, 01 July 2020 - Online registration and abstract submission opens
  • Thursday, 31 December 2020 - Abstract submission deadline
  • Monday, 01 March 2021 - Notification of abstract acceptance status
  • Friday, 16 April 2021 - Full paper submission deadline
  • Tuesday, 01 June 2021 - Notification of full paper acceptance status
  • Friday, 30 April 2021 - Preliminary program available
  • Friday, 11 June 2021 - Registration closes
  • Friday, 25 June 2021 - Final program available
  • Wednesday, 14 July 2021 - Pre-conference sessions
  • Thursday-Friday, 15-16 July 2021 - Symposium

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Authors are invited to submit original, unpublished papers on the following topics: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