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Technologies and Innovation Powering Our Future

Date: 19-20 October 2017
Place: Myanmar International Convention Centre II (MICC II), Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

The theme of the ASEAN Science, Technology and Innovation Conference is “Technologies and Innovation Powering Our Future”.

The objectives of the conference are:
• To accelerate the development of science, technology and innovation expertise and manpower resources in ASEAN;
• To promote technology transfer between ASEAN S&T community and their counterparts in the region and internationally;
• To encourage interaction, networking, partnership and regional cooperation among participants from ASEAN member states and their counterparts from international Science, Technology and Innovation community and private sectors;
• To provide information on current, new and emerging science, technology and innovation development in ASEAN and beyond;
• To promote science, technology and innovation culture within ASEAN countries, especially to the youth;
• To enhance awareness of the importance of Science, Technology and Innovation.

The conference will focus on the following topics of the nine Sub-Committees of ASEAN Committee on Science and Technology:
• Biotechnology
• Food Science and Technology
• Meteorology and Geophysics
• Microelectronics and Information Technology
• Marine Science and Technology
• Materials Science and Technology
• Sustainable Energy Research
• Space Technology and Application
• S&T Infrastructure and Resources Development

Important Date

Extended Abstracts submission closed: October 4, 2017
Notification of acceptance of abstracts October 6, 2017
Conference date October 19-20, 2017

Submission Guideline:
Authors are requested to submit Abstracts (max 2 pages in length) in electronic form (MS-Word) via email to .

Abstract Template: Click here to download

Registration Fee to Attend Conference:

Local Participant 50000 Kyat
International Participant 100 USD

Payment Guidelines: On Site Payment

Conference Organizers:
• ASEAN Committee on Science and Technology (COST)
• Department of Research and Innovation (DRI), Ministry of Education

Conference Chairmanship:
• Chairman   :   U Win Khaing Moe, Director General of DRI
• Co-Chairman   :   Dr. Aye Myint, Director General of DTVE, National ASEAN COST Chair
• Vice-Chairman   :   Dr. Zaw Min Naing, Deputy Director General of DRI

Organizing Committee:
U Win Khaing Moe, Director General of DRI
• Dr. Harin Naing Ti Yang , Director General, Ministry of Transport and Communications
• Dr. Kyi Thwin, Rector, Myanmar Aerospace Engineering University( MAEU)
• Dr. Kay Thi Lwin, Rector, TU(Hmawbi)
• Dr. Mi Mi Thet Thwin , Rector, University of Computer, Yangon
• Dr. Si Si Hla Bu , Rector, Myeik University
• Dr. Mi Sandar Mon, Prof.,Yangon Technological University(YTU)
• Dr. Aye Aye Khine, Director, DRI
• Dr. Tint Tint Kywe, Prof., Yangon Technological University(YTU)

 Conference Information:
• Language : English
• Conference Structure : The conference program will be based on the main topics of nine sub-committees of ASEAN Committee on Science and Technology and will also include keynote speakers, scientific sessions and poster sessions.
• Location and Time : The Conference will be held in Myanmar International Convention Centre II (MICC II), Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar from 19th to 20th October, 2017.

For Enquires:
Dr. Hla Myo Aung
Director, Department of Research and Innovation
Ministry of Education, Yangon, Myanmar.

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