Virtual Conference on Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability
– 21st August 2020 –


WE ARE DELIGHTED TO BRING YOU THE INAUGURAL VIRTUAL CONFERENCE ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY BY LEVERAGING THE POWER OF THE INTERNET.

The Association for Environmental Management and Sustainability (AEMS) welcomes you to the Virtual Conference on Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) on 21st of August 2020. The Virtual Conference on Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability 2020 is designed with the objective of providing a Virtual Conference experience maximizing opportunities for researchers to develop their career and engage in debates and discussions with the stakeholders pertaining to the field of study. The Conference will comprise of academics, industry researchers, advocates, educators, artists, social workers, and policy makers to together make a significant contribution by imparting and enhancing knowledge for the greater good of the community and the society at large. We encourage abstracts from different schools of thought, disciplinary areas and intellectual discourses.

THEMES OF THE CONFERENCE

“Adaptation to Climatic Changes mitigating adverse impacts to restore Environmental Sustainability”

Conference Tracks

If you are a researcher, academician, practitioner or an enthusiastic individual in the following Conference Tracks but not limited to, it’s time for you to prepare yourself for the conference and your presentation.

  • Climate Change And Forest Soil Carbon
  • Climate Change And Invasive Plants In Forests And Rangelands
  • Climate Change And Tropical Island Forests
  • Climate Change And Warmwater Aquatic Fauna
  • Climate Change Considerations In National Environmental Policy Act Analysis
  • Climate Change Refugia
  • Climate Change, Forests, And Water
  • Deforestation
  • Disaster Science
  • Earth Science
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Environmental Health
  • Geomorphology
  • Cumulative Effects And Climate Change
  • Climate Adaptation
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Socio-environmental impacts of waste management
  • Bioenergy and Biofuels from waste
  • Environmental Remediation
  • Clean management technology
  • Waste Avoidance and Minimization
  • Pollution Control Technologies
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DATES OF IMPORTANCE


ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Limited Slots Available

E-mail: secretariat.aems@gmail.com

EARLY BIRD PAYMENT DEADLINE

24TH JULY 2020

Abstract Submission Deadline

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Abstract Acceptance Notification Within 3 Days

Early Bird Payment Deadline

Limited Slots Available

Regular Payment Deadline 7th August 2020
Conference Day 21st August 2020
Full Paper Submission Deadline 11th September 2020

RESOURCE PERSONS

Eng (Dr) A.G. Thusitha SugathapalaEng (Dr) A.G. Thusitha Sugathapala


[ Conference  Chair ]

University of Moratuwa
Sri Lanka

Dr. Sharina Abdul Halim


[ Keynote Speaker ]

Institute for Environment and Development (LESTARI)
Universiti Kebangsaan
Malaysia

climate change conference 2020Dr. Mohd Hairy bin Ibrahim


[ Plenary Speaker ]

Dean of Faculty of Human Sciences
Universiti Pendiddikan Sultan Idris (UPSI)
Malaysia

ADVANTAGES OF TIIKM ONLINE VIRTUAL PLATFORM:

– Avoid any travel costs

– Present virtually via Zoom

– Attend your preferred sessions in real time online

– Your presentations can be made permanently available

– You can watch every presentation, rather than a small selection

– You can publish your full papers in our book of abstracts and journal special issue

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION GUIDELINES


Abstract Submission Deadline

Limited Slots Available

While you’re thinking of the Virtual Conference on Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability 2020, we want to facilitate you with the smooth processes along with professional accurate information. If you think you’re a researcher, academician, industry expert or an enthusiastic individual in the following themes it’s time for you to prepare yourself for the conference and your presentation.

To facilitate the submission process and the subsequent follow-up process, please consider the following guidelines, information, tips, terms, and deadlines mentioned.

Important Dates

  • Early bird payment deadline: 24th July 2020
  • Regular Payment deadline: 7th August 2020

GUIDELINES FOR THE ABSTRACT STRUCTURE

  • The acceptable word range for the abstract is 175 – 275 words. The abstracts which do not meet this word limit will be sent back to the author(s) to be revised.
  • Please download the abstract template and follow the format carefully. If the abstract template is not followed as is, you will be asked for revisions.
  • Your submission should be in English.
  • We encourage you to send an informative abstract (complete abstract) which is a summary of a paper’s substance including its background, purpose, methodology, results, and conclusion.
  • Please send in a brief biography together with the Abstract.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

Once you prepared your abstract according to the guidelines,

  1. Submit your abstract to secretariat.aems@gmail.com
  2. After successful submission, receipt acknowledging the abstract will be sent via an email within three working days.

ABOUT THE REVIEWING PROCESS OF YOUR ABSTRACT

  • TIIKM’s double-blind peer review process is conducted by the Conference Secretariat under the guidance of the Scientific Committee Chair/ Conference Chair.
  • The Scientific Committee Chair/ Conference Chair serves as the Head of the Scientific Committee and will make the final decision on abstracts.
  • Scientific Committee Members are established academics who hold PhDs or other terminal degrees in their fields who have previous peer review experience.
  • Every abstract will undergo a double blind peer review by an international Scientific Committee Member within two to three weeks after its receipt.
  • Results of the abstract review will be sent to the author within two weeks of submission (Conditions apply if there is an emergency).
  • Notices of acceptance or rejection of the paper will be sent to the author with reviewer comments.
  • If revisions are required according to the reviewer comments, the revised abstract must be sent back within a week.
  • If your abstract is accepted, you will be invited to register for the Conference.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THE CO – AUTHORS

  • Please note a single registration permits only one person to attend the conference
  • If the co-authors would like to attend the conference, their registration and payment are required to be made independently.
  • Co-authors will be given a discount of 15% from the Non-Presenter’s (Listener’s) registration fee.
  • The certificate will be issued to co-authors upon their registration/payment for the conference.
  • Please make the prior communications with the organizing committee with regard to this matter to enjoy the benefit of the discount.

FULL PAPER SUBMISSION

Following the Virtual Conference on Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability Conference, we provide you with the opportunity to publish your paper in a dedicated special issue. Submit your Full paper on or before 18th September 2020 (Journals will be updated soon). Submit your Full paper on or before 11th September 2020

If you are not hearing from us

  • Contact the main conference coordinator at secretariat.aems@gmail.com in case you do not receive an acknowledgement/follow-up email within 24 hours after your abstract submission, registration or inquiry.
  • Please check your spam/junk folder prior to making inquiries regarding your concern.
  • Make sure to provide your mobile phone number in your registration form along with your abstract for further communications.

Benefits for the Registration Fee


  • A presentation slot of 15 minutes
  • 5 Minutes of question and answer session
  • Access to all online sessions
  • Online networking opportunities
  • Your presentation will be evaluated by the evaluation panel members
  • Opportunity to publish your full paper in a special issue
  • Inclusion of your presentation on the conference website
  • Conference materials including the participation certificate (E – Version), Book of Abstracts (E – version) and conference program book (E- Version) will be sent via email

PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES


BOOK OF ABSTRACTS


All abstracts which are accepted for the Virtual Conference on Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability 2020 will be published in the e-Book of Abstracts bearing ISBN 978-955-3605-74-0 

 

SUPPORTING JOURNALS


The conference is affiliating with KnowEx Online, an open-access free publication platform. KnowEx Food and Agriculture Journal and KnowEx Social Science Journal will be considering full papers from the conference for publication. Full papers will be subjected to double-blind peer-reviewing prior to publication.

Knowex Food and Agriculture

Knowex Food and Agriculture

Online ISSN ISSN 2682-728X
Editor in Chief Dr. E.D.N.S. Abeyrathna
Publisher TIIKM Publishing

Journal Link>>

Indexed in Google scholar and Crossref
Areas Covered Food Science and Technology, Food and Nutrition, Microbiology, Genetics and Breeding, Dairy Science and many more

Environment, Development and Sustainability

environment development and sustainabilityOnline ISSN 1573-2975
Editor in Chief Dr. Luc Hens
Publisher SPRINGER
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Indexed in SCOPUS, Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition and many more

KnowEx Social Sciences

knowex social sciences

Online ISSN ISSN 2705-9901(Online)
Editor in Chief Prof. Siri Hettige
Publisher TIIKM Publishing
Journal Link >>
Indexed in Google scholar and Crossref
Areas Covered History and Archeology, Political Science, Development Studies, Anthropology, Geography and many more​

REGISTRATION FEES AND PAYMENT DEADLINES


Registration fee

Student 110$    |     Delegate 130$

REGISTRATION INFORMATION


ONLINE PAYMENT SYSTEM

The Online payment system is the fastest and easiest method to pay your registration fee and we recommend you to follow this method. The guidelines for the online payment system are as follows:

STEPS TO FOLLOW WHEN YOU PAY YOUR REGISTRATION FEE ONLINE,

Step 1 – Register for the conference and get the invoice with the link for the payment

Once you registered for the conference, you will be receiving an email with the invoice and customized link. You can make the payment online using the link

Step 2 – Click the below button to pay

 

visa

 

 

Once you click this button online payment form will appear on your screen. Apply your registration fee in the form as per the invoice you received. Online payment system (Visa/MasterCard) requires you to add an extra 4% to the applicable registration fee as bank service charges.  This 4% will be automatically added to the applicable registration fee when you are ready to make the online payment.

 

IF YOU COULD NOT PAY VIA YOUR DEBIT/CREDIT CARD?

Sometime you may try to pay via this method and fail. It usually happens due to the security process of the banks and means that you need to activate the card for foreign transactions.

If so, follow the below procedure to ensure that the money will be properly transferred:

1) Inform your card holding bank that your payment failed.

2) Inform the bank that you wish to perform an international payment through your card and request them to allow/ verify your card for international payments.

3) Confirm that the card has been verified and continue with the payment.

4) After you get the notification that the payment transaction was completed successfully, send a copy of the receipt for our reference.

You can pay your registration fee through a bank transfer as per given information below,

For Foreign Participants

BANK NAME Hatton National Bank
479, T. B. Jayah Mawatha (Darley Road),
P.O. Box 837,
Colombo 10, Sri Lanka.
BRANCH Homagama
BENEFICIARY The International Institute of Knowledge Management(Pvt)Ltd
ADDRESS OF BENEFICIARY #531/18, Kotte Road, Pitakotte, 10100, Sri Lanka.
ACCOUNT NUMBER 077910146135
SWIFT CODE (International) HBLILKLX
BRANCH CODE 077
BANK CODE 7083
 

**Note:

The conference secretariat should receive the exact amount of registration fees. If not, the participant has to pay the balance due at the registration desk.

Therefore, the participant has to add US$ 5-10 for the international transaction cost. Any addition received will be reimbursed at the Registration Desk.

 

  • For Sri Lankan Participants

BANK NAME Hatton National Bank
BRANCH Homagama
BENEFICIARY The International Institute of Knowledge Management(Pvt)Ltd
ACCOUNT NUMBER 077010016840

CONTACT US


ABSTRACTS, REGISTRATIONS AND PAYMENT INQUIRIES

Conference Secretariat: Mr. Viraj Mayadunna
#531/18, Kotte Road, Pitakotte, Sri Lanka.
Tel: +94 117 992 022
Hotline: +94 76 573 3737
Email: secretariat.aems@gmail.com

PUBLICATION

Contact Person: Ms. Yasodara Pemarathne
Hotline: +94 716 087 122
TP: +94 117 992 022
Email: yasodara@tiikm.com

ORGANIZERS AND PARTNERS

HOSTING PARTNER

environmentalscience

Association for Environment Management and Sustainability (AEMS)

ORGANIZED BY

international disability conference

The International Institute of
Knowledge Management (TIIKM)