ICT-BIO Asia 2016 seminar (deadline March 31st)
The ICT-Asia Regional Workshop is an annual two-day seminar that brings together French and Asian researchers, and representatives of partner institutions, the public and private sectors.
For this year 2016, the event will be held from 30th until 31st May in Kuala Lumpur and is co-organized by the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM), the Malaysia France University Centre (MFUC) / Embassy of France in Malaysia, the University of Malaya and UNESCO.
The workshop has two main objectives:
1. to highlight French and Asian expertise in the chosen themes; and
2. to develop the ICT-Bio Asia networks, facilitating meetings between potential partners in view of next call for projects of ICT-Asia and Bio-Asia programs.
The seminar will be organized around four themes related to scientific fields close to biology and related disciplines, and Information and Communication Sciences:
Biomass and Renewable Energies,
Green Smart Cities,
Health & Wellbeing.
Cross-cutting research approaches are highly encouraged.
Researchers interested to give a talk on the occasion of the workshop are invited to apply to the Call for abstracts (deadline for application: 31st March 2016).
The text of the call is available via the link below:
The call is open to all researchers (from both academia and industry) based on one of the following countries : Brunei, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Mainland China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam and France.
The presentations will be selected by the Scientific Committee members, whose list is available via the link below:
Please note that the proceedings of the workshop will be published as a free open-access supplementary publication in the Scopus-indexed ASM Science Journal http://www.akademisains.gov.my/asmsj