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Call for Abstracts

6th Asia-Korea Conference on Science and Technology (AKC) 2018: ‘The Fourth Industrial Revolution – Shaping our Future’, Brisbane, 22-23 November 2018

The Scientific Committee of the AKC2018 invites authors to submit abstracts for presentation at the AKC2018. All submissions will be peer-reviewed and accepted abstracts will be assigned to either an oral or poster presentation by the committee.

The main objective of AKC is to promote the Asia-Korea cooperation in advancing science and technology. We aim to highlight the diversity and the depth of research undertaken by our members. The Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST) is a co-organizer. AKC is sponsored by many industrial companies and research organizations. AKC2018 offers the excellent opportunity for collaboration and knowledge transfer among leading scientists, engineers, and companies from Korea and Asia. At AKC2018, you will meet the people who lead science and technology, government programs, and create business and job opportunities.

AKC2018 is designed to focus on the innovative research topics in basic science, engineering, emerging technology and industry technology. Significant research findings, R&D trends, and future prospects of sciences and technologies are solicited in the areas including.

The theme of the AKC2018 is “The Fourth Industrial Revolution – Shaping our Future”.
Three broad themes are included in the conference program:

Bio Sciences • Biotechnology and Biomedical Science
• Fundamental and Agricultural Bioscience
Engineering • Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
• Energy and Environmental Engineering
• Urban Planning and Built Environment
• Civil Engineering
• Chemical Engineering
Information Technology (IT) • IoT (The Internet of Things)
• Big data analytics
• Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality
• IT/IS/Technology in applications


All abstracts are required to be written and presented in English. The abstracts will be reviewed and selected by each Scientific Program Committee in consultation with the Conference Program Committee.

Submission of abstracts
All abstracts must be submitted electronically using the online submission page. The online submission will be available starting on 9 July 2018.

Abstract format – refer to the ‘Guidelines for Authors

Abstracts must be submitted by the following deadlines:
Abstract submission start: 9 July 2018
Abstract submission close: 31 August 2018 Extended to 10 October 2018
Notification of acceptance: 15 October 2018

All presenters must be registered to attend the conference.