WES 2015 - Call for papers

Submitted by toni.griffin on Jan 12 2015


In July 2015, Singapore will once again host the World Engineers Summit on Climate Change (WES) 2015, focusing on the theme ‘Sustainable Urban Development for Global Climate Resilience’.  After its successful inaugural event in 2013, WES has become an anticipated platform by the global community to exchange insights and ideas to address the effects of climate change.

A focal point for ideas, research findings and best practice on climate change, WES 2015 will address a range of critical issues in engineering and sustainability.  The WES 2015 Organizing Committee invites the submission of technical papers for presentation at the Summit, in the following areas:


The WES 2015 Organizing Committee invites the submissions of technical papers in the following tracks:

Clean Environment & Water Resources >

Sustainable Development & Infrastructure >

Sustainable Energy >

Resilience & Adaptation Against Climate Change >

Authors can submit a one-page abstract at http://www.wes-ies.org  from 29 November 2014 to 27 February 2015.  All abstracts must be submitted exclusively online in no more than 500 words (approximately 1 page, single spaced).

The authors of the abstracts selected by the Abstract Review Committee, comprising various field experts, will be invited to submit full papers for presentation at the Summit.  Final acceptance will be made upon registration of at least one author for each paper at a special rate of S$800 (usual rate S$1,000).  The rate is valid for Full Program including WES Sessions, Expo, Welcome Reception, Gala Dinner and Technical Site Visits, applicable to one author per paper selected and subject to prevailing Goods & Services Tax (GST).

Accepted papers will be reviewed for publication in an international journal.