Dear ICES 2018 participant,
On behalf of all the organizers, we would like to sincerely thank you for attending ICES 2018 and for making it a successful conference. We look forward to even more productive scientific interactions in future ICES gatherings.

We are pleased to mark this occasion with a collection of ICES photos which can be downloaded at: (All Photos, Number of Photos: 2669) (Selected Photos, Number of Photos: 224)
This includes photos of the various speeches throughout the conference.

And you can download the program and proceeding of ICES 2018 at:

We hope that this conference has been scientifically enriching and thought provoking for you in all the topics covered; and an occasion to merge ideas and to bridge collaborations for excellence in advancing knowledge in the fields of energy, appropriate technology, water, climate change, smart factory and sustainable development.

We are already “en route” to hosting ICES 2019 in Arusha, Tanzania. We hope to see you all there next year.

Thank you for attending ICES 2018.

Kind Regards,

Conference Chair
Prof. Sung-Hoon Ahn, Seoul National University, Korea
Prof. Karoli Njau, Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology, Tanzania

Organizing Committee Chair
Prof. Eunnyeong Heo, Seoul National University, Korea
Prof. Junseok Hwang, Seoul National University, Korea
Dr. Herb Rhee, Innovative Technology and Energy Center (iTEC), Tanzania
Prof. Gwy-Am Shin, Ajou University, Korea

Program & Proceeding

  • Program book and proceeding are released: Download

Important Dates

  • Abstract Submission
    Jul.31, 2018
    → Extended to Aug.31, 2018
  • Acceptance Notification                                             Sept.12, 2018
  • Early Registration                                                        Sept.15, 2018
  • Full Paper Submission                                                 Sept.15, 2018 (Optional)

News & Notice

  • 2018.05.04: The Honorable Mrisho Gambo, The Regional Commissioner of Arusha, is decided to participate the ICES 2018 as a Plenary Speaker
  • 2018.05.04: Poster of ICES 2018 is released
  • 2018.05.25: Prof. Banny Banerjee (Stanford University, Founder and Director of ChangeLabs) is decided to participate the ICES 2018 as a Plenary Speaker
  • 2018.07.12: Part 1 (Conference) and Part 2 (ODA Forum) are Merged and Registration fee is changed like below.
Category Early Registration On-site Registration Items Provided
Date By September 15th, 2018 From September 16th, 2018
Regular USD 330
(KRW 363,000)
USD 400
(KRW 440,000)
  • Presentation at Conference
  • Program Book / Souvenir
  • Lunch Coupon (Oct. 18th, 19th) + Banquet
  • Parking Tickets: Two-Day
Student USD 100
(KRW 110,000)
USD 135
(KRW 148,500)
  • Presentation at Conference
  • Program Book
  • Lunch Coupon (Oct. 18th, 19th)
  • Parking Tickets: Two-Day
Audience Free
  • Free Entrance
  1. There will be a discount for participants from Africa.
    Please email: from September 15th, 2018
  2. Invitation letter is only available for regular/student registered presenters with submitted abstract
  • 2018.07.20: Site for Registration is opened: ICES - Registration
  • 2018.07.30: Abstract submission is extended to Aug. 31, 2018
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