International Keynote Speakers


Prof. Emeritus Masayuki Horio

Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT), Japan

Topic : The Role of Chemical Engineering Principles in the Transition Period for Sustainability

Field of Specialty : Chemical Reaction Engineering, Particle/Fluidization Technology, Energy/Environment Policy, Science and Technology studies

Major Profesional Experience and Titles:

  • Professor, Faculty of Policy Science, Ryukoku University
  • R&D Program Director, Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society (RISTEX), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  • Visiting Research Professor, Waseda University
  • 2001 Visiting Professor Ecole Polytechnique Universitaire de Marseille / Laboratoire IUSTI
  • 1997 Visiting Professor Department of Chemical engineering Monash University
  • 1991 Professor Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Tokyo Univ. of A&T
  • 1990 Visiting Professor Technical University of Hamburg-Harburg
  • 1986 Visiting Professor USSR Academy of Science
  • 1982-91 Associate Professor Dept. of Appl. Chem. for Resources, Tokyo Univ. of A & T



Prof. Hidehiro Kamiya

Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT), Japan

Topic : Fine and nano-particle technology for energy and material systems towards sustainable future

Field of Specialty :  Energy and Material Systems

Major Profesional Experience and Titles:

  • 2003 - Present Professor, Graduate School of Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering, BASE, Tokyo University of Agriculture & Technology



































National Keynote Speakers


Prof. Dato' Ir. Dr. Wan Ramli Wan Daud

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Topic : Microbial electrolysis Cells, Novel Hydrogen Production Technology: Issues and Challenges


Field of Specialty :  Separation Processes, Fuel Cell Technology, Process System Engineering, Particle Technology and Air Pollution

Major Profesional Experience and Titles:

  • 1996 - Present Professor of Chemical Engineering at Department of Chemical & Process Engineering, Faculty of Engineering & Built Environment, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • 2007- 2014 Founding Director of the Fuel cell Institute, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in  and Fellow of Academy of Science Malaysia
  • 2014 Member of International Advisory Board of the International Association of Hydrogen Energy
  • 2013 International Scientific Committee of the International Drying Symposium
  • 2004 International Advisory Committee of the Regional Symposium on Membrane Science & Technology
  • 2003 International Organising Committee of Asian Particle Technology Symposium
  • 2002 International Advisory Committee of the Regional Symposium of Chemical Engineering
  • 2002 International Advisory Committee of the World Congress of Particle Technology
  • 1999 International Advisory Committee of the Asia-Pacific Drying Conference


Prof. Dr. Abdul Latif Bin Ahmad

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

Topic: Membrane Technology for Biomedical Application : Diagnostic Kits Development 

Field of Specialty :   Membrane Technology, Wastewater Engineering, Separation Process, Adsorption Technology

Major Profesional Experience and Titles:

  • 2012 - Present Professor of School of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • 2010 - 2012 Dean of Research and Innovation Division, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) 
  • 2005 - 2010  Dean of School of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)