ICBPSTM 2020: 14. International Conference on Biodegradable Plastics, Standards and Test Methods

January 30-31, 2020 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai

The International Research Conference Aims and Objectives

Conference Code: 20AE01ICBPSTM

The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program. Events will run over a span of time during the conference depending on the number and length of the presentations. With its high quality, it provides an exceptional value for students, academics and industry researchers.

ICBPSTM 2020: 14. International Conference on Biodegradable Plastics, Standards and Test Methods aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Biodegradable Plastics, Standards and Test Methods. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Biodegradable Plastics, Standards and Test Methods

Call for Contributions

Prospective authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Biodegradable Plastics, Standards and Test Methods are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the Open Science Index, Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICBPSTM 2020 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Biodegradable Plastics, Standards and Test Methods. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   October 01, 2019
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   October 21, 2019
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 31, 2019
Conference Dates   January 30-31, 2020

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission Guideline, Abstract Submission Guideline and Author Information before submitting your paper.

Call for Papers

Biodegradable plastics
Bioplastics and biodegradable plastics
Biodegradable plastics from natural resources
Developments and environmental impacts
Potential positive environmental impacts
Potential negative environmental impacts
Composting
Landfill degradation
Energy use
Greenhouse gas emissions
Environmental concerns and benefits
Energy costs for production
Regulation
Emerging application areas
Standards and test methods
Biodegradation standards and tests
Compost toxicity tests
Difference between standards for biodegradation
Disposal environment
Composting facilities and soil burial
Anaerobic digestion
Waste water treatment plants
Reprocessing facilities
Landfills
Marine and freshwater environments
Recyclable plastics
Reprocessing considerations

Registration Fees

Participation Type Early Registration Fees Registration Fees
Non-Student Oral/Poster Presenter Registration € 350 € 400
Student Oral/Poster Presenter Registration € 300 € 350
Listener Registration € 250 € 300
Additional Paper Publication € 100

All conference materials and services will be delivered digitally to the participant with the online conference management system. Conference registration includes the following digital materials and services:

  • e-certificates [for Authors: Certificate of Attendance and Presentation; for Listeners: Certificate of Attendance; for Chairs: Certificate of Attendance and Appreciation; for Presenters: Certificate of Best Presentation (if conferred based appraisal)]
  • e-program
  • e-book
  • e-name badge
  • e-receipt
  • e-presentation

Presentation Types:

  • Physical presentation is an oral conferencing presentation that is made using digital technology including embedded digital elements ( texts, tables, graphs, or videos ) for PowerPoint sharing.
  • Digital presentation is a digital conferencing presentation that is made using digital technology including embedded digital elements ( texts, tables, graphs, or videos ) for PowerPoint sharing.

Early Bird Registration

Early Bird registration is valid until 2019-12-31 23:59:59

Online Credit Card Processing

Online payment option available for author and listener delegates.
Conference participants can make online credit card payments for conference registration fees.

Other Events

Dubai
January 2021 in Dubai
  • Event Code: 21AE01ICBPSTM
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: November 15, 2020
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: November 30, 2020
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: December 15, 2020

Expired Events

EXPIRED
Dubai
January 2019 in Dubai
  • Event Code: 19AE01ICBPSTM
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: November 29, 2018
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: December 14, 2018
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: December 15, 2018