International Sustainable Technology, Energy and Civilization Conference (ISTECC 2016) on 13 Februari 2016
Kyoto Alumni Association Malaysia (MYKYOTO) under the collaboration with Kyoto University, National University of Malaysia and Kyoto University ASEAN Center organized the 2nd ISTECC at the Puri Pujangga Hotel, UKM. It was organized in conjunction with the 2nd Kyoto University South East Asian Forum. Under the theme “Towards Sustainability in Asian Cities”, this conference was held for a day on 13th February 2016. The ceremony was begun with welcoming address by Prof. Yoshihiro Tokuga, Vice President of Kyoto University and Prof. Dato’ Dr. Mazlin Mokhtar, Vice Chancellor UKM. Subsequently followed with the keynote speaker by Prof. Yosuke Yamashiki Kyoto University, Graduate school of Advance Integrated Studies in Human Survivability, Prof. Dato’ Dr. Mohd Yusof Hj. Othman, Director of Islam Hadhari Institute, Prof. Dr. Ismail Abustan, School of Civil Engineering, University of Science Malaysia, Prof. Hiroaki Tanaka, Kyoto University research Center for Environment Quality Management.
26 presentations were scheduled according to 4 presentation slots and divided into the discussion topics of mechanical engineering, civil engineering, chemical engineering and science social. There were about 50 participants comprised of researchers, lecturers, students and 8 Kyoto University delegates joined this conference.