The World Engineering, Science and Technology Congress (ESTCON2018), a biennial Congress organised by Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) is an excellent centre stage for knowledge sharing, intellectual discussions and also networking on various areas of interest; for all academics, researchers, scientists, engineers, interest groups and industry experts from all around the world.
Themed ‘Science, Technology and Humanities: Reinventing the Future’, the congress covers a wide range of fields in innovation, engineering, and technology as well as in humanities addressing the latest trends and challenges facing the world in embracing the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
ESTCON2018 is one of the world’s largest congresses Malaysia has ever hosted which comprises ten simultaneously-held international conferences, focusing on different issues pertaining to their respective theme, namely:
There is a wide range of topic discussions related to the 9 pillars of Fourth Industrial Revolution such as simulation, big data & analytics, augmented reality, autonomous robots and the industrial internet of things to non-technical topics of leadership and values, economy, communication & community and much more.
This congress will also organise Innovation Pitching to provide a platform for researchers and investors to seek funds and partners for product commercialisation opportunities. Innovation Pitching aims to bridge UTP technology to the industry, create awareness of UTP’s capability in technology development and commercialise UTP technology.