Post Conference Information for Authors

Since completion of our virtual/online presentations, we have received several emails from our esteemed authors who contributed to the recent IConETech-2020 conference. A number of presenting authors have communicated that they would like to publish an EXTENDED version of their conference paper in a journal of their choice. Therefore, the conference Organizing Committee respects the feelings and sentiments of our esteemed authors and accordingly advise that they are free to publish their EXTENDED version of the conference paper in any local/regional/international journal of their choice.


Electronic Certificates and Post Conference Proceedings

  • We sent the e-Certificate of Presentation/e-Certificate of Participation to all presenting authors/registered participants. Please check your mail and contact the Conference Chair if you have not received your certificate to date.

  • Currently the Organizing Committee is in the process of uploading the presentation materials (PPT and video recordings) on the website, and in a reasonable time frame, the accepted revised full length camera ready papers will be published as post-conference proceedings.

For updates, frequently please check the conference website and for any questions write to


Virtual Conference / Paper Presentations of the IConETech-2020 due to COVID-19

The Organising Committee for the IConETech-2020 would like to wish you the very best during these challenging times. We want you to know how much we value and appreciate you as part of the IConETech-2020 fraternity during this tough time, with the challenge of COVID-19, we wish you and your loved ones remain safe and secure. The effects of the global pandemic COVID-19 are in stage-3. Out of an abundance of precaution for the health and safety of the community, as per the instructions of the Government of Trinidad and Tobago, the host country for the IConETech-2020 is still under lockdown and stay at home orders.


In view of the above and keeping the COVID-19 situation in mind, the conference organising committee has decided to conduct the conference/paper presentations virtually during June 1st - 5th, 2020. We will update this conference website from time to time and also any key information will be circulated by email. All authors, presenters and conference attendees are asked to periodically check the website and their emails for updated information.

Please note that some of the abstracts, extended abstracts and posters are featured on Faculty of Engineering, UWI YouTube channel in the IConETech 2020 - Abstracts, Extended Abstracts and Posters playlist.

Any queries may be sent to the email at





Prof Devdas Shetty

Prof. Devdas Shetty

prof. chandra

Prof. Chandra R. Bhat

prof. andrew

Prof. Andrew K.S. Jardine





Mr. Anthony N. Sabga III




Dr. Vernon Paltoo


Ms. Franka Costelloe




Mr. Vijay Pradeep

The International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering & Technology (IConETech-2020) aims to bring together leading research scientists, innovative engineers, and environmental policy experts to share their experiences, research results and entrepreneurial methodologies on fundamental developments in science and engineering concepts and their contemporary applications in technological advancements in the 21st century. Considering the need of an interdisciplinary approach to resolve the issues, the goal of the conference is to provide a platform to researchers in varied disciplines to attain the highest sustainable economic growth and employment and a rising standard of living, while maintaining financial stability nationally and globally. Along with the special research outputs to be presented, the conference features keynote talks from international and national delegates, poster competitions, workshops, plenary sessions, engineering exhibition and island tours.

The conference outcomes will be disseminated at various levels through publications in the form of proceedings and peer reviewed special issue journals. The best selected papers presented in the conference will be awarded “Innovative Engineering Prize” instituted by various professional organisations of the Caribbean region.

Save the Date

IConETech-2020: March 13th – 15th, 2020

Venue: Faculty of Engineering,

The University of the West Indies,

St. Augustine,

Trinidad and Tobago

Target Audience

Attendees are diverse professionals working across several sectors. They typically include:

Engineers Researchers

Academics Government Agencies

Entrepreneurs Students


Professionals from all sectors will find the Conference of relevance including:

Manufacturing Retail

Energy Environment

Construction Agricultural

Oil & Gas Transport

Utilities Services