Embarking on a big collaborative partnership, Mindanao State University (MSU) System will host the International Conference on Environment and Forest Conservation (ICEFC), together with Kastamonu University (Turkey) as co-host. ICEFC 2018 will be held on November 18-21, 2018 at Dakak Beach Resort, Dapitan City, Philippines. 

The ICEFC 2018 offers a platform for critical discussions on a broad range of environmental issues at the global, national, regional and local levels. The conference aims to bring in academicians, scientists, practitioners, scholars, and students from around the globe to share new paradigms on and innovations in interdisciplinary practices and environmental researches, that will promote a sustainable world for humanity and the planet. 

The confab shall be an avenue for presentations of research outputs on, but not limited to, Forest Conservation and Management, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Computing & Environmental Engineering, Environmental Education & Governance and Interdisciplinary studies such as DRRM, Peace studies, Gender and Development, and environment-related social science studies. ICEFC shall accept papers for oral presentations and poster presentations.

The conference organizers warmly invite you, your institution and individuals you know who are interested to participate in ICEFC2018. The hosts, MSU and Kastamonu University, assure conference participants not only fruitful academic engagements but also fun-filled experiences right at the heart of the famous Dakak Beach Resort in the northwestern coast of Mindanao island, Philippines, with its rich history and culture. See you all!

  • Abstract submission: OPEN; We warmly invite you to submit your abstract to [email protected] as an attached document. 
  • Submission Deadline: July 15, 2018; EXTENSION OF DEADLINE: AUGUST 30, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: 15 days after submission of abstract
  • Deadline for full paper submission: September 15, 2018
  • Deadline payment of conference fee: September 30, 2018