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Indo-German Conference on Sustainability 2015 | POSTPONED

The incessant rains and consequent floods during first week of Dec 2015 at Chennai gave IGCS conference organizers no choice but to postpone the Conference. The revised dates: 27-28 Feb 2016. Please contact the IGCS organisation team for further questions at:  igcs.conf.sust(at)gmail.com


Technical Program

Conference Registration





The Indo-German Centre for Sustainability is organising a two-day conference on Dec 5th – 6th 2015 at IIT Madras.

We solicit your presence and original research contribution for this conference. The important points are given below and we invite you to take a look at the brochure for further details.


The focus areas of the centre are sustainable technologies for water management, energy management, waste management and land use. This conference proposes to bring together researchers in academia and industry, and policy makers in India and Germany to exchange research findings, discuss and deliberate on these issues, and identify future course of action towards sustainability. The organisers invite research papers and poster presentations in the focus areas and personal participation in the conference. The topics that would be deliberated in the conference would include, but not limited to, those listed below.

Sustainable Urban Water Bodies
• Sustainable Energy Technologies
• Access to Electricity, Smart Grids
• Improving Public Sanitation
• Sustainable Land Use, Sustainable Development of Urban
/ Peri-urban / Rural Areas

Sustainable Waste Management Technologies
• Sustainable Buildings and Transport
• Sustainability Modelling
• Sustainability Analysis and Life Cycle Analysis
• Air Quality
• Policy Issues in Sustainability including Climate Change


The complete announcement may be downloaded from here

Conference Programme


Conference Registration Particulars


The important dates are given below

Deadline for submission of Extended Abstract has been revised to 1 August 2015.
Announcement of Acceptance: 15 Aug 2015| 25.08.2015
Submission of Final manuscript: 01 Oct 2015|

For regular papers:
Authors to upload full paper with response to reviewers: 15 Oct 2015
Authors to upload final manuscript (after notification): 10 Nov 2015

Submission for Poster presentation: 01 Oct 2015|

For submissions towards poster:
Authors to upload full paper: 31 Oct 2015
Final Manuscript (after notification): 15 Nov 2015

Last date for Registration for oral sessions 01 Nov 2015
Announcement of Poster Acceptance: 15 Nov 2015
Last date for Registration of Posters: 30 Nov 2015

Format for full paper submission – oral and poster submissions (PDF)

Format for full paper submission (Link to dotx-document) https://gigamove.rz.rwth-aachen.de/d/id/GjYpu2AfyteBLN

Call for Applications

Format for submission of extended abstracts

Instructions FOR PAPer UPLOAD

Upload your paper here



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