Important Dates

Call for Abstracts
15 November, 2019 – 15 February, 2020

Registration
15 February, 2020 – 31 May, 2020

Venue

Galle Face Hotel, Colombo

Bask in the luxury and comfort of one of the oldest known lodgings in Sri Lanka. Having been bestowed with the title of “Best Heritage Hotel”, The Galle Face Hotel, Colombo carries the unique vibe of Sri Lankan culture and its long-gone history and this year, they have partnered with FCT 2020 to enliven its official proceedings.

Conference Highlight

Mini-Lab Expo

A Mini-Lab expo will be held parallelly with the poster sessions on 17 June 2020 in accordance with one of our specific objectives, which is to help create a platform for the commercialization of innovations in the scientific field. Exhibitors representing industries and businesses that are either peripheral and /or complementing the field of chemical technology are invited to participate by having a stall at the exhibition to display their respective products and services.

Welcome

Amidst the commotion of life, to all those who are passionate and have committed themselves to witness the progress in chemical sciences, the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon proudly announces the international conference “Frontiers in Chemical Technology 2020” to be held from 17-19 June 2020 at the Galle Face Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Frontiers in chemical technology, abbreviated as FCT 2020, is a milestone in the history of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon organized in celebration of its 79th anniversary. The team that is behind the proceedings of the conference comprises renowned professionals from around the world who are ardently striving to bring FCT to life. The general objective of the conference is to create a common platform for scientists, industrialists and academics, both nationally and internationally, to come together to collaborate, share and discuss knowledge on technological innovations that would evidently lead to a better tomorrow. Moreover, as a country that is currently challenged with many monetary glitches, the conference is an eye opener to all the myriad opportunities that await to be explored when it comes to the resource hub of Sri Lanka.

— Conference Domains —

  • Chemical technology in food and agriculture
  • Electrochemical and sensor technology
  • Alternative energy sources for sustainable development
  • Nanotechnology for sustainable development
  • Engineering technology in chemical industry
  • Innovations in drug discovery and development
  • Technological advancements in cosmeceutical, nutraceutical and herbal product industry
  • Modern challenges in environmental and green technology
  • Genomics and metabolomics
  • Innovative strategies in chemical education

 Sri Lanka  is renowned as a small island in the Indian Ocean, that is home to many cultures, languages and ethnicities and which is bestowed with a rich cultural, religious and social heritage. Boundless beaches, lush forests, ocean like tanks, ancient ruins, sacred temples, masses of elephants, Ceylon tea along with warm people make Sri Lanka overwhelming, a country that beckons to be explored. Colombo, Sri Lanka’s bustling commercial hub located in the country’s west coast is by far the country’s biggest city, as well as the most developed. 

 We hereby extend our sincere invitation to you to participate in FCT 2020 to be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka and to have an enthralling experience that is both scientifically conducive and memorably aesthetic. 

Ayubowan!