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.

— Plenary Speakers —

Prof. Subramaniam Sotheeswaran

Emeritus Professor
The University of the South Pacific, Fiji

Prof. Amelia P. Rauter

Vice President
Division III of Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry  IUPAC
Head of the CBQ Carbohydrate Chemistry Group

Prof. Dinesh Mohan

Honorary Professor
School of Environmental Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University, India

Prof. Todd Mlsna

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Mississippi State University, USA

Prof. Deb Mlsna

Associate Professor
Mississippi State University, USA

Dr. Rohan Perera

Senior International Cooperation Officer
OPCW, Netherlands

Prof. Kapila Seneviratne

Senior Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka

Prof. Channa R De Silva

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry and Physics
Western Carolina University, USA

Prof. Namal Priyantha

Senior Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Prof. Nalin De Silva

Senior Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Prof. Nilwala Kottegoda

Professor and Head
Department of Chemistry
University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

Prof. P A Nimal Punyasiri

Professor and Chair
Institute of Biochemistry Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (IBMBB)
University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Prof. Ayanti Navaratne

Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Dr. Sameera R Samarakoon

Lecturer,
IBMBB, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka