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Keynote Speakers 


Prof. Dr. Mohini Sain

University of Toronto, Kanada.

Expertise in Advanced Bionano and Biocomposite

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Professor Vijay Kumar Thakur

Head, Biorefining & Advanced Materials Research Centre 
SRUC Assoc. Institute University of Edinburgh 

Bio-renewable materials, Additive manufacturing of polymers and composites, Multifunctional polymer composites and nanocomposites, Nanoelectronic materials, Green synthesis of nanomaterials, Hydrogels, Bionanofiber in biomaterials and smart textiles

Plenary Speakers 

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Prof. Dr. Salim Hiziroglu

Oklahoma State University, USA.

Expertise in composite and wood material


Dr. Jean-Marc Roda

Research Fellow in INTROP, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia

Expertise in forest industry and globalization

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Prof. Dr. Alcides Lopes Leão

Profesor in São Paulo State University, Brazil

Expertise in natural polymer and composite

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Dr. Rob Elias

Researcher in Bangor University, UK

Expertise in bioeconomy

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Prof. Dr. Sarani Zakaria

Faculty of Science and Technology. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia

Pulp and Paper, Lignocellulosic materials, Advanced Materials, Biopolymers Materials Science Programme

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Professor Dr. Hazizan Md Akil

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia

Expertise in Advanced Composite Materials

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Dr. Rushdan Ibrahim

Forest Research Institute of Malaysia (FRIM)

Expertise in Pulp and Paper Technology

Invited Speakers 

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Dr. Ali Kilic


Textile Materials & Machinery

TEMAG Laboratories, ITU Gumussuyu Campus


Prof. Dr. Ahmad Ainuddin Nuruddin

Forest fires and IoT
Former Deputy Director of the Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products (INTROP), Universiti Putra Malaysia

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yaser Nawab

Structure-Properties relationship and fabrication process-Properties relationship of Textiles, Technical Textiles and Composite Materials
School of Engineering & Technology, National Textile University, Pakistan


Prof. Dr. Sarat Kumar Swain

Organic Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Materials Science, Polymer Chem.
Professor of Chemistry & Dean (Academic Affairs)

Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology


Dr. Ramzi Khiari


Valorization of biomass & industrial applications 
Higher Institute of Technological Studies in Ksar-Hellal (Monastir, Tunisia) in the department of Textile Engineering


Assoc. Prof Dr. Mohammad Mansoob Khan

Cutting edge area of nanochemistry, nanosciences and nanotechnology especially in the field of inorganic nanostructures and nanohybrid materials 
Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Science,
Universiti Brunei Darussalam


Dr. Mohamed Midani


Natural fibers and their composites, as well as sustainable product development, circular bioeconomy and biorefineries.
Wilson College of Textiles, NC State University
College of Engineering and Materials Science, German University in Cairo


Assoc. Prof. Mohamed Ansari Mohamed Nainar

Processing and Characterization of Natural fibre polymer composites
Department of Mechanical Engineering, UNITEN


Prof. Rafaqat Hussain


Synthesizing novel bio-ceramic materials for orthopedic applications
Department of Physics at CIIT, Islamabad.


Dr. Ahmad Ilyas Rushdan

Green Composites
School of Chemical and Energy Engineering, Faculty of Engineering

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Dr. Muhammad Mohsin

Textile and yarn development
Chartered Colourist of Society of Dyers and Colourist

Chairman, Department of Textile Engineering 
Textile sustainability Research Group Leader 
University of Engineering and Technology Lahore

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Usha Massika Behary

Ecotechnologies and biotechnologies for textile treatment and functionalization

Mr Kevin Molony
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Dr. Sharoul Jambari

Technology Depository Agency (TDA)

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Prof. Dr. Azamal Husen

Wolaita Sodo University, Ethiopia

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Husnul Azan Tajarudin

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

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