Conferrence on Earth Sciences and Sustainable Development (CESD) 2024

11-12 November 2024

Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

I. About

I.1 Brief Introduction

The Conference on Earth Sciences and Sustainable Development (CESD) aims to bring together academic scientists, lecturers, and students to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Earth Sciences and Sustainable Development, including earth sciences, ore mining technology, petrology and mineral resources, geophysics, earth resources and the environment, geography, land management, and related disciplines. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, as well as practical challenges encountered, and solutions adopted in the fields of Earth Sciences and Sustainable Development.

The CESD will also provide an excellent opportunity for young researchers to expose their work to international scrutiny, receive feedback from reviewers through double-blinded review process, benefit from the vast experience and expertise of senior scientists in this important field of research, and open up the scope for new research collaborations among the international community of participants and invited delegates.

This event will be organized by the Ho Chi Minh University of Sciences, VNU-HCM, in Ho Chi Minh City, VietNam.

I.2 Important dates

  • April 26, 2024: First Announcement.
  • June 30, 2024: Abstract submission.
  • July 31, 2024: Abstract submission deadline.
  • August 31, 2024: Full text submission.
  • September 1-15, 2024: Registration.
  • September 30, 2024: Full text submission deadline.
  • November 11-12, 2024: Conference Dates.

I.3 Conference topics

  • Plenary Session: 03-05 Invited talks from prestigious International Scientists
  • Session 1: Earth Sciences and Natural Resources
  • Session 2: Environment and Sustainable Development
  • Poster session.

I.4 Call of papers:

Prospective authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, full texts, and posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all aspects of Earth Sciences and Sustainable Development are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables, and references of novel research materials.

II. Registration

II.1 Invitation Letter:

CESD will issue an invitation letter based on the request made in the registration form.

  • The invitation letter will be issued after the successful registration.
  • Your name must be listed exactly as it appears on your passport. Any differences between the name on your passport and the name on your invitation letter or other documentation could lead to either delay or denial of your VISA.
  • Please note that the organizing committee of the conference are not authorized to assist with the VISA process beyond providing the Invitation Letter issued by CESD. Should your application be denied, the CESD organizing committee cannot change the decision of the Immigration Department of Vietnam, nor will CESD Advisory Board and the organizing committee of the conference engage in discussion or correspondence with the Immigration Department of Vietnam or the Embassy on behalf of the applicant. The registration fee cannot be refunded when the VISA application of the individual is denied.
  • It takes around 1-2 months for the Embassy to process the VISA application, please register as early as you can to ensure you have enough time.

 II.2 Registration fees: 3.000.000 VND/ person (125 USD/ person).

Each person can submit 02 abstracts as an author.

Note: Registration fees are waived for invited speakers.

Method of payment: Please transfer the registration fee to bank account: 6380215014324. Bank Account’s Owner: Nguyen Thi Truong Giang, Agribank Vietnam – Binh Thanh Branch.

Transfer’s content: CESD_Author’s name_Authorized abstract’s number.

After successfully transfer the registration fee, please send the evidence through email to ngttgiang@hcmus.edu.vn  and cc to email: cesd24@hcmus.edu.vn.  

III. Programme

III.1 Conference Schedule

Day 1 (Monday, Nov. 11, 2024): Venues of HCMUS, VNU-HCM.

7.30 – 8.30

Register at the Reception desks

8.30 – 9.00


9.00 – 9.15

Group Pictures and Tea Break

9.15 – 11.30


Invited Talk #1: Prof. Magdalena Dumańska-Słowik

Invited Talk #2: Prof. Hui-Hsuan (Kate) Chen

Invited Talk #3: Prof. Meng-Wan (Mary) Yeh

Invited Talk #4:

Invited Talk #5:

Lunch Break

13.30 – 14.45

Presentations of Session 1&2 at designed Meeting Rooms.

14.45 – 15.15

Tea Break

15.15 – 17.00

Presentations of Session 1&2 at designed Meeting Rooms.

13.30 – 17.00

Poster Sessions at designed venues

17.30 – 20.30

Gala Dinner

Day 2: (Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2024): Dong Nai Province

6.30 – 7.00

Gather at the Venue of HCMUS, VNU-HCM.

7.00 – 17.00

Field trip to Dong Nai Province: Explore the volcanic caves in Cenozoic basalt and visit precious gemstone sites, such as augite, chatoyant orthoclase, feldspar, and zircon.

III.2 The Conference Lounges:

No. 227 Nguyen Van Cu Street, Ward 4, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City.

Map of Main Campus, HCMUS, VNU-HCM:


 III.3 Information on hotel accommodation: International delegates please contact pththuy@hcmus.edu.vn for assistance.

1- Hotel Nikko Saigon

Address: No. 235, Nguyen Van Cu Street, Nguyen Cu Trinh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, VietNam.

Tel: (+84.28) 39257777                                                                    Website: https://hotelnikkosaigon.com.vn/


Address: No. 222, Nguyen Cu Trinh Street, Nguyen Cu Trinh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, VietNam

Tel:(+84) 287.3068.730                                                                                    Website: https://broshotel.vn

III.4 Access to Ho Chi Minh City:

For more flight’s information, please visit:


IV. Keynote Speakers

  1. Prof. Magdalena Dumańska-Słowik, AGH University of Krakow, Poland.
  2. Prof. Hui-Hsuan (Kate) Chen, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan.
  3. Prof. Meng-Wan (Mary) Yeh, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan.
  4. To be confirmed
  5. To be confirmed

V. Publications

V.1 List of publication:

Selected full papers from the conference will be published in indexed conference proceedings and selected papers will ‎be featured in special and regular issues of the following journals:

  • IOP Publish Journal.
  • AGH’s Journals (to be confirmed)
  • Journal of Umm Al-Qura University for Applied Sciences (Springer). (to be confirmed)
  •  (to be updated).

V.2 Paper template and submission

Abstracts for the oral and poster presentations and registration forms must be submitted before July 31, 2024. Abstracts and full texts should follow the format of IOP Publishing (https://publishingsupport.iopscience.iop.org/author-guidelines-for-conference-proceedings/). E-mail your abstract files to cesd24@hcmus.edu.vn and cc to email: pththuy@hcmus.eduvn, with the subject format “CESD 2024_Corespoding author’s name”. Abstract’s Form in attached file.

VI. Sponsors

Please contact cesd24@hcmus.edu.vn for more details.

VI.1. Sponsors: To be updated

VI.2. Sponsorship packages: To be updated

VI.3. Co-organize: To be updated