ICBE: International Conference on Biodiversity and Ecosystems

Conference Objectives

The ICBE: International Conference on Biodiversity and Ecosystems aims to bring together leading academic scientists, professors, researchers, students and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Biodiversity and Ecosystems. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Biodiversity and Ecosystems.

Call for Contributions

All honourable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Biodiversity and Ecosystems are cordially invited for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 material. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

  • Air quality
  • Air analysis
  • Biomimicry and Biophilic Design
  • Building and environment design
  • Building performance, analysis and evaluation
  • Building resilience
  • Building surveys, thermography, building pathology
  • Community building and master planning
  • Local producers and urban environments, edible
  • Dampness, water damage and flooding
  • Designing edible urban landscape
  • Energy behaviour and lifestyle
  • Energy efficient modelling, simulation and BIM
  • Energy flexible buildings
  • Green spaces, enclosures and buildings
  • Green technologies and IT
  • Green house gas emissions
  • Hydro-power reservoirs 
  • Integrating urban and natural environments
  • Occupant behavioural change
  • Planning and sculpting positive change
  • Reducing consumption and waste
  • Renewable energy
  • Sustainable cities
  • Sustainability, ethics and responsibility
  • Thermal comfort, air quality and overheating
  • Trees and green city landscape
  • Urban heat island and mitigation
  • Zero energy and energy plus buildings

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be published in the Information Science Index and submitted to be indexed in the Thomson Reuters, CiteSeerX, Google Books and Google Scholar, EBSCO, SCOPUS, ERA and ProQuest. The conference proceedings book & CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to the conference participants at the conference registration desk. 

Special Journal Issues

The conference has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have opportunities for consideration for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Excellent papers will be published on SCI and EI journals. Selected full text papers will be online published as free of charge.

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