First Announcement - KVIS Hosting APCYS 2018

11 April 2018 : Location : Kamnoetvidya Science Academy

7th Asia-Pacific Conference of Young Scientists

Kamnoetvidya Science Academy, 5-10 December 2018

We are pleased to invite you to the7th Asia-Pacific Conference of Young Scientists (APCYS 2018) to be held at Kamnoetvidya Science Academy, Wang Chan Valley, Rayong, Thailand from 5-10 December 2018.

Elements of the APCYS 2018

The aim of Asia-Pacific Conference of Young Scientists is to promote and foster an atmosphere of scientific research exchange among students from secondary schools in the Asia-Pacific region by providing opportunities for them to share their research findings. Previous sessions of the APCYS were organized in Palangka Raya (Indonesia), Palembang (Indonesia), Taipei (Taiwan), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), New Delhi (India), and Kathmandu (Nepal).

The APCYS encourages the submission of research projects in the areas of physical sciences, life sciences, mathematics, and computer science. Participants are expected to deliver an oral and a poster presentation of their research projects at the conference and the best projects will be awarded.

In addition to this main activity, the conference will feature lectures by prominent scientists or mathematicians, cultural performances from participating countries, Teachers Show and Share sessions, excursions to areas of interest, and participation in sports.

Conditions for participation in the APCYS 2018

A team that represents each country shall comprise of a team leader and a set number of secondary school students. Each student shall not be more than 19 years of age and can be involved with only one research project. Each project can have a maximum number of two students.

Each participant will be required to pay a registration fee of USD 200. This fee covers all the expenses at the conference from arriving at the Suvarnabhumi (BKK) or Don Mueng (DMK) Airports to reaching any of these for return journey.

Further information

Please follow updates at www.kvis.ac.th, and/or contact us directly at apcys2018@kvis.ac.th for more information.