ISCSSM 2020 Poster Competition

The Department of Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) is a pioneer in teaching and research in the field of chemical safety management and process safety in Bangladesh. the Department and Bangladesh National Authority for Chemical Weapons Convention (BNACWC) are jointly organizing International Symposium on Chemical Safety and Security Management (ISCSSM 2020) on 11-13 February, 2020 with the support of OPCW and Environmental Sustainability in Textile Industries program (ESTex)-BUET to bring together academics, professionals, international bodies, government authorities and industry to promote awareness and share advancements in the field of chemical safety and security, and loss prevention.

On this occasion, undergraduate and graduate students from relevant fields of study are invited to present posters at the International Symposium on Chemical Safety and Security Management 2020, to be held on 11th February, 2020. Abstracts of the posters will be accepted until 22 January 2020. Applicants will be notified by 25 January 2020 about the acceptance of their abstract. Applicants may send the abstract via email to

The poster should cover one or more of the following topics:

  • Peaceful use of chemistry

  • Chemical process safety and loss prevention

  • Hazard identification and risk assessment

  • Occupational health and safety

  • LPG, LNG and Petroleum product safety

  • Textile chemical safety

  • Chemical inventory management

  • Chemical waste management

  • Chemical security management

  • Emergency preparedness

  • Safety culture

  • Fire Safety

  • Transportation safety and security

The poster must be of 24” × 36” or A1 size. Portrait format is encouraged. The language of the poster and the presentations must be English. The main aim of a poster is to clearly and briefly convey the main points to the audience.

Abstracts should be submitted to by 22 January 2020 with the following information:

  • Title

  • Name(s) of the Author(s)

  • Affiliated institution

  • Contact information for author, including phone number and email (for more than one authors, choose one person to be the contact)

  • Abstract of not more than 250 words

  • Abstract Submission                                      22 January 2020

  • Notification of Abstract Acceptance         25 January 2020

  • Submission of Poster (Soft Copy)              01 February 2020

  • Notification of Poster Acceptance            02 February 2020

  • Online Registration                                     05 February 2020

  • Submission of Print Copy                           08 February 2020

Venue and time

Shena Malancha, Dhaka Cantonment

Organizing Secretary

Dr.  Md Easir Arafat Khan

Assistant Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Dhaka-1000