International Conference of Vocational Studies on Applied Research (ICoVAR) 2018

September 13, 2018 – September 15, 2018

International Conference of Vocational Studies on Applied Research 2018 (ICoVAR 2018) and International Conference of Vocational Studies on Social Science 2018 (ICoVOSS 2018) is conference that hosted by Vocational School, Diponegoro University (UNDIP) in conjunction with  International Conference on Marine and Archipelago 2018 (ICoMA 2018) by Bangka Belitung University (UBB) and supported by Politeknik Manufaktur Negeri Bangka Belitung (Polman Babel) which will be held on September, 13th-15th, 2018 in Bangka, Indonesia. Research gap between academic and industries has become a major challenge which is expected to be addressed during the conference. Further implementation of presented research to scientific development is also expected as the outcome of this conference. We invite researchers, academics, industrial partners, students and practitioners to take part in development and innovation in the area of vocational studies and applied research.


Topics of interest on this conference are as follow, but not limited to:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Naval Architecture and Engineering
  • Instrument and Electronics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Design and Architecture
  • Agrarian Planning


All accepted and presented papers will be published in Proceeding wich is indexed by SCOPUS*.

* = subject to review process with no additional cost incurred.


Keynote Speakers

Prof. Drs. H. Muhammad Nasir, M.Si, Ak, Ph.D, CA (tbc)
Minister Of Research, Technology and Higher Education of Indonesia

Erzaldi Rosman Djohan
Goovernor of Bangka Belitung, Indonesia

Prof. Seiji Fujiwara
National Institute of Technology, Akashi College, Japan

Prof. Hideaki Kasai
National Institute of Technology, Akashi College, Japan

Prof. Datuk Dr. Zainal Kling
Malaya University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Dr. Dmitriy Kuvshinov
University of Hull, United Kingdom

Prof. Tan Khee Giap
National University of Singapore, Singapore

Mr. Andrea Weiss (tbc)
Natural Resources Practitioner, Switzerland


Important Date

27th July 2018: Abstract submission deadline
10th August 2018: Notification of accepted abstracts
17th August 2018: Early Bird Registration Deadline
6th September 2018: Normal Registration Deadline
12th September 2018: Full paper submission deadline
13th -14th September 2018: Conference days
15th September 2018: One-day tour


Conference Fee

International Participants
CategoryEarly Bird FeeNormal Fee


USD 250USD 300

Co Author

USD 100USD 150

Author (Student)

USD 200USD 250


USD 100USD 150
Additional PaperUSD 100USD 150

Local Participants
CategoryEarly Bird FeeNormal Fee


Rp. 2.500.000
Rp. 3.000.000

Co Author

Rp. 1.000.000
Rp. 1.500.000

Author (Student)

Rp. 2.000.000
Rp. 2.500.000


Rp. 1.000.000
Rp. 1.500.000
Additional PaperRp. 1.000.000
Rp. 1.500.000

Contact Person :

Contact person:Anggun Siswanto (+62 81331698773)
Arkhan Subari (+62 8995583730)


** Information is subject to alterations. Further updates will be notified later


Vocational School
Diponegoro University
Prof. Sudarto, SH Street, Tembalang, Semarang