Potential TopicsAll contributed presentations and papers from academia, research institutes, private sectors and industries are welcome. The symposium aims to cover the following (but not limited to) topics in theory, simulation and experiment.
Sponsored byDow is the world’s leading materials science company with an ambition to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable. Dow’s portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer care. Dow was founded in 1897 by Herbert Henry Dow and has started its business in Thailand since 1970, then expanded through a joint venture with SCG in 1987. Dow has started its sustainability journey in 1995 and growing our commitment overtime. Currently, Dow is embarking on the third stage of sustainability journey by rethinking business model and collaborating to grow impact. Dow sustainability targets in this stage are to ‘Protect the climate, Stop the waste and Close the loop’ focusing on carbon neutrality, circular economy/recycling, climate protection and safer material use. People and new science-and technology-based solutions become a key factor to tackle the sustainability challenges. In Thailand, Dow has various initiatives to tackle world challenges for sustainability, such as Public-Private Partnership for Plastics and Waste Management (PPP Plastics), Recycled Plastic Road, Dow for Sustainable Industry, International Coastal Clean-up and Dow Chemistry Classroom, ect. In this session, Dow aims to share and demonstrate actions to solve the sustainability world challenges. Innovation or research on topics related to Dow’s focuses from academic and industrial sector are very welcome.