Greetings from IIT Gandhinagar!

We are pleased to send the announcement for submission of abstract for presentation in the 3rd International Conference on Safety during January 3-6, 2017 (ICS 2017) at IIT Gandhinagar, Palaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat - 382355, India. While the first two days are kept for general conference including multiple sessions on Risk, Process safety, Fire Safety etc., the last two days are kept for two simultaneous symposium on (1) Symposium on Process Safety (SPS 2017) and (2) Symposium on Structure under Fire (SSUF 2017) by eminent safety professionals around the world.

For all other information, please see the conference website http://safety.iitgn.ac.in/ics2017 or contact Safety Centre.

Conference is mainly focused on different aspects of safety which includes the design, operations, regulations, planning, standards, testing, behavioral safety, occupational Safety and health etc. - across different sectors, such as Chemical Process, Fire, Auto, Railways, Buildings and Structures, etc. The conference is interdisciplinary which is expected to bring together researchers, educators, students, safety officials, engineers, safety advocates, policy makers and consultants to explore solutions to pressing safety challenges in India from a global perspective.

The prominent speakers include Prof. Hans Pasman (Texas A&M University, USA), Prof. Sam Mannan, (Texas A&M University, USA), Prof. Anthony Abu (University of Canterbury, New Zealand), Prof. En Sup Yoon (Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea), Prof. Venkatesh Kodur (Michigan State University, USA ), Prof. Ali S. Rangwala (Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA), Prof. Kyoshik Park (Myongji University, South Korea); Prof. Mimi Haryani Hassim (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia); Prof. Syeda Sultana Razia (BUET, Bangladesh); Prof. Dr. Dongil Shin (Myongji University, South Korea), Prof. Anil Agarwal (IIT Hyderabad); Prof. S T G. Raghukanth (IIT Madras), Dr. Sumer Chopra (Institute of Seismological Research, Gandhinagar), Prof. Ms. S. Bhattachariya (Director, NSC), Dr. Chitra Rajagopal (Director, CFEES), Mr. Hirak Dutta (Advisor, Essor Oil), Mr. G. Vishwanathan (Former DGM, IPCL) , Prof. Rajagopaalan Srinivasan (IIT Gandhinagar), Dr. M. Surianarayanan (CLRI), Mr. Umesh Dhake (CCPS, Asia Pacific) etc.