2nd day of the IGCESH2020 virtual conference continued with 2 parallel sessions and second keynote speech by the Director of UTM Campus Sustainability, Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Fadhil bin Md. Din who delivered a talk on ‘Shifting Agenda in Transformational Sustainability Encouragement’ and a closing ceremony.

 The Closing remarks was given by Associate Prof. Dr Noor Hazarina Hashim, the Chair of SPS and Muhammad Imran Ismail, Chairperson of IGCESH2020. 

 We would like to congratulate all the winners for this conference as follows:


Science & Technology: 

WINNER: Siti Nabihan Ishak, Nik Ahmad Nizam Nik Malek, Mustaffa Shamsuddin, Juan Matmin and Gopinathan Sankar 

Paper ID 131: Removal of Ammonium and Phosphate by Mg-Al Layered Double Hydroxide Nanocomposite with Synthesized Zeolite A

1st RUNNER UP: Naveen Eugene Louis, Puteri Nur Sarah Diana Engku Baharuddin, Nurriza Ab Latif, Muawiyah Ahmad Hamza and Syazwani Itri Amran

Paper ID 90: Preliminary Study of Structural Changes of Glucose-G-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency Variants

2nd RUNNER UP: Assif Shamim Bin Mustaffa @ Sulaiman and Ani Shabri

Paper ID 102: Grey Forecasting Model of Fossil Carbon Dioxide Emissions in ASEAN Using Microsoft Excel Solver


Engineering Paper:

WINNER: Chiew TIn Lee, Hong Lian Low, Mei Bao Lee, William Woei Fong Chong and Syahrullail bin Saimon

Paper ID 72: Influence of Intermediate Esters on Boundary Frictional Properties of Palm Methyl Ester

1st RUNNER UP: Abu Hassan Nordin, Lee Ri Xian and Norzita Ngadi

Paper ID 48: Eco-Friendly Alginate Encapsulated Magnetic Chitosan Adsorbent for Aspirin Removal

2nd RUNNER UP: Muhammad Zainuddin Arriafdi, Mohd Helmi Sani, Fauzan Khairi Che Harun and Muhd Nazrul Hisham Zainal Alam

Paper ID 134: Minibioreactor System as a Research Tool for Biotechnology Process Development


Social Science:

WINNER: Mai Xiaojun, Thoo Ai Chin, Zuraidah Sulaiman, Mazilah Abdullah and Hang See Pheng

Paper ID 67: Antecedents Of Brand Loyalty In Social Media Based Brand Communities

1st RUNNER UP: Tong Qiu Wen 

Paper ID 152: Research On Citizen Participation of Public Information Service Platform Amidst the Covid-19 Outbreak in China

2nd RUNNER UP: Fauziah Bt Zaiden and Mastura Bt Mahfar

Paper ID 55: A Survey On Module Necessity For Depression And Cognitive Distortion Among Out-Of-Wedlock Pregnant Women



Science & Technology

Siti Syukriah Khamdan, Tajul Ariffin Musa and Suhaila M Buhari

Paper ID 44: Reconstruction of Three-Dimensional Ionospheric Profiles Using Tomography Technique


Nazirul Fariq Mohd Kassim and Syuhaida Ismail

 Paper ID 166: Utilisation of BIM For MEP Engineering Practice During Covid-19 Outbreak

Social Science

Nazirul Fariq Mohd Kassim

 Paper ID 42: Digital Twins: What It Means For Future Construction?


Science & Technology

Naveen Eugene Louis, Puteri Nur Sarah Diana Engku Baharuddin, Nurriza Ablatif, Muawiyah Ahmad Hamza and Syazwani Itri Amran

Paper ID 90: Preliminary Study of Structural Changes of Glucose-G-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency Variants


Hafiq Aidil Zulkiflee, Muhd Faiz Hassan, Muhamad Firdaus Abdullah and Khairunnisa Mohd Pa’ad

Paper ID 99: Sodium Phosphate Enhanced Amorphousness of Corn Starch Based Solid Polymer Electrolytes

Social Science

Yee Bee Choo, Tina Abdullah and Abdullah Mohd Nawi

Paper ID 139: A Framework of Reflective Practice On Written Journals Among The Pre-Service Teachers

Alhamdulillah, IGCESH2020 successfully end and met its objective. Congratulation to all the talented UTM Postgraduate students from multi-backgrounds as the committee led by Mr Imran Mohamad Ismail. Thank you for all the support from participants and presenters to the IGCESH2020. Hope to see everyone again in 2022.

Prepared by: Dr. Norah Md Noor

Photos source: Facebook IGCESH 2020