What is New

    Notification of acceptance for the first round has been sent to authors. More information can be found on the Notification of Acceptance page. 
    To accommodate numerous requests for extensions, we are opening up the SECOND round of submissions, due of which is 31 October 2017
    The list of keynote speakers has been updated on the Keynote Speakers page. 
    The deadline for paper submission is extended to  30 September 2017
    Paper can be submitted online at EasyChair (preferable) or via email: unsdgs2017@webmail.npru.ac.th 

  Selected papers will be published in the Journal of Thai Interdisciplinary Research (ISSN 2465-3837) indexed in the Tier 1 of the Thai-Journal Citation Index Centre (TCI), ASEAN Citation Index (ACI) and Google Scholar. 

    Call for Papers. A printer-friendly version of the Call for Papers is available for download.



Welcome to the UNSDGs 2017 International Conference

The 2nd International Conference of Multidisciplinary Approaches on UN Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDGs 2017) will be held from 28th - 29th December 2017 at the Hotel Windsor Suites & Convention, Bangkok, Thailand. 

The aim of UNSDGs 2017 is to provide a forum for academics and professionals from various fields and with cross-disciplinary interests to network, share knowledge and engage in dialogue around the theme of fostering innovation and excellence in multidisciplinary approaches on UN sustainable development goals to end poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and tackle climate change by 2030.

Prospective authors are invited to submit high-quality original technical contributions for presentation at the 2nd International Conference at UNSDGs. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

1. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
2. Pure and Applied Science
3. Electrical Engineering and Technology
4. Computer and Information Technology
5. Medical Health Sciences
6. Nursing
7. Humanities and Social Sciences
8. ASEAN Studies
9. Water Engineering, Groundwater Hydrology and Environmental Science
10. Hospitality and Tourism Management
11. The Interdisciplinary Research
12. Buddhism for Thailand 4.0


Important Dates
Program Date

2nd Round: Call for Papers 

Notification of Acceptance (2nd Round)

Revised Paper Deadline (2nd Round)

16th – 31tst October 2017

10th November 2017

15th November 2017

Call for Papers  (1st Round)

Notification of Acceptance (1st Round)

Revised Paper Deadline (1st Round)

1st May – 30th September 2017

21th October 2017

31st October 2017

Early Bird Registration and Payment Now – 7th December 2017
Normal Registration and Payment 8th – 29th December 2017
Conference Dates 28th – 29th December 2017



Plenary Lecturer

28th December 2017 at the Hotel Windsor Suites & Convention, Bangkok, Thailand

The Most Venerable Professor Dr. Phra Brahmapundit, 
Rector of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University (MCU), 
President of International Council for the Day of Vesak (ICDV),
President of International Association of Buddhist Universities (IABU)
Topic: Buddhism and Sustainable Development


Keynote Speaker

Session of the Interdisciplinary Research

Prof. Dr. med. Yongyudh Vajaradul, Chairman of Interdisciplinary Network of the Royal Institute of Thailand

Topic: The interdisciplinary research methodology and its necessity for Thailand 4.0 strategy



Session of Water Engineering, Groundwater Hydrology and Environmental Science

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Manfred Koch, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Kassel, Germany

Topic: The impact of climate change on streamflow and sustainable water resources management 



Session of Nursing 

Prof. Dr. Masami Matsuda, Department of Health and Nutrition, Faculty of Contemporary Life Science, Tokyo Kasei-gakuin University, Japan

Topic: Sustainable development goals in community


Prof. Dr. Shoichiro Hara, Deputy Director Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS) Kyoto University

Topic: Community evidences to support sustainable development goals


Associate Prof. Dr. Khanitta Nuntaboot, Faculty of Nursing, Khon Kaen University

Topic: Nursing reform to promote sustainable development goals



Session of Pure and Applied Science

Prof. Dr. Ken Kurosaki, Osaka University, Japan

Topic: Thermoelectric materials    



Session of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Mr. Nithee Seeprae, the Tourism Authority of Thailand's (TAT) Executive Director of the Product Promotion Department

Topic: To be announced     



Session of Computer and Information Technology

Dr. Thanachart Numnonda, Executive Director of IMC Institute

Topic: Big data technology to drive digital economy




Session of ASEAN Studies

Assistant Prof. Dr. Rugphong Vongsaroj, Director of ASEAN and Asia Studies Center, NIDA

Topic: Influence of Mainland China on Tourism Industry in ASEAN



Session of Buddhism for Thailand 4.0

Carles G. Lief, President of Naropa University,  Boulder, Colorado, USA.

Topic: To be announced


Conference Co-Organizers


International Co-Organizer