Welcome to ICETVESS 2017

Welcome to our website of International Conference on Engineering Technology, Vocational Education and Social Science 2017 (ICETVESS2017). The conference will be held on 29th – 30th August 2017 in University Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI)Perak, Malaysia. The theme of this conference is about “The Emerging Trends of TVET and Social Sciences in Asia Pacific Countries” organized by UPSI and Universitas Negeri Semarang(UNNES). Both the Universities are formed to be teacher training institutes. UPSI is well known as the first teacher training institute in Malaysia and as for UNNES is among the four well known teacher training institute in Indonesia.

The aim of the conference is to develop the industry and government sectors (both locally and internationally) to tackle the issue of personalization seriously from a market-led approach to a social-led approach. Keynote speakers and plenary speakers will include some of the world’s leading thinkers in the engineering, TVET and social sciences, as well as numerous papers presentations. All are encouraged to register and attend this significant and timely Conference.

Participants are also welcome to submit a presentation proposal either for a 20-minute oral presentation or poster presentation. Parallel sessions are loosely grouped into streams reflecting different perspectives or disciplines. Each stream also has its own talking circle. All participants are invited for our Cultural Show and Gala Dinner upon opening ceremony of ICETVESS 2017.

If you would like to know more about this Conference, bookmark the ICETVESS2017 site and return for further information. The site is regularly updated.

Publication Opportunities

All accepted abstracts (for those who register for the conference) will be published in the refereed conference proceedings with ISSN (ISSNXXX-XXX) or ISBN (ISBNXXX-XXX-XX-XXXX-X) will be published in the forms of hardcopy, CD and electronically after the conference. The selected best paper will be published in refereed journal (MCRJ, IJSCM, JESTEC, JAVET, Sains Humanika and more). The advantage of these journals is they accepted in the bilingual paper.


  • Malaysian Construction Research Journal (MCRJ)
  1. Scopus index and cover the science and engineering field.
  2. Website: http://www.cream.my/main/index.php/publication/about-malaysian-contruction-research-journal


  • Malaysian Journal Learning and Instruction (MJLI) (*The paper accepted in English and Bahasa Melayu)
  1. Scopus index and cover the teaching and learning field.
  2. Website: http://www.mjli.uum.edu.my/


  • International Journal of Supply Chain Management (IJSCM)
  1. Scopus index, Google Scholar index and cover the science and engineering field.
  2. Website: http://ojs.excelingtech.co.uk/index.php/IJSCM  


  • Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (JESTEC)
  1. Scopus index and cover the science and engineering field.
  2. Website: http://jestec.taylors.edu.my  


  • Sains Humanika (*The paper accepted in English and Bahasa Melayu)
  1. Google Scholar index and cover the social science field.
  2. Website: http://www.sainshumanika.utm.my/index.php/sainshumanika


  • Journal of Asian Vocational Education and Training (JAVET)
  1. Google Scholar index and cover the TVET field.
  2. Website: http://www.javet.net


  • Jurnal Penyelidikan Dedikasi (*The paper accepted in English and Bahasa Melayu)
  1. Cover the education field.


  • Skills Malaysia Journal (*The paper accepted in English and Bahasa Melayu)
  1. Google Scholar index and cover the engineering and TVET field.


Target Participants

  1. Policymakers
  2. Academicians
  3. Administrators
  4. Teachers
  5. Students
  6. TVET Practitioners
  7. Engineers
  8. Industry Personnel
  9. Journalists


Important Dates

  1. Fullpaper Acceptance Notification: 31 July 2017
  2. Early Bird Registration: 1 June 2017
  3. Final Registration Deadline: 31 July 2017
  4. Dateline Full Paper (Camera-ready): 31 July 2017


Brochure ICETVESS 2017 (Out)

Brochure ICETVESS 2017 (In)



Convention Hall
E-learning Building
Sultan Idris Education University
35900 Tanjong Malim


GPS Coordinates: 3.685961, 101.524603