Proceedings of the International Week of
Research, Development and Innovation,
SIIDI 2017

This publication presents a profile of our invited speakers, information about the scientific committee and the organizing committee, as well as the abstracts of all contributions presented in the communication sessions. They are organized by thematic areas, including authors and key words. The email of the corresponding author is also included to allow interested people communicate with the research team of each contribution. First version issued, 20/10/2017. Second version issued, 26/10/2017. Last Update, 30/10/2017.


All abstracts will be published in the CIIMCA & CiCTS 2017 Proceedings (ISSN 2382-3305). Selected works will be invited to publish a Conference Paper in a special volume of the IOP Conference Series: Materials and Engineering Science (ISSN 1757-899X), which is a Scopus indexed publication ( see IOP procedure to get access to previous editions). Likewise , the UIS Engineering Journal (Revista UIS Ingenierías-ISSN 2145-8456), which is an indexed publication (Ebsco, Latinindex), will invite some selected works to publish a Scientific Paper in one of its this year issues.

Oral communications
official template

Call for papers

Papers should focus on science and technology of drying, enginering fundamentals, modeling, testing and simulation, renewable energy, thermal science, material science and engineering, automation and agricultural science. For more detail scope on the event, please  follow the link below.

Photo Gallery

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Important dates

Extended deadline: April 30 / 2017 Abstract submission deadline
Extended deadline: May 20 / 2017 Notification of abstract acceptance and modality
June 25 / 2017 Extended paper submission deadline
August 17 / 2017; Final communication of acceptance
September 15 / 2017 Final deadline for registration

Congress Fees

Student COP 400.000.oo Approximately USD 135
Regular attendee COP 900.000.oo Approximately USD 300

Congress fees includes: Admission to scientific sessions and industry symposia, Congress bag with numerous congress documents and souvenirs, Coctails and Cultural Activities, Admission to the industry exhibition, Lunch and refreshments, Certificate of attendance, Certificate of presentation (Oral and poster authors),
Abstracts publication and Editorial Fees for selected-extended papers publication.
Payments must be processed in Colombian Pesos (COP).
Fees for Students refer specifically to Undergraduate Students.