Topic 1: Advanced materials and Nanotechnology: Micropores/mesopores materials, zeolites, new functional materials, composites, biomaterials, magnetic and optics materials, glasses and ceramics. Nanostructured thin films, Doped nanomaterials, Modification and characterisation of nanomaterials, Nanocomposites, Inorganic and biomedical of Nanomaterials. Topic 2: Materials Chemistry and Building Materials: Materials Chemistry, Polymer materials and processing, Structural chemistry of materials, Green Building Materials and Technologies, Advances in Cement based materials, Sustainable Resources and Materials Use, Material Quality and Control, Local and Recycled Materials, Smart & Sustainable Materials, Concrete Technology, Geo-polymer composite materials. Topic 3: Waste Management, Recycling and Environment: Advanced waste treatment technologies, Best practices of efficient waste, Energy and resource recovery, Renewable Energy from Waste, Hazardous and medical waste treatment, Innovative recycling methods and technologies, Environmental aspects of waste treatment technologies, Recycling/resource recovery, Resource efficiency, Waste policy development and waste prevention. Topic 4: Materials Processing Technology: Materials Forming, Processing Technology for Functional Materials, Advanced Composite and Hybrid Processes, Modeling and Simulation of Manufacturing Processes, Design of Equipments and Tools, Evolution of Material Properties, Function Test and Evaluation Technology, Manufacturing and Processing.