13th ASNEngr Annual (Web) Conference – Dec 12th and 13th

Announcement for the Conference

American Society of Nepalese Engineers (ASNEngr) cordially invites you to participate in the

2020 ASNEngr Conference

 (13th ASNEngr Annual Conference)

Conference Theme:

Creating resiliency and sustainability via Engineering & Technology Advancements

Date: December 12th to13th, 2020. 

LocationFacebook Live (https://www.facebook.com/ASNEngr)

and Zoom Live Streaming (Link will be provided to PDH applicant)

Conference Program at a Glance (PDF Link): Please find the link to the PDF file for the summarized conference program at a glance.

PROGRAM DETAIL: Please click this link to the PDF file for the detailed information about the conference

Abstracts Extended Due DateNov 15, 2020 ( Closed)

Registration (FREE)Register hereDue Date: Dec 12, 2020 9 AM EDT (Extended)

Donation/Sponsorship for the program: Donate here

Registration & Professional Development Hour (PDH): Please fill out the registration form and consider making some contribution. Also, if you are interested in getting Professional Development Hour (PDH), please let us know by indicating that in the registration form. If you opt-in for PDH, you will be asked to fill out a check-in form at the beginning of the conference. You will receive more information through email. The deadline to register and opt-in for PDH is Dec 10, 2020.


Sponsorship Categories, Rate and Respective Perks (PDF Link): Please find the link to the PDF file for detailed information about sponsorship categories, rate, and respective perks for sponsoring the conference.

Overall Program Schedule At-A-Glance
(Subject to change)

Saturday, December 12, 2020 (all times in Eastern Time)

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Conference Opening
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Guest Speakers and Awards
9:30 AM - 9:40 AM  Break
9:40 AM - 11:40 AM Keynote/Plenary Session/Invited Speakers
11:40 AM - 11:50 AM Break
11:50 AM - 12:50 PM Technical Session I: Aftermath of the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake
12:50 PM - 1:00 PM  Break
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Technical Session II: Innovations in Electronics, Robotics and AI
2:00 PM - 2:10 PM  Break
2:10 PM - 2:40 PM Technical Session III: Advances in Construction Methods and Technologies

Sunday, December 13, 2020

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Technical Session IV: Infrastructure Management and Society
10:00 AM - 10:10 AM  Break
10:10 AM - 11:10 AM Technical Session V: Novel Building Material and Design
11:10 AM - 11:20 AM  Break
11:20 AM - 12:20 PM Technical Session V: Water, Water Resources, and the Environment
12:20 PM - 12:30  Break
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Entrepreneurship Panel
1:30 PM - 1:40 PM  Break
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Conference Closure - Awards and Closing Remarks

Guests and Invited Speakers: Please find the list of guests and invited speakers for the conference below:

  • Chief Guest: Dr. Arjun Karki Nepali Ambassador to the United States of America, Washington, D.C.
  • Guest Speakers: Sanyukta Shrestha, President, Society of Nepalese Engineers in UK (SONE UK), London, UK.
  • Keynote Speakers:
    • Prof. Dr. Shashidhar Ram Joshi, Dean, Institute of Engineering, TU, Pulchowk, Lalitpur, Nepal
    • Dr. Mahabir Pun, Chair, National Innovation Center (NIC), Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Nepal
  • Invited Speakers:
    • Binod Tiwari, Ph.D., Associate Vice President of Research and Sponsored Projects, Professor of Civil Engineering, California State University, Fullerton
    • Sushil Adhikari, Ph.D., P.E., Alumni Professor, Director, Center for Bioenergy and Bioproducts, Auburn University
    • Surya N. Shrestha, Executive Director, National Society for Earthquake Technology - Nepal (NSET), Karyabinayak-2, Bhaisepati, Lalitpur, Nepal.
    • Mandira Singh Shrestha, PhD, PE, Program Coordinator: Climate Services, Mountain Environment Regional Information System (MENRIS) International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development

Any question regarding 13th Annual conference, please reach out to conference2020@asnengr.org