ASNEngr 14th Annual Conference 2021


Call for Abstracts

American Society of Nepalese Engineers (ASNEngr) cordially invites abstracts for presentations and proposals for panel discussions for the virtual ASNEngr 14th Annual Conference 2021.

Engineering educators, engineers, students, and scientists from across the world are invited to submit current research work on relevant topics in engineering and technology. The theme of the conference is “Fostering technology development for shared benefits”.

Abstracts are expected to cover broad engineering, scientific and technology-related topics, including but not limited to the following:

  • Leveraging engineering and technology to re-emerge into a better world
  • Infrastructure design and analysis for sustainability and disaster preparedness
  • Artificial Intelligence, cloud technologies, and their impact on society
  • Renewable energy, clean-technology addressing climate, water, and food systems
  • Electromechanical as well as other engineering and scientific topics of interest

Important Dates:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: July  24, 2021
  • Conference Dates: August 14-15, 2021 (virtual)

Guidelines for abstract submission:
Please submit an abstract of about 250 - 500 words through this link by July 24, 2021. To better utilize the space, consider limiting background information and highlight scientific contributions directly. Submitted abstracts will be double-blind peer-reviewed to determine suitability for presentation. Please do not include any personal identifying information in the abstract. The authors will be notified about the outcome of the review by July 31, 2021.


Registration to the conference will be available soon.

Tentative Program Schedule (Eastern Time)

Saturday, August 14, 2021
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM:  Conference Opening and Plenary/Keynote lecture
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Technical Sessions I & II: Technical Presentations/ Panel Discussions
Sunday, August 15, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Technical Sessions III & IV: Technical Presentations /Panel Discussions
12:00 PM: Conference Closure

Conference Proceedings:
All the accepted abstracts will be compiled in the form of a conference proceedings/book of abstracts and will be posted on the ASNEngr website. For reference, please see the proceedings of the previous years’ conferences available on the Annual Conferences and Meeting page.

Should you have any questions or need more information, please contact


ASNEngr 14th Annual Conference Organizing Committee

General Chair: Ananda Paudel, Ph.D.

Technical Chair: Nipesh Pradhananga, Ph.D., P.E.

Technical Co-chair: Shubha Adhikari, A.I.C.P.


Steering Committee (sorted by first name)

Ajaya Dhakal, P.E.

Ananta Baidya, P.E.

Bishal Khadka

Bishnu Phuyal, Ph.D.

Deependra Pokharel

Jiwan Ninglekhu, Ph.D

Kul Mani Acharya

Madan Baral, P.E., P.M.P

Mangal D. Maharjan

Manoj Karkee, Ph.D.

Narayan Pokhrel, P.Eng.

Om Dahal, Ph.D.

Purna Dahal, P.E.

Ramesh B. Malla, Ph.D.

Roshan Prasain, P.E.

Sanjaya Gajurel, Ph.D.

Santosh Dhakal, P.E.

Shyam Sharma, Ph.D., P.E.

Srijana Khatiwada Sharma, M.S. C.S

Surya Thapa, P.E.

Thakur Dhakal, P.E.

Upendra L. Karna, D.Eng., P.E.