15th National Convention of Engineers on the theme of “Engineering for Prosperous Federal Nepal” between 21 to 23 March 2018 (2074 Chaitra 7-9) in Kathmandu

Nepal Engineers Association

15th National Convention of Engineers

Call for Papers

Dear Fellow Engineers,

Nepal has now entered into a new era of federal governance system, where local and provincial governments coordinated with the central government have been bestowed with the prime responsibility of planning and execution of various development projects as required. Nepal Engineers Association (NEA), an umbrella professional organization having membership strength of more than 20,000 engineers, belonging to various engineering disciplines is organizing its 15th National Convention on the theme of “Engineering for Prosperous Federal Nepal” between 21 to 23 March 2018 (2074 Chaitra 7-9) in Kathmandu, Nepal.

As there are various issues which need to be discussed for effective and efficient delivery of engineering services to the different level of government in the federalism, the major and critical issues are enumerated as the sub-theme of the convention as follows. Therefore, relevant papers are requested from the engineers in the following major thematic areas but not limited to:


• Climate change and environment                                 • Disaster risk management

• Energy (Hydro-, solar, wind, etc.)                                   • Urban and rural planning

• Mobility                                                                              • Water and wastewater

• Industry and trade                                                           • Technical human resources management

• Research and development                                           • Governance

• Information communication technology                    • Reconstruction

• Irrigation and water resources management             • Public private partnership

• Community management

Guide for Authors:
Please read the guide for Authors uploaded as below (click separately to view):

Instruction for author         

Prescribed format 

Sample paper

Important Dates:
Abstract submission: 10th Falgun 2074 (22-Feb- 2018)           Notification: 15th Falgun 2074 (27-Feb-2018)
Full paper submission: 30th Falgun 2074 (14-Mar-2018)         Presentation submission: 5th Chaitra 2074 (19-Mar-2018)

For further inquiries - please contact:

Convention Secretariat
National Convention of Engineers
info@neanepal.org.np ; Phone no. +977-1-5010251 / 52

Er. Chandika P. Bhatta, PhD                                                                                                     Er. Hare Ram Shrestha
Chairman, Technical Committee                                                                                            President, Nepal Engineers’ Association
chandikabhatta@hotmail.comPhone No. 977-98510-32632                                        hrs@sidef.com.np; Phone No. 977-98510-66908

We look forward to seeing you at 15th National Convention of Engineers.


Er. Chandika P. Bhatta, PhD, Chairman, Technical Committee