The 6th International Seminar on Science and Technology (ISST 2020)

Call for Papers

We are cordially invited all researchers, academicians, students, practitioners, and observers to join our 6th International Seminar on Science and Technology 2020 (ISST 2020) to submit and disseminate the research paper, best practices, and ideas related to the theme and topic of interest.

ISST is a annual conference managed by Graduate Program Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember. In this year, ISST 2020 will by hosted by Department of Technology Management, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember in a cooperation with Graduate Program of Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember. The main theme is “Fostering innovation projects for business growth”. ISST 2020 will be held alongside with MOTIP 2020 in Surabaya, July 25th, 2020.

ISST 2020 also brings a mission to increase the number of scientific publications from Indonesian researchers in internationally reputable scientific journals and encourage cooperation between Indonesian researchers with renowned researchers who field from universities and research institutions around the world.

All Papers in ISST 2020 after peer review will be published on Proceedings of ISST and Journals published by Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember.


The ISST 2020 will continue to be held as scheduled, 25 July 2020. However the committee will still monitor the current conditions related to the novel of coronavirus including travel restrictions that are currently imposed in many countries including Indonesia to control the spread of the virus.

The committee will continue to monitor the progress of the situation and will inform participants should this affect the events in any way. The safety and well-being of all conference participants is our priority.

As an alternative, the conference will be held virtually by video conference where available to participants who may be affected by travel restrictions at the time of the conference.

Topic of Interest

Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

  • Mechanical Structure and Design
  • Mechatronics, Control System, and Automation.
  • Industrial and Project Management
  • Computational Engineering
  • Design and System Information
  • Mathematical and Nature Science
  • Materials Science and Metallurgy
  • Civil Infrastructure and Construction Engineering
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Catalyst and Reaction Engineering
  • Waste Water Treatment Technology
  • Conventional and Renewable Energy
  • Nano Materials and Nanotechnologies
  • Modelling and Process System Engineering
  • Polymer Engineering and Material Processing
  • Separation and Transport Phenomena
  • Geomatics Science and Technology
  • Food Technology
  • Marine and Coastal Technology
  • Information Systems
  • Etc

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline: June 19th 2020

Abstract Acceptance Notification: June 29th 2020

Payment Registration Deadline: July 20th 2020

Conference Day: July 25th 2020

Final Paper Submission Deadline: July 30th, 2020

Conference Venue

The conference will be held in:

Auditorium 4th floor, ITS Tjokroaminoto Campus, Jalan Cokroaminoto 12A Surabaya 60264

Venue Location/Map

Download Poster

You can download the poster here.

Keynote Speakers

ISST 2020 proudly present the Keynote Speakers who expert in their field.

Prof. Daniel Prajogo

Monash University, Australia

Daniel Prajogo is a Professor in the Department of Management. He earned Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology, Indonesia, and Master’s degree in Quality Management from RMIT University, Australia, where he won Best Graduate Award. He completed his PhD degree in Business Management from Monash University in 2003. His areas of research interest are mainly focused on quality, operations, supply chain, and innovation management, and he has over 100 publications, including journal articles, conference papers, edited research books, book chapters, and industry reports. His research papers have been published in leading journals, including International Journal of Operations and Production Management, International Journal of Production Research, International Journal of Production Economics, Journal of Supply Chain Management, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Omega, European Journal of Operational Research, Technovation, RandD Management, Journal of Small Business Management. His research publications have received over 10,000 citations (Google Scholars). He was listed as one of the top 25 SCM scholars in Asia by one research paper published in International Journal of Production Economics (July 2018).

In his research, he has built collaborations with a number of international academics as well as industry associations in Australia which have funded the research projects, including Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand (JAS-ANZ) and Institute for Safety, Compensation, and Recovery Research (ISCRR).


Associate Prof. Arpan Kumar Kar

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, India

Prof. Arpan Kar is Associate Professor in the Information Systems area at DMS, IIT Delhi, India. His research interests are in the domain of data science and AI/ML applications, digital transformation, internet ecosystems, social media, blockchain and ICT-based public policy. He has authored over 120 articles in Elsevier, IEEE, Springer, ACM, Taylor & Francis, and Emerald and edited/authored 6 research books. His research has been cited over 1600 times. He is on the Editorial Board / Associate / Coordinating / Editor of reputed journals like International Journal of Information Management, Advances in Theory and Practice of Emerging Markets, International Journal of Electronic Government Research, Journal of Operations and Strategic Planning, Information Systems Frontiers, and Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management. Previously, he has worked for IIM Rohtak, IBM Research, and Cognizant Consulting. He has also generated over 15 Crores rupees through research, advocacy and training projects from national and international MNCs and governments. Over the years, he has received numerous awards and recognitions for his contributions in research from several organizations including the Association of Indian Management Schools, International Federation for Information Processing, Elsevier, Tata Consultancy Services, Project Management Institute, IIT Delhi, Birla Institute of Management & Technology and IIM Rohtak.

TOPIC: “Evolution of Data Science in the Era of Digital Transformation”


Advisory Board

  • Rector: Prof. Dr. Ir. Mochamad Ashari, M.Eng.
  • Vice Rector of Academic and Students Affairs: Prof. Dr. Ir. Adi Soeprijanto, M.T.
  • Director of Postgraduate and Academic Development: Dr.rer.pol. Heri Kuswanto, S.Si., M.Si.
  • Dean of Faculty of Creative Design and Digital Business: Imam Baihaqi, S.T., M.Sc., Ph.D.
  • Dean of Faculty of Science and Data Analytics: Prof. Hamzah Fansuri, S.Si., M.Si., Ph.D.
  • Dean of Faculty of Industrial Technology and System Engineering: Dr. Wawan Aries Widodo, S.T., M.T.
  • Dean of Faculty of Intelligent Electrical and Informatics Technology: Dr. I Ketut Eddy Purnama, ST., MT.
  • Dean of Faculty of Civil, Planning, and Geo Engineering: Dr. Ir. Murni Rachmawati, MT.
  • Dean of Faculty of Marine Technology: Dr. Eng. Trika Pitana, S.T., M.Sc

Organizing Committee

General Chair: A.A.B. Dinariyana Dwi Putranta
Program Chairs:

  • Nyoman Pujawan
  • Jerry Dwi Trijoyo Purnomo
  • Reny Nadlifatin

Arrangement Chairs:

  • Gita Widi Bhawika
  • Gogor Arif Handiwibowo
  • Lissa Rosdiana Noer
  • Tatang Akhmad Taufik

Technical Program Committee

  • Head of Architecture Postgraduate Department: Dr. Ir. Asri Dinapradipta, M.B.Env
  • Head of Industrial System and Engineering Postgraduate Department: Prof. Iwan Vanany, S.T., M.T., Ph.D
  • Head of Chemistry Postgraduate Department: Prof. Dr. Didik Prasetyoko, S.Si., M.Si
  • Head of Information Systems Postgraduate Department: Tony Dwi Susanto, S.T., M.T., Ph.D
  • Head of Mathematics Postgraduate Department: Dr. Dieky Adzkiya, S.Si., M.Si
  • Head of Engineering Physics Postgraduate Department: Dr. Ridho Hantoro, S.T., M.T
  • Head of Chemical Engineering Postgraduate Department: Prof. Dr. Ir. Arief Widjaja, M.Eng
  • Head of Mechanical Engineering Postgraduate Department: Dr. Harus Laksana Guntur, S.T., M.Eng
  • Head of Geomatics Postgraduate Department: Ira Mutiara Anjasmara, S.T., M.Phil., Ph.D
  • Head of Civil Engineering Postgraduate Department: Ir. I Putu Artama Wiguna, MT., Ph.D
  • Head of Material and Metallurgy Department: Mas Irfan Purbawanto Hidayat, S.T., M.Sc., Ph.D
  • Head of Statistics Postgraduate Department: Dr. rer.pol. Dedy Dwi Prastyo, S.Si., M.Si
  • Head of Physics Postgraduate Department: Drs. Agus Purwanto, M.SC., D.Sc.,
  • Head of Marine Engineering Postgraduate Department: Raja Oloan Saut Gurning, S.T., M.Sc., Ph.D
  • Head of Biology Postgraduate Department: Dr. Awik Puji Dyah Nurhayati, S.Si., M.Si
  • Head of Ocean Engineering Postgraduate Department: Suntoyo, S.T., M.Eng., Ph.D
  • Head of Environmental Engineering Postgraduate Department: Dr. Ir. Agus Slamet, M.Sc
  • Head of Electrical Engineering Postgraduate Department: Ronny Mardiyanto, S.T., M.T., Ph.D
  • Head of Informatics Postgraduate Department: Dr. Ahmad Saikhu, S.Si., MT


To participate in this event, you can submit only the abstract first, then you will be eligible to give presentation after abstract has been accepted. Full paper must be submitted after that abstract is accepted.

Abstract Submission

Please go to our conference management system to submit your abstract.

Note that an abstract should contain between 200 – 300 words, outlining the background, methodology, and the results of your research. Include up to six keywords and topic area in your submission.

Full Paper Submission

All manuscripts must be original and should have not been previously accepted in another conference or be under review at another conference. They must be original and unpublished. Manuscripts must be prepared using Microsoft Word. Please refer to the Author Guidelines for preparing the manuscript.

All manuscripts must be written in English. The normal length of a paper for proceedings is 6-10 pages including tables, charts and references. All manuscripts will be blind reviewed by the members of the conference committee to ensure that an adequate standard is maintained.

Registration Fee

The registration fee is flat: IDR 1,250,000.00 per paper/per presenter/per participant.

Registration Deadline

Please complete the payment registration before July 20th, 2020.

Registration Procedures

After your abstract is accepted by our reviewer, you can directly make a payment by transfer to our virtual account (VA).

Bank: Bank Mandiri
Name: PT ITS Tekno Sains
VA Number: 8861710100620005

Kindly submit your payment receipt to this form.

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline: June 19th 2020

Abstract Acceptance Notification: June 29th 2020

Payment Registration Deadline: July 20th 2020

Conference Day: July 25th 2020

Full Paper Submission Deadline: July 30th 2020

Conference Agenda

The conference will be held online on July 25th, 2020 via Zoom platform. Kindly check your presentation schedule by looking for your paper ID (from Easy Chair) on the room in parallel session. The link of the zoom meeting for the webinar and each parallel room can be accessed here.

The Program and Book of Abstract can be downloaded here.

Virtual Background can be downloaded here.


Terms and Conditions

  1. To obtain certificate of presenter, you must attend the whole session, from opening session, giving presentation, until closing ceremony.
  2. You must attend to the webinar 15 minutes before the opening session will be started.
  3. Rename your zoom account with format: ISST_ID number (3 digits)_Name, example: ISST_007_Gita Widi or ISST_025_Reny Nadlifatin.
  4. Our staff will check your name anytime during conference for certificate elligibility.
  5. Dress code: formal or batik (no t-shirt).
  6. Presenter should be use the virtual background (can be downloaded here).
  7. Presentation duration for each presenter: max 15 minutes (include question and answer).
  8. Presentation slide and speech must be delivered in English.
  9. Question and answer must be delivered in English.
  10. Presentation using laptop/computer is preferable.
  11. You should looking for comfortable and quite place to avoid any disturbance for the whole session.
  12. Before the conference, make sure that your connection, audio, video, and any other technical function in your zoom application running properly.


The conference will be held in:

Auditorium 4th floor, ITS Cokroaminoto Campus, Jalan Cokroaminoto 12A Surabaya 60264


About Surabaya

Arrival Guidance Surabaya

“Surabaya is Indonesia in a nutshell. The city was founded almost eight centuries ago, Indonesia’s second largest city has seen empires come and go. In recent decades, Surabaya has grown into a cosmopolitan seaport and conurbation where 21st century hotels, apartment towers, and shopping malls stand next to historic mosques and palaces.”

Many things that you can “do, see, and visit” in Surabaya, i.e culinary places, museums, parks, historical places, harbours, markets, etc. More information about Surabaya, you can download Surabaya guidance here.


Conveniently located in the heart of Surabaya and its Central Business District, ITS Cokroaminoto Campus are easy to access. There are many ways to get in here.

From Juanda International Airport to venue, you can hire car or taxi, the tariff about IDR 120,000 and takes about 30 minutes if no traffic jam. Online taxi is prohibited in Airport, Train Station, and Bus Terminal.


Since located in the center of Surabaya, there are many hotels around the venue. The following hotel is our recommendation. You can explore here.


Recommended Hotels (Just 100 meters from the venue)

Hotel Santika Pandegiling Surabaya (***)

Jl. Pandegiling No. 45, Surabaya, East Java

+62 31 5667707


Other accommodation options near the venue

Hotel Bumi Surabaya (*****)
Jl. Jend. Basuki Rahmat No. 106 – 128, Surabaya, East Java

+62 31 5311234


Mercure Hotel Surabaya (****)

Jl. Raya Darmo No.68, Surabaya, East Java

+62 31 5623000

Call for Sponsors

We are happy to invite you as a sponsor for our upcoming ISST 2020. This event will be held in Surabaya, July 25th, 2020 with participants including researchers, scientists, academics, educators, graduate students, professionals from the private and public sectors.

Please take a few moments to read our proposal. If you require further information about sponsoring, please contact our committee here.

To secure your place at the seminar, simply choose the sponsorship option that best suits you and complete the application form and send it to us here.

Contact Us

For further information, please contact:

Department of Technology Management

Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember
Jalan Cokroaminoto 12A, Surabaya 60264 – INDONESIA

Phone/fax: +62-31-5613922 / +62-31-5666172

WhatsApp: +6281330896644


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