1. Forum on Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure

Chair: Prof Guowei Ma, The University of Western Australia


  • Advanced Construction Materials
  • Industrialized Construction Method
  • Underground Space Development
  • Big Data based Urban Planning and Design
  • Smart Infrastructure
  • Disaster Prevention and Control
  • Other Related Topics
2. Forum on Medical Science and Public Health

Chair: Prof Jiake Xu, The University of Western Australia


  • Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
  • Genetics and Precision Medicine
  • Diagnostic and Laboratory Medicine
  • Translational Medicine and Drug Discovery
  • Public Health and Preventive Medicine
  • Nutrition and Food Safety
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Other Related Topics
3. Forum on Clean Energy

Chair: Prof Sanping Jiang, Curtin University


  • Batteries and Electric Vehicles
  • Fuel Cells
  • Electrochemical Supercapacitors and Energy Storage
  • Hydrogen Generation, CO2 Utilisation and Renewable Fuels
  • Fundamental Electrochemistry and Advance Materials in Clean Energy
  • Other Related Topics
4. Forum on Agriculture and Food

Chair: Prof Wujun Ma, Murdoch University


  • Crop, Horticulture and Pasture Science
  • Transgenic Plant Research
  • Animal Science and Veterinary Parasitology
  • Omics (genomics, proteomics or metabolomics)
  • Biosecurity and Food Safety
  • Other Related Topics
5. Forum on Policy, Business, and Entrepreneurship

Chair: A/Prof Fang Liu, The University of Western Australia


  • Macro & Micro Economics and Economic Policy
  • Consumers, Markets, Cultures and Decision-making
  • Tourism and Sustainable Development
  • New Product Development and Commercialization
  • Technology, Big data, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Finance, Accounting and Management
  • Other Related Topics
6. Special Forum for Young Professionals

Chair: Dr. Kaiming Bi Curtin University


  • Specially organized for early career academics, researchers and PhD students
    A few WACSA Research Awards will be given to outstanding young professionals