2019 Research in Sustainable Environments (RiSE) Conference

Research in Sustainable Environments (RiSE) - 4th Postgraduate Research Conference 


Friday 6th September 2019 | 09:30 – 16:30

Centre for Executive Education, Glasgow Caledonian University


The School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment would like to invite you to the 2019 RiSE conference. We would encourage you to attend this growingly popular conference to hear from early career researchers on the latest research on the built environment, engineering, and computing at GCU and beyond. This is a free conference for researchers to showcase their research in a friendly learning environment, with a chance to network with researchers over refreshments.


Presentations will be made on the following themes:

Engineering Built Environment Computing
Renewable Energy Generation Environmental & Risk Management Sensors Networks and Technology
Power Distribution and Storage  Sustainable Urban Environments Big Data
Civil & Mechanical Engineering Climate Justice Cyber Security
Industry 4.0 Water Science and Engineering Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Industrial Processes and Manufacturing    


Event Programme

Times Events
09:30-10:00 Registration, Tea & Coffee
10:00-10:30 Welcome and Introduction
10:30-12:00 1st Session: Energy Generation & Power Distribution and Storage, Environmental & Risk Management, Senor Networks and Technology
12:00- 13:00 Lunch and Networking
13:00-14:30 2nd Session – Civil & Mechanical Engineering, Sustainable Urban Environments & Climate Justice, Big Data & Cyber Security
14:30-14:45 Tea & Coffee Break
14:45-16:15 3rd Session – Industry 4i & Industrial Processes and Manufacturing, Water Science and Engineering, AI and Machine Learning
16:15-16:30 Closing Remarks


Keynote Speakers

Keynote speakers will be announced shortly.


Dates for your diary

Registration Opens: 1st May 2019

Abstract Deadline: 3rd June 2019

Peer Review Decision: 3rd July 2019


How to register

Participants: The conference is open to participants who are registered PhD students - you do not need to attend GCU - and in their third year of study or beyond. Please see the Participant Requirement section below for information on how to apply.

Attendance: The conference is open to all academic staff and students and external personnel who are interested in learning more about the GCU Research community. 


Please register to attend by visiting: https://tinyurl.com/4thRiSEConference


Or Scan the QR Code

 4th Rise Conference


Participant Requirements

To register, please click on the 'RiSE Outline Paper submission Form' link below to download the form to your computer for completion. All submissions are to be emailed to rise@gcu.ac.ukwith Subject Entitled the Theme interested  "Built Environment: Rise 2019 submission''


RiSE Outline Paper Submission Form


For more information

Please download the flyer below for further information


 RiSE conference 2019 flyer