Message From The Conference Chair

Current humans,with making a century of history, with the aim of development and improvement which causes fast changes in industry, without considering environmental issues, with destroying the Earth, causea critical situation which attracted the global attention. So,for the first time in 1987 in a report presented by the United Nations Environmental Program, the concept of sustainable developmentcreated and found a special place in environment literature. Unfortunately, in our country, this concept has not been taken into consideration by academic institutions and industries.

In order to propound the concept of the sustainable development and also considering the fast pace of technology transfer process after the sanctions termination, Chemical Engineering Department at Amirkabir University of Technology as a well-regarded technical university in Iran with the main message of “SustainableDevelopment Pioneer in Iran” proudly announceshostingthe second conference of “Green Engineering and Technology for a Sustainable Future” in Jan17 and 18with cooperation of Iran National Petrochemical Company (NPC). We hope that with yourvaluable participation and idea exchange, the foundation of green engineering in chemical engineering, and especially in oil and petrochemical industry,will be created, and environmental goals of the Government of Prudence and Hopein its plans for solving environmental issues in this country will come true and by workingproperly today, a green future will be guaranteed for the next generations.
“We do notinherit the Earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.”