The 2nd International Conference “Resilience by Technology and Design” (RTD 2024): Fostering Sustainability


Dates: 15-18/07/2024

Join us at the heart of innovation for the Resilience by Technology and Design (RTD) 2024 Conference, proudly presented by the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City’s College of Technology and Design (CTD) in collaboration with local and international partners around the world. This year’s focus, “Fostering Sustainability”, is more than just a theme – it’s a commitment to a future where technology, design, and sustainability intersect to create a world we all want to live in.

Conference Objectives for 2024

The 2024 iteration of the Resilience by Technology and Design (RTD) international conference, hosted by the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City’s College of Technology and Design collaborating with local and international partners around the world, which is centered around the pivotal theme of “Fostering Sustainability” This international symposium is committed to examining and promoting the integration of sustainable practices within the diverse spheres of technology and design.

RTD theme for 2024 delves into the critical role of cutting-edge technologies, innovative design methodologies, and comprehensive data analytics in crafting solutions that align with the principles of environmental responsibility, economic viability, and social equity toward sustainability in city, regional and society. It is very special for this RTD 2024, a meaningful sub-theme calling for the above solutions and global partnerships for the goal of “For a more sustainable Mekong Delta” to adapt to storms, sea level rise, salination, unprecedented flooding and landslides. RTD 2024 is poised to act as a melting pot of interdisciplinary research, congregating thought leaders, academics, and practitioners. The objective is to collaboratively navigate the multifaceted challenges of global sustainability through the lens of technological and design innovations.

Conference Topics and Subtopics for RTD 2024 – Fostering Sustainability

Sub-Theme: “For a More Sustainable Mekong Delta”

Venue 1 (UEH – Campus B): JULY 15 & 16, 2024

  • The main themes include, but are not limited to:
  • Big Data, AI, ML, DL, and Cloud Computing in Sustainable Activities;
  • Robotics and Autonomous Systems Enhancing Sustainability;
  • IoT Communication and Interaction Technology Can Power A Greener Future;
  • Green Innovation and FinTech for a More Sustainable Planet;
  • Sustainable Smart Cities;
  • SDGs – Technology-Driven Solutions: Cross-Disciplinary Approaches to Achieving the SDGs.

Venue 2 (UEH – Vinh Long Campus): JULY 17, 2024

  • Sub-Theme: “For a More Sustainable Mekong Delta”
  • This sub-theme of RTD 2024 aims to propose innovative ideas and solutions to address unique problems for a more sustainable Mekong Delta’s dynamid future through scientific engagement and collaboration. Not limited through above topics of the main theme, some specific subtopics are highlight: 
  • Digital Transformation in Sustainable Agriculture (e.g., boosting crop productivity and resource efficiency via IoT, AI, and data analysis…);
  • Blockchain and Sustainable Supply Chains;
  • E-Learning for Sustainable Education.

Mekong Field trip (optional): JULY 18, 2024

Why attend RTD 2024?

  • Publication opportunities: Accepted papers presented at RTD 2024 will have a chance to be included in the conference proceedings published by of Atlantis Press – now part of Springer Nature. Authors who presented papers at RTD 2024 can choose to submit their papers to sponsor journals of the conference under a fast-track peer-review process, including Australasian Marketing Journal (Scopus Q1, ESCI, ABDC-A) and Journal of Asian Business and Economics Studies – JABES (Scopus Q1, ESCI, ABDC-B).
  • Expert Insights: Gain perspectives from esteemed keynote speakers leading the charge in sustainability.
  • Dynamic Panels: Engage in thought-provoking discussions that marry innovative concepts with actionable green solutions.
  • Valuable Connections: Reconnect with old friends, and make new ones; network with peers and leaders united by a passion for sustainability, 
  • Multicultural experience: Visit a field trip in the Mekong Delta.


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Embrace the challenge at RTD 2024 as we collaboratively forge a sustainable tomorrow!

“Empowering Innovation, Embracing Sustainability, Enriching Communities – The Essence of RTD 2024.”