Welcome to the Nexus Summit: Sustainability in a Changing World (NEXSUM2024)! This international conference is jointly organized by Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT) and Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS). Our aim is to bring together experts, scholars, researchers, policymakers, industry professionals, and students from around the world to navigate the nexus of carbon neutrality, environment, energy, food security, sustainability, and climate change.

The world faces complex and interconnected challenges that require a holistic approach to sustainable development. The nexus approach recognizes the interdependencies and synergies among the various sectors, including environment, energy, food security, sustainability, and climate change. By understanding and addressing these interlinkages, we can create effective strategies and solutions for a sustainable future.

NEXSUM2024 will serve as a platform for knowledge sharing, collaboration, and innovation. The conference will feature a diverse range of keynote speeches, plenary sessions, panel discussions, and paper presentations, providing participants with opportunities to exchange ideas, present their research findings, and engage in meaningful discussions.

Key Conference Themes:

  1. Nexus thinking and integrated approaches to sustainability
  2. Sustainable energy systems and technologies
  3. Biodiversity conservation and ecosystem services
  4. Climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies
  5. Sustainable agriculture and food security
  6. Water resources management and conservation
  7. Circular economy and waste management
  8. Carbon research and neutrality
  9. Sustainable tourism and coastal development
  10. Policy frameworks for sustainability

We invite researchers, practitioners, policymakers, and students to contribute to the conference through research papers, case studies, best practices, and policy recommendations. NEXSUM2024 will provide a platform to foster interdisciplinary collaborations and promote the exchange of knowledge and ideas to address the pressing sustainability challenges we face.

Join us at NEXSUM2024 and be part of the global dialogue on sustainability in a changing world. Together, we can forge a path toward a more sustainable and resilient future for all.