About the



“Future Paradigm Of Vape and Tobacco Alternative”


Level 2, MIECC, 43300 Seri Kembangan, Selangor, Malaysia


6 April (8am – 5.30pm) & 7 April (9am – 5.30pm)


International Vape and Tobacco Alternative (IVATA’17) Conference are:

  1. Providing the platform for academicians, vape and tobacco alternative associations, government agencies, nongovernmental organization, and the general public to discuss and exchange ideas on issues relating to vape and tobacco alternatives across the globe.
  2. To establish networking at the national and international levels among delegations attending the conference.
  3. To discuss important issues in the field of vape and tobacco alternative which needed attention from policy makers in re-evaluating the effectiveness in the implementation of  related policies across the world.

Discussion Titles

We are inviting abstracts or research proposals for this exciting international conference on the following topics or related themes:

  1. Laws and Regulations
  2. Conceptual and Technical Designs
  3. Behavioural and Psychological Studies
  4. Wholesale and Retails Studies
  5. Globalisation : Trade and Value Chains

Any other area of discussion relevant to the theme of the conference can also be considered.  Scholarly papers on any aspect of vape and tobacco alternative presented either by individual or panel sessions are welcome.



  • A Chairman will chair each parallel session (Up to 7 Parallel Session).
  • Maximum of three presenters would be presenting in every room during each parallel session.
  • Each presenter would be given 15-20 minutes to present and 10 minutes for Q&A.
  • Conference papers must be written and presented in English.
  • Submission deadline – 17th March 2017
  • Notice of acceptance – 20th March 2017
  • Early Bird Registration : RSVP before 1st March 2017
  • > International: USD 50.00 (Normal: USD 100.00)
    > Local: RM 50.00 (Normal: RM 100.00)
  • *Payment need to be made on the registration day via cash.
    *The organiser does not provide accommodation and transportation.

Participants from the listed public universities (IPTA) in Malaysia is waived from any fee. The universities is as following:

  • Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM)
  • Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)
  • Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM)
  • Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia (UPNM)
  • Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)
  • Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA)
  • Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI)
  • Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT)
  • Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP)
  • Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
  • Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
  • Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
  • Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia (UIA)
  • Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)

For any inquiries, email us at [email protected]

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