Where is the conference going to be held?

KAUST Research Conference: “Carbon Capture and Utilization-Challenges and Opportunities”  will take place at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), in the Auditorium between buildings 2 & 3. 

Presenting at the conference is by invitation only, except for a limited number of Ph.D. students whose poster session applications are accepted.

The detailed information about the conference program will be updated on this website. Stay tuned!



How can I register for the conference?
You can register through the link provided in the registration page.
Due to Saudi visa requirements, we can accept out-of-Kingdom attendees only in highly exceptional cases. In-Kingdom participants are welcome to register at the conference.


Poster Competition

I'm in KAUST. How do I join the student poster competition?
Deadline for internal submissions is on May 11, 2022. This is open to all KAUST students with research relevant to the conference. Please submit your completed abstract as a pdf file to
The poster session will be held on Monday, May 16th at the University Library. Please follow these important dates for the poster session:

Monday, May 16:

4:00 - 6:00 PM: Poster setup at the University Library.

7:00 - 9:00 PM: Poster session and judges viewing.



Is there any business center around the conference venue?
Yes, KAUST Library is open 24 hours and offers workstations and a quiet space for work and study. Wi-Fi is also accessible everywhere on the KAUST campus. 

Smart casual attire is required at the conference. Women do not have to wear abaya but should be dressed in modest clothing.