KVIS has been honoured to host the Kamnoetvidya Invitational Science Fair (KVIS-ISF) annually since 2017. This is a place to gather students and instructors who have strong passion in science and technology. Not only will participants share academic knowledge, but they will also exchange their inventions, scientific thoughts, and local traditions without the barriers of national boundaries and races.
Kamnoetvidya Science Academy, Thailand
Tuesday to Friday
29 January to 2 February 2024
On behalf of the 7th KVIS-ISF organizing team, we are pleased to welcome your school and students as participants in the KVIS Invitational Science Fair from 29 January to 2 February 2024, which will be held in Rayong, Thailand.
Each participating school is welcome to nominate one team consisting of the principal, two students, and one teacher. The student nominees must be current students in grade 10 to 12, between the age of 15-18, and each school is invited to present a maximum of one research project. This year at the 7th KVIS-ISF, we will focus on celebrating the 'Pioneers of Tomorrow', showcasing brilliant minds and innovative projects that promise to shape the future of science and technology.
To ensure that the fair will run smoothly, we would like all participants to closely follow the event outline as follows:
The 7th KVIS Invitational Science Fair will be held from 29 January to 2 February 2024.
Kamnoetvidya Science Academy, Wangchan, Rayong, Thailand, and surrounding areas.
The official language for this event is English.
The registration is now open on our website. Please complete the following forms by the date mentioned in the table below.
Submission dates and tentative schedule:
|Confirmation of Participation||22 September 2023|
|Participant Registration||17 November 2023|
|KVIS Student Registration M.6 only||17 November 2023|
|Abstract Submission||17 November 2023|
|Teacher Sharing||01 December 2023|
|Photos of participants and school landscape||15 December 2023|
|Presentation Slides and Research Paper Submission||20 December 2023|
|Scientific Activities, Recreation, and Excursion Please fill out individually||20 December 2023|
|Cultural Performance and Consent Letter||20 December 2023|
|Transportation Detail||20 December 2023|
The research abstract of the student’s project (350 words) must be submitted and follow the below format:
- Title: Calibri, Bold, 14-point
- Authors list: Calibri, Bold, 11-point
- School name, COUNTRY: Calibri 11-point
- Supervisor: Calibri 11-point
- Email: Calibri 11-point, and onlyone corresponding author's email address
- Abstract: Calibri 10-point, text-justify (no more than 350 words)
- Keywords: Calibri 10-point (no more than 6 words)
2. Oral and Poster Presentation
- Material Science
- Environmental Science
- Computer Science
Poster and oral presentation guidelines
2.1 Oral Presentation duration: Each project is allocated 8 minutes for presentation, and 5 minutes for Q & A with the juries and audience. Please be well prepared and strictly follow your allotted time. A moderator may interrupt if the presentation is found to be ill-prepared or goes overtime.
2.2 Presentation Slides: All presenters should submit their slides to the organizer in advance, no later than 20th December 2023. In case of any slide updates before the presentation, presenters can re-upload their slides with the organizer on 30th January 2024 from 7:30 – 8:30 hr.
2.3 Research Paper: The research paper should be submitted accordingly. The format of the research paper is as follows:
- PDF document - 1.5 line spacing - 11-point Calibri font - Maximum 4 pages (inclusive of abstract, appendices, citations, and references)
2.4 Poster Presentation duration: Each project is allocated 4 minutes for presentation, and 3 minutes for Q & A with the juries. Please be well prepared and strictly follow your allotted time. A moderator may interrupt if the presentation is found to be ill-prepared or goes overtime.
2.5 Poster Dimensions: The usable area of poster boards is 850 x 1200 mm (W x L). The maximum recommended size is the standard A0 size (841 x 1189 mm). A minimum size of 500 x 707 mm is recommended to ensure readability by all attendees. The face of the poster board will be covered with a plastic sheet. Sticky tape will be provided for setting up posters.
2.6 Display Table Dimensions: Please inform our team if you require a table to display your product. A table for product displays will be provided with a usable area of 650 x 450 mm (W x L). The size of product display is limited by the table dimensions. The height of any product display should not exceed 300 mm.
2.7 Display Product Regulations: The following display products are not allowed: -
- Live or preserved organisms.
- Taxidermy specimens or parts.
- Human or animal food.
- Human or animal parts, body fluids and secretions (examples: blood, urine, feces, and saliva).
- All hazardous chemicals or dangerous items (examples: poisons, toxins, drugs, compressed gas, radioactive materials, strong acids, aerosols, volatile chemicals, weapons, ammunition, reloaders, and lasers).
- Items that may contain or have been in contact with hazardous chemicals.
- Soil, sand, rock, cement, and waste samples.
- Items with sharp edges or points capable of injuring a person or causing harm by penetration (examples: syringes, needles, pipettes, and knives).
- Flames or flammable materials (including magnified light sources). A Fresnel Lens cannot be used in conjunction with a light source, as it becomes an open flame.
- Wet-cell batteries.
3. Scientific Activities
5. Cultural Fair
6. Teacher Sharing
We would greatly appreciate it if you could consider nominating a teacher from your school to deliver a 10-minute presentation followed by a 5-minute Q&A session. This specific session will focus on the topic of "Teaching Scientific Research To High School Students" We will be in direct contact with the selected teachers via their provided email addresses to discuss further details of the session.
7. Contact Persons
If you have further enquiries, please contact Ms. Phatthamon Saenmuk and Ms. Namfar Boonkor (International Affairs Team) by emailing at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please follow updates at www.kvis.ac.th which will be posted soon.
the 7th KVIS Invitational Science Fair
Arrival, Registration, and Check in
Thai snacks and Dinner
Briefing for the ISF 2024
Preparation for Closing Ceremony
Cultural Performances and Farewell Party
Last Updated: 16 November 2023
Event venue location info and gallery
Kamnoetvidya Science Academy, Thailand
Kamnoetvidya Science Academy as the venue for ISF 2024 Kamnoetvidya Science Academy (KVIS) was founded in 2013 with the vision of being a leading science high school promoting wisdom, research, and technology for the nation’s sustainable development. The name Kamnoetvidya, which means “the genesis of knowledge,” was bestowed on the school by Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. KVIS is financially supported by the Power of Innovation Foundation with an endowment fund provided by the PTT Group of Companies. The school is situated in Wang Chan Valley, PTT Group Research and Education Park, along with Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC); Wang Chan Forest Learning Center; and the Eastern Economic Corridor of Innovation (EECi) project. Learn more.