The OAS Summit of Engineering for the Americas

22nd LACCEI International Multi-Conference for Engineering, Education and Technology

Sustainable Engineering for a Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive Future at the Service of Education, Research, and Industry for a Society 5.0.
July 15-19, 2024 (Hybrid) – San Jose, Costa Rica

LACCEI 2024 will be held in in person at Crowne Plaza San Jose and virtually through Agora Meetings Platform.

The LACCEI conference accepts unpublished papers written in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French. All accepted and presented papers are published in the proceedings with ISSN, ISBN. Full papers (FP) undergo double-blind review, and if accepted and presented, are published with DOI, and processed for evaluation by Scopus and other indexes. While Work in Progress (WP) submissions undergo single-blind review, are presented as posters and published in the conference proceedings. Submissions to the Student Paper (SP) competition undergo single-blind review. The top 10 finalists compete in a technical presentation and are published with DOI and submitted for indexation. The winner receives an all expense paid trip and registration to compete in the global competition. 2024 LACCEI Active member Institutions receive registration benefits. Starting this year, LACCEI will internally classify FP into 4 categories: review paper, data research, software paper, and general research.

Technical tracks (two categories):


  • Accreditation, Assessment, Dual Degree, Certificate Programs, and Degree Equivalency of Engineering
  • Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics in Engineering Education 
  • Enhancing Undergraduate Education and Curriculum Improvement
  • Management of Engineering Education
  • Online Laboratories
  • Recruitment and Retention in Engineering
  • Technology for Teaching and Learning, E-Learning, and Distance Education
  • Women and Diversity in Engineering


  • Aerospace and Aeronautical Science
  • Agriculture, Food, and Farming
  • Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Nanotechnology
  • Chemical and Materials 
  • Civil, Infrastructure, and Construction
  • Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, and Software 
  • Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics
  • Electrical and Electronics
  • Energy and Water
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Ethics and Society
  • Globalization and Peace in Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Logistics and Transportation
  • Mechanical and Electromechanical
  • Oceanography and Marine Sciences 
  • Project Management, Service Engineering, Production Engineering, and Product Life Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Sustainable Engineering
  • Technology Management
  • Telecommunications, IoT, and Industry 4.0

Important Dates:

  • October 2, 2023 – Call for Paper (CfP) – Register here
  • October 9, 2023 – Early bird registration open
  • February 2, 2024 – Deadline for Full Papers (FP) and Work in Progress (WP) submissions (Eastern Daylight Time – EDT)
  • March 4, 2024 – Deadline for Student Competition submissions: papers research and poster (Eastern Daylight Time – EDT)
  • April 19, 2024 – Notification of acceptance
  • May 2, 2024 – Submit final version of the accepted paper
  • May 6, 2024 – Only virtual mode: Deadline to submit video
  • May 7, 2024 – Early bird registration closes
  • May 8, 2024 – Standard (full cost) registration open
  • May 29, 2024 – Publication of the Face-to-Face (in person) program
  • May 29, 2024 – Publication of the Virtual program
  • June 30, 2024 – Standard registration closes
  • July 1, 2024 – On Door (plus 10%) registration open
  • July 15-16, 2024 – Pre-Conference LACCEI 2024
  • July 17-19, 2024 – Multi-Conference LACCEI 2024