Scam invitations to non-existent conferences
#279771 by Brooks Mon Dec 28, 2015 1:54 am
3rd Annual International Clean Energy, Climate Change, Health and Environmental Conference (ICCCHE - 2016). Website: http://www.climate4all.org.uk/index.htm

3rd Annual International Clean Energy, Climate Change, Health and Environmental Conference (ICCCHE - 2016) being presented 10 - 15 February, 2016, London. The fake "Conference Secretary" is Prof. Harvey Reynolds of the FAKE Environmental and Clean Energy Experts - email: [email protected] .

This scam promises free conference fees, access grants, and reimbursed airline ticket fees in exchange for paying for a hotel room at a hotel THAT DOES NOT EXIST. Victims pay money and NEVER RECEIVE THE CONFERENCE FEES OR ARLINE TICKET REIMBURSEMENT!!!

This fake conference is "scheduled" to be held 10 - 15 February, 2016. Final Paper Submissions are "due" January 3rd, 2016.

This fake conference is "scheduled" to be held at The NON-EXISTENT York Hotels and Suites in West Central London. Address: York Street, West Central, London, W1U 6QA, UK Website: http://www.yorkhotelsandsuites.co.uk/index.htm

This scam's fake websites ( http://www.climate4all.org.uk/index.htm and http://www.yorkhotelsandsuites.co.uk/index.htm ) are in the process of being suspended.

The fake conference claims the following contact information:
Prof. Harvey Reynolds
Phone: +447024096888
Fax: 07024066225
Email: [email protected]
[email protected]
30 Maddox Street, West Central, London, W1S 2PQ, UK

The fake hotel claims the following contact information:

York Hotels and Suites
Lucy Jacob
Email: [email protected]
York Street, West Central, London, W1U 6QA, UK
Tel: +447031928156


The phone numbers (+44 70...) are redirect numbers which make it appear the person is in the UK, but actually, they can receive the call any place in the world. See this topic for further information: viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16485

The SCAM claims:

"Note: Participants from developing country are not expected to pay for their registration fees, Environmental and Clean Energy Experts - 2016 Conference Board will take care of that. You are only required to book and pay for your accommodation at York Hotels and Suites. Only participants with hotel reservation receipt from York Hotels and Suites will be issued endorsed invitation Letters.

Hotel fees paid at the York Hotels and Suites shall be reimbursed on your arrival at the Conference venue by our Conference Board."
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#279774 by Brooks Mon Dec 28, 2015 2:32 am
FAKE INVITATION LETTER BELOW:

International conference on clean energy, climate change, health and environmental resources management (ICCCHE – 2016)
Next Date
Wednesday, 10 February 2016 10:00 AM
Place
London - London, UK
Email
[email protected]

The 2016 conference is the 3rd in the series of successful annual conferences organized by Environmental and Clean Energy Experts, London. This year’s event will bring together renowned experts from the academia, technology, private and public sectors to exchange ideas and discuss trending issues in the areas of Climate Change, Health, Agriculture, Technology, Science, Renewable Energy, Environmental and Water resources management, Pollution Control, Biodiversity and Food Security.

Proposals or abstract for paper presentation, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits or colloquies are requested from interested persons, organizations and institutions.

Topics beyond the a-fore mentioned key areas must first be discussed with the conference secretary before being prepared.

Free registration, per diem and a limited number of access grant awards are available for participants from developing countries.



Below are dates to note:

Abstract submission ends on 27th December, 2015

Notification of acceptance is on or before: 10th January, 2016

Full paper submission deadline is on: 25th of January, 2016

Conference period: 10th – 15th February, 2016.



For more information about ideas and themes underlying the ICCCHE - 2016, kindly contact:

Dr. Joseph Clinton

Conference Secretary ICCCHE 2016.

Email: [email protected]



30 Maddox Street, West Central, London, W1S 2PQ
#280688 by AlanJones Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:18 am
A mail to [email protected] gets the following reply:

From: Joseph Clinton - [email protected]
Please write to the conference chairman on: [email protected] for more information.


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#280689 by AlanJones Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:19 am
From: Harvey Reynolds - [email protected]
Can I have the names of the delegates that your institution would be sending for the ICCCHE 2016 conference.

Prof. Reynolds.


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#280690 by AlanJones Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:20 am
From: Harvey Reynolds - [email protected]
Tel. Nos.: +447024031656 & +447024066225

I received the full list of delegates from your institution. The following points will help in further, for more inquiries, do not hesitate to email me.

1. Write our visa office for a copy of visa application form, complete this form and return to them as a scanned copy via their email. Filled Visa application form must be accompanied with a copy of the international passport and a passport photograph of all your delegates. They will take care of visa application for smooth processing and quick approval.

2. Your delegates are required to pay for their hotel reservation fee cost immediately after booking and send the payment receipt they will issue you to us for the endorsement of invitation letter by the board. Visit: www.yorkhotelsandsuites.co.uk or Email: [email protected] for more information. Note that invitation letter is very important for visa processing and at such, visa will never be approved without it.

3. You are not required to book any air ticket, we will send you an electronic air ticket to and fro London once your visa is approved. Kindly email our visa office for more information on this: [email protected].

4. All visa application and endorsement of invitation letter will be ending soon, hence I suggest you be fast with the whole process.

5. We have also negotiated a flat rate payment of 650 pounds for your hotel reservation at www.yorkhotelsandsuites.co.uk for all ICCCHE participants irrespective of the number of days chosen (but not more than 10 days). You are to pay for your room quickly before this discount period ends.

6. kindly email our grant award division on: [email protected] for more information on access grant award.

Finally, visa processes might take a little time, hence we suggest you start the processes on time without visa office: [email protected]. You will never be denied visa as long as you have an endorsed invitation letter from renewable energy experts conference board.

Effective dates can be found on our conference website: www.climate4all.org.uk.


Regards,
Prof. Harvey Reynolds,
Conference Chairman, ICCCCHE 2016,
Phone: +447024031656 Fax: 07024066225
30 Maddox Street, West Central, London, W1S 2PQ, UK

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#280691 by AlanJones Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:21 am
From: ICCCHE VISA - [email protected]
Dear prospective participant,

Kindly find attached your visa application form for your official visa application. We are responsible for the processing and submission of your visa application request for swift and timely approval. You are to complete the form and submit a scanned copy to this email for processing. The form should be accompanied with the following documents:

1. Scanned copy of your passport photograph
2. Scanned copy of your international passport
3. Endorsed invitation letter from the conference board.

We will provide you with an electronic air ticket to and fro London once your visa is approved hence, you are not required to book any air ticket. Visa application forms submitted without endorsed invitation letter from the conference board will not be processed. As visa processing time and approval might take time we recommend you provide the completed form on time along side the required documents to enable us start the processing quickly. For more information on endorsed invitation letter, email the conference chairman on: [email protected]

Regards,

ICCCHE VISA TEAM.

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#280692 by AlanJones Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:21 am
From: ICCCHE VISA - [email protected]
Dear participant,

This is to inform you that our office (ICCCHE 2016 Visa Team) will be closing for new application in a short while as the conference dates are fast approaching. This is to give us enough time to process all the submitted applications. A properly fill visa application must be accompanied with the following documents (all scanned copies).

1. Scanned copy of your passport photograph
2. Scanned copy of your international passport
3. Endorsed invitation letter from the conference board.

You are by this email advised to quickly complete the form we issued you and submit alongside the a fore mentioned documents. Visa denial is impossible as long as you have an endorsed invitation letter from the ICCCHE 2016 Conference Board. Have in mind that we will provide you with an electronic air ticket to and fro London once your visa is approved hence, you are not required to book any air ticket.

Awaiting your quick response.

ICCCHE 2016 Visa TEAM.

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#282158 by AlanJones Fri Jan 22, 2016 12:55 am
From: Harvey Reynolds - [email protected]
Other Emails: [email protected] & [email protected]
Tel. No.: +447031928156

This is to inform all ICCCHE 2016 participants that our document verification process for visa processing will be ending this week as we are barely 1 month away from the start of the conference. You are by this notice required to conclude all the processes for your visa processing and requirements to avoid delays and termination of participation slots.

The ICCCHE 2016 visa team requires an endorsed invitation letter from the ICCCHE 2016 conference board (which is issued through my office) to process your visa. Visa applications submitted without this Endorsed invitation letter will not be processed. You are advised to email: [email protected] for more information.

You are required to pay your refundable hotel reservation fee at the official venue of the conference: www.yorkhotelsandsuites.co.uk (email: [email protected] for more information).

If on the other hand, you wish to opt out of this event kindly inform us on time so we can re-assign your conference participation slot.


N/B: If you have already paid for your hotel and your visa is being processed by our visa team, kindly ignore this email.

Prof. Harvey Reynolds
Conference Chairman, ICCCHE 2016.


From yorkhotelsandsuites.co.uk:
For general reservations enquiries please contact Lucy Jacob
Email: [email protected]k
York Street, West Central, London, W1U 6QA, UK
Tel: Phone: +447031928156

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#282969 by AlanJones Fri Jan 29, 2016 12:31 am
From: Harvey Reynolds - [email protected]
To: CONFERENCE BOARD - [email protected]

Dear participant,

This is a final notice as regards your preparation for the ICCCHE 2016. You are required to conclude all requirements for your visa processing as they will be closing soonest. On the other hand, if you do not wish to participate anymore in the forthcoming event let me know by email so we can reallocate your conference participation slot. ICCCHE Visa team will help in your visa processing once they have the required documents from you. Email them for more information. If you have any challenge, kindly inform me.

Prof. Reynolds.

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