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Three-day meet on contemporary computing and informatics begins

A three-day international conference on ‘Contemporary Computing and Informatics’ (IEEE – ICCCI-2014) began at the Golden Jubilee Bhavan on the Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering (SJCE) campus here on Thursday.

SJCE is hosting the event, which is co-sponsored by IEEE, Bengaluru.

The conference aims to bring together researchers, academicians, scholars and experts from various backgrounds and application areas in computer science and information science and engineering.

Nadia Magnenat, Director, Institute for Media Innovation School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, inaugurated the conference. Gerd Hoefner, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens Technology and Services, India, was the chief guest and V. Prakash, Director, Research and Development with Innovation, JSSMVP, Mysuru, delivered the keynote address.

JSS Mahavidyapeeta Executive Secretary B.N. Betkerur, SJCE principal Syed Shakeeb-Ur Rahman, JSS Mahavidyapeeta Director (Academics) B.G. Sangameshwara and department heads were present.

The conference showcases cutting-edge technologies and advancements in contemporary research from all areas of computers and informatics.

At least 10 distinguished scientists from India and abroad in the field of computing and informatics are expected to deliver keynote addresses at the conference, according to the organisers.

More than 453 technical papers had been submitted for consideration from nine countries. Out of these papers, 198 papers had been shortlisted for presentation under general category and 52 papers were shortlisted under invited presentation category, a release said here.

Parallel to the conference, two international workshops on ‘Product design sprint workshop’ and ‘leveraging big data analytics for the smarter world’ and two international tutorials on ‘data hiding: optimisation framework, random gain attack and compressed setting’ and “QoS and design challenges in the wireless sensor communication networks’ had been scheduled during the event at the same venue.

All accepted and presented papers will be included into IEEE Xplore Digital Library, the release said.

Software engineering guru Roger S. Pressman, founder and president, R.S. Pressman and Associates, USA; fuzzy logic expert Bernadette Bouchon-Meunier from the National Centre for Scientific Research, UPMC-LIP6, France, and Prof. Magnenat are the honorary chairs of the conference.

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