Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions

Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions


Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions

University of Colombo

Thursday, 7 September 2017, 09:00


Event Details


We are pleased to announce that the 17th International Conference of Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer2017) will be held from 7th to 8th September 2017 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. ICTer is technically co-sponsored by IEEE Sri Lanka section and is the successor to the seminal International Information Technology Conference (IITC) held in Sri Lanka since 1998. The ICTer conference is a unique opportunity for researcher and practitioners alike to present research and development activities in the Computer Science and Information and Communication Technology domains. The Proceedings of the conference will be published in book form and all presented papers and abstracts will be submitted to IEEE Xplore. Selected papers will be invited for publication in the special issue of the ICTer Journal (journal.icter.org).

The main conference will take place on the 7th and 8th of September 2017. In addition to the presentation of selected papers, the conference will include several keynote addresses by leading personalities of International repute in the domains of Computer Science and ICT. The conference will include several pre and post-conference workshops on the 6th and 9th of September, conducted by top experts in the cutting edge areas of Computer Science and Information and Communication Technology. The ICTer2017 Conference will focus on important problems and potential solutions in the areas of ICT including but not limited to the following:

Natural language processing and text analytics
Cyber physical systems
Big data analytics
Image processing, visualization, modelling and simulation
Autonomic computing
Cloud computing, virtualization and middleware
Cognitive reasoning
Smart cities and environments
Software reliability and large-scale distribution
Parallelisation, HPC and GPU computing
E-Science in social science, health, climate and education
Context aware computing
Cyber security and application security
Internet of Things, Mobile and sensor networks
Swarm intelligence, evolutionary computing and neural networks
ICT for Development
E-Learning
ICT Innovation
All presented papers and abstracts will be submitted to IEEE Xplore.

All inquiries about the submission of the papers should be made to:

E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: +94-11-2581245-7, +94-11-2581248, Fax: 94-11-2587239



University of Colombo

94, Cumaratunga Munidasa Mawatha, 00300 Colombo, Sri Lanka


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