Call for Papers

A Four day; first International Conference on Information and Communication Technology Trends (ICICTT) will be held on 2nd September 2013 at Karachi, Pakistan. The main purpose of ICICTT is to provide very benign and magnificent platform by bringing together, nationwide and worldwide array of young & experienced researchers, Technologists, Industrialists, students and practitioners, to share and adjoin their ideas to leverage developments in respective and across the realm. The conference tend towards the latest trends in information and communication technology and has three primary tracks; Artificial Intelligence, Computer Networks and Information systems. You are invited to submit the papers into following tracks or other related topics of computer science.


CONFERENCE TRACKS

The three primary tracks are further extended into sub-topics, but not limited to the following non-exhaustive list of topics:

  1. Artificial Intelligence
    • Natural Language Processing

    • Image Processing

    • Machine Learning

    • Automated Reasoning

    • Speech & Word Recognition

    • Expert Systems

    • Game Artificial Intelligence

    • Knowledge Representation and Management

    • Data & Text Mining

    • Fuzzy Systems

    • Neural Networks

    • Robotics

    • Virtual Reality

    • Computational Intelligence

    • Ontology and metadata

    • Healthcare

    • Intelligent Databases

    • Bio-computing

    • Character Recognition

    • Computational Biology

    • Entertainment

    • Computer Vision

    • Human Recognition (static and dynamic)

    • Ambiance technology

    • Games

    • Genetic and Evolutionary Techniques

    • Defence and Military

    • Nature inspired computing

    • Surveillance

    • Content- and context-adaptive coding techniques

    • Joint codec optimization w/ context information

    • Parallel-friendly coding algorithms

    • Perceptual coding and quality assessment

    • Non-traditional coding techniques

    • Representation and analysis of visual signals

    • Representation, analysis and coding of 3D scenes

    • Multi-view video processing and coding

    • 3D video and free viewpoint TV

    • 2D to 3D video conversion

    • Graphics representations and content creation

    • Video streaming and networking systems

    • Internet video and QoS issues

    • Video on demand and live video services

    • Wireless and broadband videos

    • Secure and robust video transmissions

    • Mobile visual search

    • Futuristic human-machine interfaces

    • Multimodal recognition for mixed reality

    • Natural image to 2D/3D virtual translation

    • Display design for mixed reality

    • Virtually real and mixed reality applications

    • Biomedical imaging

    • Concurrent algorithm/architecture optimization,

    • Embedded software on DSP, ASIP, VLIW, multi-core CPU, GPU, etc,

    • Architecture based design on VLSI, FPGA, reconfigurable architectures, SoC, etc.

    • Cloud Multimedia Systems, Applications and Services

    • Infrastructure for media storage/distribution & computing

    • Performance metrics for multimedia processing in clouds

    • Large-scale multimedia content processing and analysis

    • Complex semantic multimedia computing in clouds,

    • Mobile applications and services over clouds

    • Agent technology

    • Cognitive engineering

    • Data mining for learning

    • Distributed systems

    • Instructional planning

    • Intelligent systems architecture and ontology-aware systems

    • Interaction design and novel interfaces

    • Intelligent pedagogical agents and learning companions

    • Knowledge modeling and representation

    • Semantic Web services and Service-Oriented Architecture

    • Semantic Web technology

    • Tutoring strategies

    • Web intelligence

    • Learning analytics

    • Linked open data for learning

  2. Computer Networks
    • ​​Network Security
    • Network Resilience
    • Topology & Simulators
    • Cloud Computing
    • Optical Networks
    • Distributed Networks
    • Application, Transport and Routing Protocol Design
    • Mobile Computing
    • Ad-hoc Networks
    • Network Management
    • Network Coding
    • Wireless Communication
    • Network virtualization
    • Network Modeling and Performance Analysis Network
    • Cellular Networks
    • Telecommunication Networks
    • Data & Information Security
    • Address and location management
    • Autonomic networks
    • Broadband access and technologies
    • Capacity Planning
    • Cognitive radio networks
    • Context-aware computing
    • Cross-layer optimization
    • Delay/disruption-tolerant networks
    • Detection and prevention of anomalies and attacks
    • Digital TV
    • Distributed algorithms and applications
    • Distributed multimedia systems
    • Distributed operating systems
    • Distributed real-time systems
    • Future Internet
    • Green Networking
    • Grid computing
    • Infrastructured wireless networks
    • Network management and operation
    • Middleware
    • Mobile networks
    • Mobility
    • Network architecture
    • Network measurement and monitoring
    • Network analysis and project
    • Network simulation and emulation
    • Networks and protocols for RFID
    • Networks and services characterization
    • Online social networks
    • P2P networks and systems
    • Performance, scalability, and reliability
    • Protocols
    • Quality of Experience (QoE)
    • Quality of Service (QoS)
    • Real-time distributed systems
    • Resilience and fault tolerance
    • Routing, switching and addressing
    • Security in networks and distributed systems
    • Self-organizing networks
    • Sensor networks
    • Service-oriented computing
    • Software defined networks
    • Specification, validation, and verification
    • Tools and software environments for distributed systems
    • Traffic engineering and control
    • Ubiquitous computing
    • Vehicular networks
    • Virtualization
    • Web services
  3. Information Systems
    • e-commerce & e-business
    • Knowledge and Data Engineering
    • The Management of IT benefits, costs and risks
    • Decision Support Systems
    • Active and Dynamic Systems
    • Information System Evaluation Research Methods
    • Software Engineering Trends
    • Bio-informatics
    • Engineering Areas (such as CAD, CAM, Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Space Technology, etc.)
    • Finance
    • Marketing
    • HRM
    • Temporal and Spatio-Temporal databases
    • Multi-Media Systems
    • New Organisational Forms
    • Dilution of Organisational Boundaries
    • The centrality of IS and IT in Organisational Processes
    • IS Management
    • Information Management
    • Knowledge Management
    • IS and SMEs
    • Innovation and IS
    • Innovation and Knowledge Management
    • IS and Change Management
    • IS and Organization Development
    • Enterprise Application Integration
    • Enterprise Resource Planning
    • Business Process Change
    • Iterative and Incremental Methodologies
    • Agile Methodologies and Trends
    • IS Design and Development as a Component-Based Process
    • IS Design and Development as Social Negotiation Process
    • IS Design and Development as a Global and Distributed Process
    • Outsourcing in IS
    • Outsourcing Risks, Barriers and Opportunities
    • IS Project Management
    • IS Quality Management and Assurance
    • IS Standards and Compliance Issues
    • Risk Management in IS
    • Risk Management in IS Design and Development
    • The role of information in the information society
    • Myths, taboos and misconceptions in IS
    • Practitioner and Research Relationship, Projects and Links
    • Validity, Usefulness and Applicability of IS Academic Research
    • Industrial Research versus Academic Research Issues
    • Industry Innovation and Leadership and Academic Laggards
    • IS consultancy as a profession
    • Organizational IS Roles
    • Communities of practice and Knowledge Sharing
    • Core Theories, Conceptualizations and Paradigms in IS Research
    • Ontological Assumptions in IS Research
    • IS Research Constraints, Limitations and Opportunities
    • IS vs Computer Science Research
    • IS vs Business Studies
    • Positivist, Interpretivist and Critical Approaches to IS Research
    • Quantitative vs. Qualitative Methods
    • Deductive vs Inductive Approaches
    • Multi-method Approaches and Triangulations in IS Research
    • Design Research and the Sciences of the Artificial in IS
    • Multidisciplinary Views and Multi Methodological Approaches
    • New and alternative approaches to IS research
    • Examples of experimental research designs in IS
    • Fads, Fashions and Fetishes in IS Curricula
    • Pedagogic practice in Teaching IS
    • E-Learning in IS
    • Instructional Design for IS
    • National Cultures and Approaches to Pedagogy
    • Multiculturality and Diversity Issues in IS Learning and Teaching 

All related sub topics are also acceptable