International Conference on Computer and Drone Applications (IConDA) 2017

9th - 11th November 2017

The advancement in computer and drone applications is beyond human imagination, affecting and transforming the society, both structurally and socially. Exploitation of computer and drone technology is crucial to humankind in the futuristic world.  IConDA-2017 provides an exceptional value platform for sharing and networking among scientists, academicians, policy makers and stake holders from government institutions, universities, Non-Government Organizations as well as industry or private sector. Therefore, the theme for this conference is
 
“Ethical Integration of Computer and Drone Technology for Humanity Sustainability”

Organised by


UiTM

Supported by

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Technical Sponsor

IEEE Computer Society Logo  IEEE Logo

 

Keynote Speakers



 

Ben M. CHEN, Professor
National University of Singapore

Professor Ben M. Chen is currently the Director of Control, Intelligent Systems & Robotics Area, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore (NUS), and Head of Control Science Group, NUS Temasek Laboratories. His current research interests are in systems and control, unmanned aerial systems, and financial market modeling.

Dr. Chen is an IEEE Fellow. He has served on the editorial boards of a number of journals including IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Systems & Control Letters, and Automatica. He currently serves as an Editor-in-Chief of Unmanned Systems and a Deputy Editor-in-Chief of Control Theory & Technology.



 

Lian Pin KOH, Professor
University of Adelaide

Professor Koh is the Chair of Applied Ecology and Conservation at the University of Adelaide, and Founding Director of ConservationDrones.org. He is also an Australian Research Council Future Fellow (Level II), a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, and a Conservation International Lui-Walton Research and Innovation Fellow. Professor Koh is also the Director of Unmanned Research Aircraft Facility. He was a speaker at the 2013 TED-Global conference in Edinburgh, where he spoke on the positive use of drones. His TED talk has been viewed over 600,000 times by the global audience.



 

Kueh Hui Urg, Deputy Director (Operation)
Lands and Surveys Department of Sarawak

Lands and Surveys Department of Sarawak was the winner of the Geospatial World Excellence Award for Governance of Land Administration and Land Management during the World Geospatial Forum dinner held at the RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands in year 2012. The award was given to recognise the effort of the department in collaboration with Sarawak Information Systems (SAINS) in land administration and and management through i-SALaM. i-SALaM is a single interface GIS centric land information solution that supports a full range of business processes on land matters. The solution integrates digitised cadastral and map databases for land use planning, land title management, land acquisition and land revenue collection management.


Call for papers


IConDA 2017 is now accepting manuscripts on original works from prospective authors. All papers will be blind-reviewed by at least two independent reviewers and the authors will be notified of the acceptance via email. All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted to IEEE for consideration to be included in IEEExplore. Selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions to be published in SCOPUS indexed journal.

Topics include; but not limited to the following tracks


Drone System

Automation & Robotics; Communication Standards; Embedded & Real-Time Systems; Processor Architectures; Wireless & Mobile Network

Drone Application

Image and Signal Processing; Information Retrieval & Knowledge Management; Remote Sensing & GIS; Surveillance and Reconnaissance; and Other Emerging Drones Applications.

Computer Application

Artificial Intelligence; Bio-Tech & Medical Applications; Computer and Mathematical Modelling, Cyber Security and Strategies; E-Commerce Applications; Data & Information Mining; E-Government & E-Governance; E-Learning; Internet of Things (IoT); Machine Learning; Parallel & Distributed Systems; Smart, Adaptive & Intelligent Systems Technologies; Social Networks; Web & Content Management Applications; Virtual Environments & Games Applications and Emerging Computer Applications.

 

All submission must be made via OpenConf system website.

Submit Paper

Conference Venue


IconDA-2017 will be held at Riverside Majestic Hotel Kuching, Sarawak. The hotel is about 20 mins drive from Kuching International Airport, Malaysia.

"The City of Kuching is the capital and the most populous city in the state of Sarawak in Malaysia. The city is situated by the Sarawak River at the southwest tip of the state of Sarawak on the island of Borneo" (Wikipedia 2017).

Kuching has also won the "Top Destination on the Rise - Asia" from Tripadvisor website.

About Kuching (pdf)

Registration


TYPE(S) OF DELEGATES
REGISTRATION FEES
Local (MYR) International (USD)
Early bird
Regular
Early
Regular
Student IEEE Member
1,000
1,150
300
350
Sudent Non-IEEE
1,150
1,300
350
400
IEEE Member
1,300
1,500
400
500
Non IEEE Member
1,500
1,700
500
550
Non-Presenter
1,000
1,150
300
350

Price listed include lunch, tea breaks, conference kits and welcoming dinner


ADDITIONAL ITEM
FEES
Local (MYR)
International (USD)
Additional Paper
340
100
Cultural Tour
300
80

Let's Get In Touch!


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