From November 23rd to 25th 2016, 02 international conferences on IT: Advanced Computing and Applications (ACOMP) and Future Data Security Engineering (FDSE) took place at Can Tho University of Technology (CTUT). In cooperation with Ho Chi Minh University of Technology (HCMUT), CTUT organized the two conferences with success. This is the first time that ACOMP & FDSE conferences takes place in the Mekong Delta area.
CTUT Conference Hall in the morning of opening ceremony
Participating in the conference were scientists, experts, engineers and researchers from different parts of the country as well as other countries. Especially, in this year, the conferences involve the participation of world-renowned experts in the field of IT such as: Prof. Dr. Josef Kueng, Prof. Dr. Pham Cong Duc, Prof. Dr. Kazuhiko Hamamoto, Prof. Dr. Dirk Draheim, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Manuel Clavel. During the time of the conference, over 50 engineers, experts and researchers of IT had various chances of sharing, exchanging their studies and experiences. In addition, this is also a good opportunity for the students to meet and exchange with speakers and experts.
Dr. Dương Thái Công – CTUT Rector – delivered opening speech
Assoc. Dr. Đặng Trần Khánh – Head of IT Faculty – delivered opening speech
Besides, over 50 papers and proceedings presented at the ACOMP & FDSE 2016 conference are published by Springer Verlag (with Lecture Notes in Computer Science) and Conference Publishing Services. In overall, many papers and proceedings are practical and meaningful in the era of information technology boom and high requirement of information security. One significant point of the conference is that the keynote sessions in the mornings focus on the topic of agriculture and environment, which are close and suited to the venue of the conference, Mekong Delta area. Many ideas and studies are applicable to agriculture, green technology and can be adapted to agricultural production in the Mekong Delta area.
Dr. Trương Minh Nhật Quang – CTUT Vice Rector – awarded conference trophy to Prof. Dr. Josef Küng, ACOMP & FDSE steering committee
Being the first international IT conference to take place in the Mekong Delta, ACOMP & FDSE 2016 conferences have contributed to affirm the position and mission of CTUT in regional research and improvement of education quality in the field of technology - engineering.
From Department of International Relations