BSS-19 20th int’l conference on computer, IT begins Friday




20th int’l conference on computer, IT begins Friday

DHAKA, Dec 20, 2017 (BSS) – The 20th International Conference on Computer
and Information Technology (ICCIT) 2017 will begin at University of Asia
Pacific (UAP) Plaza in the city on Friday (December 22).

UAP Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Department is organizing the
conference to provide the best opportunity for the computer and information
technology professionals, scientists, engineers, educators, researchers and
students from all over the world to exchange their scientific ideas, views
and thoughts with fellow researchers and participants from home and abroad,
said a UAP release here today.

The three-day conference will include a panel discussion on “Digital
Bangladesh – Role of ICT” amongst renowned academicians and personalities
from different sectors from home and abroad. This panel discussion will be
moderated by Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) Vice-
Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Saiful Islam.

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan, MP, is expected to address the closing
ceremony on December 24 with UAP VC Professor Dr Jamilur Reza Choudhury in
the chair.

Since 1998, the ICCIT is the longest running Institute of Electrical and
Electronics Engineers (IEEE) sponsored peer-reviewed conference in Bangladesh
which has been evolved from the National Conference on Computer and
Information Systems (NCClS) held at the University of Dhaka in 1997.

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