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8thInternational Conference on
Computing & Informatics
"Digital Transformation and Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Cities & Communities"
09-11 March 2021 | Virtual Conference



8thInternational Conference on
Computing & Informatics
"Digital Transformation and Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Cities & Communities"
09-11 March 2021 | Virtual Conference


8thInt. Conference on
Computing & Informatics
"Digital Transformation and Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Cities & Communities"
09-11 March 2021 | Virtual Conference
Organized by: School of Computing, CAS UUM

PUBLICATIONS OPPORTUNITY

All accepted papers will be published in journals (SCOPUS indexed or refereed).

Highlights

Indexing
Call for paper (poster)
Fees & Registration
How to submit?

Organized by

School of Computing, CAS UUM

Supporting Partner

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About ICOCI

Following the success of the previous conferences since 2006, the School of Computing, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) is pleased to announce the 8th International Conference on Computing and Informatics 2021 (ICOCI2021) which will be held again in 2021. Hence, ICOCI2021 welcomes participants/authors from all organizations, & professional societies from various countries around the world to join/contribute complete, original and unpublished research papers related to the significant advances in computing and informatics.

UUMAs a management university, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) has initiated the platform in organizing a conference of this nature. Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), is the sixth Malaysian public university which was set up to specialise solely in management education. Internationally accredited by AACSB, AMBA, ABEST21, AUN-QA, SETARA'13, Power Brand 2015.

History of ICOCI

ICOCI has been a successful platform for knowledge sharing for almost 15 years. Thank you for your participation and support.

2006

1st ICOCI2006 - Computing and Informatics
6-8 June 2006, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2009

2nd ICOCI2009 - Imaginative, Creative, and Innovative Ideas in the Digital World"
24-25 June 2009, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2011

3rd ICOCI2011 - Computing for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
8-9 June 2011, Bandung, Indonesia

2013

4th ICOCI2013 - Computing towards Developing Smart Communities
28-30 August 2013, Kuching Sarawak, Malaysia

2015

5th ICOCI2015 - Computer Science for Improving the Quality of Life
11-13 August 2015, Istanbul, Turkey

2017

6th ICOCI2017 - Embracing Eco-Friendly Computing
25-27 April 2017, KLIA Sepang, Malaysia

2019

7th ICOCI2019 - Tailoring Computer Technologies for Digital Humanities
27-29 March 2019, Bangkok, Thailand

2021

8th ICOCI2021 - Digital Transformation and Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Cities & Communities
9-11 March 2021, Virtual Conference

ICOCI 2021 Committee

PATRON
Vice Cancellor, Universiti Utara Malaysia

ADVISOR
Prof. Dr. Huda Ibrahim

CONFERENCE CHAIR
Prof. Dr. Ku Ruhana Ku Mahamud

VICE-CHAIR
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norliza Katuk

TREASURER
Aniza Mohamed Din

SECRETARY/SECRETARIAT
Dr. Alawiyah Ab. Wahab
Nur Azzah Abu Bakar

FINANCE & SPONSORSHIP
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mazni Omar
Dr. Azizi Abas

PROMOTION & PUBLICITY
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Syamsul Bahrin Zaibon
Dr. Azizi Abas

LOGISTIC, TECHNICAL & ACCOMMODATION
Suwannit Chareen Chit Sop Chit
Zhamri Che Ani

PAPER WORK & PUBLICATION
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nur Haryani Zakaria
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Husniza Husni
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norliza Katuk

Call for Paper

Digital Transformation and Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Cities and Communities

ICOCI2021 welcomes participants/authors from all organizations & professional societies around the world to join/contribute complete, original and unpublished research papers related to the significant advances in computing & informatics.

Topics of interest

Important Dates

Full Paper
Submission
 
: 15th Sept 2020
Notification of
Acceptance
 
: 15th Nov 2020
Camera Ready
 
: 15th Dec 2020
Registration &
Payment Deadline
 
: 30th Jan 2021
Conference Date
 
: 9-11 March 2021
     

Submission

Click for Guideline
For enquiry (icoci@uum.edu.my)

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Submission

Format for paper submission

Paper should be written in English within 6 pages using the paper format stated below. Each additional page will be charged MYR100/USD25 per page (maximum additional 2 pages). All submissions are subjected to a double blind review process. The double blind review is a normal standard practice applies in many conferences. The main reason is to conceal the identity of the authors to the reviewers in order to avoid any bias judgement during the reviewing process.

The followings are several guidelines for preparing a double blind paper:

Submissions containing any of these information will be returned for modification or they will be edited by the reviewer committee by removing the author identification. Once you have received the acceptance notification from the reviewer committee, you can always add the above information in your paper.

How to submit

Authors must submit their papers through ONLINE system:

Paper Template

Use these template to prepare your article.

Once you have recieve the notification of acceptance, use this template to prepare your Camera Ready article.

Registration

Fees

Type Fees Rate
Presenter RM 1300 (per paper)
Participant/Listener RM 100

Authors must make the payment by 30th January 2021 or your article will not be published in the journals.

How to pay

Important: Please forward a scanned copy of the bank slip/telegraphic transfer receipt to ICOCI 2021 Secretariat (icoci@uum.edu.my and cc to anizamd@uum.edu.my) or by fax to +604 9285067 for us to verify the transaction. Please kindly write down the participant's name, date and time of the transfer and country & city of origin.

Upon receiving the registration form and full payment, the Secretariat will send a letter of confirmation.

Local presenters/participants

Payment must be made in Malaysian Ringgit (MYR).

Banker's cheques
All cheques must be made out to "Universiti Utara Malaysia".

Bank Transfer
Transfer should be made to the following account:

  • Account No: 0209 301000 0010
  • Bank Name: Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (UUM Branch)
  • Name (Account Holder): Universiti Utara Malaysia

Online Payment

  • Go to http://e-com.uum.edu.my
  • Follow the instruction given. Credit cards (only Mastercard or Visa) are accepted.
  • The amount of payment is in Malaysian Ringgit (MYR).
  • Please select the option "OTHER PAYMENTS- specify details in description".
  • Please indicate the description "ICOCI 2021 (and your paper ID)".

Local Order
If you are using a local order, please provide us:

  • Name of the officer in-charge
  • Full address of the officer in-charge
  • A Guarantee Letter (GL) from the department

International presenters/participants

Payment must be made in US Dollars.

Telegraphic Transfer

  • Account No: 0209 301000 0010
  • Bank Name: Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (UUM Branch)
  • Name (Account Holder): Universiti Utara Malaysia
  • SWIFT Code: BIMBMYKL

Online Payment

  • Go to http://e-com.uum.edu.my
  • Follow the instruction given. Credit cards (only Mastercard or Visa) are accepted.
  • The amount of payment is in Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) and must be equivalent to the total fee in USD.
  • Please select the option "OTHER PAYMENTS- specify details in description".
  • Please indicate the description "ICOCI 2021 (and your paper ID)".

Form

Registration Form

Payment Method

Local
International

Submit Evident

+604 928 5067
icoci@uum.edu.my

Programme

Tentative Conference Schedule (Virtual)

9 March 2021 (Tuesday - Conference Day 1)
09:00 – 09:15 Welcoming speech
09:15 – 10:15 Keynote address 1
10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 11:30 Keynote address 2
11:30 – 12:30 Parallel Session A
(4 sessions x 3 papers) = 12 presentations
  Session 1:
Session 2:
Session 3:
Session 4:

20 minutes presentation + Q&A

12:30 – 14:30 Break
14:30 – 16:30 Parallel sessions B
(4 sessions x 6 papers) = 24 presentations
Session 1:
Session 2:
Session 3:
Session 4:

20 minutes presentation + Q&A

 
10 March 2021 (Wednesday - Conference Day 2)
09:15 – 10:15 Keynote address 3
10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 12:30 Parallel sessions C
(4 sessions x 6 papers) = 24 presentations
Session 1:
Session 2:
Session 3:
Session 4:

20 minutes presentation + Q&A

12:30 – 14:30 Break
14:30 – 15:30 Keynote address 4: Professor Dr El-Sayed M. El-Alfy
King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia
"Demystifying the Role of Machine and Deep Learning in Cybersecurity"
15:30 – 16:30 Parallel sessions D
(4 sessions x 3 papers) = 12 presentations
  Session 1:
Session 2:
Session 3:
Session 4:

20 minutes presentation + Q&A

 
11 March 2021  (Thursday - Conference Day 3)
09:15 – 12:00 Parallel sessions E
(4 sessions x 7) = 28 presentations
Session 1:
Session 2:
Session 3:
Session 4:

20 minutes presentation + Q&A

Keynote Speaker 4

UUMProfessor Dr El-Sayed M. El-Alfy is a professor at College of Computer Sciences and Engineering King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM). He holds Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, M.Sc. in Computer Science, M.Sc. in Intelligent Systems, B.Sc. in Computer and Control Engineering (Excllent with Honor). He has been actively involved in several funded research projects and published widely in areas related to intelligent systems, pattern recognition and machine learning, data mining, computer networking and optimization, and multimedia information security. He has co-founded and coordinated the Intelligent Systems Research Group (ISRG) at KFUPM. He has been published numerously in his field of expertise with 160+ refereed journal and conference papers, patents, book chapters and book volumes. He also chaired the ABET/CAC Accreditation Committee in the Computer Science Department at KFUPM (2008-2012). Prof. El-Alfy received several awards, certificates and recognitions among them King Abdullah Award for the Translation of Computer Networking textbook in 2012, Distinction Award for Excellence in Teaching from KFUPM in 2011, Outstanding Undergraduate Student (1986-1991), listed in Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering, listed in the 26th Edition of Marquis Who's Who in the World, 2009, listed in the 2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century, IBC, Cambridge, UK, 2009/2010.


 

Keynote Speaker 5

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Publication

Journal Publication

ALL ACCEPTED papers will be published in any of the following journals (SCOPUS indexed or refereed):

Journal of Information and Communication Technology (JICT) ISSN: 1675-414X EISSN: 2180-3862 (SCOPUS, EBSCOhost, Malaysian Citation Index (MyCite) and DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals))
Baghdad Science Journal (ISSN Print: 2078-8665, ISSN Online: 2411-7986)

Previous Publications


ICOCI 2006
ISBN 978-142-44021-9-9

ICOCI 2009
ISBN 978-983-44150-2-0

ICOCI 2011
ISBN 978-983-2078-49-4

ICOCI 2013
ISSN 2289-3784, ISBN 978-983-2078-78-4, E-ISBN 978-983-2078-79-1

ICOCI 2015
ISSN 2289-3784, ISBN 978-967-0910-01-7, E-ISBN 978-967-0910-02-4

ICOCI 2017
E-ISSN 2289-7402, E-ISBN 978-967-0910-33-8

ICOCI 2019
Journal of Information Communication & Technology (JICT) – (ISSN Print: 1675-414X, ISSN Online: 2180-3862)

ICOCI 2019
Journal of University of Babylon Pure & Applied Sciences (JUBPAS) - (ISSN Print: 1992-0652, ISSN Online: 2312-8132)

ICOCI 2019
Baghdad Science Journal - (ISSN Print: 2078-8665, ISSN Online: 2411-7986)

ICOCI 2019
International Journal of Advanced Computer Research (IJACR) - (ISSN Print: 2249-7277, ISSN Online: 2277-7970)

 

Indexing

Our previous publications have been indexed in the following databases:

Scopus
Web of Science (WOS)
CiteSeerX
Google Scholar
UUM Repository