International Conference on Computing & Information Sciences [ICCIS]
Pakistan Air Force - Karachi Institute of Economics & Technology [PAF-KIET] is a degree awarding institute imparting quality education in the field of computing & information sciences, management sciences, engineering and media & arts.
College of Computing and information sciences [CoCIS] at PAF-KIET is working with a clear vision of producing high quality technology entrepreneurs & market leaders for national & International market. To establish a culture of research and innovation, CoCIS has taken two major steps:
• Organizes Organizes a biennial conference, International Conference of Computing and Information Sciences [ICCIS], available at www.iccis.pafkiet.edu.pk.
• Publishes a biannual peer reviewed journal, KIET Journal of Computing & Information Sciences [KJCIS], available at www.kjcis.pafkiet.edu.pk.
ICCIS aims to provide a forum to present new research problems and recent results of the emerging technologies in the field of computing and information sciences. The conference also endeavors to act as a bridge between academia and industry and to encourage fruitful collaboration. It will bring together researchers, faculty members, consultants, industry experts and technologist on one platform.
ICCIS 2016 took place on December 5 & 6, 2016 at PAF-KIET Main Campus. It attracted more than 40+ submissions from industry and academia but only 16 papers were selected for oral presentations. Dr. Anh Nguyen-Duc from Norway and Dr. Mohd Fadzil Bin Hassan from Malaysia were the keynote speakers. The chief guest of event was Chancellor PAFKIET.
ICCIS 2018 was a much bigger event that took place on March 26 & 27, 2018 at PAF-KIET Main Campus. In this event, KJCIS was also launched. The rejection ratio got improved as compared to previous version of the conference as only 14 papers were selected out of 70+ submissions. The chief guest of event was the Minister of Information, Government of Sindh - Mr. Nasir Hussain Shah and Mr. Ovais Habib Khan, COO TPS Pakistan. The foreign keynote speakers were Dr. Mohammad Amin Embi from Malaysia, Dr. Ibrahima Faye from Malaysia and Dr. Tahir Riaz from Denmark. Three eminent Pakistani scholars were also among the keynote speakers including Professor Dr. Syed Irfan Hyder - Dean CBM, Professor Dr. B. S. Chowdhry - Dean MUET and Professor Dr. Hasina Khatoon - Director NU Karachi.
The next iteration of ICCIS is scheduled for 3rd and 4th April 2019.