The?International Conference on Advances in Big Data, Computing and Data Communications Systems?(icABCD) is aimed to be an annual conference?for?researchers, academicians and industry persons in the field of Computer Science, Information Systems & Communication Technologies, Engineering and related fields.?icABCD2018?will be organised in?Durban, South Africa?with technical support from the?IEEE South Africa Section?on 6-7 August?2018. We hope that this conference will attract a large number of delegates from all over the world.
This 2-day conference will include invited keynotes and oral presentations. icABCD?2018?will provide a forum?for?researchers from both academia and industry to exchange the latest innovations and research advancements in mobile & data communication systems, big data & soft computing, green IT & energy, computer security and ICT?for?Development. We hope that the conference will consist of many high quality technical sessions. Two half-day workshops on?Cryptography & Cryptocurrencies?and??Introduction to?Machine Learning?will be offered?for?free to conference participants. Workshop participants are expected to bring their laptops.
Authors are invited to contribute original research?papers?which can be submitted electronically via the conference website. The?papers?accepted after the review and presented in the conference will be submitted?for?potential inclusion in the?IEEE Xplore?Digital Library.?All?papers?will be double-blind reviewed by at least two independent reviewers.?? At least one of the authors of each accepted?paper?must register and attend the conference, in order?for?the?paper?to appear in the conference proceedings and?IEEE Xplore.
IMPORTANT DATES?? ??????? ???? ??????????EARLY BIRD
Paper?Submission Deadline:???????????January 31,?2018
Author Notification:?????????????????????????February 28,?2018
Registration?for?Early Bird:??????????????March 15,?2018
Papers?for?both oral and poster presentations should confirm to the?IEEE?format and specifications. All submissions must be in English only. Authors are invited to submit full?paper?(maximum 10 pages, double-column A4) in the pdf format using the?IEEE?template.?However, authors whose?papers?exceed 6 pages will be charged at a rate of $25 per extra pages.?
Authors are requested to anonymise (remove all contact details) their papers before submission.
All?papers?must be submitted through Easy Chair at:?https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icabcd2018
We look forward to welcoming you?for?icABCD?2018?in?Durban, SA. More information about the conference can be found in the?call?for?papers?in the attached document.
Local Organising Chair
Dr Upasana Singh,?Durban, South Africa