International Conference on Frontiers of Computers and Communication Engineering (FCCE2020), January 3-5, 2020 in Singapore aims to bring together academia, researchers and scholars to exchange information and share experiences and research results about all aspects of specialized and interdisciplinary fields. This event provides an opportunity for all to network, share ideas and present their research to a worldwide community. Discussion on the latest innovations, trends and practical concerns and challenges faced in these fields are also encouraged.

FCCE conference is sponsored by International Academy of Computing Technology (IACT) and supported by many universities, organizations and scientific communities throughout the world. With this conference, we encourage the community of multinational researchers to share common experiences and discussions.
 

FCCE welcomes paper submissions on innovative work from researchers in academia, industry and government describing original research work in Frontiers of Computers and Communication Engineering field. After a careful reviewing process, all accepted papers after proper registration and presentation will be published in International Conference Proceedings Series,which will be indexed by Ei Compendex and Scopus.


 

 

Announcement



Due to many requests for an extension of the deadline the Congress organizers have agreed to extend the submission deadline December 04, 2019! You are welcome to submit your abstract or full paper  through submission system.  


31/10/2019

 

GOOD NEWS! Kindly note Early Bird registration deadline has been extended to October 25, 2019!


20/09/2019

Due to many requests for an extension of the deadline the Congress organizers have agreed to extend the deadline for submission. You are welcome to submit your abstract or full paper  through submission system.


01/08/2019

IEEE fellow Prof. B. Sundar Rajan, from Indian Institute of Science, India has graciously agreed to give a keynote address in FCCE2020.


16/07/2019

The preliminary submission deadline is August 20. Send your abstract or full paper submission to FCCE2020 through submission system.


12/07/2019

Experts in the area of Computers and Communication Engineering are welcome to join the conference as reviewer. Send your CV to: fcce@iact.net.  


12/06/2019

Welcome Prof. TANG Loon Ching, National University of Singapore, Singapore to share his keynote address with us in FCCE2020.


23/05/2019

IEEE fellow Prof. Rajkumar Buyya, from University of Melbourne, Australia has graciously agreed to give a keynote talk in FCCE2020.


15/05/2019

International Conference on Frontiers of Computers and Communication Engineering will be held in Singapore during January 3-5, 2020. Please submit an abstract or paper relevant to any of the conference themes or, more broadly, relevant to Frontiers of Computers and Communication Engineering. For details on how to submit, please see Submission Information


22/04/2019

 

 

 

Conference Themes


 

Algorithms and Bioinformatics
Artificial Intelligence
Automated Software Engineering
Bio-informatics
Bioinformatics and Scientific Computing
Biomedical Engineering
Compilers and Interpreters
Computational Intelligence
Computer Animation
Computer Architecture & VLSI
Computer Architecture and Embedded Systems
Computer Architecture and Real time Systems
Computer Based Education
Computer Games
Computer Graphics & Virtual Reality
Computer Graphics and Multimedia
Computer Modeling
Computer Networks
Computer Networks and Data Communication
Computer Security
Computer Simulation
Computer Vision
Computer-aided Design/Manufacturing
Computing Ethics
Computing Practices & Applications
Control Systems
Data Communications
Data Compression
Data Encryption
Data Mining
Database & Information Retrieval
Database and Data Mining
Database Systems
Decision Support System
Dependable, Reliable and Autonomic Computing
Digital Library
Digital Signal and Image Processing
Digital System and Logic Design
Distributed and Parallel Processing
Distributed and parallel systems & algorithms
Distributed Systems
DSP/Image Processing/Pattern Recognition/Multimedia
E-commerce and E-governance
Embedded System and Software
Event Driven Programming
Expert Systems
Game and Software Engineering
Genetic Algorithm

 

Geographical Information Systems/
Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GIS/GNSS)
Grid and Scalable Computing
High Performance Computing
Human Computer Interaction
Image Processing
Image Signal Processing
Information Retrieval
Information Systems
Intelligent Information & Database Systems
Internet and Web Applications
IT policy and business management
Knowledge Data Engineering
Manufacturing Systems
Mobile and ubiquitous computing
Mobile Computing
Modeling and Simulation
Multimedia Applications
Multimedia systems and services
Natural Language Processing
Networking and communications
Neural Networks
Neural Networks & Fuzzy System
Parallel and Distributed Computing
Parallel and Distributed Systems
Pattern Recognition
Performance Evaluation
Power Systems
Programming Languages
Reconfigurable Computing Systems
Risk Management
Robotics and Automation
Security & Cryptography
Security and Information Assurance
Sociocybernetics
Soft Computing
Soft Computing (AI, Neural Networks, Fuzzy Systems, etc.)
Software Engineering
Software Engineering & CASE
System Security
Technology in Education
Technology Management
Theoretical Computer Science
Transportation Systems
Ubiquitous Computing
Web and internet computing
Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing
Wireless Sensor Networks

 

 


Submission Guideline 


Submission Methods


Manuscript: full paper submission is required for publication.

1. Online submission system
Conference Submission System available at:
http://confsys.iconf.org/submission/fcce2020    

2. Send paper to  fcce@iact.net


Abstract: abstract submission is presentation only, not for publication.

1. Online submission system
Conference Submission System available at:

http://confsys.iconf.org/submission/fcce2020 


2. Send abstract to fcce@iact.net


Official Language: English

Template Download  

If any suggestions/comments, please feel free to send email to: fcce@iact.net

Key Dates

Submission Deadline: December 04, 2019
Full Paper and Abstract
Notification Date: December 12, 2019
Paper Acceptance Status
Author Registration Deadline: December 19, 2019
Send the camera ready, payment and registration form
Listener Registration Deadline: before January 3, 2020

Policies 

Papers should be at least  4 pages, including figures, tables, and references. When a paper exceeds 5 pages, extra pages will be chargeable.
Submissions that are identical (or substantially similar) to versions that have been previously published, or accepted for publication, or that have been submitted in parallel to other conferences or journals are not appropriate for FCCE and violate our dual submission policy. 
Multiple submissions with an excessive amount of overlap in their text or technical content are not acceptable. The technical committee reserves the right to immediately reject all submissions which they deem to be excessively similar and by the same authors.

Registration

 

  • Author(Early Bird Rate by Oct.25, 2019)

    • Regular

      Student/TC

      Additional Paper

      Extra Page

      Extra Proceedings

      Social Program

      430USD

      390USD

      350USD

      50USD

      70USD

      100USD

       

  • Author(Rate after Oct.25, 2019)

    • Regular

      Student/TC

      Additional Paper

      Extra Page

      Extra Proceedings

      Social Program

      460USD

      420USD

      350USD

      50USD

      70USD

      100USD

  • Presentation Only/ Listener

    • Presentation Only

      Listener

      --

      --

      Extra Proceedings

      Social Program

      340USD

      300USD

      --

      --

      70USD

      100USD

1. Registration steps and Payment Methods

* For Listener registration, please register online and then send the completed registration form to fcce@iact.net to confirm registration status. 
* For Author or Abstract/Presentation only registration, please register after you received the acceptance letter confirmation. 
* Use the form to register and pay ONLINE with credit card. Or you can pay the fee through wire transfer. Your registration should be confirmed by fcce@iact.net.

2.Notice

* Fees apply ONLY to payments received by the indicated deadlines.
* Conference fee includes: (1) Admission to all scientific sessions; (2) All Conference materials; (3) Certificate of Attendance
(4) Lunches, coffee breaks and Dinner on January 4;
* Conference fee does not include accommodation and transportation.
* In case of non-attendance, the registration fee will not be refunded.

3. Cancellation Policy

* Up to and including 2 December 2019 the registration fee could be refunded with at least 50 USD administration fee. After 2 December 2019 – No refunds on registration fees will be made. * * No shows will not be refunded.
Notification of cancellations should be made by email to fcce@iact.net. If you do not send an email confirming that you wish to cancel your place at the conference you will still be liable to pay the fees. FCCE is not responsible for problems beyond our control such as weather conditions, campus conditions, travel difficulties, visa problems, health issues, etc.

4. Security Precautions:

* For the safety of your and others' personal and property, participants are required to wear name card, and those accompanying must wear the attendance card as well. Please keep the attendance card well. The conference leader onsite has the right to stop those without the attendance card from entering the meeting room.
* Please note that the Organizing Committee will not accept liability for any kind of damage, losses or injuries occurring to persons or personal belongings during the conference. Be sure to organise suitable travel and health insurance.
* Please note that costs for travel, accommodation and insurances are not included in the registration fees.

5. Invitation Letter Request
* Email the conference secretary at fcce@iact.net to request your invitation letter.
* The invitation letter will be issued ONLY after you have registered and full payment has been received.
* This letter confirms that you are intend to attend FCCE2020.

 

Committees


Conference Advisory Chair


Prof. B. Sundar Rajan, IEEE fellow, Indian Institute of Science, India

Conference General Chair

Prof. TANG Loon Ching, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Conference Program Chairs

Prof. Hongzhi Wang, Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Prof. Hongmei Chen, Southwest Jiaotong University, China

Conference Technical Committees

Prof. Junfeng Qu, Clayton State University, USA

Prof. Long Cheng, University College Dublin, Ireland

Prof. Dr. Muneer Masadeh Bani Yassein, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan

Prof. Gihwan Cho, Jeonbuk National University, Korea

Prof. Dr. Cheng-Chi Lee, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan

Prof. Nagendra Prasad Pathak, Indian Institute of Technology, India

Prof. Lalit Mohan Patnaik, National Institute of Advanced Studies, India

Prof. Xiaoge Li, Xian University of Posts and Telecommunications, China

Prof. Ajay Kaul, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Kakryal, India

Prof. Kishore Balasubramanian, Dr.Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology, India

Assoc. Prof. Azah Muda, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, Malaysia

Assoc. Prof. Abderezak Touzene, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Assoc. Prof. Jun Li, University of Science and Technology of China, China

Assoc. Prof. Li Li, Anyang Institute of Technology, China

Assoc. Prof. Bernie Fabito, National University, Philippines

Dr. Janusz Getta, University of Wollongong, Australia

Dr. Utharn Buranasaksee, Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi, Thailand

Dr. Teodoro A. Macaraeg Jr., University of Caloocan City (UCC), Philippines

Dr. E. Prince Edward, Sri Krishna Polytechnic College, India

Dr. Dongsheng Zhao, Beijing Jinghang Research Institute of Computing and Communication, China

Dr. Shigang Li, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

   





 

At a Glance Schedule

 

 DATE  TIME   ITEMS  LOCATION
 Friday, January 3, 2020  10:00AM-17:00PM  Collecting conference materials  Hotel lobby
 Saturday, January 4, 2020  09:00AM-12:00AM  Opening & invited speeches  Meeting Room
 10:00AM-10:30AM  Coffee break & group photo  Foyer
 12:00AM-13:00PM  Lunch time  Restaurant
 13:00PM-15:00PM  Parallel session  Meeting Room
 15:00PM-15:30PM  Coffee break  Lounge
 15:30PM-18:00PM  Parallel session  Meeting Room
 18:00PM-19:00PM  Dinner time  Restaurant
 Sunday, January 5, 2020  09:00AM-16:00PM  Social Program (Optional)  

 

Visa and Letter of Invitation

Invitaion Letter

A Letter of Invitation is a proof that your paper submission and registration application are accepted by the conference committee board. It perhaps could help with your visa application. However, it does not guarantee you a visa. The invitation leter will be issued ONLY after you have registered and full payment has been received. Rejection of visa application cannot be the reason to require fee refund.

Entry Requirements 

All visitors to Singapore must meet the following entry requirements: 

  ● 
Valid travel document (minimum 6 months validity at time of departure)
  ● Onward/return ticket
  ● Entry facilities (including Visas) to next destination
  ● Sufficient funds to stay in Singapore
  ● Visa for entry to Singapore (if applicable) and
  ● Yellow Fever Vaccination (if applicable)

 

Countries Requiring Visa

 

Assessment Level I Countries -HOW TO APPLY

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Georgia, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Document of Identity), India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macao Special Administrative Region (Travel Permit), Moldova, People's Republic of China(PRC), Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.

Assessment Level II Countries -  HOW TO APPLY

Afghanistan, Algeria, Bangladesh, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Libya, Mali, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen, and holders of Palestinian Authority Passport, Temporary Passport issued by the United Arab Emirates and Refugee Travel Document issued by Middle-East countries.

It is highly recommended that foreigners from Assessment Level II Countries should apply for their visas through a Singapore-based trusted partner. 

 

Submission through Immigration & Checkpoints Authority's (ICA) Online Portal

Processing time is one working day for applications via the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority's (ICA) online portal:

SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FOR VISA ELECTRONICALLY (SAVE)

Note: Please have your credit card on hand for making payment online

Foreigners from Assessment Level II Countries are strongly recommended to apply for their visas through trusted partners which will act as a local contact. This will help to ensure smooth processing and delivery of your visa application.

Singapore Mission

Singapore Mission Nearest to You - 

CHECK OUT HERE 


You may approach the Singapore mission nearest to you for information on visa application and submission procedures, list of documents required, application fees payable and to obtain visa application forms.

Contact

Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) 
ICA Building, 10 Kallang Road, Singapore 208718
Email: 
ica_save_helpdesk@ica.gov.sg 
Fax: +65 6298 0843 / 6298 0837

ICA 24-hour Call Centre - Tel: +65 6391 6100
This is a 24-hour automated answering service for information of ICA's services and procedures requirements. You may also speak to their Customer Service Officers during office hours (Monday to Friday: 8.00 am to 5.00 pm and Saturday: 8.00 am to 1.00 pm) for further clarifica
tion.

 

 

 

Keynote Speakers

Prof. B. Sundar Rajan, Fellow of IEEE, Indian Institute of Science, India

B. Sundar Rajan (S’84–M’91–SM’98–F’14) was born in India. He received the B.Sc. degree in mathematics from Madras University, Madras, India, in 1979, the B.Tech. degree in electronics from the Madras Institute of Technology, Madras, in 1982, and the M.Tech. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from IIT Kanpur, Kanpur, in 1984 and 1989, respectively. He was a Faculty Member with the Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Delhi, Delhi, from 1990 to 1997. Since 1998, he has been a Professor with the Department of Electrical Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru. His primary research interests include space-time coding for MIMO channels, distributed space-time coding and cooperative communication, coding for multiple-access and relay channels, and network coding.,Dr. Rajan is a Member of the American Mathematical Society. He was a recipient of the Prof. Rustum Choksi Award by I.I.Sc for excellence in research in Engineering for the year 2009, the IETE Pune Center’s S.V.C Aiya Award for Telecom Education in 2004, the Best Academic Paper Award at the IEEE WCNC 2011, and the J.C. Bose National Fellowship from 2016 to 2020. He served as a Technical Program Co-Chair of the IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW’02), Bangalore, in 2002. He is a Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering, the Indian National Science Academy, the Indian Academy of Sciences, and the National Academy of Sciences, India. He was an Editor of the IEEE Wireless Communications Letters from 2012 to 2015, an Associate Editor of Coding Theory for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory from 2008 to 2011 and from 2013 to 2015, and an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications from 2007 to 2011. (Based on document published on 26 March 2019).
 

 Prof. Rajkumar Buyya, Fellow of IEEE, The University of Melbourne, Australia

Dr. Rajkumar Buyya is a Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor and Director of the Cloud Computing and Distributed Systems (CLOUDS) Laboratory at the University of Melbourne, Australia. He is also serving as the founding CEO of Manjrasoft, a spin-off company of the University, commercializing its innovations in Cloud Computing. He served as a Future Fellow of the Australian Research Council during 2012-2016. He has authored over 625 publications and seven text books including "Mastering Cloud Computing" published by McGraw Hill, China Machine Press, and Morgan Kaufmann for Indian, Chinese and international markets respectively. He also edited several books including "Cloud Computing: Principles and Paradigms" (Wiley Press, USA, Feb 2011). He is one of the highly cited authors in computer science and software engineering worldwide (h-index=118, g-index=255, 72,200+ citations). Microsoft Academic Search Index ranked Dr. Buyya as #1 author in the world (2005-2016) for both field rating and citations evaluations in the area of Distributed and Parallel Computing. "A Scientometric Analysis of Cloud Computing Literature" by German scientists ranked Dr. Buyya as the World's Top-Cited (#1) Author and the World's Most-Productive (#1) Author in Cloud Computing. Dr. Buyya is recognized as a "2016 Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher" by Thomson Reuters, a Fellow of IEEE, and Scopus Researcher of the Year 2017 with Excellence in Innovative Research Award by Elsevier for his outstanding contributions to Cloud computing.

Software technologies for Grid and Cloud computing developed under Dr. Buyya's leadership have gained rapid acceptance and are in use at several academic institutions and commercial enterprises in 40 countries around the world. Dr. Buyya has led the establishment and development of key community activities,
including serving as foundation Chair of the IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing and five IEEE/ACM conferences. These contributions and international research leadership of Dr. Buyya are recognized through the award of "2009 IEEE Medal for Excellence in Scalable Computing" from the IEEE Computer Society TCSC. Manjrasoft's Aneka Cloud technology developed under his leadership has received "2010 Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award". Recently, Dr. Buyya
received "Mahatma Gandhi Award" along with Gold Medals for his outstanding and extraordinary achievements in Information Technology field and services rendered to promote greater friendship and India-International cooperation. He served as the founding Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing. He is currently serving as Co-Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Software: Practice and Experience, which was established over 45 years ago. For further information on Dr.Buyya, please visit his cyberhome: www.buyya.com.

Prof. Tang Loon Ching, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Professor TANG Loon Ching is a Professor at the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) and the Director of Temasek Defence Systems Institute in National University of Singapore (NUS). LC Tang obtained his PhD in the field of operations research from Cornell University in 1992 under the NUS Overseas Scholarship. He has published widely in many leading international journals in the field of IEOM. He was presented the IIE Transactions 2010 Best Application Paper Award and the prestigious Ralph A. Evans/P.K. McElroy Awards for the best paper presented at 2011 Reliability and Maintainability Symposium. The latter award is widely recognized as a hallmark of excellence in the field of reliability and maintenance engineering the first time, and was the first time it went to authors affiliated to an Asian University in its 58-year history. He has been named 2014 IEOM Outstanding Educator by the IEOM Forum. He is an elected Fellow of the International Society of Engineering Asset Management.

LC Tang is the editor of Quality and Reliability Engineering International and has been on the editorial review board of the Journal of Quality Technology, the flagship journal of American Society for Quality, since 2006, among others. He is the main author of the book: Six Sigma: Advanced Tools for Black Belts and Master Black Belts (which won the inaugural Masing Book Prize by International Academy of Quality); and a co-author of Markov-Modulated Processes and Semiregenerative phenomena. He is one of the founding members of Global Ports Research Alliance, IIE Asian Network and the steering committee of Logistics and Maritime Systems Conference Series; and has served as the General Chair of these conference series. Besides being active in the forefront of research in Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, LC Tang has also been engaged as consultant/trainer by many government agencies and MNCs in their enterprise transformation initiatives. To-date, he has trained and mentored more than 60 Master Black Belts and provided training to more than 3000 analysts, engineers and managers, from Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Israel, China, USA, Indonesia, India and the Philippines in the areas of Lean Six Sigma, Design for Six Sigma, Engineering Asset Management, Operations Research and Reliability Engineering.

 

Venue & Hospitality

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Address: 11, Slim Barracks Rise (off North Buona Vista Road), Singapore 138664
Tel : 6513 6888


                             

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Singapore Travel information

 

Weather: It is generally warm and humid in Singapore throughout the year. Its equatorial climate has no distinct seasons and temperature is usually around 30°C/86°F during the day and 23°C/74°F in the evening. Humidity is around 60% in the afternoon but higher in the morning. Weather reports and forecasts can be found through National Environment Agency, but keep in mind that showers are usually sudden and heavy. Lightweight cotton or quick-dry clothing is recommended. A coat or sweater can be useful as some air-conditioned venues (and public transportation!) can be a little cold.

Time Zone:The official time in Singapore is UTC/GMT +8 and there is no daylight time saving. Sunrise and sunset in September are at around 07:00 hrs and 19:00 hrs, respectively.

Power Voltage: Electricity Singapore voltage is 220-240 volts AC. You can use power plugs with three square prongs here. On request, most hotels will provide transformers / adapters to guests.

Safe Drinking Water: You can drink water straight from the tap as the water in Singapore passes World Health Organization standards. Bottled and mineral water are readily available in supermarkets or convenience stores located readily around the island.

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