ACTS-2020, approved by IEEE with Conference Record #49415

IEEE ACTS-2020 is an International Conference with Technical Co-Sponsorship by IEEE Kolkata Section is organized to promote the state of art and cutting edge research in the field of Communication and Signal Processing. IEEE ACTS-2020 is technically supported by IEEE Communications Society SBC-NIT Silchar and financially sponsored by TEQIP-III.... The distinguishing characteristic of IEEE ACTS-2020 is the promotion of advanced research and developments in the promising fields of Communication Technologies and Signal Processing and provide a platform for academia and industry to bridge the gap between academic research, industry initiatives, and governmental policies. The conference aims to foster the theme through keynotes, invited talks, and industry exhibits and oral presentation of research articles in the most relevant areas allied to the theme. The conference will also exhibit Graduate Research Forum to encourage budding young researchers to showcase their innovative research in different domains and to create a valued peer academic research network for future growth. IEEE ACTS-2020 focuses to bring benefits to industry by providing an opportunity to communicate with academic researchers regarding practical problems.

About The Theme

This year the theme is “Connect, Sense and Bridge”. Today’s technological advances in Wireless Communication, Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things or Cyber Physical Systems or Biomedical Signal Processing are generating enormous possibilities to connect numerous devices, networks and systems, Intelligently senses the deliverables and bridge them with the existing physical world.... Technology for future should be based on reaching out to the people, and enable them to use and experience the benefits for a smarter & better society. This would definitely involve innovations in every aspect of engineering such as development of devices, sensing and communication techniques, networking and data processing algorithms, energy utilization, safety and security considerations, efficient biomedical signal processing, accurate diagnosis of diseases& delivery of drugs and so on. Next generation technology will be largely driven by the ubiquitous communication& networking technology encompassing multiple platforms, systems and services; pervasive signal processing algorithms comprising of medical imaging, speech processing for automated systems. In addition to the myriad of topics mentioned in the list below, technical papers are invited which have special focus on enabling technologies for a hyper-connected world. IEEE ACTS 2020 will be held at NIT Silchar, Assam, India. The theme of the conference will foster an environment for deliberating on different research aspects on the said topic.
Authors can submit short (4 pages) and regular (max 6 pages) papers that contain original material which is not currently communicated in other conference or journal, and has not been previously published. Potential research topics include (but not limited to) following thrust areas.
This 3-day event includes several keynote speeches by distinguished speakers from academia, industry and government sectors; panels and forums; technical sessions featuring technical papers extensively reviewed by peers; workshops focusing on the latest trends in various technology; tutorials delivered by experts in respective disciplines; exhibits; an awards luncheon; and a relaxing and entertaining banquet.

About NIT Silchar

With a vision to train and transform young professionals into responsible citizens engaging themselves for the betterment of the society, NIT Silchar has come a long way from being a REC to brand- NITS. The Institute aims to produce skilled and trained industry-ready professionals through imparting quality technical education and acts as the center of excellence for engineering and scientific research. Tremendous hard work, confidence and faith of all the stakeholders and well-wishers of the Institute encourage us to strive towards the zenith of academic excellence....
Being an integral part of the dynamic research community, NIT Silchar focuses on designing engineering and management programs that instil leadership and teamwork, and carries a global appeal. The undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D. programs are regularly revised to comply with global technical developments and market demands.
The research conducive green campus encourages the young minds to develop attributes and knowledge beyond the constraints of traditional classroom teaching and learning. The flexibility in the design of management and engineering education in the institute incubates global trends and helps to meet future demands, ensuring better Institute-Industry partnership both at local and global levels. NITS has been able to create a niche of its own and become the most preferred institute in the eastern region of the country. It stands as a humble spectacle where tradition meets vogue, aspiration meets inspiration and regional excellence defines global benchmarks.
For more details visit www.nits.ac.in

About the Department

The Department of Electronics & communication offers 4 years Undergraduate B. Tech. programme in Electronics & Communication Engineering, two Post Graduate Programs and PhD program in various fields of Electronics and Communication Engineering. Keeping in mind the great potential and demand for new communication technologies, the Department aims at imparting its students with the latest knowledge in the field. To complement this the Department has well stocked laboratories housing various modern equipment to enable the students to keep pace with the fast changing technology.
For more details visit www.nits.ac.in/departments/ece

About IEEE ComSoc

The IEEE Communications Society ( IEEE ComSoc) is a leading global community comprised of a diverse set of professionals with a common interest in advancing all communications and networking technologies. IEEE ComSoc has over 28,000 members in more than 149 countries. For more information, visit www.comsoc.org.
IEEE ComSoc-SBC-NITS is the Student Branch Chapter under IEEE ComSoc Kolkata Section working for providing numerous benefits to the student community. It organizes various events such as Workshop, competition, seminar, invited talks etc. and empower students towards scientific research.

Our Speakers

Prof. Saswat Chakrabarti
IIT Kharagpur
Prof. Preetam Kumar
IIT Patna
Prof. Prabhat K. Upadhyay
IIT Indore
Prof. Ram Bilas Pachori
IIT Indore
Prof. Debarati Sen
IIT Kharagpur
Prof. Marceau Coupechoux
Telecom ParisTech
Paris, France
Prof. Peter Chong
Auckland University of Technology
Auckland, New Zealand