Overview Of ICFET 2021

The Organizing Committee is pleased to invite your participation at The 7th International Conference on Frontiers of Educational Technologies  (ICFET 2021), which is to be held in Bangkok, Thailand on June 4-7, 2021.

 The knowledge economy has very great demands for high-quality talents, and that enables educating, especially higher education becomes one of the hot questions of the current society. To meet this challenge, the current education method of the world is shifting towards more efficiency and edutainment. The objective of ICFET is to present the latest research and results of scientists (professors, doctoral students, and post-doc scientists) related to Frontiers of Educational Technologies topics. This conference provides opportunities for delegates from different areas to exchange new ideas, applications and experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations, and to find global partners for future collaboration. We hope that the conference results in significant contributions to the knowledge base in these scientific fields.

From 2015-2020, ICFET conferences were successfully held in Shanghai (China), Singapore, London (UK), and Moscow (Russia), Beijing(China), Tokyo,Japan(Virtual Conference). It features invited keynote speeches, peer-reviewed paper presentations, academic visit, and cultural program.
 

Proceedings

The accepted papers after peer-review will be published with International Conference Proceedings ACM(ISBN: 978-1-4503-8972-3), which will be submitted for indexing in Ei Compendex, Scopus, IET etc. major databases.,

 

Proceedings of ICFET2018  archived in the ACM Digital Library, indexed by Ei Compendex and Scopus already.  
Proceedings of ICFET2019  archived in the 
ACM Digital Library, indexed by Ei Compendex and Scopus already.  
Proceedings of ICFET2020  archived in the 
ACM Digital Library, indexed by Ei Compendex and Scopus already.  
The proceedings of ICFET2018 and ICFET2020 has been successfully included in ACM Digital Library, indexed by EI and Scopus around 3-4 months after conference.


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Call for Papers

ICFET has been established over the recent 6 years as an important conference, which offers this communication platform for academicians, scientists, researchers and industry professionals over the world to show their research results and network and exchange ideals. The areas of interest are listed below. But not only limited, other topics related to Frontiers of Educational Technologies will also be considered.

 

Integrating Educational Technologies
Social Media and Social Networking
The Semantic Web 3.0
Podcasting for Broadcasting Video Lectures
Podcasting feedback to students
Wiki and blogs in Higher Education
Mobile, Virtual and Vicarious Learning
Education in the Network Society
Educational Games
Social Media in Education
Home Schooling
Global Education

Enculturation and International Teacher Accreditation
Web-based, Mobile, Virtual Presence and Social Media to Overcome Student Mobility
Blended Learning and Student Assessment at a Distance
Student Mobility and Distance Education
New-Emerging Standards and Benchmarks for Higher Education
Education, Research, Exchange an Capacity Building
21st Century Academic and Industrial Brain Exchange
Academic Salaries, Faculty Contracts, Residence Permits and Legal Issues
Networks for International Higher Education in the Pacific, Australia, Europe, Asian and European countries
Student-Safe Searching
 

Conference Committee

Conference Chairs
Han Dongli, Nihon University, Japan
Anu Gokhale, Illinois State University, USA

Program Chairs
Hiroyuki Kameda, Tokyo University of Technology, Japan
Ben Choi, Louisiana Tech University, USA

Program Co-Chairs
Kensuke Fujinoki,Tokai University, Japan
Anna Bobunova, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Moscow Russia

Publicity Chairs

Arianit Maraj, AAB College and Telecom of Kosovo, Kosovo
Kean Wah Lee, The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus,Malaysia
Kleynhans Carina, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa

 
Technical Committee
Mansoor Ahmed, COMSATS, Pakistan
Raid Al-Aomar, Abu Dhabi University, United Arab Emirates
Inthraporn Aranyanak, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
Mahmoud Mohamed Hassan Awad, Assiut University, Egypt
Sunith Bandaru, University of Skovde, Sweden
Ladjel Bellatreche, National Engineering School for Mechanics and Aerotechnics (ENSMA), France
Jorge Bernardino, Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra, Portugal
Zoran Budimac, University of Novi Sad, Serbia
Sevenpri Candra, Bina Nusantara University, Indonesia
Shaowei Chen, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Anita Dani, Higher Colleges of Technology, United Arab Emirates
Gabriel David, University of Porto,Portugal
R. Dineshkumar, Ktvr Knowledge Park for Engg and Tech, India
Hardik Vijay Gosavi, Sandip Institute of Engineering & Management, India
Petr Hajek, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic
Kevin Huggins, Harrisburg University, United States
Jeffrey Ingosan, University of the Cordilleras, Philippines
Yoshiteru Ishida, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
Min Der Ko, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan
Chooi Yeng Lee, Monash University Malaysia, Malaysia
Chin-Feng Lee, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taiwan
Chammika Mallawaarachchi, University of the Visual and Performing Arts 46, Sri Lanka
Viet Anh Nguyen, VNU – Universiy of Engineering and Technology, Vietnam
Chomtip - Pornpanomchai, Mahidil University, Thailand
Joseph Roberson, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
Ruimin Shen, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Jan Stejskal, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic
Xiaohui Tao, The University of Southern Queensland, Australia
Susumu TARAO, Tokyo National College of Technology, Japan
Cássio Dener Noronha Vinhal, Federal University of Goiás, Brazil
Weican Xiao, Endicott College, USA
Yi Yang, Southern Medical University, China
Ming-Feng Yang, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Hiroki Yoshida, Tokoha University, Japan(ICIET-TC)
Junjie Zhang, Beijing Normal University, China
Zuopeng Zhang, University of North Florida, USA
Tongbo Zhu, Minnan University Of Science And Technology, China

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Tan Ah Hwee,
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Dr. Ah-Hwee Tan is a Professor of Information Systems and the Associate Dean of Research at the School of Information Systems (SIS), Singapore Management University (SMU). Before joining SMU, he was Professor of Computer Science at the School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), where he served senior academic positions, including the Associate Chair (Research) of SCSE from 2017 to 2020, the Head of Division of Software & Information Systems from 2008 to 2014 and the founding Director of Emerging Research Laboratory from 2005 to 2008. Prior to NTU, he was a Senior Member of Research Staff and Research Manager at the A*STAR Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), spearheading the Text Mining and Intelligent Agents research programmes.

Professor Tan received M.Sc and B.Sc (1st Class Honors) in Computer and Information Science from the National University of Singapore and Ph.D. in Cognitive and Neural Systems from Boston University, USA. His current research interests include cognitive and neural systems, brain-inspired intelligent agents, machine learning, knowledge discovery, text mining, and human-centric computing. He has published over 200 technical papers in major international journals and conferences of his fields, as well as more than 10 authored book/edited proceedings. He holds two US patents, five Singapore patents, and has commercialized a suite of document analysis and text mining technologies. Prof. Tan is a Senior Member of IEEE and has served as Associate Editor of IEEE Access, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, and IEEE Transactions on SMC Systems.

 

 
Prof. Anu Gokhale
Illinois State University, USA

Dr. Anu A. Gokhale is a Distinguished Professor and Coordinator of the Computer Systems Technology program at Illinois State University (ISU). She has completed thirty years as faculty and has received several College and University research, teaching and service awards. Gokhale was named Fulbright Distinguished Chair in STEM+C at the University of Pernambuco, Brazil, 2016-17; was a Faculty Fellow in Israel and Fulbright Specialist in Cybersecurity at Gujarat Technological University, India in summer 2017; and a Visiting Professor in College of Business at Shandong University in Jinan, China during spring 2017 where she focused on data analytics and e-commerce. Her achievements encompass extensively cited refereed publications; groundbreaking externally funded research supported by a continuous stream for 20 years of grants from state and federal agencies including the National Science Foundation; and elevation of the ISU student experience through excellence in teaching, mentorship, and the creation of opportunities for students to get involved in research. The current NSF funded project is in Computing Education for the 21st Century. Originally from India, she has a master’s in physics‒electronics from the College of William & Mary, and a doctorate from Iowa State University. Dr. Gokhale authored a second edition of her book Introduction to Telecommunications, which has an international edition in Chinese. She continues to be an invited keynote speaker at various conferences, latest ones include: 2020 International Conference on Information and Computer Technologies, San Jose, USA; 2019 International Conference on Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, Beijing, China; 2018 International Conference on Frontiers of Educational Technologies, Moscow, Russia; 2017 International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Applications, London, UK; 2016 International Conference on Communication and Information Systems, Bangkok, Thailand; and 2015 International Conference on Information Technology, Amman, Jordan. As an active volunteer in IEEE, she has served as R4 Educational Activities Chair, Women in Engineering Coordinator, Chair of International Electro/Information Technology 2010 Conference, and MGA representative to the Educational Activities Board. She was honored with the IEEE Third Millennium Medal and 2019 Region 4 Outstanding Professional Award. She consults for business and industry to increase productivity using data analytics and leveraging e-technologies. She has delivered multiple workshops focusing on inclusion & diversity as well as “STEM for All” public policy.

Announcements

  • November 10, 2020 News Prof. Tan Ah Hwee(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)confirms to deliver a keynote speech.
  • October 20, 2020 News Prof. Anu Gokhale will deliver a keynote speech at ICFET2021.
  • September 8, 2020 News The proceedings of ICFET2020 has been indexed by Scopus.
  • August 20, 2020 News The proceedings of ICFET2020 has been indexed by EI Compendex.
  • July 14, 2020 News The proceedings of ICFET2020 has been included in ACM Digital Library.

Important Dates

Submission Deadline January 15, 2021
You are request to submit your paper before or on this date. The notification will be returned within 20-30 days. The earlier you submit your paper, the earlier result you will get.
Accept / Reject Notification February 15, 2021
This is the final deadline to return the review result. The duration of peer-review for each paper will depends on the paper submission date.
Registration Deadline March 1, 2021
Authors are request to return the registration materials including final papers(doc&pdf), payment proof before or on this date. Any special situation, please inform in advance!
Camera Ready May 30, 2021
Each accepted and registered paper should be double confirmed before its publication.
Audience Registration Deadline June 1, 2021

Submission Guidelines

1. Language
English is the official language of the conference; the paper should be written and presented only in English.

2. Presentation & Publication (Full paper)
Full paper is requested, if you are also considering publishing your paper. Each paper should be with at least 8 pages(one column) or maximum 15 pages.

3. Oral Presentation Only (Abstract)
If you just want to make an oral presentation without paper publication, then you can only submit an abstract.

4. Academic Ethics

Articles submitted to the conference should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical and must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. We firmly believe that ethical conduct is the most essential virtual of any academic. Any act of plagiarism is a totally unacceptable academic misconduct and cannot be tolerated. If plagiarism is found, the following acts of sanction will be taken:

1). Reject the article submitted or delete the article from the final publications.
2). Report the authors violation to his/her supervisor(s) and affiliated institution(s)
3). Report the authors violation to the appropriate overseeing office of academic ethics and research funding agency.
4). Reserve the right to publish the authors name(s), the title of the article, the name(s) of the affiliated institution and the details of misconduct, etc. of the plagiarist”

5. Format

Please follow the instructions of Template when editing your papers.

Template Download (.docx)

One registration covers 10 pages including tables, figures and references, and additional pages(over 10) will be chargeable.


6. Submission Channels


1. Please log in the Electronic Submission System and submit your paper;

2. You can also submit your papers via email icfet-contact@vip.163.com
 

Registration Guidelines

Your registration WILL NOT be confirmed until payment is received. Payment must be made in USD.

Registration Fee

 
Authors (Publication & Presentation)
Authors
(Publication &Presentation Online)
Presenters (No publication)
Presenters
(No publication &Presentation Online)
Listeners (onsite conference)
Listeners (onsite registration)
Listeners Online Participation
Additional Papers
Extra Pages
Extra Proceedings
 

  NOTICE   

● As the virus is still unstable in many countries, ICFET will accept the online/vedio presentation.
● Student rate is given to the author(s) of a paper whose first author/presenter is a student.
● If the length of the paper exceeds 10 pages, the cost of each extra page is 60 US dollars.
● Each paid registration covers only one paper; you can pay Extra Paper Charges (350 US Dollars) for one more paper from the same first author who already has a paid registration.
● At least one author for each accepted final paper must register for publication and presentation.
● Delegates should bear the Service Charge (if any) of the bank in the Sender's Side.
● Onsite Registration is only applicable to listeners.

 

  PAYMENT METHODS 

● Credit Card with VISA / MasterCard / Union Pay/Alipay (without service charge)
● Paypal (30USD extra service charge)
● Bank Transfer (30USD extra service charge)

* The payment details can be found in the online registration form.

* For the authors & presenters, the registration link will be available in the acceptance letter you receive. 

* Listeners can fill in the online registration form here. For preparing materials for all delegates in advance, please send us the filled registration form before May 25 even if you want to make payment onsite.

 

  CANCELLATION POLICY 

Every participant should finish the registration before he can attend the conference. If a registrant is unable to attend an event for any reason, they may substitute, by arrangement with the registrar, someone else of co-authors or from the same institute/organization.

*We understand that things don’t always go as planned. If you request to cancel the registraiton due to your personal resaon, please inform the conference secretary. If you request before March 20, full payment except USD50(handling fee)will be charged. If you requst after March 20, 2021 but before April 20, 2021, 30% of registration fee will be charged. If you requst after April 20, 2021 but before May 20, 2021, 50% of registration fee will be charged. If you request after May 20, 2021, there will be no refund. Much appreciate for your understanding and cooperation.

☞Personal Reason

The ICFET2021 cannot refund or pay any compensation where could not attend the conference is prevented by reason of circumstances which amount to "personal reason". Such as travel difficulties, visa problems, health issues, financial default etc.

☞Force Majeure

The ICFET2021 cannot accept responsibility, refund or pay any compensation where the performance of the conference is prevented or affected by reason of circumstances which amount to "force majeure".

Circumstances amounting to "force majeure" include any event which we could not, even with all due care, foresee or avoid. Such circumstances include the fire, flood, explosion, storm or other weather damage, break-in, criminal damage, riots or civil strife, industrial action, natural or nuclear disaster, fire, adverse weather conditions, war or threat of war, actual or threatened terrorist activity, epidemic and all similar situations beyond our control.

☞Conference Date and Place Statement

The organizer has the right to change the date and place of the conference under the reason of amount to "force majeure" circumstances. The participants of the conference are obliged to cooperate with the organizer's change and refund policy.

 

  STATEMENT  

The participants must wear the conference name tag to enter the conference areas during the entire conference. Individuals not wearing it will be denied entry. Participants are not allowed to bring their associates or families into the conference areas. If you wish to bring someone, please inform the conference person in charge in advance to obtain a special name tag for whatever event like presentations, breaks or meals.

The conference area is public, so participants should take care of their belongings at all times. All losses related to personal property will not be the responsibility of the event organizers and associations.

Event History

   ICFET2020-Virtual Conference | Tokyo, Japan | June 5-8, 2020


Proceedings of ICFET2020 archived in the ACM Digital Library, indexed by Ei Compendex and Scopus.


Due to the severe impact of COVID-19, ICFET as its workshop-ICKEA were held virtually. Even in such a special period, we still got the supports from around 70 authors. The whole conference was chaired by the program chair-Prof. Ben Choi, Louisiana Tech University, USA. The conference chair-Prof. Han Dongli(Nihon University, Japan) delivered the opening remarks. A word of special welcome is given to our keynote and invited speakers who are pleased to make contributions to our conference and share their new research ideas with us. They are Prof. Akira Saito from Nihon University, Japan, Prof. Deze Zeng from China University of Geosciences, China, Prof. Mary Jane Samonte from Mapua University, Philippines, Assoc. Prof. Carina Kleynhans from Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa. Additionally, our special thanks go to all committee members for their excellent work in reviewing the papers and their other academic support efforts.

Conference chair: Prof. Han Dongli,
Nihon University, Japan
Program Chair: Prof. Ben Choi,
Louisiana Tech University, USA
Keynote Speaker: Prof. Akira Saito
Nihon University, Japan
     
Steering chair: Prof. Hiroyuki Kameda,
Tokyo University of Technology, Japan
Invited Speaker: Prof. Deze Zeng
China University of Geosciences, China
Invited Speaker:Assoc. Prof. Carina Kleynhans
Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
     
Invited Speaker: Prof. Mary Jane Samonte
Mapua University, Philippines
   
     

 

Best Presenteres    
 
S1-Modern Information Education Technology and Method
BP: Mary Jane C. Samonte, Mapua University, Philippines
Title: e-Psych: A Psychiatry Support System
  S2-Advanced Information Technology and Application
BP: Hsing-Chung Chen, Asia University, Taiwan
Title: Blockchain Technology Benefit in Tackling Online Shopping Transaction Revocation Issue
     
 
S3-Image Analysis and Information Security
BP: Chin-Feng Lee, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taiwan
Title: An Improved lossless information Hiding in SMVQ Compressed Images
  S4-Learning Model and Teaching Methods
BP: Angelo Paolo A. Misa, Mapua University, Philippines
Title: Kidzaster: A Web-based Learning Management System on Disaster Preparedness for Kids
     
S5-Knowledge Engineering and Teaching Management
BP: Shiyu Liu, Beijing Normal University, China
Title: Computational Intelligence in Science Education
  S6-System Management and Information Processing
Presenter: Prajna Upadhyaya
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Title: Using Entropies for the Analysis of Brain Rhythms
 

ICFET 2019 | Beijing, China | June 1-3, 2019

Proceedings
International Conference Proceedings Series by ACM (ISBN:  978-1-4503-6293-1) has been included into ACM digital library. (Click)

 

ICFET 2019 conference proceedings indexed by EI Compendex

 

ICFET 2019 conference proceedings indexed by Scopus

 

ICFET 2018 | Moscow, Russia | June 25-27, 2018

Proceedings
International Conference Proceedings Series by ACM (ISBN: 978-1-4503-6472-0) is online available now. (Click)

Indexing: Ei Compendex (Click) and Scopus (Click)

ICFET 2017 | London, UK | October 21-23, 2017

Publication
IJIET (ISSN: 2010-3689 ) Vol.8 No.6
IJLT (ISSN: 2377-2905) Vol. 4 No.3

ICFET 2016 | Singapore | September 28-30, 2016

Publication

IJIET (ISSN: 2010-3689 ) Vol. 7 No. 8 
IJLT (ISSN: 2377-2905) Vol. 3 No.4 

ICFET 2015 | Shanghai, China | July 29-30, 2015

Publication
IJLT (ISSN: 2377-2905) Vol. 2 No. 1

Conference Program at a Glance

Please arrange your schedule as below brief program. The full version will be updated at the early of May 2021.

June 4,  2021

10:00-17:00 Registration & Material Collecting

June 5,  2021

09:00-09:10 Openning Remark
09:10-09:50 Keynote Speech I
09:50-10:30 Coffee Break & Group Photo
10:30-11:10 Keynote Speech II
11:10-11:50 Keynote Speech III
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:45 Session I -- Integrating Educational Technologies
Session III --Global Education
14:45-15:00 Coffee Break
15:00-16:30 Session II--Mobile, Virtual and Vicarious Learning
Session IV-- Data Analysis
17:00-19:00 Dinner Banquet

June 6,  2021

09:00-09:30 Invited Speech I
09:30-10:00 Invited Speech II
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-11:00 Invited Speech III
11:00-12:00 Poster Session
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:00-15:00 Session III--Networks for International Higher Education
13:00-15:00 Session IV--Networks for International Higher Education
15:00 closing

June 7,  2021

07:00-18:00 Cultural Program

Conference Venue 会议地点


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Local Information

 

Visa & Tour in Bangkok

Considering the unstable of COVID-19, we suggest you to keep an eye on the visa application information on the official website via below link:
https://www.evisathailand.com/en/


Invitation
Please be kindly noted that the organizing committee is not authorized to assist with the VISA process beyond providing the Invitation Letter. The invitation letter of conference organizing committee cannot guarantee the approval of visa application.

Travel in Bangkok

An increasing of tourists visiting Bangkok each year has proven that Bangkok is always a popular city for tourists.
For major tourist attractions in Bangkok, most of them are Historical sites or religious sites such as temples in Bangkok. There is beautiful architecture, wall painting and also important in History, such as Wat Phra Sri Rattanasamaram (Phra Kaew), Wat Phra Chetuphon Wimon Mangalaram (wat pho), wat arun Ratchawararam, Wat Sra Ket, and Phra Bor Banphot (Golden mountain), Wat Ratchanadda, Wat Traimit, Wat Benchamabophit, Wat Bowonniwet Vihara Suthasan, Wat Thep Wararam etc.
There are also other interesting places such as palaces, museums, parks, as well as various Shopping centres in Bangkok. There are both chilling places like Chatuchak Weekend Market, Sampeng Market, Yaowarat and Phahurat night market or luxury level such as many leading department stores in all areas of Bangkok as well.
You can know more travel information from the official website below:
https://www.tourismthailand.org/Destinations/Provinces/Bangkok/219

Contact Us

The secretary office of ICFET 2021 will deal with the daily organizing work.
All paper review process will be completed by Program Technical Committee. If you have any question, please feel free to contact us

Doris Y. Qiu

icfet-contact@vip.163.com

+86-155-7490-6062
 

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