IEEE 12th International Conference CICN 2020
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Keynote Speakers

Keynote speaker 1

Prof. Dr. Shmuel Zaks, Dept of CSE, Technion Haifa, Israil

Shmuel Zaks received his BSc (cum laude) and MSc in Mathematics from the Technion—Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, in 1971 and 1972, respectively, and PhD in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign in 1979. He is a Professor with the Department of Computer Science, Technion, and is the incumbent of the Joan Callner-Miller Chair in Computer Science. He is the author of over 180 journal and conference publications, and was a member of over 40 Program Committees of international conferences. His research areas include graph and combinatorial algorithms, distributed computing, discrete mathematics, and theory of networking. His recent interest focuses on approximation algorithms and on-line  algorithms for problems that stem  from optical networks, and his talk in CICN 2016 will be on these topics .

Keynote speaker 2

Prof. Dr. Atilla Elçi, Dept of EE, Aksaray University , Turkey

Atilla Elçi is full professor and the chairman of Department of Electrical-Electronics and Computer Engineering at Aksaray University since August 2012. He has served in Computer Engineering departments in various universities since 1976. His professional practice includes the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Switzerland, as chief
technical advisor for field projects on computerization of telecommunication administrations of member countries (1985-97) and Information Technology & Telecommunications Pvt Ltd as founder/managing director, Turkey (1997-2003). He has organized/served for committees of numerous international conferences. He has organized IEEE COMPSAC & ESAS since 2006, SIN Conferences since 2007; IJRCS Symposiums 2008-9 and, LightSec 2016. He has published over a hundred journal and conference papers and book chapters; co-authored a book titled The Composition of OWL-S based Atomic Processes - Towards a Semantic-based Workflow Model (LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, 2011); edited the Semantic Agent Systems (Springer, 2011), Theory and Practice of Cryptography Solutions for Secure Information Systems (IGI Global, 2013), The Handbook of Applied Learning Theory and Design in Modern Education (IGI Global, 2016),Metacognition and Successful Learning Strategies in Higher Education (IGI Global, 2017) and the proceedings of SIN Conferences 2007-16 (ACM), ESAS 2006-16 (IEEE CS). He has been the general/program chair for conferences, notably the SIN Confs, ESAS, 36th IEEE COMPSAC (2012), ICPCA/SWS, track chair for 2008-2013 and Standing Committee Member 2014 onwards for COMPSAC. He is an associate editor of Expert Systems: The Journal of Knowledge Engineering and editorial board member of JSCI, IJAS, IJISS, and guest editor for several other journals. BSEE METU, Ankara (1970), M.Sc. & Ph.D. in Computer Sciences, Purdue Univ, USA (1973, 1975).


Keynote speaker 3

Prof.Dr.Jason Levy, University of Hawaii , USA