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2021 IEEE International Conference on Smart Information Systems and Technologies (2021 IEEE SIST) – the first day

Conference Scope

2021 IEEE International Conference on Smart Information Systems and Technologies (2021 IEEE SIST) topics include, but are not limited to, the following research areas: Technology and Engineering Management, Governance, Finance and Economy; IT in Education and Research; Emerging Trends and Technologies in IT Application; Data Science and Advanced Analytics.
The conference will be technically co-sponsored by IEEE Ukraine Section. The 2021 IEEE SIST International Conference is a significant event in the scientific society of Kazakhstan which will have business people, scientists, researchers, specialists and students from different areas of IT industry from near and far abroad. This conference allows people to exchange their experience, enlarge and broaden their knowledge and perspectives on specific topics, widen their professional network and contribute to the finding responses to some issues on recent trends in IT. The conference may serve as a starting point for ideas for realizing governmental programs and development and research works as a result.

Conference Organizers:

General Sponsor:

Information partner:

Due to COVID-19 situation in Nur-Sultan, the conference format will be mixed with limitations of offline participants and compliance with sanitary standards. The actual information is given on the https://astana.gov.kz/ru/news/akty_akima_akimata/26789.

DoDon’t
Wear masks during the conferenceTake off your mask on the event
Follow the social distanceGather in groups of more than 4 people
Use antibacterial means for your hands provided at university

Conference Program

TimeEventFormat, Participants
28 April, Wednesday
8:00 – 9:30Participants registrationOffline – online
9:30 – 10:00Exhibition, tour at university
10:00 –11:30Official opening, plenary sessionOffline – online. Assembly Hall. Conference participants
11:30 – 12:00Coffee breakRoom C1.1
12:00 – 13:30Plenary sessionAssembly Hall. Conference participants
13:30 – 14:30LunchRoom С1.3
14:30 – 16:00Section sessions. Poster presentations Vendors laboratories. Conference participants
16:00 – 16:30Coffee breakRoom C1.1
16:30 – 18:00Section sessionsVendors laboratories. Conference participants
19:00Gala DinnerRoom C.13
29 April, Thursday
10:00 – 11:30Plenary sessionAssembly Hall. Conference participants
11:30 – 12:00Coffee breakRoom C1.1
12:00 – 13:30Section sessionsVendors laboratories. Conference participants
13:30 – 14:30LunchRoom C1.3
14:30 – 15:30Section sessionsVendors laboratories. Conference participants
15:30 – 16:00Coffee breakRoom C1.1
16:00 – 17:00Section sessionsVendors laboratories. Conference participants
30 April, Friday
9:00 – 10:00Dialogue platform for discussion of presentations, coffee breakRoom C1.1
10:00 – 13:00  Plenary session: Conference conclusions. Closing  Assembly Hall. Conference participants
13:00 14:00LunchRoom C1.3
 City tour 

Core topics

1. Technology and Engineering Management
2. IT in Education and Research
3. Emerging Trends and Technologies in IT Application
4. Data Science and Advanced Analytics

1. Technology and Engineering Management

• Digital Innovation Management
• Smart Services and Software Platforms
• Sustainable Engineering
• Future Mobility & Smart Mobility
• Research and Innovation in Creative Industries
• Business process management, re-engineering and modelling
• Rethinking Project Management
• Metadata and public standards
• Business Models and Economics of Community and Rural Wireless Networks
• Internet as base of distributed business models
• Location and Context Management
• Data Science and Business Intelligence
• Scientific fundamentals of e- and m-Commerce
• Digital Project Management
• Digital transformation

2. IT in Education and Research

  • Human-Computer Challenge and Interaction
  • Public Access to Information and Globalization
  • Different Approaches to Implementation of IT in S&T Education
  • Industry-University Partnership
  • Knowledge Management in e-Learning
  • Virtual Classrooms, and Universities
  • Learning & Content Management Systems
  • Gender equality in STEM
  • Mobile Learning Applications
  • e-Learning Platforms and Tools
  • Information Technologies in Management and Administration
  • Technological entrepreneurship

3. Emerging Trends and Technologies in IT Application

  • Web-based system
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Green IT Technologies
  • Virtualization Concept
  • Social Applications
  • GIS and Remote Sensing
  • Distributed and Parallel Computing
  • Information System Tools, Standards, Architectures, Platforms
  • Advanced database and Web Applications
  • Cloud Computing
  • Edge Computing
  • Distributed Processing
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Concepts and Development of Information Systems
  • New SPI Models: SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, CaaS, XaaS
  • Location and mobility semantics
  • Social Network Analysis Methods and Applications
  • Context-aware Computing and Location-based Services
  • Web2 and Web3 new development paradigm
  • Web Ontology and Development
  • Semantic Web: Concepts, Technologies and Applications
  • Augmented Reality
  • Service Oriented Architecture

4. Data Science and Advanced Analytics

• Advanced Statistical Analytics
• Software Techniques and Architectures in Cloud/Grid/Stream Computing
• Domain-Specific Applications of Data Analytics
• Programming Models and Environments for Cluster, Cloud, and Grid Computing to Support Big Data
• New Computational Models for Big Data
• Data Visualization at Scale
• Forecast of Time Series
• Game Data Science
• Big Data Open Source Platforms
• Software Systems to Support Big Data Computing • Data Management in the Social Web
• Large-Scale data Management and Analysis
• Big Data and Mobility
• Big Data Analytics in Government, Public Sector and Society in General
• Complex Big Data Applications in Various Areas • Data-intensive Computing and Map Reduce
• Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning
• Deep Learning for Communication Networks
• Information Theory for Knowledge Models.
• Computing and Metaheuristics
• Computer Linguistics.

Keynote Speakers

Darkhan Akhmed-Zaki

Doctor of Technical Sciences, rector of Astana IT University
Dr. Carsten Wolff

Vice-rector on Digitalization and International Cooperation at Astana IT University

Prof. at Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Germany
Prof. Andreas Pester

Technical program committee co-chair

Carintia University of Applied Sciences, Austria
Sergey Bushuyev

PhD, Dr. Sc., Professor at Kiev National University of Construction and Architecture, Ukraine
Prof Vasiliy Kremen


Professor, academician,
President of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine
Prof Valeriy Bykov

Professor, academician,
Director of the Institute of Information Technologies and Teaching Tools of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine
Prof. Dr. Ingo Kunold

Conference Chair

Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Germany
Prof. Dr. Elmas Cetin

Global Head of Artificial Intelligence in Project Management (IPMA SIG)
Azerbaijan Technical University, Gazi University
Igbal Babayev

Doctor of Technical Sciences, Deputy Chairman of the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan,
President of the Azerbaijan Project Management Association
Reinhard Wagner

 Managing Director of Tiba Managementberatung GmbH
Prof Andrii Biloshchytskyi

Doctor of Technical Sciences
Vice-rector on Science and Innovation at Astana IT University

SIST 2021 Organisers

Astana IT University

IEEE Ukraine Section

Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Ministry of Digital Development, Innovations and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Nursultan Nazarbayev Education Foundation

Zerde National Infocommunication Holding JSC

Kazakh-British Technical University

University of International Business

G. Daukeyev Almaty University of Power Engineering and Telecommunications 

International IT University

Dear authors!

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