Baku, October 13, AZERTAC
The 10th International Conference on Application of Information and Communication Technologies (AICT 2016 ) has entered its second day at Baku State University (BSU).
In his remarks at the event, BSU vice rector for science and innovation Aydin Kazimzade highlighted the history and activities of the university. He said BSU has a total enrollment of nearly 20,000 students in 17 faculties. Kazimzade drew the audience`s attention to accomplishments of BSU scientists. “Our scientists publish in impact factor journals of Thomson Reuters and Scopus.”
Gerald Schaefer from the Department of Computer Science, Loughborough University, U.K, spoke on Interactive Exploration of Large Image Collections. Professor Eshref Adali, Founding dean of Computer Engineering and Informatics Faculty, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, spoke on Sentiment Analysis and Opinion Mining.
AICT 2016 is co-organized by Azerbaijan's Ministry of Education, Ministry of Communication and High Technologies, Qafqaz University, Baku Higher Oil School, Baku State University, Baku branch of Lomonosov Moscow State University, Azerbaijan Technical University, University Malaysia Sabah, ECO Science Foundation (ECOSF), Institute of Information Technology and Institute of Control Systems of ANAS, UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education. It is technically supported by US Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and IEEE Azerbaijan Joint Chapter, and sponsored by Nar Mobile and DELL EMC.
AICT 2016 International Conference is a forum to bring together business people, researchers, scientists, software architects, and industry professionals to discuss innovative ideas and diverse topics on next generation of information technologies and services.