Presentation on theme: "1 Report by Technical Activities Coordinator for IEEE Region 10 Presented by: Tee Hiang CHENG R10 Technical Activities Coordinator March 2006."— Presentation transcript:
1 Report by Technical Activities Coordinator for IEEE Region 10 Presented by: Tee Hiang CHENG R10 Technical Activities Coordinator March 2006
2 Technical Activities in 2005 1.Assist in the organization of 4 th IEEE International Conference on Computer Sciences, Innovation, and Vision for the Future (RIVF 2006), February 12-16, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – An event technically co-sponsored by IEEE Region 10. Conference HostIndustrial Sponsors Technical Sponsors
3 Background Information on RIVF RIVF was an initiative among a group of Professors and Scientists in Computer Sciences and Applied Mathematics, mostly from France, Canada, Belgium, and Switzerland, and their PhD students originally from Vietnam, to create a forum to exchange research results among themselves and with research scientists from Vietnam. RIVF 2003 Hanoi120 participants RIVF 2004 Hanoi>120 participants RIVF 2005 Can-Tho180 participants RIVF 2005 Ho Chi Minh City >180
4 2.Call for Proposal for IEEE Region 10 Colloquia 2 nd Call for proposal sent on 8 April 2005 New deadline 30 June 2005 Only one proposal from Dr Shum Ping of Singapore was received 3-day Colloquia/conference in Information Communication Technology MIT faculty members will be key speakers No financial support is expected from IEEE R10 He was advised to revise the proposal, work through Singapore Section, and work with another Section. He withdrew his proposal subsequently. Malaysia Section (Nasir) is keen to organize one on Signal Processing in June 06 and Thailand Section (Tuptim) is keen to co- organize this event. Those who are keen to organize one in 2007, please contact me (Tee Hiang Cheng, Email: email@example.com). A Call for proposal will be sent out by April firstname.lastname@example.org
5 Plan for 2006 and 2007 Provide support to RIVF 2007 Organise the IEEE R10 Colloquia Work closely with the local sections, councils and others to have more collaborative technical activities in the region, especially India, India and Vietnam.