IIITB hosts IEEE CONECCT: A national level conference
Jul 26 - Jul 27, 2019

IIITB hosted the fifth chapter of IEEE CONECCT, an annual technical conference organized by IEEE Bangalore section on July 26 and July 27. The theme of the conference this year encompassed electronics, communication, signal processing and VLSI/embedded systems. The conference featured talks and scientific research papers by researchers and technologists across the country. The two-day event was focused on recent advances in the field of electronics, computing and communication.

Pre-conference tutorials on topics such as BlockChain, 5G Communication, and SoC Design for IoT were also organized on July 25. The event witnessed a number of researchers from across India who presented their work that included cutting-edge topics such as 5G communications, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Internet of Things.

In addition, for the first time, a student symposium was also organized keeping in mind the vast student population and young professionals. The symposium featured invited presentations by experts on topics such as wireless communications and Artificial Intelligence.

Some other highlights of the conference included…

  • A poster session will feature R&D efforts from a number of academic and R&D institutions across India
  • An exhibit program will feature demonstrations of interesting projects from academic institutions and industry.
  • A panel discussion on how job opportunities will be created by emerging technologies.
  • Great networking opportunities at not only the conference but also at breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks, and the banquet dinner