NICS 2021 - NAFOSTED Conference on Information and Computer Science (NICS)

NICS 2021 - NAFOSTED Conference on Information and Computer Science (NICS)

The NAFOSTED Conference on Information and Computer Science (NICS) is an International Conference on Electronics, Information, Computer Science and related areas, technical sponsored by IEEE,IEEE Vietnam and organized by the National Foundation for Science and Technology Development (NAFOSTED) of Vietnam. It aims to build a durable, innovative and conducive forum for international researchers to present and discuss recent advancements and future directions in the field of electronics, information, computer science and related areas.

The 2021 8th NAFOSTED Conference on Information and Computer Science (NICS 2021) will be hosted by Le Quy Don Technical University at Hanoi city, the capital of Vietnam during December 21 – 22, 2021 and organized in a Hybrid model of onsite-online.

Time, date and location


  • Date: December, 21-22
  • Location: Le Quy Don Technical University
  • Address: 236 Hoang Quoc Viet, Bac Tu Liem, Hanoi, Vietnam


Objectives And Topics

You are invited to contribute your original work to NICS 2021. Topics of interest belong to the following, but not limited to, areas:

Communication and Networking

  • Wireless Communications
  • Electronics and Microwave Engineering
  • Antennas and Propagation
  • IoT, Sensor & Embedded Systems
  • RF, Microwave Circuits, Systems & Applications
  • Millimeter Wave, THz Technologies and Systems
  • Signal Processing for Communications
  • Network architecture
  • Network protocols and security
  • Parallel and distributed computing
  • Grid computing
  • Cloud computing
  • Mobile and ubiquitous computing
  • Quantum communications Network Security

Computational Intelligence

  • Language and speech processing
  • Soft computing
  • Computer vision
  • Bioinformatics
  • Knowledge discovery
  • Data mining
  • Machine learning & Deep learning
  • Computational biology
  • Agent-based systems
  • Semantic web Information extraction and retrieval

Foundations of Computer Science

  • Theory of computation
  • Algorithms and data structures
  • Programming language theory
  • Applied computer science
  • Computer security and cryptography
  • Computational science Concurrent, parallel and distributed systems

Software Engineering

  • Agile software development
  • Mining software engineering repositories
  • Program analysis, synthesis, repair, and comprehension
  • Component-based, model-driven software engineering
  • Software process, modeling, design, and architecture
  • Multi-core programming, real-time systems
  • Software testing, validation, and verification
  • Software services and cloud computing services
  • Software tools and environments
  • Programming languages
  • Human-computer interface and interaction
  • Requirements and reverse engineering

Submission guidelines

  • All papers must be original and not simultaneously submitted to another journal or conference. Authors are invited to submit papers of up to 6 pages, written in English, in PDF format, and compliant with the IEEE standard.
  • Papers are submitted via the EDAS system at
  • At least one author of each accepted paper is required to pay a registration fee and to present the paper either in-person at the conference or online. Accepted papers presented at the conference will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore.


  • Le Quy Don Technical University
  • Address: 236 Hoang Quoc Viet, Co Nhue 1, Bac Tu Liem, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Hotel: in progress

Important dates (AoE, UTC-12)

  • Submission deadline: September 30, 2021
  • Acceptance notification: November 20, 2021
  • Camera-ready deadline: November 30, 2021
  • Conference: December 21-22, 2021
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