Y4iT Research Summit 2016 Call for Papers


The UP System Information Technology Foundation invites IT researchers to the Y4iT Research Summit on March 15, 2016 from 9am to 5pm at the GT-Toyota Asian Cultural Center auditorium at the University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City.

The research summit aims to foster dialogue about the country’s current IT state, as well as to identify various societal issues and to provide potential solutions through the use of Information Communication Technology. With the theme, “Innovation and Beyond,” the one-day event challenges its participants to dig deeper into these issues and be agents of positive change, as they tackle innovative ICT-related concepts in their research paper.

One entry for each category (Information Systems/Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineer) will be named “Best Paper” and will be awarded a prize. An Award for Best Project/Research will be given to the student as the principal author.

Deadline for Submission of Entries: February 22, 2016
Announcement of Accepted Papers: March 7, 2016
Deadline of Early-bird Registration: February 28, 2016

Entry Categories:
Information Systems/Information Technology
Computer Science
Computer Engineering

What to submit for screening:
A one-page abstract of the research or project concept, its significance and limitations, methodology and the results.
Duly accomplished application form
Scanned copy of a valid ID with picture
Endorsement letter from the head of institution

To register, go to http://bit.ly/Y4iTResearchSummit2016_Pre-Reg. For more information, please contact the Secretariat at 436-2217.