Since 2012 Yuri Gagarin State Technical University of Saratov organizes the International Conference on Information Technologies: Information and Communication Technologies for Research and Industry (ICIT) in Saratov, Russia. The first one was held under the umbrella of the International Network for Engineering Education and Research (iNEER). The ICIT-2012 in Saratov was the 27th conference in the series sponsored by iNEER that started in 1994. It also was the first time ever that the conference was held in Russia. The event took place on June 6-9, 2012. The conference included 3 plenary sessions and 22 regular sessions with oral presentations, panel discussions and poster presentations. More than 400 researchers, IT teachers, representatives of industry and business, employees of educational institutions from various countries discussed the problems of ICT in research and industry, development and globalization of engineering education, IT innovations for education and science, sustainable development and technogenic change and many other things. The conference proceedings were published as a book of abstracts (hard copy) and as an electronic collection of full-text papers (CD). The selected papers were included in the iNEER annual "Innovations 2012" book.
The next ICIT was held in SSTU on January 27-29, 2014. The conference was focused on 4 main problems: development of the ICT qualifications (international approach), IT for education, IT for research and industry, and social impact of IT. The ICIT-2014 welcomed the participants from Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Belorussia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Spain, Italy and other countries. The conference proceedings included full-text papers and were published as a book.
By 2016, the third conference set up a tradition of holding an ICIT in Saratov. Participants from Russia, CIS countries and Europe came to SSTU in August 25-26, 2016 to exchange ideas and discuss various aspects of information technologies in modern world. The main topics were: automatic control and signal processing, telecommunications, cognitive systems, neural systems, robotics, knowledge based decision making systems, information systems for industry and research, ICT for smart city, international ICT qualifications framework, social impact of information technologies. The conference proceedings included full-text papers and were published as a book.
The ICIT-2017 welcomed 317 participants from 12 countries in September 21-22, 2017 and served as a discussion area for the actual ICT topics: artificial intelligence, automation control theory, smart city technologies, security, cloud computing, virtual reality. The conference proceedings included full-text papers and were published as a book.
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