CFP: 2021 8th NAFOSTED Conference on Information and Computer Science (NICS)


2021 8th NAFOSTED Conference on Information and Computer Science (NICS 2021) Technically Co-Sponsored by IEEE December 21-22, 2021, Hanoi City, Vietnam


  • Manuscript submission: September 30, 2021
  • Notification of acceptance: November 20, 2021
  • Camera-ready submission: November 30, 2021
  • Conference date: December 21-22, 2021

The NICS 2021 is an International Conference on Information and Computer Science, technical sponsored by IEEE and co-organized by Le Quy Don Technical University, and 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 information and computer science. NICS 2021 will be held at Hanoi city during December 21-22, 2021, and hosted by Le Quy Don Technical University, Hanoi city, Vietnam. We would like to invite you to contribute your original work on topics in the following, but not limited to, tracks and special sessions:

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 & PUBLICATION Authors are invited to submit papers of up to 6 pages, written in English, in PDF format and compliant with the IEEE standard ( The proceedings of NICS 2021 will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases. All papers must be original contributions and not previously published, nor currently under consideration, for publication elsewhere. Papers should be submitted through the EDAS conference submission system at:


Honorary Co-Chairs

  • Nguyen Cong Dinh – Le Quy Don Technical University, Vietnam
  • Tu Bao Ho – Vietnam Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics & John von Neumann Institute, VNUHCM, Vietnam

Steering Co-Chairs

  • Tran Xuan Nam – Le Quy Don Technical University, Vietnam
  • Koichiro Ishibashi, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan

General Co-chairs

  • Ta Chi Hieu – Le Quy Don Technical University, Vietnam
  • Cong-Kha Pham, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
  • Mohammad Tariqul Islam – Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia

Technical Program Co-chairs

  • Vo Nguyen Quoc Bao, Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology, Vietnam
  • Ho Van Khuong, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam
  • Luong Duy Manh, Le Quy Don Technical University, Vietnam