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Final CECIIS 2020 schedule

As the organizer of the CECIIS 2020 conference, The Faculty of Organization and Informatics (FOI) and European Distance and e-Learning Network (EDEN) present the final program of this year's conference edition with the theme 'Intelligent Systems: Trends, Future, Society'. Please note that the CECIIS 2020 Program Committee brought the decision to turn the conference into a virtual event with the welfare of all attendees, speakers and employees being the primary concern. Read more about the program below.

The Opening and Welcome session of the conference will be held on Wednesday, October 7th, 2020, beginning at 09:30 am online, with the presence of conference guests and supporters of this year’s conference.

After the opening, two keynote speakers will speak at the CECIIS 2020 conference. Prof. Jan Mendling from Vienna University of Economic and Business and Vienna Institute for Information Business will give a lecture themed 'The Convergence of Business Process Management and Digital Innovation'. Profesor Josep M. Duart from Educational Sciences Department at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (Spain) will talk about the 'Artificial Intelligence in Higher Education: Teaching and Learning Perspectives'.

The conference program also includes presentation of papers in 10 sections, spread over all three days of the conference, from October 7th – 9th, 2020:

  • Computer Games
  • Data and Knowledge Bases
  • Education and Learning Analytics
  • Emerging trends in ICT
  • ICT Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Intelligent Information Systems
  • Quality of Software and Services
  • Software Engineering
  • Strategic Planning and Decision making
  • Student Poster and Presentation Section

The program also includes two Academic Panel discussions: 'O_HAI4Games – Orchestration of Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Methods for Computer Games', which will be held on the first day of the conference, on Wednesday, October 7th, 2020, starting 14:00 pm. Second Academic Panel Discussion 'Universities of the Future' will be held on the second day of the Conference, on Thursday 8th, starting at 14:00 pm.

This year's conference will be hosting Eden PhD Symposium 2020, starting at 11:00 am on second conference day. The Symposium has been designed to foster the exchange of experiences and knowledge among doctoral students doing research in the area of technology enhanced online, digital, open and distance learning, providing a valuable forum for the advancement of doctoral research. Read more here.

Among the parallel events, the presentation of student scientific papers will also take place during the conference on the first day of the conference, October 7th.

In addition, the conference program includes a Best Paper Award and CECIIS 2021 announcement, at the Conference Closing, on Friday, October, 9th 2020.

The final schedule of the CECIIS 2020 conference is available here. You will find the links to the channels through which the conference will be broadcast!

See you at virtual CECIIS 2020 soon!