Call of papers

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College takes the pleasure to invite you to
the 1st International Conference on Digital Transformation and Applications (ICDXA2020)
which will be held from 14th – 16th January 2020 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
ICDXA2020 will be commenced by creating an amalgamated global platform
where enthusiastic researches, policy makers, stakeholders and intellectual scholars
getting together for a common purpose of identifying the challenges and issues
in Digital Transformation, come for solid and sustainable methods
to solve the particular issues by their combined research findings.

The 1st International Conference on Digital Transformation and Applications
brings you a unique experience with the speeches from renowned speakers,
best presentations, roundtable discussions, networking opportunities and many more.

Accepted papers will be published in ICDXA2020 proceedings. Authors of selected outstanding papers will be invited to submit extended version of their papers for consideration of publication in Malaysia Journal of Computer Science (MJCS) [WoS Q4, Scopus Q2]


The technical programmes include the following tracks, but are not limited to :

Data Science and Analytics

Big data, text and sentiment analytics, data mining, predictive analytics, data engineering, business, intelligence, bio-informatic analytics, mathematics/statistics for data science, etc.

Computational Intelligence

Artificial intelligence, pattern recognition, deep learning, machine learning, digital image processing, evolutionary algorithms, robotics, hybrid human-AI, fuzzy logic systems, swarm intelligence, genetic algorithms, etc.

Infrastructure and Security

Cluster, cloud, grid, and fog computing, scalable architecture, 5G infrastructure, networking, cyber security, secure architecture, biometric technology, digital forensics, cryptography, crime detection and prevention, etc.

Internet of Things

Advanced technologies for IoT localization, autonomous systems, embedded systems, low-power chip/system design, dependable communication protocol, crowd sourcing, control and navigation systems, etc.

Digital Innovations and Applications

Science, engineering, enterprise innovation and application, quantum computing, blockchain, smart cities, mobile computing and application, electronic learning, augmented reality, virtual reality, etc.

Paper Submission

Prospective authors are invited to submit full papers with 4 to 6 pages in length.

Importance Dates

Submission of Full Paper :

31 July 2019  31 August 2019

Notification of Paper Acceptance :

15 October 2019 15 November 2019

Submission of Camera-Ready Papers :   

15 November 2019   30 November 2019

Registration Deadline(early-bird) :

15 November 2019   30 November 2019

Conference Date :

14-16 January 2020

Conference Program

Day 1: Parallel Workshops
Time: 9am – 5pm

Track Workshop  RC Trainer Venue
Internet of Things Practical Approach to the Implementation of Industry 4.0 in the Manufacturing Industry CIOT Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lee Wah Pheng B103
Internet of Things: a Key Driver of Industry 4.0 CIOT Dr. Tew Yiqi B106
Data Science and Analytics Introduction to Big Data Analytics and Hadoop CDSA Prof. Dr. Lim Tong Ming
Dr. Chin Wan Yoke
Introduction to R for Data Science and Machine Learning CDSA Dr. Yu Yong Poh
Dr. Tan Yan Bin
Digital Innovations and Applications Introduction to Mobile Application Development (Android) CICTIC Mr. See Kwee Teck B228

Day 2: Launching, Keynotes, Showcase and Competitions

Time Activity
 8.30 am –  9.00 am Registration of Participants,Guests
 8.00 am –  9.00 am Morning Coffee and Networking Session
 9.00 am –  9.30 am Launching Ceremony
Project Showcase (by TARUC) (Open to public)
 9.30 am – 10.00 am Break
10.00 am – 12.00 pm Keynotes
Theme: Technologies Driving Digital Transformation
Keynote by MDEC: Digital Transformation Landscape in Malaysia 
Keynote by IBM: Big Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence in Industry 4.0
Keynote by Huawei: The New Confluence of Technologies that Shape the Future
Project Showcase (by TAR UC) (Open to public)
12.00 pm –  1.00 pm Lunch
 1.00 pm –  4.30 pm Project Showcase and Digital Innovations Competitions (by TAR UC) (Open to public)
Pitching Competition (by TAR UC) (Open to public)
 4.30 pm –  5.30 pm Tea Break and Networking Session
 5.00 pm -  5.30 pm Awards giving and photo session
5.30 pm –  7.30 pm Networking Dinner
 Event  Ends

Day 3: International Conference on Digital Transformation and Applications (ICDXA2020)
Venue : Auditorium, Bangunan Tun Tan Siew Sin

Time Activity
 8.30 am –  8.45 am Registration
 8.45 am - 9.00 am Welcoming Speech
 9.00 am – 10.30 am Industrial Conference Session 1
10.30 am – 11.00 am Tea Break
11.00 am – 12.30 pm Industrial Conference session 2
12.30 pm –  2.00 pm Lunch break
 2.00 pm –  3.15 pm Research Conference Session 1
 3.15 pm –  3.30 pm Tea Break
 3.30 pm –  5.00 pm Research Conference Session 2

Industrial Conference on Industry 4.0 Schedule

Date: 16 January 2020
Time: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Schedule :

Research Conference Schedule

Date: 16 January 2020
Time: 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Schedule :

Organizing Committees

General Co-Chairs:

Professor Dr Lim Tong Ming
Assoc Prof Dr Lee Wah Pheng
Dr Lim Yee Mei

Secretary Chair:

Dr Tan Yan Bin

Finance Chair:

Dr Chin Wan Yoke

Technical Programme Committees

Dr Tew Yiqi (Co-Chair)
Dr Yu Yong Poh (Co-Chair)
Prof Dr Lee Sai Peck
Prof Dr Loo Chu Kiong
Assoc Prof Dr Teh Ying Wah
Assoc Prof Dr Yip Mum Wai
Dr Aw Kien Sin
Dr Chaw Jun Kit
Dr Fong Cheng Weng
Dr Glaret Shirley
Dr Lee Yoon Ket
Dr Lim Khai Yin
Dr Ng Choon Jin
Dr Nor Shahidayah
Dr Poh Tze Ven
Dr Su Moon Ting
Dr Tan Pei Ling
Dr Wong Thein Lai
Prof Dr Atty Renato S Pacaldo
Prof Dr Melba M Angni
Dr Aladdin Ayesh
Dr Chin Eang Ong
Dr Hetty Karunia Tunjungsari
Dr Cokki

Workshop Chair :

Dr Goh Ching Pang

Publicity Co-Chairs :

Dr Kee Boon Hui
Dr Tey Siew Kian