ACIT 2013 : The International Arab Conference on Information Technology
Call For Papers
CALL FOR PAPERS
The International Arab Conference on Information Technology (ACIT'2013) is a forum for scientists, engineers, and practitioners to present their latest research, result
s, ideas, developments, and applications in all areas of information technology. ACIT’2011 will include presentations to contributed papers and state-of-the-art lectures by invited keynote speakers. Tutorials on current issues and special sessions on new trends related to information technology and software industry could be organized. This conference is considered the official scientific conference for the Colleges of Computer and Information Society, stemming from the Association of Arab
Universities. The permanent General Secretariat of ACIT is hosted by Zarqa University, Jordan.
ACIT 2013 will be organized by Sudan University of Science and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan.
Sudan is located in the north east of Africa with the river Nile as the most dominant feature of its geography. It is the second largest country in Africa and the third in the Arab world. Due to its unique geographical location, Sudan has always been a trading and a cultural bridge between southern, northern and west Africa as well as between Arabia and Africa. Sudan is micro-Africa. Its people originated from many different ethnicities and tribal groups; most notable are Arabs and some African tribes. 96.7% of population are Muslims. The capital of Sudan is Khartoum, which is located on the confluence (Mogran) of Blue Nile and White Niles forming the main Nile.
Sudan gained independence from the Anglo-Egyptian Condominium on January the 1st 1956.
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
AI & Expert Systems
Algorithms & Applications
Natural Lang. Processing (Arabic)
Decision Support Systems
Geographic Information Systems
Human Computer Interaction
IT & Society
Multimedia & Image Processing
Parallel & Distributed Systems
Reliability & Fault-Tolerance
Virtual Reality Systems
Pervasive & adaptive systems
SUBMISSION OF PAPERS
Researchers should submit a full paper describing their work, maximum of 8 single-spaced double column pages that also include illustrations. The first page should include the paper title, a brief abstract, a set of keywords, and text. Be sure not to include the authors' names in your pa per. The abstract should be concise and not longer than 250 words. Immediately following the abstract, no more than six keywords are to be supplied for subject indexing.
Keywords should not simply be taken from the title of the paper, but should be representative of the content of the whole paper and characteristic of the terminology used within the particular field of study. The introduction of the paper must be clearly written and should explain the nature of the problem, previous work, purpose and the contribution of the paper. The introduction is assigned number “1”, and following sections are assigned numbers as needed. A conclusion section must be included and should indicate clearly the advantages, limitations, possible applications, and future work. The references section is not assigned a number. References should be numbered in alphabetical order by the first author’s last name. Citations in the text should be by number and enclosed in square brackets, e.g. .