INVITE_GCC2018.pdf

April 25, 2018

Dear Educators, Professionals, Researchers, and Students,

In partnership with the Computing Society of the Philippines-Special Interest Group on Information and Computing Education (CSP-SPICE), the University of the Immaculate Conception is hosting the Grand Challenges in Computing (GCC).GCC is an annual conference organized annually by the CSP-SPICE. This year, it will be held on July 27-28, 2018 at the University of the Immaculate Conception, Texas St./Bonifacio St., Davao City. The two day conference will feature special lectures from prominent researchers and educators in the information and communications technology and contributed research papers on computing and ICT.

On behalf of the organizing committee of the GCC 2018, I would like to invite you to attend and participate in this year’s conference.

Below is the congress fees:

Conference Registration Fees

Undergrad Students

Early Bird : Php 500.00 (with 3 snacks and certificate)

Regular : 800.00 (with 3 snacks and certificate)

IT Educators, Graduate Students and others

Early Bird : Php 1,800.00 (with lunch, 3 snacks, CSP membership and certificate)

Regular : 2,500.00 (with lunch, 3 snacks, CSP membership and certificate)

Note:

Early Bird (Online Registration Deadline: June 18, 2018)

Registration and other conference details are available at https://sites.google.com/site/2018GCCc/

For more information, please contact the GCC 2018 secretariat at Tel No : (02) 920-2080, (02) 436-2217, Fax No : 920-2036 and E-mail : acsaturinas@ittc.up.edu.ph / subscription@ittc.up.edu.ph.

Thank you and we look forward to your affirmative reply.


Very Truly Yours,

(SGD) DR. JAIME DL CARO

CSP-SPICE Lead

University of the Philippines

GCC 2018 Speakers

1. Advance Health Informatics - Ariel Betan

2. Advance Personalized Learning - Marrick Neri

3. Secure Cyberspace -John Ruero

4. Engineer the Tools of Scientific Discovery - Henry Adorna

5. Reverse Engineer the Brain - Eric Emberda*

6. Enhance Human-Machine Interaction - Rom Feria*

7. Advance the processing of Natural Languages - Nathan Oco

8. Find all knowledge from Available Data - Jon Fernandez

9. Store and manage the Memory of the Human Race - Gregg Gabison

10. Ubiquitous Computing - Chris Jordan Aliac

11. Allan Sioson - reactor

12. Cherry Lyn Sta. Romana - reactor

13. Jaime Caro - reactor

14. Michelle Banawan - reactor

15. Vic Calag - reactor

16. Cesar Tecson - reactor

17. Rolyn Daquil - reactor *


* for confirmation