About The College

Pondicherry Engineering College is an Institution promoted and fully funded by the Government of Puducherry. The College was started in 1984. It is an autonomous Institution for the purposes of administration, staff recruitment and College development and is managed by a Board of Governors. The College has been growing from strength to strength since its inception. Pondicherry Engineering College is a partner Institute in TEQIP-III , which aims at Twinning Arrangements to Build Capacity and Improve Performance of Participating Institutes. PEC is ranked 76 in Engineering Category by NIRF India Rankings 2019. More info...

About The Conference

The International Conference on Innovations and Challenges in Computing, Analytics and Security-2020 is for researchers, professionals, students, academicians and professionals to gain an insight in the recent advances, new techniques and applications in the field of Computing, Data Analytics and Security. This Conference is organized by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College and is sponsored by TEQIP III NPIU (a Unit of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, India). The conference mainly focuses on three important fields of computer science and engineering namely Computing, Analytics and Security.

  • Computing: To enhance the knowledge about the latest Computing technologies pertaining to Cloud computing, Machine Learning, Image Processing and Internet of Things for social development and problem solving.
  • Analytics: To gain an insight into the methods and techniques for analyzing data to convert information to useful knowledge that could help us understand our world better and enable us to make better decisions.
  • Security: To raise an awareness and understanding on the issues involved in network, privacy and information security with the increase in the scale of commercial activities over different networked systems and the shift from traditional Internet-based applications to newly emerging ubiquitous services.

About The Department

The Department aims at providing high quality training to students. In order to maintain the standard of education, the Department constantly upgrades the academic syllabi so as to keep the students well trained to deal with changing trends in the field of Computer Science and Engineering. The Department offers B.Tech. (CSE),M.Tech. (Distributed Computing), M.Tech. (Information Security), MCA and Ph.D. program . The Department places emphasis on Human- Computer Interaction, Distributed and Parallel Computing, Data Science Essentials, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Mobile App Development, Embedded Systems, Information Security, Ethical Hacking, Cloud and Big Data Security and several other recent topics. The students of the Department have placement and internship offers in major companies such as TCS, HCL, HP, UNISYS, QUALCOM, ZOHO, Nature Soft, NAL, ISRO, NLC, IGCAR etc. The Department regularly organizes a series of lectures by academicians and professionals of the highest repute, which lay stress on the latest innovative technologies in the field of Computer Science and Engineering and Information Technology. More info...

July 29 & 30

Pondicherry Engineering College



Committee Members

Chief Patron

Dr.S.Kothandaraman, Principal

Pondicherry Engineering College


Dr.R.Manoharan, Professor & Head

Department of CSE
Pondicherry Engineering College


Dr.K.Vivekanandan, Registrar & Dean(Students)

Department of CSE
Pondicherry Engineering College

Program Chairs

  • Organising Secretaries
  • Dr. P.Salini, Assistant Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
    E mail: salini@pec.edu
  • Dr. M.Thenmozhi
    Assistant Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
    E mail: thenmozhi@pec.edu
  • Dr. R.Sarala, Assistant Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
    E mail: sarala@pec.edu
  • Steering Commitee
  • Dr.N.Sreenath,Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.D.Loganathan,Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.M.Sugumaran,Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. F. Sagayaraj Francis,Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. G. Zayaraz,Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Workshop Organising Committee
  • Dr.E. Ilavarasan, Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. Ka. Selvaradjou, Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.R.Kalpana, Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.A.Amuthan, Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Program Organising Committee
  • Dr.S.Lakshmana Pandian
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.K.Sathiyamurthy
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.K.Saruladha
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.J.Jayabharathy
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.E.Karunakaran
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. N.Sivakumar
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.J.Kumaran @ Kumar
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.M.Thirumaran
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.V.Akila
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. J.I.Sheeba
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.R.Kavitha Kumar
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • International Advisory Committee
  • Dr.Paul Rodrigues,Professor
    King Khalid University
    Saudi Arabia
  • Dr.Mohammad S. Obaidat
    Professor & Dean
    University of Sharjah,Sharjah
  • Dr. Vilem Novek,Professor
    University of Ostrava
    Czech Republic
  • Dr. Balaji Palanisamy
    University of Pittsburgh, USA
  • Dr.Suresh Shanmugasundaram
    Professor & Dean
    Botho University, Gaborone
  • Dr.Thirumurugan
    Professor & Head
    College of Applied Sciences,Oman
  • National Advisory Committee
  • Dr. Upendra Kumar
    BIT Mesra, Patna
  • Dr. T Ramakrishnudu, Asst. Professor, NIT, Warangal
  • Dr. K.Umamaheswari, Professor & Head, PSG College, Coimbatore
  • Dr. T.Mala, Professor
    Anna University, Chennai
  • Dr.T.V.Geetha, Dean & Senior Professor,
    Anna University,Chennai
  • Dr.S.Valli, Professor & Head,
    Anna University,Chennai
  • Dr.P.AnandhaKumar,Professor,
    Anna University,Chennai
  • Dr.Geetha Ramani, Professor, Anna University, Chennai
  • Dr. P.Thambidurai, Principal,
    PKIET, Karaikal
  • Dr. R.Subramanian, Professor, Pondicherry University
  • Dr.G. Aghila, Professor, NIT, Karaikal
  • Dr. R. Nakkeeran, Professor,
    Pondicherry University
  • Dr. T. Chithralekha, Professor, Pondicherry University
  • Dr.V.Prasanna Venkatesan, Professor, Pondicherry University
  • Dr. S. Sivasathya, Professor,
    Pondicherry University
  • Dr. S.Kanmani, Professor,
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. M.Ezhilarasan, Professor,
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. S.Saraswathi, Professor & Dean
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. Santhi Baskaran, Professor,
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. V. Govindasamy
    Assoc. Professor
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. V. Geetha, Assoc. Professor,
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. P. Boobalan, Assoc. Professor,
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Technical Program Committee
  • Prof. Vilem Novek, University of Ostrava,Czech Republic
  • Dr. Balaji Palanisamy
    Univ. of Pittsburgh, USA
  • Dr. A.Ananda Rao, Professor
    JNTUA College of Engineering, Ananthapuramu, India
  • Dr. Shaik Naseera, Professor
    JNTU College of Engineering, Kalikiri
  • Dr.T.Purusothaman,Professor
  • Dr. K.Umamaheswari
    Professor & Head
    PSG College, Coimbatore
  • Dr. B.S.Manoj, Professor & Head
    IIST, Trivandrum
  • Dr. V.Masilamani, Asst. Professor
  • Dr.S.Swamynathan, Professor
    Anna University
  • Dr. R. Baskaran, Professor,
    Anna University, Chennai
  • Dr. A.M.Kalpana
    Professor & Head, GCE, Salem
  • Dr.T. Vengattaraman, Asst. Professor, Pondicherry University
  • Dr. Pothula Sujatha, Asst. Professor, Pondicherry University
  • Dr. G. Santhi, Asst. Professor
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. M.S. Anbarasi, Asst. Professor
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr. P. Maragathavalli
    Asst. Professor
    Pondicherry Engineering College
  • Dr.M.Nandhini, Assoc. Professor
    Pondicherry University
  • Dr.S.Ravi, Assoc. Professor
    Pondicherry University
  • Dr.K.Suresh Joseph, Assoc. Professor, Pondicherry University
  • Dr.S.K.V.Jayakumar, Assoc. Professor, Pondicherry University
  • Dr.V.Uma,Asst.Professor
    Pondicherry University
  • Dr.P.Santhi Bala,Asst.Professor
    Pondicherry University
  • Dr.T.Sivakumar,Asst.Professor
    Pondicherry University
  • Dr.R.Sunitha,Asst.Professor
    Pondicherry University
  • Dr.M.Sathya,Asst.Professor
    Pondicherry University


Authors are invited to submit original contributions which are not under any review in any other conference or journal
on topics covered under broad areas but not limited to the following

Data Science

  • Classification and Regression
  • Parallel and Distributed Learning
  • Semi and Unsupervised Learning
  • Matrix and Tensor Methods
  • Graph Mining
  • Network Analytics
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Feature Engineering
  • Deep Learning
  • Bayesian Methods
  • Anomaly Detection
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Spatial Data Analytics
  • Medical Image Analysis
  • Object Recognition
  • Scene Analysis
  • Optimisation
  • Graphical Models
  • Relational Models
  • Text Analytics and NLP
  • Information Retrieval
  • Knowledge Representation
  • Knowledge-Based Systems
  • Planning and Reasoning
  • Data Visualisation and Exploration
  • Networking Technologies

  • Multimedia & Communication Networks
  • Wireless Ad hoc/ Sensor/IoT Networks
  • Mobile & Personal Area Networks
  • Vehicular Ad-hoc Network
  • Optical Network
  • Software-Defined Networks
  • Content Distribution Networks
  • Cognitive Radio Networks
  • DNA Inter Networks
  • Next-Generation Communication Networks
  • Mobile & Ubiquitous Communication Networks
  • Social Computing and Networks
  • Sequential, Parallel, Distributed and Cloud Computing

  • High Performance Computing
  • Distributed and Parallel Systems
  • Load Balancing and Partitioning
  • Computing Techniques (Quantum, Cloud , Cluster & Grid, Scalable, Cellular, Membrane)
  • Modeling and Performance Analysis in Cloud Computing
  • Multi-Cores
  • Memory Hierarchy
  • Multiprocessor Synchronization and Debugging
  • Concurrent Programming
  • OS Virtualization
  • Data Center Architectures and Services
  • Distributed Databases
  • Query and Search Engine Optimization
  • Hardware Acceleration for Parallel Applications
  • Parallelism in Scientific Data Visualization and Visual Analytics
  • Parallel Languages, Programming Environments and Performance Assessment
  • Hybrid Parallel Programming with GPUs and Accelerators
  • Advances in Software Engineering

  • The Software Process
  • Software Engineering Practice
  • Web-Engineering
  • Quality Management
  • Managing Software Products
  • Advanced Topics in Software Engineering
  • Multimedia and Visual Software Engineering
  • Software Maintenance and Testing
  • Web-Based Education Systems and Learning Applications
  • Software Engineering Decision Making
  • Knowledge-based Systems and Formal Methods
  • Multimedia, Image Processing, Embedded Systems

  • Image and Video Processing
  • Embedded Computing
  • Multi Media Audio and Video Streaming
  • Medical and Bio-medical Imaging
  • Robot vision systems for Manipulation and Navigation
  • Cognitive and Biologically-inspired Vision
  • Image Processing in Forensic Science
  • Biomedical Computing
  • Image/Shape Representation and Recover
  • Face and Gesture Recognition
  • Social Media Applications with Images and Videos
  • Machine Learning and Deep Learning for Images and Videos
  • Augmented Reality
  • Virtual Reality
  • Healthcare and Clinical Decision Support
  • Security and Privacy

  • Access and Usage Control
  • Authentication, Privacy and Security Models
  • Content Protection and Digital Rights Management
  • Cryptographic Algorithms
  • Cyber Security
  • Identity and Trust Management
  • Information Hiding and Anonymity
  • Intrusion Detection and Response
  • Legal and Regulatory Issue
  • Malware Detection
  • Mobile Systems Security
  • Security and Trust in Social Media
  • Risk and Reputation Management
  • Security and Privacy in Cloud and Pervasive Computing
  • Security Architecture and Design Analysis
  • Threat Awareness
  • Vulnerability Analysis and Countermeasures
  • Web Applications and Services Security
  • Security, Trust and Risk in Big Data
  • Privacy Preserving Big Data Access
  • Special Track

  • Internet of Things & Next Generation Networking and Wireless Systems
  • Climate & Eco-System Monitoring
  • Energy Harvesting
  • Storage and Recycling
  • Energy Saving Solutions and Trade-Off
  • Power Aware Algorithms and Protocols
  • Renewable Energy based Algorithms
  • Smart Buildings
  • Eco-friendly Computing & Green Cloud Computing
  • IOT Business Models & Case Studies
  • Green IOT
  • IOT Architectures, Platforms and Applications
  • Mobile IOT
  • Web of Things
  • Green Communication
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Forensics and Privacy for Smart World

  • Important Dates

    Description Date
    Paper Submission Starts from October 31, 2019
    Last Date for Paper Submission January 30, 2020
    February 20, 2020
    Deadline for Camera Ready Paper February 15,2020
    February 25, 2020
    Accepted Notifications Starts From January 15,2020
    Registration Starts From January 15,2020
    Last Date for Registration February 15,2020
    February 25, 2020
    Conference Dates March 19 & 20, 2020
    July 29 & 30, 2020

    Registration Details

    Once your paper is ACCEPTED, the registration process begins. It is mandatory to complete the registration process by the firm deadline of February 25, 2020. Please follow the instructions herein described :

    1. You must proceed with the payment according to the chosen method. We accept payment by Net-Banking / NEFT /IMPS / RTGS / UPI.
    2. It is mandatory for at-least one author of an accepted paper to register in order for the paper to appear in the Conference Proceedings / Journals.
    3. For registering to the conference, you must click the registration form link given in the paper acceptance notification e-mail.
    4. In the registration form submit the paper details and final abstract of the paper.
    5. Payment proof needs to be uploaded in PDF/Image format while filling the registration form.
    6. The registration for the ICICCAS-2020 conference is only valid after receipt of the full registration fees.

    Note :

    1. ✓ Best Paper Award will be given for each track of the conference.
    2. ✓ All accepted and presented papers will be published in "Book of Abstract" with ISBN number.
    3. ✓ All high quality research papers will be considered for publication in UGC / SCOPUS /SCI Indexed Journals with additional charges.
    4. ✓ For each Accepted paper,one author must register, pay the registration fee and personally present the paper in the conference.
    5. ✓ Once the Registration is done, NO REFUND is encouraged.

    Account Details

    Account Name ICICCAS-2020
    A/C No. (15 Digits) 8441101056462
    Type of Account Savings Bank (SB)
    NEFT/RTGS/IFSC Code CNRB0008441
    Bank Name Canara Bank
    Branch Name & Address Pondicherry Engineering College Branch
    Pillaichavady, Puducherry-605 014

    Video Conferencing

    1. ✓ Foreign authors/ authors should present their papers via Video Conferencing.
    2. ✓ Authors need to install Webex Meet to orally present the paper through internet.
    3. ✓ Authors must have access to high-speed uninterrupted data connectivity.
    4. ✓ The medium of presentation should be in English only.
    5. ✓ Authors must fill the google form sent through the e-mail for availing the video conferencing facility.
    6. ✓ Last minute requests will not be accepted.


    The paper should be in the format strictly specified on the conference website.
    Only Author(s) of the selected papers will get the intimation about papers accepted for publication.

    Download Paper Format Submit Paper Work

    Journal Details

    The extended version of the selected and presented high quality papers will be published in any one of the following journals:

    1. International Journal of Computer Networks and Communications (IJCNC), AIRCC, SCOPUS Indexed, ISSN: 0975-2293, 0974-9322 (#)
    2. International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE), BEIESP, SCOPUS Indexed, ISSN: 2278-3075 (#)
    3. International Journal of Knowledge Based Organisations (IJKBO), IGI Global, ACM and DBLP Indexed, ISSN: 2155-6393
    4. International Journal of Advanced Trends in Computer Science and Engineering (IJATCSE), WARSC, SCOPUS Indexed, ISSN : 2278 – 3091 (#)
    5. COMPUSOFT: An International Journal of Advanced Computer Technology (IJACT), NISCAIR, SCOPUS Indexed, ISSN : 2320-0790 (#)

    (#) Includes Additional Cost for Publication

    Registration Fee Details

    S.No Category Registration Fee
    1 Research Scholars / Students INR 2500
    2 Academicians INR 3000
    3 Industrial Persons INR 4000
    4 Foreign Delegates USD 300
    5 Foreign Students USD 200
    6 Listeners/Co-Author INR 1000 (per day)

    Important Instructions

    • Author's Guideline
    • At least one author of each accepted paper must be registered for the conference to appear in the proceedings and be scheduled for presentation
    • For "Fee Structure" kindly refer the Registration Link
    • Send the paper in .doc/.docx Format
    • Refer "Sample Paper template” from the conference website.
    • All participants are required to submit registration form and payment proof in compressed (zip) format via email to iciccas2020@pec.edu
    • Important Note
    • Participants MUST bear all banking charges.
    • Registration fees do not include accommodation and travel expenses.
    • All accepted and presented papers will be published in conference proceedings with ISBN number.
    • All high quality research papers will be considered for publication in UGC / SCOPUS Indexed Journals with additional charges.
    • No refund will be made after the completion of Registration Process
    • Fee Inclusions
    • Author/Co-Author Paper Registration Fee includes:
    1. Conference Accessories/Kits
    2. Badge
    3. Conference Proceedings
    4. Certificates for Author and Co-Author (Only Two)
    5. Lunch
    6. Coffee Breaks
    7. Participation in the Technical Program

    • Do's
    • Read the “Instructions” of the conference carefully.
    • Send only Original Research Contributions.
    • Do visit the official conference website (only) and use the official mail id of the conference for all communication and latest information. (Refresh the webpage for any update)
    • All conference notifications will be communicated by registered E-mail only.
    • Dont's
    • Do not send papers with high plagiarism.
    • Do not book your travel and accommodation before taking the “Conference Schedule” mail from our conference coordinator.
    • The organizer will not provide any financial loss for travel cancellation/travel rescheduling due to conference rescheduling.
    • No TA/DA will be provided for this conference.
    • Last minute requests for Video Conferencing will not be permitted.

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    Dr.K.Vivekanandan, Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
    Phone: +91-9443777795

    Dr.P.Salini, Assistant Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
    Phone: +91-7598371452

    Dr.M.Thenmozhi, Assistant Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
    Phone: +91-9500893708

    Dr.R.Sarala, Assistant Professor
    Department of CSE
    Pondicherry Engineering College
    Phone: +91-9442366902

    E-mail: iciccas2020@pec.edu

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