International Forum for Information Technology (INFITT) is pleased to announce that the 12th International Tamil Internet Conference, TI-2013 will be held at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during August 15-18, 2013 .This conference jointly organized by INFITT and University of Malaya with the support of Faculty of Languages & Linguistics, Centre for Information Technology and Program Titian Digital.
INFITT has hosted eight conferences in the USA, Singapore, Malaysia, Germany and India in collaboration with major universities such as University of California at Berkeley, University of Pennsylvania, Cologne University, National University of Singapore, Annamalai University and in Tamil Nadu has organized three conferences with the full support of the Government of Tamil Nadu. This year, INFITT’s executive committee has decided to organize the conference on August 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th at University of Malaya, Malaysia. C.M.Elanttamil, Chairman of INFITT, will chair the Local Organizing Committee (LOC). Mr. Mani M. Manivannan, immediate past Chairman of INFITT, will chair the International Organizing Committee.
Like the earlier Tamil Internet Conferences, the TI-2013 will also have the three components – Research Conference, Exhibition and Community Program. The research papers related to Tamil computing will be presented on August 16th and 17th. Exhibition and Community Program will be open on August 15th 16th, 17th and 18th. Conference Research Program and Tamil Computing Workshops are open only to registered participants while the Exhibition and Community Programs are open to the general public. Dr. Badri Seshadri will chair the Conference Program Committee (CPC) which will deal with research paper submissions and scheduling of the research presentations at the conference.
We invite research papers related to the conference theme of “Tamil Computing for Mobile Devices.” In addition to this, we welcome papers related to Computational Linguistics, Open Source software, eCommerce applications, and other topics of interest to Tamil computing.
In addition to hosting a forum for researchers to exchange ideas, Tamil Internet conferences also serve the larger Tamil community by spreading Tamil Computing technology as well as introducing Tamil software applications to the general public through exhibitions and community programs like in the earlier years. Kanithamizh Sangam will play important role in the organizing of exhibitions.
For more information visit: http://ti2013.infitt.org