ICOAI 2019

Invited Speakers

Invited Speakers


Assoc. Prof. Mario Konecki
University of Zagreb, Croatia

Associate Professor Mario Konecki, Ph.D. is a former special advisor to the rector of the University of Zagreb for Internet services and international cooperation, and coordinator of the Croatian Rectors' Conference for information technology. He teaches at the Faculty of Organization and Informatics in Croatia, and is the author or co-author of more than 100 scientific and professional papers. He has been awarded with 7 best paper awards, and has worked on a number of scientific and professional projects. He is active in the fields of education, computer games, virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, programming, assistive technologies, design and entrepreneurship.

Speech Title: The Role of Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence and other New Technologies in Modern Society

Abstract: Society as a concept is experiencing everlasting change, and the latest one comes in the form of new technologies, such as virtual reality, artificial intelligence etc. At this point it is important to understand the technology that is available, and its role in modern society, as well as implications of consequential paradigm shifts. Various domains of new technology application need to be analyzed and consequent changes need to be understood.



Prof. Arti Arya
PES University, India

Dr. Arti Arya has completed her BSc (Mathematics Hons) in 1994 and MSc (Mathematics) in 1996 from Delhi University. She completed her MTech (CSE) from Allahabad Agricultural University and the Doctorate of Philosophy in Computer Science Engineering from Faculty of Technology and Engineering, Mahrishi Dayanand University, Rohtak, Haryana in 2009. She was working as Professor and Head of MCA dept in PESIT, Bangalore South Campus till Aug 2020 and currently serving as Professor in Computer Science Engg. Dept. in PES University since Aug 2020. She has 23+ years of experience in academics, out of which 17 yrs is of research as well. Her areas of interest include Spatial Data Mining, NLP, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Graph Neural Networks, Generative AI, Unstructured Data Management, Applied Numerical Methods, and Biostatistics. She is a Member of ACM, life member of CSI and Senior Member IEEE. She is on the reviewer board of many reputed International Journals like SNAM (Springer, Scopus indexed), IJCDS(Scopus indexed) to name a few. She has around 70+ publications in various reputed International Conferences and Journals. She has guided 2 PhDs in Machine Learning and Spatial Data mining and currently guiding 3 candidates in the area of NLP and Machine and Deep learning. Rest details can be found on https:// in.linkein.com/in/artiarya.