SKIMA 2023


SKIMA 2023

15th International IEEE (Tech Co-sponsor) Conference on
Software, Knowledge, Information Management and Applications

(With The International Workshop on Digital Tranformation for better Governance of Organizations)

08-10 December 2023, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


The International Conference on Software, Knowledge, Information Management and Applications (SKIMA 2023is going to be held from 6-8 December in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The conference aims to bring together researchers and experts in Knowledge Management, Software  Engineering, and Information Systems to share their ideas, experiences, and insights. We welcome researchers and practitioners from academia,  industries, research institutions, R&D enterprise services and  governmental organisations to exchange innovative contributions around the conference topics. This conference series was started in an  international collaboration context between research professionals in  Western and Asian countries in Chiang Mai, Thailand 2006. Subsequently,  the next SKIMA conferences were organized in Kathmandu, Nepal in 2008;  Fez, Morocco in 2009; Paro, Bhutan in 2010; Benevento, Italy in 2011, Chengdu, China in 2012, Chiang Mai Thailand in 2013, Dhaka, Bangladesh  in 2014, Kathmandu Nepal in 2015, Chengdu China 2016, Colombo Sri  Lanka in 2017, Phnom Penh, Cambodia in 2018, Maldives 2019 and Phnom  Penh, Cambodia 2022. Digital Transformation of a higher education  institutions will be one of the main focused areas of SKIMA 2023 in which  a session for the head of higher education institutions will be arranged to  share their knowledge, ideas, and views. The research topics of SKIMA  2023 are very significant for developed and fast-growing region. The  topics include but are not limited to:

Submission Guidelines

Authors are invited to submit papers describing original,
  • Artificial Intelligence(AI)
  • Agile and Complex systems
  • AR/VR/Immersive Technology
  • Data Mining/Engineering/Sc.
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Business intelligence
  • Block Chain
  • Cloud computing
  • Cyber Security
  • Complex system management
  • Distribution Systems
  • Education Technology
  • E-& Blended Learning
  • Enterprise interoperability
  • E-strategy / E-Business models
  • e-Tourism
  • Future Internets
  • Fuzzy, GA & neural systems
  • Data Visualisation
  • Information System
  • Intelligent manufacturing systems
  • Medical/Bioinformatics
  • eHealth/mHealth/Digital Health
  • Internet of things(IoTs)
  • Knowledge Management
  • Multi-agent systems
  • Knowledge based entrepreneurship
  • Mobile technology
  • Life-cycle engineering and PLM
  • Mechatronics of production management
  • Multi-objective optimization
  • Network management & security
  • Ontology and mapping mechanisms
  • Representation techniques to semantic modelling
  • Future of digital life
  • Digital/social media marketing
  • Immersive Technology – AR/VR
  • Robotics and mechatronics
  • Sensor design, integration & fusion
  • Service oriented architecture
  • Smart city/village
  • Smart sensors networks
  • Smart home environments
  • Smart vision and image processing
  • Smart/Precision Agriculture
  • Software engineering
  • Supply chains & logistics management
  • System and Information Security
  • Wireless & telecommunications

previously unpublished work, not currently under review by  another conference, workshop, or a journal. Full papers (up to 6 camera-ready pages, 10 pt. font in IEEE format) should present  novel perspectives within the general scope of the conference. All  papers must include title, complete contact information for all authors, abstract, and keywords on the cover page. Paper  submission will be reviewed and evaluated based on its originality,  technical quality, and relevance to the conference. Conference  content will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases. The accepted  paper must be registered and presented in the conference to be  included into IEEE Xplore. Selected papers will be invited to  extend to publish in high-quality journals.



  • Special session & tutorial proposal: 15 August 2023 Full
  • Paper submission deadline: 15 August 2023
  • Notification of paper acceptance: 1 October 2023
  • Camera ready paper deadline: 1 November 2023
  • Conference 8-10 December 2023

Advisory Board

Nor Kamariah Noordin, Universiti Putra Malaysia Yacine Ouzrout, University of Lyon 2, France 

Zoltán Szabo, Budapesti Corvinus Egyetem, Hungary Sothy Khieng, CamTech University, Cambodia 

Abdel Aziz Bouras, Qatar University, Qatar Nidup Dorji, Royal University of Bhutan, Bhutan Ruhul Sarker, University of New South Wales, Australia Hongnian Yu, Edinburgh Napier University, UK Xinheng Wang, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, UK-China



General Chairs

Nurul Mu’azzah Abdul Latiff, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Alamgir Hossain, CamTech University, Cambodia Keshav Dahal, University of the West of Scotland, UK

Program Chairs

Pradorn Sureephong, Chiang Mai University, Thailand Aduwati Sali, Universiti Putra Malaysia Usman Ullah Sheikh, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia



Finance Chairs

Rameshwar Rijal, KEC, Nepal Faizrulhisyam Hashim, Universiti Putra Malaysia



Publication Chairs

Nauman Aslam, Northumbria University, UK Teresa Goncalves, University of Evora, Portugal  Tan Kim Geok, Multimedia University, Malaysia



Publicity Chairs

Aida Ali, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia 

Sophea Prum, CamTech University, Cambodia  

Aicha Sekhari, University of Lyon 2, France 

Dewan Farid, United Int University, Bangladesh Rabindra Bista, Kathmandu University, Nepal 

Amir Qayyum, CUST, Pakistan 

Subrata Dutta, NIT Jamshedpur, India Gan Hong Seng, Liverpool University, Suzhou, P. R. China



Web-System Chair

Nur Luqman Saleh, Universiti Tenaga Malaysia Tek Narayan ADHIKARI, Kantipur Eng. College, Nepa



Technical/ Local Organizing Committee

Syamsiah Mashohor, Universiti Putra Malaysia Norjulia Mohamad Nordin, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Nor Kamariah Noordin, Universiti Putra Malaysia Faisul Arif Ahmad, Universiti Putra Malaysia Sri Devi Ravana, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia Nelidya Md Yusoff, Universiti Putra Malaysia


International Workshop on Digital Transformation

Workshop Chair: Prof Alamgir Hossain & Prof Keshav Dahal 

The workshop aims to promote the concept of Digital Transformation  for better governance of organisations, notably higher education institutions. It will be a three-hour long workshop with the leaders of  national and international higher education institutions, business  organisations and government agencies to share experiences about the  potential and challenges of the digital transformation for institutional  digital services (finance, HR, library, sports, learning management  systems, etc.), e-learning, blended learning, m-learning, VR/game 

based learning, etc. The workshop’s topic includes transforming cross faculty research and innovation using new digital technologies,  particularly data science, AI, immersive Technologies and IoTs. It also  aims to bring a new dimension to the universities to work with the UN’s  SDG team, government agencies and policymakers to build a digital  framework for sustainable socio-economic growth. 


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