About the Conference

The current pandemic situation has been posing new challenges to the educational eco-system worldwide. Several governments across the world have temporarily closed all the educational institutions. Around the globe, there is an increasing demand for online education.

Main objectives of ICTFCE-2020 is to bring together teachers, students, researchers, edtech companies, policymakers in education on a common platform to discuss on the CURRENT TRENDS AND FUTURE CHALLENGES IN EDUCATION

Highlights of this conference are

  • Keynote Talks

  • Paper Presentation

  • Pre-conference Workshop

  • Ideathon for Students & Teachers

  • Debates

  • Panel Discussions

Scope for Publication

Authors will have the opportunity to submit their papers for publication to Technology, Pedagogy and Education (TPE) Journal (Scopus Indexed) by Taylor & Francis or any of the appropriate ICTACT Journals (UGC approved). However, the manuscript will be subjected to the standard peer review process.

CLICK HERE for more details about the TPE (Taylor & Francis) journal.

CLICK HERE for more details about the ICTACT journals.

ICTFCE 2020 Inauguration Program

7th October 2020 - 2.00 PM - 3.15 PM

Detailed Inaugural Session Schedule (PDF)

Chief Guest

Dr. K. K. Aggarwal

ChairmanNational Board of AccreditationIndia

Guest of Honour

Shri. Lakshmi Narayanan

Chairman, ICT AcademyEmeritus Vice-Chairman, Cognizant

Presided by

Dr. G. Viswanathan

Founder and ChancellorVellore Institute of TechnologyIndia

Guest of Honour

Dr. Stephen Garrett

Professor, Head of Schools (Engineering, Mathematics and Actuarial Science)University of Leicester, UK

Special Address by

Dr. Sekar Viswanathan

Vice PresidentVellore Institute of TechnologyChennai, India

Dr. Sandhya Pentareddy

Executive Director
VIT Chennai

Dr. Rambabu Kodali

Vice ChancellorVellore Institute of Technology Vellore - Chennai, India

Felicitation Address by

Dr. V. S. Kanchana Bhaaskaran

Pro Vice Chancellor Vellore Institute of Technology Chennai, India

Dr. S. Narayanan

Pro Vice ChancellorVellore Institute of Technology Vellore, India

Dr. R. Sivakumar

Dean School of Mechanical Engineering VIT Chennai, India

Dr. V. G. Sridhar

Convener, ICTFCE 2020Professor & Deputy DirectorIndustrial Relations & IncubationSchool of Mechanical Engineering VIT Chennai, India

Dr. S. P. Thyagarajan

Formar Vice-Chancellor, Madras UniversityProfessor of Eminence & Dean (Research)Sri Ramachandra University, India

Dr. Anbuthambi Bhojarajan

President ICT Academy

Dr. Furqan Qamar

Professor, Jamia Millia IslamiaFormer Vice Chancellor-University of RajasthanIndia

Dr. Mahesh C. Aggarwal

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Gannon University
United States of America

Dr. Mahendhiran S. Nair

Vice President (Research and Development)
Monash University

Dates to Remember

Extended Abstract Submission Deadline : 5th October 2020

Notification of Acceptance : 6th October 2020

Conference Date : 7th - 9th October 2020

Registration Fee

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic situation, the CONFERENCE/PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS REGISTRATION FEE are completely waived off

Registration fee for the presenting author (first abstract/paper)

  • 1000/- for Indian nationals

  • $ 100 for the foreign nationals

Registration fee for the pre-conference workshop/only conference participation

  • 600/- for Indian nationals

  • $ 60 for the foreign nationals

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