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2017 International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence and Embedded Systems, Sep 14-16

Posted on 2017-08-08 10:18:46 EEST.

The goal of this international symposium is to share knowledge and experiences in the areas of Ambient Intelligence, Embedded Systems, Internet Programming, and Information Technology.

Time: Sep 14-16, 2017
Place: Vaasa, Finland

It is aimed at researchers and developers from academia and industry as well as experienced students working in those areas of specialization. Companies are invited to participate in the conference and the exhibition that will be organized as part of the conference.

The workshop series was jointly initiated in 2002 by VAMK University of Applied Sciences, Finland, and Kiel University of Applied Sciences, Germany. Since then it has been very successfully organized in Vaasa, Kiel, Aveiro, Geel, Heraklion, Madeira, Chania, Espoo, Berlin, and Oostende. This year the event will be organized in collaboration with Vaasan ammattikorkeakoulu VAMK, University of Applied Sciences in Vaasa, Finland.

Topics of Interest

The conference will cover (but is not limited to) the following topics:

  • Ambient Intelligence (AmI), The Internet of Things (IoT), Ubiquitous and Pervasive Computing, Ambient Assisted Living
  • Embedded Systems, Microcontrollers, Sensors and Actuators, Ambient Intelligence Devices
  • Applications of Ambient  Intelligence and Embedded Systems
  • Mobile Devices and Computing, Industry 4.0, Robotics
  • Wireless Applications, Sensor Networks (WSNs), RFID/NFC, Wearables, Cyber-Physical Systems/Computing, Mobile/Cyber Security
  • Software Engineering for Embedded Systems and Ambient Intelligence, Big Data in IoT and AmI
  • Java Programming, Android and iOS App Development
  • Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Machine Learning
  • International Project and R&D Management
  • Teaching Embedded Systems, IoT, AmI

Presentations can be given in the form of lectures, tutorials, practical demonstrations or combinations of these forms. Optionally we will also prepare a poster session to offer an additional forum for the presentation of relevant topics in R&D. 

Website and Registration

Please visit the symposium website at where you will find all the necessary and current information. A registration form is available on the symposium website.

Official Language

The official language of the symposium is English.


Helmut Dispert (Chair)
Faculty of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Kiel University of Applied Sciences
Kiel, Germany
Ghodrat Moghadampour (Co-Chair and local coordinator)
Department of Information Technology
VAMK University of Applied Sciences
Vaasa, Finland

Abstract Submission

Please forward your abstracts to Helmut Disbert and Ghodrat Moghadampour by August 14, 2017.