FTC 2018 - SAI Conferences

Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2018

Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2018


The conference brought together some of the most devoted minds from academia and industry to share their ideas and showcase achievements. This conference was a forum for technology researchers to promote and defend their work based on its merits. The conference was well attended by 200+ delegates coming from 50+ countries.
The two days conference comprised of 5 keynote talks by esteemed speakers, 167 paper presentations and 6 poster presentations. The breaks in between these sessions gave networking opportunity to the delegates coming from over 50 countries.

Conference Dates: 13-14 November 2018
Conference Venue: Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel Vancouver , BC, Canada

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Post Conference Publications

All FTC 2018 papers were published by Springer. Proceedings have been published in two volumes:

The proceedings have been submitted for indexing to ISI Proceedings, EI-Compendex, DBLP, SCOPUS, Google Scholar and Springerlink

Keynotes and Interviews

Richard New - Western Digital

Richard Vaughan - SFU

Perry Lea - Microsoft

Murry Thom - D-Wave

Michael Filimowicz - SFU

Louis Rosenberg - Unanimous AI

Milan Toma - NYIT

Judy Zaichkowsky - SFU

Derek Jacoby - University of Victoria

Nico Preston - University of Victoria, British Columbia

Michael Bernico - State Farm Insurance

Houwei Cao - New York Institute of Technology