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Princess Sumaya University for Technology, Amman, Jordan, 9-11 October 2019


The Second International Conference on new Trends in Computing Sciences (ICTCS’19) is organized by the King Hussein School for Computing Science in Princess Sumaya University for Technology in cooperation with Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University (PMU). Building on the resounding success of its first edition, the goal of the conference is to continue providing international biannual forum where international scientists meet with Jordanian scientists from the different fields of computer science to exchange ideas and information on current trends of research results, system developments, and practical experiences. The conference will include distinguished keynote addresses with speakers from both industry and academia. Papers reporting original and unpublished research results and experience are solicited. All submitted papers will be judged based on their quality and relevance through double-blind reviewing. The conference will be published by the Conference Publishing Services (CPS). The proceedings of the conference will be submitted to IEEEXplore and Computer Science Digital Library (CSDL) for indexing


Important Dates:


Paper Submission Deadline         30/04/2019

Decisions to Authors                     30/06/2019

Camera-Ready Deadline               31/08/2019

Early Registration Deadline          22/09/2019

Conference Start Date                   09/10/2019


Prospective authors are invited to submit papers in any of the following areas (not limited to):


Data Science and Big Data

• Evolutionary Computation

• Big Data Analytics

• Information Retrieval for Big Data

• Social Network Analysis

• Data and Text Mining

• Computational Modeling

• Data Engineering

• Mining Massive Data

• Data Visualization

Intelligent Systems

• Knowledge Representation

• Multi-Agent Systems

• Machine Learning

• Fuzzy Systems

• Expert Systems

• Computer Vision

• Neural Networks and Applications

• Pattern Recognition

• Automated Problem Solving

Computer and Network Security

• IoT Security and Forensics

• Mobile, Cloud, FMEC Security and Forensics

• Network Security and Forensics

• Big Data Security and Forensics

Natural Language Processing

Semantic Processing

Latent Semantic Analysis

Linguistic Resources

Text Entailment

Machine Translation

Information Retrieval

Text Mining 

Question Answering

Speech Analysis and Recognition

Internet of Things

• Architectures for the IoT

• IoT new designs and architectures

• IoT/M2M Management.

• Interoperability of IoT systems

• IoT applications 

• Security and privacy of IoT

• Reliability of IoT

• Scalability issues for IoT networks.

• Disaster recovery in IoT



Keynote Speakers:


We are pleased to have the following keynote speakers, who will cover different aspects of the conference topic:


  • Prof. Omer Rana, Cardiff University, UK
  • Prof. George Dafoulas, Middlesex University, UK
  • Prof. Giorgio Giacinto, University of Cagliari, Italy
  • Prof. Eric Schoop, Technical University of Dresden, Germany

Papers Submission Guidelines:


  • Only original unpublished contributions are solicited for presentation.
  • Plagiarism in any form will lead to the rejection of the paper.
  • Simultaneous submissions (papers already submitted to other conferences/ journals) are not allowed.
  • All papers must follow strict IEEE formatting instructions.
  • Violation of which will lead to rejection of the paper.
  • Submitted papers should be written in English with a maximum length of 6 pages.
  • No-show papers are defined as papers submitted by authors who subsequently did not present the paper in-person
         (no videos, no remote cast) at the conference.
  • Noshow papers will be identified as “No-Show” and will not be published.
  • No refund of the paid fees can be claimed by the no-show author.


Submit your paper here before April 30, 2019.


Review Process:


  • Double-blind reviewing
  • Minimum of 2 reviewers per paper; all reviewers are subject matter experts
  • Each reviewer will be given maximum 3 papers to review in a one-month period.
  • Papers will be checked for plagiarism

Paper Format:


    It is required that the manuscript follows the standard IEEE camera-ready format.

  • IEEE templates in MS Word, here
  • LaTex Formatting Macros, here




    The conference will host the following workshops:

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Data Science
  • Digital Forensics and Incident Response
  • Pathway in Forensic Computing (FORC)
  • Virtual innovative teaching and learning (JOVITAL)






Author Registration Deadline

Full Author Rate

USD 200

September 10 , 2019

Students Rate

USD 100

September 10 , 2019

One additional paper is allowed

for the same attendee  of first paper


September 10 , 2019

Full Attendee (None Student)

USD 100


September 10 , 2019

Local Students Attendee Rate

USD 75


September 10 , 2019

Gala Dinner at Dead Sea


USD 50


Optional for other guests

(Gala Dinner is free for registered authors)

Trip to Petra


USD 100



(This include transportation and entrance fees)