Technopreneurship is an ambitious programme which aims at creating a new type of successful entrepreneur in the domain of information and communication technology (ICT), as well as in the core technology area.
Business ideas related to ICT focusing particularly on the areas of health, education, finance, agriculture, public safety and key government services through the use of technology are welcome.
Researchers, start-ups, ITES professionals and academicians developing technology solutions for the improvement of the lifestyle of global citizens are encouraged to submit article to this special issue.
Suitable topics include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Smart education/learning: Aims to enhance smart thinking and enjoyment of fun educational services through better information technology systems is the main objective. Furthermore, to enhance learning capability, social skills and learning evaluation processes are also essential, and should also be developed.
- Smart transportation: Focuses on developing technologies for intelligent transport systems (ITSs). Smart transportation systems apply electronic, communication, computer, control, sensing and detection technology in all kinds of transportation in order to improve safety, efficiency, service and traffic congestion through transmitting real-time information
- Smart health: Aims to make it easier to monitor health improvement with self-medication through mobile devices, and to interact and communicate your health condition with love ones through accurate and ubiquitous services.
- Multifunctional smart card: Design and development of a single card which is supported by both IC (contact-based) and RF (non-contact-based) interfaces and has excellent security. Development of various apps for multi-function smart cards which provide a high level of security and which can be continually updated as technologies progress.
Submission deadline: 15 June, 2015
Acceptance/rejection notification: 15 August, 2015
Final paper due: 15 October, 2015