Program At a Glance

8.30am-9am Registration
9am-9.15am Welcome Speech by General Chair
9.15am-10.00am Keynote Speech by

Dr. Salama Ikki on


5th Generation Wireless Communications Challenges Including Smart Grids and their Security

10.00am-10.20am Coffee Break
10.20am-10.40am A Chain Based Signature Scheme for Uplink and Downlink Communications in AMI Networks

Samer Khasawneh and Michel Kadoch


10.40am-11am Robustness situations in cases of node failure and packet collision enabled by TCNet: Trellis Coded Network – a new algorithm and routing protocol

Diogo F. Lima Filho and José R. Amazonas


11am-11.20am A Smart Meter Firmware Update Strategy through Network Coding for AMI Network

Syed Qaisar Jalil, Stephan Chalup, and Mubashir Husain Rehmani


11.20am-11.40am On Data Driven Organizations and the Necessity of Interpretable Models

Tony Lindgren


11.40am-12pm Smart Home Security Application Enabled by IoT: Using Arduino, Raspberry Pi, NodeJS, and MongoDB

Chad Davidson, Tahsin Rezwana, Mohammad A Hoque

12pm-1pm Lunch
1pm-1.45pm Keynote speech by

Dr. Andriy Miranskyy on

Processing of streaming data: challenges and solutions

1.45pm-2.05pm Secured Cancer Care and Cloud Services in IoT/WSN Based Medical Systems

Adeniyi Onasanya, Maher Elshakankiri

2.05pm-2.25pm Effectiveness of Hard Clustering Algorithms for Securing Cyber Space

Sakib Mahtab Khandaker, Afzal Hussain and Mohiuddin Ahmed


2.25pm-2.50pm Coffee Break
2.50pm-3.10pm An Implementation of Harmonizing Internet of Things (IoT) in Cloud

Md. Motaharul Islam, Zaheer Khan, and Yazed Alsaawy

3.10pm-3.30pm An MQTT-Based Scalable Architecture for Remote Monitoring and Control of Large-Scale Solar Photovoltaic Systems

Salsabeel Shapsough, Mohannad Takrouri, Rached Dhaouadi, Imran Zualkernan

3.30pm-3.50pm Evaluation Metrics for Big Data Project Management

Munir Ahmad Saeed and Mohiuddin Ahmed

3.50pm-4.10pm Privacy Preserving for Location-based IoT Services

Qiu, Yue and Ma, Maode

4.10pm-4.30pm Protected Bidding Against Compromised Information Injection in IoT-based Smart Grid

Md Zakirul Alam Bhuiyan, Mdaliuz Zaman, Guojun Wang, Tian Wang, Md. Arafat Rahman, and Hai Tao

6.30pm Social Dinner

Elements on the Falls Restaurant

Adress: 6650 Niagara Pkwy, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 0L0, Canada