Poster CommTECH Ideas


ITS International Office is again holding CommTECH Camp Highlight 2017 with new concept. Listening to the voice of the former participants, They decided to extend the program to 14 days in order to provide more interaction among participants. This program will be held on 12 – 25 July 2017. Not only that, the coming CommTECH Highlight 2017 will be organized in a form of Project based Learning (PbL). Participants will be team up & given a real problem related to the topic to be solved. More engagement among participants, facilitators, and community is truly encouraged. It becomes even more attractive because at the end of the program, all participants will have an opportunity to present their project and ideas developed during the program in front of wider audience in the CommTECH Ideas. CommTECH Ideas is an international student conference which invites students and young researchers from all around the world to share knowledge and ideas to solve real problems in society with multi-disciplinary approach.

CommTECH Ideas is a 3-day international student conference which invites students and young researchers from all around the world to come and share knowledge and ideas to solve global economic problems from multidisciplinary approach. In addition to oral and poster presentation, participants will be challenged to present in 3-Minute Ideas (3MI) presentation. 3MI, adapted from the 3-Minute Thesis, is an exciting presentation approach which facilitates presenters to effectively explain their original works to non-specialist audiences in three minutes. This program will enhance the perspective of participants and broaden their horizon with increase knowledge and understanding.

The theme of the program is “Solving Local Problems with Global Knowledge”.  ITS have been working hard to make the program a truly memorable experience for all participants.

CommTECH Camp Highlight 2017 offers 2 fascinating courses:

Sub Course A: Water Sensitive City (WSC)

This course introduces participants to the concept of water sensitive city. The participants will learn on how cities in developing countries can have better chances towards more sustainable, resilient and livable conditions. Participants will be exposed to real water related problems and expected to solve a community based problem using science and technology through a multi-disciplinary approach.

Sub Course B: Smart City

This course introduces participants to the concept of smart city and how Surabaya evolves towards a smart city. Many aspects of smart city including urban planning, infrastructure, the use of ICT, transportation, environment and economic will be evaluated through an interactive teaching method and a lot of site visits. Participants will also get involved in discussions with community and government agencies to address a case study based on Surabaya’s condition.

Important Dates

15 May 2017 : Abstract Submission Deadline
29 May 2017 : Announcement of Accepted Abstract
31 May 2017 : Early Bird Registration Deadline
16 June 2017 : Paper Submission Deadline
17 – 20 June 2017 : Paper Editorial Review
21 June 2017 : Announcement of Paper Editorial Review
3 July 2017 : Camera-ready Paper Submission Deadline
10 July 2017 : Registration Deadline
24 – 26 July 2017 : CommTECH Ideas 2017

Payment Type

Bank transfer to “CommTECH Ideas 2017”

Account No. : 8257711020710001
Bank : Bank Nasional Indonesia (BNI)
Branch Office : ITS Surabaya
Country : Indonesia
Swift Code : BNINIDJA

How to Apply

Application Form: LINK

Abstract Template: LINK

Full-Paper Template: LINK


The details of CommTECH ITS 2017 can be obtained from this LINK.

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