ICT&P - 2003

XXVIII International Conference

Information and Communication Technologies and Programming

June 23 - 26, 2003, Varna (Bulgaria)




The conference is the 28th in a series of conferences
“Information and Communication Technologies and Programming” (ICT&P),
which are being held annually since 1976.


The Conference is dedicated to:
100-th anniversary of the father of the computer - John Atanasoff birthday
10-th anniversary of the International Journal "Information Theories and Applications"
40-th anniversary of the formation of the Department of Information Research at the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics


Aims and Scope

The Conference is a good opportunity for foreign experts to make contacts with Bulgarian computer scientists, as well as to visit some interesting places in Bulgaria (Varna is a town at the beautiful Black Sea coast).

Topics of the conference

- Mobile communication and positioning systems
- Data mining
- E-government
- History of the development of computer science

Besides with these topics, at the Conference could be present papers on the other subjects on the field of information and communication technologies and programming.

Conference organizers

- Association for the Development of the Information Society
- Institute of Mathematics and Informatics BAS

The Association is non-government, not-profit Bulgarian organisation. The members of the Association include Bulgarian Universities and Cultural Institutions.
Computer science development in Bulgaria have started from the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

Program Committee

Luigia Carlucci Aiello, Italy
Micheal Mac an Airchinnigh, Ireland
Plamen Angelov, Bulgaria
Peter Barnev, Bulgaria -- chairman
Avram Eskenazi, Bulgaria
William Grosky, USA
Stefan Kerpedjiev, USA
Boicho Kokinov, Bulgaria -- secretary
Krassimir Markov, Bulgaria
Martin Mintchev, Canada
Nicolas Spyratos, France
Peter Stanchev, Bulgaria
Yuzuru Tanaka, Japan
Costantino Thanos, Italy
Tibor Vamos, Hungary


The accepted papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings.
For preparing the papers for ICT&P please follow the requirements of ICT&P Program Committee given on the www.math.bas.bg/infres/ictp.

The authors could present the papers for publishing in the IJ ITA and will receive a recommendation from the programme committee.
From the beginning of 2003, IJ ITA has some new requirements. Please follow the IJ ITA requirements for manuscripts.


The official languages of the Conference are English and Bulgarian.

Conference fee

The basic conference fees:
Authors and participants - 200 EURO
Accompanying persons - 60 EURO

The conference fee covers admission to conference sessions, the conference proceedings, other documentation, refreshments, a welcome party, a reservation fee for a room at a suitable hotel (with good quality of service at inexpensive rates).

Contact Address

Mrs. Detelina Stoilova
Sofia 1113, Bulgaria Acad. G. Bonchev Str., Block 8
Tel.: (+359-2) 979-2828,-3819, -3813
Tel./Fax: (+359-2) 739-808
e-mail: mailto:ictp@math.bas.bg