International Conference on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology 2016 (ICISET 2016) was a multidisciplinary international conference organized by the Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE) of International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) in association with the Center for Research and Publication (CRP) of IIUC. The objective of ICISET 2016 was to create a unique opportunity for the scientists, engineers, professionals, researchers and students to present their latest research findings and experiences in the areas of Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Telecommunication Engineering, Pharmacy and other relevant areas of Science, Engineering and Technology. The conference took place on October 28-29, 2016 at the green premises of IIUC located at Kumira, Chittagong. Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), a public university in Malaysia, was the International Partner of ICISET 2016. IEEE Bangladesh Section was the Technical Co-sponsor of the conference.

ICISET 2016 Website: http://www.iiuc.info/iciset2016/index.html
Proceedings of ICISET 2016 in IEEE Xplore: https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome/7845533/proceeding

Summary of submitted papers
Total Submission 289
Number of Universities 63
Public 18
Private 25
Foreign 20
Countries 14
Papers with at least one foreign affiliation: 32
Track-wise Paper Count (Total: 273)
Power Systems and Renewable Energy 48
Motor Drives and Control Systems 16
Circuit, Device and System 45
Communication Engineering and Computer Networks 34
Signal, Image and Multimedia Processing 41
Algorithms and Artificial Intelligence 24
Software Engineering and Data Science 34
Pharmacy 30

Summary of Review Process All the papers have been rigorously reviewed by at least 2 (two) reviewers who holds a PhD and serving as a faculty member in a university.
Number of Reviews: 533
Number of Reviewers: 112
Number of papers accepted: 74
Rate of Acceptance: 25.6%

Keynote Speakers
1. Professor Dr. A. K. M. Azharul Islam
Vice Chancellor
International Islamic University Chittagong, Bangladesh

2. Professor Dr. Chowdhury Mahmud Hasan
Vice Chancellor
Manarat International University, Bangladesh

3. Professor Dr. Mohammad Tariqul Islam
Department of Electrical, Electronic and Systems Engineering
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia

4. Professor Dr. Nowshad Amin
Department of Electrical, Electronic and Systems Engineering
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia

5. Anis Haque, PhD, PEng
Associate Head & Senior Instructor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Calgary
2500 University Dr NW,
Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4, Canada

6. Professor Dr. Kamaruzzaman Seman
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
71800 Bandar Baru Nilai
Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

Special Events
Two events were organized by the IEEE IIUC student branch during the time of the conference.

Poster presentation of student papers
Project Show Competition: In addition to that a workshop on University-Industry Collaboration was organized jointly by IEEE Bangladesh Section and IIUC during the conference on October 29, 2016, where Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Prof. A.K.M. Azharul Islam was the Chief Guest.

Chief Guest of ICISET2016 Conference:
Professor Dr. Jamilur Reza Chowdhury
Vice Chancellor, University of Asia Pacific, Dhaka, Bangladesh &
Former Advisor to Caretaker Government of Bangladesh.