2017 Cross-Strait Symposium on Information Science and Technology
CNIC has been organizing the Cross-Strait Symposium on Information Science and Technology with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the Academia Sinica since 2002. This symposium has made a great deal of contributions to cross-Strait communication and collaboration on information technology and its use in supporting the development of natural sciences, social sciences and education.
Organized by CNIC and co-organized by the Hefei Institutes of Physical Science of the CAS, the twelfth Cross-strait Symposium on Information Science and Technology (CIST2017) was held in Hefei on November 23-24, 2017. Nearly seventy scientists and IT engineers from the CAS, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Academia Sinica, Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Macau Association for Science and Technology and University of Macau attended the symposium and had in-depth discussions on various topics such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big data, new media technology, Internet of things, geographic information system, e-science application, and IT applications in social sciences, biodiversity and public outreach.
Group photo of CIST2017