The 6th Y4iT Research Summit (or YRS 2024), organized by the UP System IT Foundation (UPSITF), sought to highlight exceptional student research, to identify societal issues and present potential solutions through the utilization of ICT.The summit featured a selection of the best ideas, competing for awards in both the oral and poster presentation categories.

Deadline for Submission of Entries (Oral and Poster):  April 5, 2024
Announcement of Accepted Abstracts:   April 15, 2024

Research work in the following areas were submitted:A) Information Systems and Information Technology
B) Computer Science and Computer Engineering
Requirements for Screening:1. A one-page abstract outlining the research or project concept, its relevance, limitations, methodology, and initial results (if applicable), in PDF format.2. A scanned copy of the researchers’ school IDs with a picture.3. An endorsement letter from the head of the researchers’ institution.4. Note: The principal author of the paper must be a student.

All submissions were reviewed, and the top 3 entries submitted for oral presentation in each research area were selected to present at the Summit (15 minutes each). Selected researchers were invited to submit their work as full papers for publication in the Y4iT Research Journal.

6th Y4iT RESEARCH SUMMIT (YRS 2024)May 03, 2024
UP Film Center, UP Diliman, Quezon City
9:00AM to 5:00PM

Y4iT RESEARCH SUMMITThe Y4iT Research Summit (YRS) serves as a distinguished platform for highlighting exceptional student research and aims to foster the exchange of ideas among student researchers nationwide, with a focus on computing science and technologies. Our objective is to facilitate discussions that contribute to both national and global development, emphasizing innovative solutions to challenges such as poverty, climate change, health, and others. The summit offers an invaluable opportunity for young IT researchers to enhance their capabilities and engage in dynamic learning experiences. Participants will have the chance to present and discuss their ideas, whether they be for thesis, capstone/research projects, or paper requirements at their respective colleges/universities.

Conference Committee:Chairman:
Dr. Jaime D.L. Caro
Dr. Annette Lagman
Prof. Rommel Feria
Prof. Rowena Solamo
Dr. Sheila Magboo

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