December 26-29, 2020 | Tokyo, Japan

About AIAT.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a hotspot topic in modern academic and scientific field. It is an especially new research direction, so novel and state-of-the-art researches and inventions related to artificial intelligence and computer emerge continuously. Besides, artificial intelligence can be widely applied in many fields, such as robot, decision-making, control system, simulation applications and so on. Therefore, 2020 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Application Technologies (AIAT 2020) will take place in Tokyo, Japan during December 26-29, 2020. It will serve as a catalyst for explorations and discussion on new concepts and novel achievements of artificial intelligence and computer applications from theoretical research and practical applications at the same time.

AIAT seeks to provide a high-level forum for experts, researchers, professionals, innovators and practitioners in the field of Artificial Intelligence from industry and academia to present and discuss the wide spectrum of original and novel researches and contributions together. AIAT welcome authors to submit their articles that illustrate on-going research results, projects, surveying works and industrial experiences that describe significant advances in all of the related areas.

As coronavirus spreads worldwide, some authors cannot attend the conference because of travel restrictions. In order to enhance communication among authors, the organizing committees welcome those authors to join in the conference by media method, like online presentation, video presentation, etc. Online presentation sessions will be arranged accordingly besides oral sessions and poster sessions.

Paper Publication

All submissions will be peer reviewed, and registered and presented papers will be included into AIAT 2020 Conference Proceedings, which will be published into Journal of Physics: Conference Series (JPCS), and submitted for indexing by Ei Compendex, Scopus, Thomson Reuters (WoS), Inspec.

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The conference aims to provide an international platform to present technological advances, launch new ideas and showcase research work in the field of artificial intelligence and application technologies.


**Artificial Intelligence**

**Automation Control and Applications**

AI and evolutionary algorithms

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Constraint-based reasoning and constraint programming

Automated problem solving

Distributed AI algorithms and techniques

Automation Control System

Distributed AI systems and architectures

Automation in Mechanical Manufacturing

Evaluation of AI tools

Brain models, Brain mapping, Cognitive science

Heuristic searching methods

Circuits and Systems 

Integration of AI with other technologies

Cybernetics for Informatics

Intelligent agents

Decision Support Systems

Intelligent data mining and farming

Decision support systems

Intelligent databases

Digital System and Logic Design

Intelligent information fusion

Fuzzy Control and Its Applications

Intelligent information systems

Fuzzy logic and soft computing

Intelligent networks

Industrial Bus Control Applications

Intelligent System Design

Industrial Process Control

Intelligent tutoring systems

Intelligent Decision Support

Intelligent user interface

Intelligent Instrumentation and Detection Technology

Intelligent web-based business

Intelligent Robot 

Languages and programming techniques for AI

Measurement and Diagnosis Systems

Learning and adaptive sensor fusion

Mechatronics System Engineering

Multisensor data fusion using neural and fuzzy techniques

Micro-computer Embedded Control Applications

Neural networks and applications

Natural language processing

Reasoning strategies

NC programming technology

Search and meta-heuristics

Process Control and Automation

Social impact of AI

Sensors and Applications

Social intelligence (markets and computational societies)

Software tools for AI


Organizing Committee

Keynote Speaker I

Bio: Coming soon...


Conference Chairs

Prof. Ferial El-Hawary, Dalhousie University, Canada (IEEE Life Fellow)

Prof. Genci Capi, Hosei University, Japan


Program Chairs

Prof. Simon X. Yang, University of Guelph, Canada

Prof. Dong Hwa Kim, Hanbat National University, South Korea

Assoc. Prof. Hidetoshi Ikeda, National College of Technology, Toyama College, Japan


Technical Committees

Prof. Abraham Sanchez Lopez, Autonomous University of Puebla, Mexico

Prof. Basel Ali Mahafzah, The University of Jordan, Jordan
Prof. Ke-Lin Du, Concordia University, Canada (IEEE Senior Member)

Prof. Alex Mathews, Bethany College, USA(IEEE Member)
Prof. Ryspek Usubamatov, Kyrgyz State Technical University, Kyrgyzstan
Prof. Abdel-Badeeh M. Salem, Ain Shams University, Egypt
Prof. Hamid Ali Abed AL-Asadi,Basra University,Iraq

Prof. Maki Habib, American University in Cairo, Egypt
Prof. Chang-Hsing Lee, Chung Hua University, Taiwan
Prof. Madya Dr. Jamaludin Bin Jalani, University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia

Prof. Sharmila. B, Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore, India (IEEE Member)
Assoc. Prof. Amir H. Gandomi, University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Assoc. Prof. Adnan Albar, King AbdulAziz University, Saudi Arabia (IEEE Senior Member)

Assoc. Prof. Jerry Chun-Wei Lin, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Norway(IEEE Senior Member)
Assoc. Prof. Leonardo Garrido, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico

Assoc.Prof. Mohammad Salah, Hashemite University, Jordan(IEEE Member)
Asst. Prof. Vaitheeswaran Vembarasan, Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, India(IEEE member)
Asst. Prof. Vivek Shandilya, Jacksonville University, USA
Asst. Prof. Miaohui Wang, Shenzhen University, China (IEEE Member)
Asst. Prof. Maqsood Mahmud, Imam Abdulrahman Al Faisal University, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Dipak Kumar Jana, Haldia Institute of Technology, West Bengal

Dr. Ruggero Donida Labati, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy

Dr. Mehdi Davoudi, Politecnico di Milano University, Italy
Dr. Zati Hakim Azizul Hasan, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Dr. Riccardo Guidotti, University of Pisa, Italy

Dr. Gniewko Niedbata, Poznan University of Life Sciences, Poland



Keynote Speaker I

Bio: Coming soon...


Conference Speakers

Keynote Speaker I Prof. Ferial El-Hawary (IEEE Life Fellow)
Dalhousie University, Canada

Bio: Dr. Ferial El-Hawary (M'82-S'86-F'99) received the B.Eng. degree from University of Alexandria, and the M. Sc. from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, in Electrical Engineering; and the Ph.D. in Oceans Engineering from Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada. Dr. El-Hawary is President of BH Engineering Systems Ltd. She served on the Faculty of Engineering at Dalhousie University, where she established and directed the Modeling & Signal Analysis Research Laboratory. Sustained research contribution devoted to OCEANS Application with significant impact on defense, navigation and Oil & Gas exploration. She has published widely in IEEE Journals. She is Editor-in-Chief of The Ocean Engineering Handbook and served as Associate Editor of IEEE Oceanic Engineering Journal. With more than twenty-five years experience in teaching Electrical and Signal Processing for Oceanic Engineering applications, she has made significant and sustainable contributions in promoting and developing continuing education programs. She is the founder of the Modeling and Signal Analysis Research Laboratory at the Faculty of Engineering at Dalhousie University, and founder of BH Engineering Systems Ltd., specializing in technology transfer and professional development courses, linking academic innovations to industrial needs. Ferial has been invited by many of the IEEE International Conferences and University Institutions as a Plenary Speaker.
Ferial has been a devoted IEEE volunteer for over 30 years by serving IEEE and Oceanic Engineering Society (OES) with many different capacities as: IEEE-Board of Directors, Board MGA (2008-2009), IEEE-Honorary Membership Committee and IEEE Fellows Committee member. Served EEE/OES Administrative Committee Member as OES Vice-President International Activities, and OES Membership Committee Chair. Ferial is recognized for her leadership in establishing many of the OES Chapters Globally. Served many of IEEE OCEANS Conferences as General Chair and Co-Chair, as well as IEEE Section Congress’08.
Ferial is the recipient for many awards recognizing her contributions with devoting services to IEEE and some of its Technical Societies: She is the recipient of 2018 - In Appreciation of her Efforts to Promote IEEE Quebec Section, 2017 -“Murugan Memorial Award” for her contributions to the Canadian Atlantic Section and IEEE, the IEEE-Systems Man & Cybernetics Society (SMC) Outstanding Contribution Award, 2008, IEEE- Educational Activities Board (EAB) Meritorious Achievement Award in Continuing Education, 2007, Marine Technology Society (MTS) Ocean Engineering Compass International Award, 2005, the J.J. Archambault IEEE/Eastern Canada Council Merit Award, 2002, IEEE Third Millennium Medal, 2000, IEEE/RAB Achievement Award, 1999 IEEE/OES Distinguished Service Award, 1997, Fellow of MTS, 1985, Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC),1997 and She is a Fellow of IEEE since1999.

Keynote Speaker IIProf. Genci Capi
Hosei University, Japan

Bio: Genci Capi received the Ph.D. degree from Yamagata University, in 2002. He was a Researcher at the Department of Computational Neurobiology, ATR Institute from 2002 to 2004. In 2004, he joined the Department of System Management, Fukuoka Institute of Technology, as an Assistant Professor, and in 2006, he was promoted to Associate Professor. He was a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Systems Engineering, University of Toyama up to March 2016. Now he is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Hosei University. His research interests include intelligent robots, BMI, multi robot systems, humanoid robots, learning and evolution.
Speech Title: Socially Assistive Intelligent Robots Operating in Human Environments
Abstract: The research on intelligent robots will produce robots that are able to operate in everyday life environments, to adapt their policy as environment changes, and to cooperate with other team members and humans. Operating in human environments the robots have to be process in real time a large number of sensory data such as vision, laser, microphone, in order to determine the best action. Learning and evolution have been proved to give good results generating a good mapping of various sensory data to robot action. In this talk, I will overview the existing efforts including our attempts at creating intelligent robots operating in everyday life environments. In particular, I will focus on remotely operating surveillance robot, robot navigation in urban environments, and assistive humanoid robot. I will show experimental results that demonstrate the effectiveness of proposed algorithms.

Plenary Speaker IProf. Simon X. Yang
University of Guelph, Canada

Bio: Prof. Yang has diversified research expertise. His research interests include robotics, intelligent systems, sensors and multi-sensor fusion, wireless sensor networks, control systems, machine learning, fuzzy systems, and computational neuroscience. His significant research contributions can be reflected by his original and innovative work in biologically inspired intelligence with applications to real-time motion planning, tracking and control of various robotic systems, and various other engineering and biomedical systems. He has published about 450 referred papers, including over 250 journal papers. Prof. Yang he has been very active in various professional activities. Prof. Yang serves as the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Robotics and Automation, and an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, IEEE Transactions of Artificial Intelligence, and several other journals. He has involved in the organization of many international conferences.

Plenary Speaker IIProf. Ahmed CHEMORI
LIRMM CNRS / University of Montpellier, France

Bio: Ahmed Chemori received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees, both in automatic control from Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble, France, in 2001 and 2005 respectively. During the year 2004/2005 he has been a Research and Teaching Assistant at Laboratory of Signals and Systems (LSS - Centrale Supelec) and University Paris 11. Then he joined Gipsa-Lab (Former LAG) as a CNRS postdoctoral researcher. He is currently a tenured research scientist in Automatic control and Robotics for the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), at the Montpellier Laboratory of Computer Science, Robotics and Microelectronics (LIRMM). His research interests include nonlinear (robust, adaptive and predictive) control and their real-time applications in robotics (underactuated robotics, parallel robotics, underwater robotics, humanoid robotics and wearable robotics). He is the author of more than 130 scientific publications. He co-supervised 17 PhD theses (including 9 defended) and more than 40 MSc theses. He served as a TPC/IPC member or associate editor for different international conferences and he was involved in the organization of different scientific events, including Summer Schools, workshops and conferences.
He has been a visiting researcher/professor at different institutions (NTNU - Norway, Tohoku University - Japan, EPFL - Switzerland, TUT - Estonia, HUST - China, UPC - China, CINVESTAV - Mexico, UPT - Mexico, Chiang Mai University - Thailand, KAUST - Saudi Arabia, ENIT - Tunisia, ENSIT - Tunisia, UMC - Algeria, etc).
He has also delivered various plenary/keynote lectures at different international conferences.


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Paper Submission


Submission Deadline:
November 10, 2020

Notification Day:
November 30, 2020

Registration Deadline:
December 10, 2020


Full paper should be prepared according to the following template:
Full-Paper Template

Abstract should be prepared according to the following template:
Abstract Template


1) Abstract Submission: Only for presenting, without publishing any paper
2) Paper Submission: Publishing paper as well as presenting it at conference
Online Submission:
Electronic Submission System

Any question, please contact: aiat_info@163.com


1. The submissions should contain original, high quality, not submitted or published elsewhere work.
2. Manuscripts must be written in English.
3. Papers should be submitted electronically in pdf format according to the paper template and should be 4-10 pages including all figures, tables, and references.


All papers are reviewed using a single-blind review process:

authors declare their names and affiliations in the manuscript for the reviewers to see, but reviewers do not know each other's identities, nor do the authors receive information about who has reviewed their manuscript.


All submitted articles should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical. Articles submitted should meet these criteria and must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. We firmly believe that ethical conduct is the most essential virtual of any academic. Hence any act of plagiarism is a totally unacceptable academic misconduct and cannot be tolerated.



Registration Fee




Regular Registration


On-site Registration

Author (Regular)

480 USD

520 USD

Author (Student) *

450 USD

490 USD

Author (TPC Member)

450 USD

490 USD

Author (Online)
400 USD

Presenter Only

340 USD

380 USD

Presenter Only (Online)
300 USD


280 USD

320 USD

Listener (Online)
200 USD

Additional Paper***

360 USD

400 USD

Additional Page **

50 USD

50 USD

Extra Soft Proceedings

30 USD

30 USD

One Day Visit

70 USD

70 USD


* The Author (Student) price is only applied for the paper whose first author is student. Student' ID card copy should be attached for registration.
** One regular registration can cover a paper within Five pages, including all figures, tables, and references.
*** One  registration with one or more additional papers has only one proceedings copy. 

Online Presentation
As coronavirus spreads worldwide, some authors cannot attend the conference because of travel restrictions. In order to enhance communication among authors, the organizing committees welcome those authors to join in the conference by media method, like online presentation, video presentation, etc. Online presentation sessions will be arranged accordingly besides oral sessions and poster sessions.


Refunds Policy

If the participants request cancellation and refund due to personal reasons, the following refund policy applies.
* 60 days ahead of the conference: 70% of payment refund
* 30-60 days ahead of the conference: 50% of payment refund
* Within 30 days ahead of the conference: no refund

Cancellation and refund request must be made formally via email. No shows will not be refunded. The organizing committee is not responsible for problems beyond our control, such as weather conditions, campus conditions, travel difficulties, visa problems, etc. 
* The organizing committees reserves the right to change the dates and place of the conference due to force majeure.
* The losses thus incurred from the force majeure events shall not be liabled and refunds policy shall not apply as well.



For Attendee

Conference Program

December 26, 2020
Registration and Conference Kits Collection

December 27, 2020
Opening Remark+Keynote Speeches+Parallel Sessions

December 28, 2020
Keynote Speeches+Parallel Sessions

December 29, 2020
Academic Visti/One Day Tour (Pending)

Conference Venue

Tokyo, Japan

More information will coming soon...

Latest News

April 5, 2020
2020 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Application Technologies (AIAT 2020) will take place in Tokyo, Japan during December 26-29, 2020.













Visa / Invitation Letter


While travelers from many countries can visit Tokyo and Japan with relative ease for 90 days on a tourist visa, make sure you follow the official Japanese government visa and immigration guidelines to ensure that you can enter the country legally. If you are from a country that requires a visa for entry into Japan—even for a short stay—be sure to follow the required procedures.


Please look at the list of the countries that have the visa exemption agreement with Japan. If your country is included in the list, you usually do not need to apply for an entry visa to Japan.

If your country is not included in the list, you need to obtain a short-term stay visa (“tanki-shouyou visa” in Japanese) from the embassy of Japan in your country.
Read carefully the Japanese visa guide provided by the ministry of foreign affairs. For entry into Japan, a VISA may be required for AIAT 2020 attendees from some countries. Please make sure whether you need to apply for a VISA or not on the web site of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan at :



Invitation Letter

1. The invitation letter will be issued after the successful registration.
2. Your name must be listed exactly as it appears on your passport. Any differences between the name on your passport and the name on your invitation letter or other documentation could lead to a delay and/or denial of your visa.
3. Please note AIAT Conference and the organizing committee of the conference are not authorized to assist with the VISA process beyond providing the Notification of Invitation Letter issued by AIAT Conference and conference Committee Board. Should your application be denied, AIAT Conferences and the organizing committee of the conference cannot change the decision of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, nor will AIAT Conference and the organizing committee of the conference engage in discussion or correspondence with the MOFA or the Embassy on behalf of the applicant. The registration fee cannot be refunded when the VISA application of individual being denied.
4. It takes around one month for the Embassy to process the VISA application, please register as early as you can to make sure you have enough time.


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Keynote Speaker I

Bio: Coming soon...


Call for Reviewers

As a platform for global academic communication, the quality of conference publication has always an aspect attracting much of our attention. To ensure quality of our publication and to better serve the peers in academic circle, we now call for reviewers among professionals and experts of the world.

Professionals and experts who hold PhD(doctoral) degree in the conference related areas are encouraged to join in us and together, we will work hard to become a world-class academic conference.

Please send us your CV by email (aiat_info@163.com) if you are interested in it.

Contact Info

If you have any question, please feel free to contact our conference secretary.

Allison Fung




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