Conference Schedule  

Date : 24th of August 2023

Conference keynotes (9.00 - 10.30)

ABCI and the beyond: the world’s first large-scale open AI infrastructure by Dr. Ryousei Takano

High Performance Simulation in the Age of AI by Prof. Simon See
Session 01 - AI and ML (11.00 - 13.00)
11.00 - 11.15

Three-Dimensional Wireless Indoor Localization with Machine Learning Algorithms for Location-Based IoT Applications

Authors - MWP Maduranga, H.K.I.S Lakmal and LP Kalansooriya

Presenting Author - Dr. Pasan Maduranga

11.15 - 11.30

Illuminating the Roads: Night-To-Day Image Translation for Improved Visibility at Night

Authors - H.K.I.S. Lakmal and M.B. Dissanayake

Presenting Author - Mr. Isuru Shanaka Lakmal

11.30 - 11.45

Predicting the Smear Conversion of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients Using Machine Learning

Authors - Ravindu Pathirana, Anusha Jayasiri, and Thanuja Tissera

Presenting Author - Mr. Ravindu Lakshan Pathirana

11.45 - 12.00

Investigation on Cost - Sensitivity in EEG Based Confusion Emotion Recognition Systems via Ensemble Learning

Authors -
Dasuni Ganepola, Indika Karunaratne and MWP Maduranga

Presenting Author - Ms. Dasuni Ganepola

12.00 - 12.15

Terminal Voltage Prediction of Solar-Wind Hybrid Systems with Time Series Decomposition: An Analysis and Comparative Study

Authors - Y S P Weerasinghe, H K I S Lakmal, D R Samila K Wimalarathna, A A S P Jayasinghe and A R C Salgado

Presenting Author - Mr. Yohan Praveen Weerasinghe

12.15 - 12.30

Early Prediction of Coronary Heart Disease Using Hybrid Machine Learning Models

Authors - Saraf Anika, Mahmudul Islam , and Aditya Palit

Presenting Author - Ms. Saraf Anika

12.30 - 12.45

Enhancing Large Language Models with Custom Data: Leveraging of Document Indexing for Contextual Embeddings

Authors - Sudam Rohanadeera

Presenting Author - Mr. Sudam Rohanadeera

Session 02 - Accelerated computing and Distributed Systems (14.00 - 15.00)
14.00 - 14.15

Design and Development of Real-Time IIoT for Multi-Cloud Factory Vehicle Monitoring System

Authors - Patchapong Kulthumrongkul, Papat Fungthanmasarn and Chaodit Asawaku

Presenting Author - Mr. Patchapong Kulthumrongkul

14.15 - 14.30

Towards True Decentralization: Development,Testing and Evaluation of a Novel Blockchain Consensus Protocol

- Kesara Wimal  and Geethapriya Liyanage

Presenting Author - Mr. Kesara Wimal

14.30 - 14.45

Enablement of High-performance Computing and Artificial Intelligence in Space Sciences

Author - Muhammad Ali Ismail

Presenting Author - Prof. Muhammad Ali Ismail

14.45 - 15.00

Scaling Galaxy: A Journey of Community Growth, Deployment Architectures, and Global Services

Author - Nuwan Goonasekera

Presenting Author - Dr. Nuwan Goonasekera

Session 03 - Communications and Networking (15.30 - 17.00)
15.30 - 16.00
Invited talk: The Role of AI in Telco Softwarization by Mr. Anuradha Udunuwara, Sri Lanka Telecom
16.00 - 16.15

Control Plane Comparison of OpenDayLight and Open Network Operating System Controllers

Authors - Mohamed Sati, Moad Emshiheet, Ahmed Majouk, and Salem Omar Sati

Presenting Author - Mr. Mohammed Sati

16.15 - 16.30

SRISC: Open Source Soft Processor Side Channel Analysis Attack Framework Using RISC-V

Authors - Darshana Jayasinghe and Sri Parameswaran

Presenting Author - Dr. Darshana Jayasinghe

16.30 - 16.45

From Opacity to Clarity: Leveraging XAI for Robust Network Traffic Classification

Authors - Chamara Sandeepa, Thulitha Senevirathna, Bartlomiej Siniarski, Manh-Dung Nguyen, Vinh-Hoa LA, Shen Wang, and Madhusanka Liyanage

Presenting Author - Mr. Chamara Sandeepa

16.45 - 17.00

Turbocharging Your Workflow: Unleashing the Power of Modern Tools for Developers, Sysadmins, and Network Engineers

Author - Alex Moura

Presenting Author - Mr. Alex Moura

Date: 25th of August 2023

Closing Plenary
9.00 - 10.30

Snr. Prof. Ranjith Senaratne
Chairman, National Science Foundation Sri Lanka,
Senior Professor of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna,
Former Vice Chancellor, University of Ruhuna

Title: Agriculture in Sri Lanka: Harnessing Potential and Embracing Change

Snr. Prof. Udith K. Jayasinghe Mudalige

Vice Chancellor of Wayamba University of Sri Lanka,
Senior Professor (Chair) of Agribusiness Management Department, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka,
Former Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture

11.00 - 12.30
APAN56 General Assembly