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The 12th International Multi-Conference on
Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics: IMCIC 2021©
 
March 9 - 12, 2021  ~  Virtual Conference
*** COVID-19 Update  –  The conference has been moved to an entirely virtual event (March 9 - 12, 2021). ***



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Tuesday, March 09, 2021

Tuesday, March 09, 2021
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Conversational Session: "Privacy and Cybersecurity"
Host and Moderator:
Nicola Fabiano

Studio Legale Fabiano, Italy
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
8:40 AM - 9:20 AM
Conversational Session: "'Improving Life' as a North Star for Research"
Host and Moderator:
Teresa Langness

Full-Circle Learning, United States
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Conversational Session: "Cybernetics and Philosophy"
Hosts and Moderators:
Jon K. Burmeister

College of Mount Saint Vincent, United States
Ziyuan Meng
Drew University, United States
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Conversational Session: "A Program for Inter-Disciplinary Communication via Trans-Disciplinary Topics in Engineering and Computing"
Host and Moderator:
Andres Tremante

Florida International University, United States
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
10:40 AM - 11:20 AM
Conversational Session: "Online Education and Communication: COVID-19 – The Elephant in the Room"
Hosts and Moderators:
Risa Blair

Purdue University Global, United States
Suzanne Lunsford
Wright State University, United States
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
Conversational Session: "Fraud, A Multidisciplinary Element"
Host and Moderator:
Alina Chiriac (Matei)

University of Economic Studies in Bucharest, Romania
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
12:00 PM - 12:40 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "El Papel de la Tecnología en los Sectores: Educativo, Económico y Científico Durante la Pandemia por COVID-19"
"Hosts" y Moderadoras:
Elena F. Ruíz Ledesma, Lorena Chavarría Báez y Rosaura Palma Orozco

Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
12:40 PM - 1:20 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "Un Programa de Comunicación Interdisciplinaria a través de Temas Trans-Disciplinarios en Ingeniería y Computación"
"Host" y Moderador:
Andrés Tremante

Florida International University, United States
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
1:20 PM - 2:00 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "Ética y Regulación en la Sociedad del Conocimiento"
"Host" y Moderador:
Abel Suing

Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja, Ecuador
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "El Papel de la Tecnología en los Educación Superior"
"Hosts" y Moderadoras:
Ariana Acón Matamoros y Aurora Trujillo Cotera
Universidad Estatal a Distancia, Costa Rica
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
2:40 PM - 3:20 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "La Ética Profesional en el Ejercicio de la Ingeniería"
"Hosts" y Moderadores:
Liliana González Palacio

Universidad de Medellín, Colombia
César F. Cadavid Grajales

Consejo Profesional Nacional de Ingeniería, Colombia
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
3:20 PM - 4:00 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "Desarrollo Sostenible y Comunicación Digital Estratégica"
"Hosts" y Moderadoras:
Karina P. Valarezo González, Andrea V. Velásquez Benavides y Fanny Y. Paladines Galarza

Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja, Ecuador
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "Ciudades Inteligentes"
"Host" y Moderadora:
Victoria E. Ospina Becerra

Escuela Colombiana de Ingeniería Julio Garavito, Colombia
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
4:40 PM - 5:20 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "Tendencias de la Universidad del Futuro"
"Host" y Moderadora:
Bertha Ulloa Rubio

Universidad César Vallejo, Perú
 
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
5:20 PM - 6:00 PM
Sesión Conversacional: "Bibliometria, Cientometria e Interdisciplinaridade"
"Host" y Moderador:
Eduardo A. Dutra Moresi

Universidade Católica de Brasília, Brasil
 
 

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Does Learning Multidisciplinary Field of Biomedical Engineering Help Pandemic of COVID-19?"
Shigehiro Hashimoto
Kogakuin University, Japan
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
8:40 AM - 9:20 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "The Paradox of Adequate Privacy for Minors on Online Digital Platforms: Waiting for Godot"
Nicola Fabiano
Studio Legale Fabiano, Italy
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM

Plenary Keynote Address: "Interdisciplinarity and Universality of Foreign Languages Education"
Rusudan Makhachashvili
Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine
Ivan Semenist
Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
"Interdisciplinary Skills Development Through Final Qualification Assessment: Survey Study for European and Oriental Languages Programs"
Makhachashvili, Rusudan; Semenist, Ivan (Ukraine)
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
This invited session spans multiple time slots. Please see below other presentations scheduled for some of these time slots.
Invited Session: "Biomedical Engineering I"
Organizers: Shigehiro Hashimoto and Hirotoshi Hishida (Japan)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"Behavior of Cell on Micro Ridge Pattern After Continuous Stimulation of Tangential Force"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Morita, Yu; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Endo, Yuji (Japan)
 
"Effect of Contact between Myoblasts on Making Orientation of Cells under Shear Flow Field"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Sakai, Michitaka; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Endo, Yuji (Japan)
 
"Effect of Shape of Cell on Dielectrophoretic Movement in Flow Channel"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Noji, Takeru; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Endo, Yuji (Japan)
 
"Effect of Cell Type on Behavior of Cell under Shear Flow Field Before and After Division"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Asahino, Akira; Endo, Yuji (Japan)
 
"Effect of Activity of Cell on Division under Shear Flow Field"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Asahino, Akira; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Endo, Yuji (Japan)
 
"Tracking of Deformation of Cell During Passing Through Micro Gap"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Toyota, Shoki; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Endo, Yuji (Japan)
 
"Effect of Shape of Cell on Movement over Micro Groove in Flow Channel"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Kuwabara, Shono; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Endo, Yuji (Japan)
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
"SOLVeR: A Blueprint for Collaborative Optimization in Practice"
Blank, Julian; Deb, Kalyanmoy (United States)
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
"Artificial Intelligence and Neuroscience: The Impact on Data Protection and Privacy"
Fabiano, Nicola (Italy)
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
"Q-Learning Interacting with Kalman Filters"
Takahata, Kei; Miura, Takao (Japan)
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
"A Graphical Approach to Solving Math Word Problems"
Cwiakala, Martin (United States)
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
1:00 PM - 1:40 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Teaching Mathematics as Communication, Trigonometry Comes Before Geometry, and Probably Makes Every Other Boy an Excited Engineer"
Allan Tarp
MATHeCADEMY.net, Denmark
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
1:40 PM - 2:20 PM

Plenary Keynote Address: "Bridging the Persistent Digital Divide – Digital Literacy and Customized Open-source Solutions"
Haniph Latchman
University of Florida, United States / University of the West Indies, Jamaica
Maurice McNaughton
University of the West Indies at Mona, Jamaica
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
2:20 PM - 3:00 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Introducing Behavioral Cybersecurity"
Wayne Patterson
Howard University (Retired Professor), United States
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
"Inter-Personal Tensions within Organizations – A Systemic Approach for Personal Development"
Belcredi, Philipp; Stingl de Vasconcelos Guedes, Tilia (Austria)
 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
"Bestination: A Sustainable Approach to Problem Solving for Entrepreneurs"
Sachayansrisakul, Navarat*; Ponnara, Nattawat** (*Australia, **Thailand)
 

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Thursday, March 11, 2021
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Using Applied Technology to Enable Active Learning Environment: An Era of Online Learning"
Areej ElSayary
Zayed University, United Arab Emirates
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
8:40 AM - 9:20 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "International Conferences: Topoi of Inter-Disciplinary Communication or a Break-Down of It?”"
Ekaterini Nikolarea
University of the Aegean, Greece
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Many Talents Is No Talent: Creativity and Virtual"
Patrick Mennig
Fraunhofer IESE, Germany
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
"Evaluation of Simulation Based Education Clinical Preparation Program for Unstable Patient Management"
Kitapcioglu, Dilek; Yaylaci, Serpil; Inanici, Sinem Yildiz; Aksoy, Mehmet Emin; Gulpinar, Mehmet Ali (Turkey)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This invited session spans multiple time slots. Please see below other presentations scheduled for some of these time slots.
Invited Session: "Biomedical Engineering II"
Organizers: Shigehiro Hashimoto and Hirotoshi Hishida (Japan)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"Experiment of Music Therapy Conducted at a Classical Music Recital - Measurement of Pulse Wave, Blood Pressure and Mind Orientation -"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Kasahara, Riku; Hishida, Keiko; Fujii, Yamato; Etoh, Hina; Hishida, Mitsuhiro; Hishida, Yasuhiro (Japan)
 
"Experiment of Music Therapy Conducted at a Classical Music Recital - Measurement of Saliva Amylase, Hand Sweat and Muscle Hardness -"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Kasahara, Riku; Hishida, Keiko; Komatsu, Yoshihiro; Etoh, Hina; Hishida, Yasuhiro; Hishida, Mitsuhiro (Japan)
 
"Construction of a Music Database for Earphone Hearing Loss Prevention and Music Therapy"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Yamamoto, Dai; Kasahara, Riku; Komatsu, Yoshihiro; Hishida, Keiko; Hishida, Yasuhiro; Hishida, Mitsuhiro (Japan)
 
"Basic Research on Music Therapy - Proposal on Timbre Comparison Experiment Method -"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Liu, Jiayue; Komatsu, Yoshihiro; Hishida, Keiko; Hishida, Mitsuhiro; Hishida, Yasuhiro (Japan)
 
"Earphone Hearing Loss - Discussion of Accuracy of Ear Age Conversion Method -"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Watanabe, Tomoki; Fujii, Yamato; Hishida, Yasuhiro; Hishida, Mitsuhiro (Japan)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
"Electromagnetic Security Vulnerabilities and Instruction Disassembly of Controller in Adaptive Controllers"
Vaidyan, V.M.; Tyagi, Akhilesh (United States)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
"Engaging Students in Teaching and Learning Research Methods"
Mary, Daw (Myanmar)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
"A University's Developmental Framework: Creating, Implementing, and Evaluating a K-12 Teacher Cybersecurity Micro-Credential Course"
Mugayitoglu, Bekir; Borowczak, Mike; Burrows, Andrea; Carson, Amanda; Person, Caitlin; Finch, Alexander; Kennedy, Caitlin (United States)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
"Capturing Music Engagement Among Women with ALZ/Dementia Using iMovie Technology"
Thompson, Laura (United States)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
"Quest for Quality Teachers as an Indispensable Factor for Student Success: Case Study United Arab Emirates"
Kyriakidis, Kleanthis; Koikas, Evgenia (United Arab Emirates)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
"A Hybrid Asynchronous-Synchronous Learning Network (HASLN) Flipped-Classroom Approach in Engineering Education"
Latchman, Haniph*; Aiken, Paul**; Anderson, Stephan**; Bernard, Richard**; Gordon, Rene** (*United States, **Jamaica)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
1:00 PM - 1:40 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "'Improving Life' as Your North Star for Research"
Teresa Langness
Full-Circle Learning, United States
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
1:40 PM - 2:20 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Implicit Cybernetic Systems – A Controlling Metaphor, or a Metaphor Out of Control?"
Thomas Marlowe
Seton Hall University, United States
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
2:20 PM - 3:00 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "The Predatory Journal: Victimizer or Victim"
T. Grandon Gill
University of South Florida, United States
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
"Exploración de un Modelo de Emprendimiento Solidario en el Marco de la Convergencia de la Cuarta Revolución Industrial y el COVID-19"
Rojas-Mendizabal, Veronica A.; Serrano-Santoyo, Arturo; López-Hernández, Carlos G. (Mexico)
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
"The Brotherhood and the Islamization Discourse in Egypt"
Taha, Mohamed (United Kingdom)
 

Friday, March 12, 2021

Friday, March 12, 2021
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "The Borders of Cognition – State-of-the-Art Perspectives"
Yuriy Mikheev
Saint Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
8:40 AM - 9:20 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Legal Education as Support for Democracies"
Adrian Leka
University of Shkoder, Albania
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Issues of Form"
Stefano Follesa
University of Florence, Italy
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
"Power Grid Vulnerability Analysis with Rising Renewables Infiltration"
Das, Saikat; Wang, Zhifang (United States)
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
This invited session spans multiple time slots. Please see below other presentations scheduled for some of these time slots.
Invited Session: "STEM/STEAM/Entrepreneurial Education: New Conceptualizations and Pedagogy"
Organizers: Areej ElSayary and Sufian Forawi (United Arab Emirates)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"Theoretical and Practical Frameworks of Effective STEM Education: The UAE Context"
Forawi, Sufian A. (United Arab Emirates)
 
"Reforming GCC Mathematics and Science Curricula"
Madani, Rehaf (United Arab Emirates)
 
"STEM Education Policy Development"
Al Quraan, Elaine (United Arab Emirates)
 
"Teaching and Assessing Creativity in STEAM Education"
ElSayary, Areej (United Arab Emirates)
 
"STEAM Education Implementation Roadmap"
Assaf, Noura (United Arab Emirates)
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This invited session spans multiple time slots. Please see below other presentations scheduled for some of these time slots.
Invited Session: "Towards Business Sophistication and Sustainability"
Organizer: Natalja Lace (Latvia)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"Exploring Prerequisites of Competence-Based Synergy in the Acquisition Processes in ICT Industry: Success Factors Approach"
Čirjevskis, Andrejs (Latvia)
 
"Venture Capital Supply Determinants in Undeveloped Markets"
Matisone, Anita; Lace, Natalja (Latvia)
 
"The Influence of Selected Microeconomic Factors on the Willingness of the Company Operating in Creative Industries to Collaborate"
Micak, Peter; Kocmanova, Alena (Czech Republic)
 
"Putting into Action Crisis-Driven Business Solutions During COVID-19 Pandemic"
Oganisjana, Karine; Lace, Natalja (Latvia)
 
"Organizing Studies Entrepreneurially to Adjust Inner and Outer Worlds During COVID-19"
Oganisjana, Karine*; Westerberg, Mats**; Hietanen, Lenita*** (*Latvia, **Sweden, ***Finland)
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
"The Interface of Human (Nous) and Artificial (Computer) Intelligence in Inter-Disciplinary Research, International Communication and Education"
Nikolarea, Ekaterini (Greece)
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
"A Data Oriented Approach to the Problem of Power Grid Non-Technical Losses in Developing Countries"
Grant, Leonardo*; Latchman, Haniph** (*Jamaica, **United States)
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
"Covid-19 Context for Meta Assessment of Digital Learning on European and Oriental Languages Programs"
Makhachashvili, Rusudan; Semenist, Ivan (Ukraine)
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
1:00 PM - 1:40 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Online Education and Communication: COVID-19 - the Elephant in the Room"
Risa Blair
Purdue University Global, United States
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
1:40 PM - 2:20 PM

Plenary Conversational Session: "Ethical and Meta-Ethical Issues of Peer Reviewing"
Risa Blair
Purdue University Global, United States
Nagib Callaos
International Institute of Informatics and Systemics (IIIS), United States
Jeremy Horne
Southwest Area Division- American Association for the Advancement of Science (President-Emeritus), United States
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
2:20 PM - 3:00 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Zero Is Greater Than One"
Jeremy Horne
Southwest Area Division- American Association for the Advancement of Science (President-Emeritus), United States
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
"Development of Game-Based Learning Scenarios for Social Engineering and Security Risk Management for SMEs in the Manufacturing Industry"
Scholl, Margit; Gube, Stefanie; Koppatz, Peter (Germany)
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
"Security, Privacy and Interoperability Requirements for Peruvian Remote Digital Signatures"
Papa Quiroz, Erik Alex; Cruzado Quispe, Ever; Quiroz Papa de Garcia, Rosalia (Peru)
 
Friday, March 12, 2021
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
"Mobile-Based Assessment and College Students' Motivation, Self-Efficacy, and Academic Performance"
Mokhtari, Abrisham; Ciancio, Julie; Consten, Jodi (United States)
 



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