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The 2nd International Conference on IT, Communication, and Technology for Better Life (2nd ICT4BL) – was an outstanding event held on November 29-30, 2021. This International Conference by Research Synergy Foundation and Budi Luhur University was held virtually. This conference also Co-Hosted by Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT), Acharya Bengaluru, India, Faculty of Economics Brawijaya University, Atma Luhur Pangkalpinang, Institut Design and Business Bali. This platform increased knowledge among researchers found ideas for further research, and found new research and collaboration opportunities.

2nd ICT4BL 2021

This event was successfully held virtually, and the conference was held in two day. Participants and audiences who attended came from various countries, such as Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Iraq, India, Nigeria, and Japan..

All researchers, scholars, and colleagues participated in the discussions and exchanged ideas at the scientific conference. This conference theme is to explore their thought and finding in various spectrum of IT, Communication and Technology. 

Day 1

In this conference, we discuss and shares research on Technical Information, Information System, Computer System, Tourism Communication, Electrical Engineering, Architecture, Visual, Communication, Technology Management, Financial Technology, Digital Media, Information Technology, Communication Technology, Cyber Communication, Industrial Engineering, Digital Advertising, Technopreneurship and Digital Business. 

Then, the conference opened with a welcome address by Mrs. Santi Rahmawati as MC.

Next event by Dr. Dewi Murtiningsih, as Conference Chair of 2nd ICT4BL 2021 from Budi Luhur University, Indonesia was giving welcome remarks and reports from the committee. She hoped that this event could bring a better research ecosystem and the opportunity to strengthen research on IT, Communication, Technology for our better life.

Dr. Dewi Murtiningsih – Conference Chair of 2nd ICT4BL

Followed by an opening speech from Kasih Hanggoro, MBA as a Chairperson of BPH Budi Luhur Cakti, Indonesia. 

Kasih Hanggoro, MBA – Chairperson of BPH Budi Luhur Cakti

The next session was Dr. Hendrati Dwi Mulyaningsih as Founder & Chairman of Research Synergy Foundation and Co-Conference Chair of ICPPS, continuing the introduction to the research synergy ecosystem. Her explanatory presentation gave informative information on participating in a global research forum. It delivered informative descriptions for lecturers, researchers, students, scholars, and academics, participating in global research forums, organizing international journal publications, and other updated information.

Dr. Hendrati Dwi Mulyaningsih – Founder and CEO Research Synergy Foundation

Next agenda was token of appreciation for all 2nd ICT4BL Co-Host from Acharya Institute of Technology India, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Faculty of Economics and Business University of Brawijaya (FEB UB), IDB Bali, Indonesia and ISB Atma Luhur, Indonesia. 

Keynote Speaker Session 1

The First keynote speaker session from Dr. Ir. Wendi Usino, M.Sc., M.M. as a Rector of Universitas Budi Luhur, Indonesia. 

Dr. Ir. Wendi Usino, M.Sc., M.M. – Rector Universitas Budi Luhur, Indonesia

Keynote Speaker Session 2

The next keynote speaker session from Prof. C K Marigowda as a Head of Information Science and Engineering and Deputy Director-International Collaborations, from Acharya Institute of Technology, India. 

Prof. C K Marigowda – Head of Information Science and Engineering and Deputy Director-International Collaborations,
Acharya Institute of Technology, India

Keynote Speaker Session 3

The next keynote speaker session from Prof. Dato’ Ts. Dr. Aziz Deraman, Faculty of Ocean Engineering Technology and Informatics, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia. 

Prof. Dato’ Ts. Dr. Aziz Deraman – Faculty of Ocean Engineering Technology and Informatics, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia

Online Presentation

The next session was an Online Presentation moderated by 2 Session Chairs. They are the one who lead presenters when presenting their papers and their backgrounds are from various universities in the world. They are Professor. Haw Su Cheng and Dr. P. Naveen from Multimedia University, Malaysia. Today’s online presentation consists of 7 participants.

The discussion was very intriguing, and essential questions are looming. All of the presenters presented the results of their research with great enthusiasm. They share the knowledge from a result of research to improve knowledge. As well as getting scientific feedback from the session chair and audience/attendee with a Q&A session. Through this virtual conference, we still have an opportunity to share knowledge, develop knowledge together, and get a new insight for each other.

The last session of the conference, awarding certificates to the best presenter. This selection is given based on the assessment of the session chair in charge of presentation sessions.

The Best Presentation – The 2nd International Conference on IT, Communication, and Technology for Better Life (2nd ICT4BL) 2021 is: 

Author: Rocky Prasetyo Jati
Paper ID: TBL21112 
Paper Title: “Hyperlocal Media: Promoting Local Culture”

At the end of day 1, closing speech was given by Dr. Dewi Murtiningsih as a Conference Chair of 2nd ICT4BL from Budi Luhur University, Indonesia.

Day one of 2nd ICT4BL 2021 international conference was held successfully.

Day 2

Opening of today’s session is Welcome Remarks of 2nd ICT4BL 2021 – Day 2 was given by Dr. Dewi Murtiningsih as Conference Chair of 2nd ICT4BL from Universitas Budi Luhur, Indonesia.

Keynote Speaker Session 

First agenda of Day -2 was the Keynote Speaker Session, which consisted of 2 Keynote Speakers. 

Keynote Speaker 1

The first keynote speaker was Prof. Dr. Moeljadi, SE., SU., M.Sc. from Faculty of Economics and Business Universitas Brawijaya, Indonesia. 

Prof. Dr. Moeljadi, SE., SU., M.Sc. – Faculty of Economics and Business Universitas Brawijaya, Indonesia

Keynote Speaker 2

The second keynote speaker was Prof. Ir. Dr. Hairul Azhar Abdul-Rashid, Ph.D, P. Eng as a Vice President (Research, Industrial Collaboration & Engagement) Multimedia University, Malaysia.

Prof. Ir. Dr. Hairul Azhar Abdul-Rashid, Ph.D., P. Eng – Vice President (Research, Industrial Collaboration & Engagement) Multimedia University, Malaysia

Online Presentation Session 1

The next session was an Online Presentation moderated by one Session Chairs. They are the one who lead presenters when presenting their papers and their backgrounds are from various universities in the world. They are Engr. Christopher C. Mira from Polytechnic University of the Philippines. Today’s online presentation consists of 6 participants.

 Online Presentation Session 2

The next session was an Online Presentation moderated by two Session Chairs. They are the one who lead presenters when presenting their papers and their backgrounds are from various universities in the world. They are Mrs. Vicka Kharisma from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan & Dr. Rovelina Jacolbia from PUP Philippines. Today’s online presentation consists of 8 participants.

The discussion was very intriguing, and essential questions are looming. All of the presenters presented the results of their research with great enthusiasm. They share the knowledge from a result of research to improve knowledge. As well as getting scientific feedback from the session chair and audience/attendee with a Q&A session. Through this virtual conference, we still have an opportunity to share knowledge, develop knowledge together, and get a new insight for each other.

The last session of the conference, awarding certificates to the best presenter and the best paper. This selection is given based on the assessment of the session chair in charge of presentation sessions and the assessment committee. 

The Best Paper– The 2nd International Conference on IT, Communication, and Technology for Better Life (2nd ICT4BL) 2021 is: 

Author: Dion Eko Prihandono, S.T., M.Sc.
Paper ID: [TBL21122]
Paper Title: “The Concept and Practice of Green Building in Denpasar, Bali`s Commercial Buildings”

Author: Rocky Prasetyo Jati
Paper ID: TBL21112 
Paper Title: “Hyperlocal Media: Promoting Local Culture”

The Best Presentation – The 2nd International Conference on IT, Communication, and Technology for Better Life (2nd ICT4BL) 2021 is: 

Author: Rosmayati Mohemad
Paper ID: [TBL21115]
Paper Title: “Comparative Study of K-Nearest Neighbour and Naïve Bayes Performances on Malay Text Classification”

Author: Putri Suryandari
Paper ID: [TBL21114]
Paper Title: “The Concept of Islamic Housing in Anticipating the Transmission of Coronavirus (COVID 19)”

At the end of day 2, closing speech was given by Dr. Dewi Murtiningsih as a Conference Chair of 2nd ICT4BL from Budi Luhur University, Indonesia.

Last day of 2nd ICT4BL 2021 congress was held successfully.

With this virtual meeting, it is hoped that all participants will gain valuable knowledge, and collaboration will be formed to continue research so that it is more developed. Even though the pandemic still exists, this does not discourage us from researching and sharing knowledge globally from all participants in various countries. The 2nd ICT4BL 2021 conference is held as an ecosystem of scientific meetings following the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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