The 14th International Conference on Emerging Technologies for a Smarter World
October 16, 2018 | The Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT) | Stony Brook, New York, 11794, USA
CEWIT2018 is the premier international forum for presentations of original research results as well as the exchange and transfer of innovative, end-to-end solutions, applications, and emerging technologies in Machine Learning, Big Data and Personalized Medicine - three of the most critical components of a smarter global environment. We are expecting renowned speakers, presenters, and panelists from industry, academia, and government, and an impressive international audience at the event.
Organized by the NYSTAR-designated New York State Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT), CEWIT2018 is a destination for researchers, innovators, and entrepreneurs, across borders and disciplines, to exchange ideas, build valuable partnerships, and bring cutting-edge technology to the marketplace. The 2018 program will feature a series of research and entrepreneurial-focused tech talks as Plenary and Keynotes at CEWIT's next generation research and educational facility at Stony Brook University.
CEWIT has been organizing this annual international conference since 2003 with a repertoire that has expanded significantly over the years to now encompass technology entrepreneurship and dynamic cross-disciplinary research. With a history of over 175 participating organizations and 500 attendees, the CEWIT Conferecne has gained recognition as one of the leading information technology conferences, converging academic research, industry advances, and government policy at a single forum.
In addition to its cutting-edge technical content, CEWIT and our community of forward
looking industry partners host a parallel B2B component providing an organized platform
for participants to pursue well-crafted business and investment partnerships, enable
technology transfer, and exchange innovative ideas will fellow entrepreneurs and technical
The CEWIT2018 B2B component serves as the key the business function of the CEWIT Conference’s three-part objective – Technical: to disseminate cutting-edge developments and applications of emerging technologies in infrastructure, healthcare, and energy; Business: cultivate commercialization potential of resulting technologies to drive the local, regional, and global innovation economies; and Social: to enhance industry, academia, and government synergy.
The CEWIT2017 program welcomed a 50/50 blend of industry and academia participants across 15 countries, with chief and director level executives accounting for 40% of the audience base. A total of 80 presenters took the podium in 12 breakout sessions, including a parallel entrepreneurship-focused track on the principles of both starting and funding an emerging technology venture. The Conference additionally hosted over 45 high-profile regional and international exhibitors across IT, Engineering, Health, Law, Education, and Media sectors, as well as a 20 company delegation from Israel in over 50 privately held business-to-business meetings.
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