Online Events

We are now preparing the “Virtual ISITA2020” homepage for watching the presentation videos of the accepted papers. The homepage will be available from Oct. 24th.

In addition, we will hold the following “realtime" online events:
- Three plenary talks via Zoom
- Award Ceremony & Announcements via Zoom
- Breaks & Discussion via Gather

Registration is required to participate in these events. Please see below for the detailed schedule.

Sunday, October 25 (HST 14:00-17:00) (UTC: Oct. 26 0:00-3:00, JST: Oct. 26 9:00-12:00)

  • 14:00-17:00  Welcome & Discussion (on Gather)

Monday, October 26 (HST 14:00-22:00) (UTC: Oct. 27 0:00-8:00, JST: Oct. 27 9:00-17:00)

  • 14:00-15:00 Plenary Talk 1 (on Zoom)

Title: Semiquantitative Group Testing with Applications
Speaker: Prof. Olgica Milenkovic (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

  • 15:00-16:00 Breaks & Discussion (on Gather
  • 16:00-17:00 Plenary Talk 2 (on Zoom)

Title: Information-Theoretic Anonymous Cryptographic Protocols
Speaker: Prof. Masahito Hayashi (Southern University of Science and Technology/Nagoya University)

  • 19:00-22:00 Breaks & Discussion (on Gather

Tuesday, October 27 (HST, 14:00-22:00) (UTC: Oct. 28 0:00-8:00, JST: Oct. 28 9:00-17:00)

  • 14:00-15:00 Plenary Talk 3 (on Zoom)

Title: Costly Constrained Channels: Theory and Applications
Speaker: Prof. Paul H. Siegel  (University of California San Diego)

  • 15:00-16:00 Award Ceremony & Announcements (on Zoom)
  • 19:00-22:00 Breaks & Discussion (on Gather

About "Gather"

"Gatther" is a platform to provide online chats and discussion. Please check here for details. You can also check here to see how to use Gather.  

To Authors:
In discussion time, the author(s) of each accepted paper can interact with participants via a poster table and a whiteboard.  Please freely use gather space for discussion.
To Participants: 
You can interact with authors during discussion time. You can also leave some comments/questions to the author(s) on a whiteboard. Please visit gather space to have discussions with many authors.
The link to the virtual ISITA2020 gather space can be found at the “Virtual ISITA2020” homepage.

<Important Notice>
  • You do not need to make an accout to use Gather. 
  • Please use your PC to access Gather (You cannot access Gather with smartphones/tablets). 
  • Only Firefox or Google Chrome is acceptable as a browser for Gather.
  • Please put your camera and microphone on while you are using Gather.