International Forum on
Applied Information Technology and Social Informatics

Kumamoto City virtual, January 11-13, 2022




This Forum will be held as a virtual event due to COVID-19.

Scope and Background

Applied Information Technologies have been widely studied and are becoming an important, emerging area in the fields related human, education, healthcare, organization, business, and society. These technologies can be useful to help human life and activities. And also, their technologies are promising technologies to enhance their performance in e-commerce, e-learning, e-business and e-government and all kind of electronic activities in our lives. We focus on all aspects of applied information technology and social informatics, including but not limited to:

- IT literacy
- Programing
- E-learn
- E-commerce
- E-science
- E-Business and E-Shopping
- E-government
- E-collaboration
- Social systems
- Industrial systems
- Multimedia
- Human interaction
- Campus wide information systems
- SNS and social media
- Cloud computing
- Intelligent systems
- Applied computing and information systems
- Security and safety
- Applications

These issues are being explored by researchers from different communities in applied information technology. The goal of this forum is to bring together researchers from these communities to learn about each other's approaches, form long-term collaborations, and cross-fertilize the different areas to accelerate progress towards scaling up to larger and more realistic applications.


Important dates


Abstract Submission

All abstract must include the author's name(s), affiliation, complete mailing address, and email address. Title, author information and abstract must be written in both English and Japanese. Please find the template of paper. All abstract must be submitted in MS Word.


January 11, 2022

Time Contents
Opening Ceremony
Taku Jiromaru, Tokuro Matsuo, Satoshi Takahashi
Ice Break Session 1
Tokuro Matsuo, Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology, Japan
Ice Break Session 2
Taku Jiromaru, OME Inc., Japan
14:50-15:00 Short Break
Keynote address 1
Attention is all you need?
Kiyota Hashimoto, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
16:00-18:00 Inspection at Kumamoto-Jo Hall
18:00-20:00 Networking Session 1

January 12, 2022

Time Contents
Invited talk 1
Relation Mining of Harmful Wildlife Control Data
Sachio Hirokawa, Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology/Kyushu University/Monolithic Design Co., Japan
Eisuke Itou, Kyushu University, Japan
Invited talk 2
Construction of Social Network Observing Secure and Independent Economic Activities of Elderly People
Yuya YOKOYAMA, Kyoto Prefectural University, Japan
Invited talk 3
The reduction of tick size on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 2014
Hiroyuki MARUYAMA, Advanced Institute of Industrial Technorogy, Japan
12:15-13:00 Short Break
Keynote address 2
On the exploration of the Social Connectivity and it's implications
Ford Lumban Gaol, Bina Nusantara University, Indonesia
Invited talk 4
Negotiation Mining toward Agreement Technologies
Katsuhide Fujita, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
14:35-14:45 Short Break
Invited talk 5
An essay on the elements that encourage people to act
Takaaki Hosoda, Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology, Japan
Invited talk 6
Crowdfunding mechanism design based on duality theorem
Satoshi Takahashi, Graduate School of Informatics and Engineering, Japan
18:30-20:30 Networking Session 2

January 13, 2022

Time Contents
Forum discussion

Registration Fee

General (Invited talk): 53,900JPY (49,000JPY + Tax 4,900JPY)
General (Research Presentation): 53,900JPY (49,000JPY + Tax 4,900JPY)
General (Audience): 49,500JPY (45,000JPY + Tax 4,500JPY)
Students (Research Presentation): 27,500JPY (25,000JPY + Tax 2,500JPY)
Students (Audience): 24,200JPY (22,000JPY + Tax 2,200JPY)

Forum Venue

VenueCivic Auditorium Sears Home Yume Hall
Address1-3, Sakuramachi, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto City, 860-0805 Japan
Venue URLHere (Sorry, Japanese only)


Forum Chair
Taku Jiromaru (OME Inc., Japan)

Program Co-Chairs
Tokuro Matsuo (Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology, Japan)
Satoshi Takahashi (University of Electro Communications, Japan)

Local Arrangement Chair
Takaaki Hosoda (Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology, Japan)



Contact : ifaitsi2022@conferenceservice.jp