Welcome to The 15th APIRA International Conference


Macao Big Data Forum 2018

The 15th Asia-Pacific Internet Research Alliance (APIRA) International Conference will be held in Macao SAR, from November 4th to 6th, 2018. This is the 15th annual conference held in turn by APIRA’s board members. The APIRA partners, Internet researchers, industries and policy makers will come together to share their research results, viewpoints and to foster interactions and collaborations.

Meanwhile, the Macao Big Data Forum 2018 will also be held. The forum will not only discuss the current situation and potential development of Big Data in the future, but more emphasis will be laid on its relationship with Smart City.

Your presence in the conference and the forum will definitely help to make this event a successful one.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Macao.


Locations and Dates

The conference and the forum will be held at the Macao Polytechnic Institute (Lecture Theater 2, Wui Chi Building-1st Floor) from November 4th to 6th, 2018.

Date Content
November 4, 2018 Arrival and Registration
November 5, 2018 Conference & Forum
November 6, 2016 Networking Activity



◆ Asia-Pacific Internet Research Alliance (APIRA)




◆ Macao Association for Internet Research (MAIR)

◆ Macao Association for Promotion of Science and Technology (MAPST)

University of Macau (UM)

◆ Macao Polytechnic Institute (MPI)

◆ The Science and Technology Development Fund (FDCT)

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Supporting Organizations

Macao Government Information Bureau (GCS)

Macao Post and Telecommunications Bureau (CTT)

◆ Public Administration and Civil Service Bureau (SAFP)

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◆ China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC)
 Korea Internet Security Agency (KISA)
◆ Taiwan Network Information Center (TWNIC)
 Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC)
◆ Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited(HKIRC)





Important Dates

Submission of abstracts: October 10, 2018

Notification of acceptance of presentation: October 15, 2018

Registration due: October 31, 2018

Submission of PPTs: October 26, 2018

Conference & Forum program: November 5, 2018


Further information

For up-to-date information about the conference and the forum, please visit

http://apira2018.macaointernetproject.net    OR   http://www.apira.org



Email: mair@macaointernetproject.net



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