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IoT Project Showcasing

In Conjunction with International Conference on Big Data, IoT and Machine Learning (BIM 2021)

September 23-25, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Call for Project Submission

In Internet of Things (IoT), we need to integrate software, sensors, and network connectivity to collect and exchange data. IoT makes everyday objects ‘smart’ by enabling them to transmit data and automate tasks, without requiring any manual intervention. IoT is an important component of 4.0 IR. IoT can be efficiently use for health tracking, smart homes, smart cities, smart villages, smart agriculture, environment monitoring, traffic management, smart gridcustomers’ behavior analysis, and many more.

 IoT Project Sowcasing is inviting, project prototypes, project startups, project innovations related but not limited to following IoT related topics:

  • IoT Services and Applications
  • IoT for Agricultures and Environments
  • Software Architecture and Middleware
  • Context-Awareness and Location-Awareness
  • Networking and Communication Protocols
  • Machine to Machine Communications
  • Energy Efficiency
  • IoT for Smart City and Smart Village
  • Architecture for Secure and Interactive IoT
  • Sensor Networks, Remote Diagnosis and Development
  • Transportation Management Traffic Theory
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Intelligent Infrastructure and Guidance Systems for Vehicles
  • Smart Grid
  • IoT Security Solutions.


  1. The competition is open for all.
  2. The project can be submitted individually or as a group of at most three personnel. There is no restriction about the affiliation of the team members. They can be from same institute or different institutes. Even if there are some members who have no official affiliation, there is no problem.
  3. There will be no public discloser of the initially submitted ideas to keep the confidentiality of the ideas of the individuals. Only finally selected ten ideas will be disclosed at the website. However, the IPR of the innovators / developers will be ensured during discloser.
  4. The competition will be of three rounds.
    1. At the first round, all initially submitted ideas will be evaluated and top-50 projects will be selected. Certificates will be awarded to each of these 50 projects.
    2. At the next round, each of the top-50 projects will invited for a five minutes video demonstration via online platform and top-10 projects will be selected. Each of these ten projects will be awarded with certificates and prize money.
    3. At final round, top-03 projects will be finalized and team members of these top-03 teams will be invited to join BIM 2021 at Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Transportation (two-way AC bus), foods and accommodation (on share basis by team members of each team) for two-days will be ensured for top-3 teams. Champion and 1st and 2nd runner ups as well as the ranking of remaining teams will be declared at the closing ceremony of BIM 2021. All other participants of the competition will have the opportunity to participate at BIM 2021 virtually.


Submission and Registration Information

 Pls follow the link below to submit your project:


Registration Fee: 1,500/=

Please complete your payment from NAGAD/BKASH account using Send Money option 01766529027

For any query, suggestion or question, pleases contact with Prof. Dr. Mohammad Shamsul Arefin, Organizing Chair, BIM 2021 at the email: sarefin@cuet.ac.bd, +880 1716 890204


Award Information

  1. Champion:
    1. Prize Money
    2. Certificate and crests
    3. AC Bus Tickets from current location of the participants to Cox’s bazar and vice versa
    4. Food and hotel accommodation (in share basis, AC room) for two days
    5. Participation in all sessions of BIM 2021
  2. 1st Runner Up and 2nd Runner Up:
    1. Prize Money
    2. Certificate and crests
    3. AC Bus Tickets from current location of the participants to Cox’s bazar and vice versa
    4. Food and hotel accommodation (in share basis, AC room) for two days
    5. Participation in all sessions of BIM 2021
  3. Position 4th to 10th :
    1. Prize Money
    2. Certificate in frames
    3. Virtual Participation in all sessions of BIM 2021
  4. Position 11th to 50th :
    1. Participation certificates
    2. Virtual Participation in all sessions of BIM 2021

Important Dates

  1. Initial Project Submission Deadline: July 30, 2021
  2. Declaration of Top-50 Projects: August 10, 2021
  3. Video Presentations and demonstrations of top-50 projects: August 20, 2021
  4. Declaration of Top-10 Projects: August 25, 2021
  5. Video Presentations and demonstrations of top-10 projects: September 10, 2021
  6. Declaration of top-3 projects: September 16, 2021

Advisory Committee

Mohammad Kaykobad, Brac University, Bangladesh

Md. Abdul Mottalib, ULAB, Bangladesh

Mozammel Huq Azad Khan, EWU, Bangladesh

Hafiz Md. Hasan Babu, DU, Bangladesh

Mohammad Shorif Uddin, JU, Bangladesh

Mohammad Shahadat Hossain, CU, Bangladesh

Md. Mahbubur Rahman, MIST, Bangladesh

Md. Abdur Razzaque, DU, Bangladesh

Mohammod Abul Kashem, DUET, Bangladesh

Md. Nazrul Islam Mondal, RUET, Bangladesh

Mohammad Shamsul Arefin, CUET, Bangladesh


Organizing Committee

Organizing Chair

Nazmul Siddique, University of Ulster, UK

Organizing Secretary

Muhammad Kamal Hossain, CUET, Bangladesh


Kazi Md. Rokibul Alam, KUET, Bangladesh

Mohammad Obaidur Rahman, CUET, Bangladesh

Mahfuzul Hoq Chowdhury, CUET, Bangladesh

G M Atiqur Rahaman, KU, Bangladesh

Md. Ashikur Rahman Khan, NSTU, Bangladesh

Syed Md. Galib, JSTU, Bangladesh

M Taohidul Islam, PSTU, Bangladesh

Ayon Mazumder, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh, Bangladesh
Sanzana Tabassum
, Islamic University of Technology, Bangladesh
Akib Chowdhury
, American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB), Bangladesh
Farjana Akter Airin
, East West University, Bangladesh
Shatabdi Majumder
, Bangladesh Army International University of Science and Technolog, Bangladesh

Nowshin Tasfia, BRACU, Bangladesh
Farhan Tasnim
, American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB), Bangladesh
Nafisa Tabassum Navia
, American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB), Bangladesh
Ferdous Wahid Anik
, Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST), Bangladesh