On October 20th, the International Conference on Identification, Information and Knowledge of IOT (IIKI2018), sponsored by the College of Information Science and Technology, and the Dragonsource Digital Media Group, opened at Beijing Normal University. Around 200 guests and experts from all over the world, including USA, UK, Australia, Slovenia, Pakistan, Japan and China, attended the opening ceremony chaired by Professor Rongfang Bie.
On behalf of the organizing committee, Professor Rongfang Bie from Beijing Normal University first made an enthusiastic welcome speech to all the international experts, then introduced the famous guests invited, the development history of the conference, the themes and papers accepted this year, and gave affirmation and blessing for the meeting.
Professor Peter Thomas from Britain, as the co-chair of the conference, delivered a speech at the opening ceremony.
Professor Thomas introduced the development and application prospects of block chain technology, stressing the significance of this conference in promoting the exchange and cooperation of block chain technology. He looked forward to meeting the experts and scholars and hoped that the conference will continue as an outstanding communication platform for researchers in IOT.