Military College of Signals (MCS), a Campus of National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), is dedicated to advancing knowledge and educating students in science and technology. As part of its continuing pursuit for excellence in research, MCS is organizing 4th International Conference on Communication Technologies (ComTech-2023) in collaboration with National Cyber Security Auditing and Evaluation Lab (NCSAEL), MCS, NUST and Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. The conference will be focusing on the future roadmap of Telecommunication, Software Engineering & Information/Cyber Security to meet the real world challenges in these fields of technology.

The aim of the conference is:

  • To provide a forum for researchers, developers and practitioners from academia and industry to meet and share cutting-edge technologies in the field of Telecommunication Engineering, Software Engineering & Information/Cyber Security
  • To establish a consortium of R&D between Pakistani universities offering similar Engineering Programs and Industry
  • To enhance the image of MCS at national and international forums as a Centre of Excellence in Telecommunication Engineering


Major areas of the conference will be as following:
Communication Track
  • Antennas, Propagation and RF Design
  • Transmission Technologies and Communication Theory
  • Spectrum Efficient Management, Sensing and Cognitive Radio
  • Multiple Antenna Systems and Services
  • Cooperative Communications, Distributed MIMO and Relaying
  • Wireless / Radio Access Technologies
  • Mobile Network Applications and Services
  • Ad-hoc, Mesh, Machine-to-Machine and Sensor Networks
  • Wireless Networks and Security
  • Green Communications and Networks
  • Satellite Networks, Positioning Technologies, Localization and Navigation
  • Vehicular Communications, Networks and Transportation Systems,
  • Smart Grid, Electric Vehicles, and Vehicular Electronics
  • Optical Networks and NGN
  • 5G Cellular systems and SON
  • Network Security
  • Telecommunication Policy & Regulations
  • Future Trends and Emerging Technologies

Software Track

  • Distributed Computing
  • Cloud Computing
  • Requirements Engineering
  • User Centric Design
  • Modeling Techniques & Methods in Software Engineering
  • Software Quality
  • Formal Methods
  • Security Aspects in Software Engineering
  • Agile Software Engineering
  • Software Evolution & Reuse
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Software dependability
  • Service-centric software engineering
  • Engineering Web Applications
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Big Data Analysis
  • Image Processing
  • Software Engineering Case Studies and Industrial experiences
  • Software Evolution & Reuse

Cyber Security Track

  • Authentication and Access Control
  • Botnets
  • Cryptography and Cryptanalysis
  • Data Security and Privacy
  • Digital Signatures
  • Information Hiding
  • Key Management
  • Secure Programming
  • Cloud Security and Forensics
  • Distributed Systems Security
  • Internet Security
  • Cryptocurrency and Blockchain
  • Cyber Crime and Social Implications
  • Cyber Laws
  • Information Security Auditing and Management
  • Information Security Strategy
  • Security Standards and Best Practices
  • Digital Forensics
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Future of Information Security
  • Malware: Detection
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Defense
  • Searchable Encryption