Invited Talk on “The Art of Writing: First Rank Conferences” | Professor Tra My Thai, Research Foundation Professor at University of Florida

The VinUni-Illinois Smart Health Center (VISHC) is honored to welcome Professor Tra My Thai, Research Foundation Professor and Associate Director of UF Nelms Institute for the Connected World at University of Florida to deliver a distinguished talk on how to master the art of writing for publishing in 1st rank conferences. This seminar is open to all VinUni students, faculty, staff, and partners. We are looking forward to your attendance!

Topic: The Art of Writing: 1st Rank Conferences

Time: 3:00 to 4:00 PM Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Location: Room I201 and via Teams Meeting HERE


In the competitive landscape of academic research, mastering the art of writing is paramount for publishing in 1st rank conferences. This talk explores the intricacies of paper composition, problem formulation, and solution development, offering insights to elevate the quality of submissions. Attendees will gain a comprehensive understanding of the key elements that distinguish successful papers. The talk also aims to empower researchers with the skills needed to navigate the rigorous standards of top-tier conferences, unraveling the secrets of effective scholarly communication, and positioning your research at the forefront of cutting-edge conferences. A video recording can be found here.

My T. Thai is a University of Florida (UF) Research Foundation Professor, Associate Director of UF Nelms Institute for the Connected World, and a Fellow of IEEE. Dr. Thai’s current research interests include Trustworthy AI, Blockchain, and Optimization. The results of her work have led to 7 books and 300+ publications in highly ranked international journals and conferences, including several best paper awards from the IEEE, ACM, and AAAI. The two latest ones are AAAI 2023 Distinguished Papers Award and 2023 Web Science Trust Test-of-Time Award.

Dr. Thai received many recognitions, including UF Research Foundation professorship, IoT Term Endowed professorship, NSF CAREER Award, and DTRA Young Investigator Award. Among many professional activities, Dr. Thai currently serves as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, EiC of the IET Blockchain journal, and book series editor of Springer Optimization and Its Applications.

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