SAICSIT 2012 – "Contemplate. Connect. Collaborate."

The 2012 Annual Research Conference of the South African Institute for Computer Scientists and Information Technologists was held 1 – 3 October 2012.

We thank all sponsors, keynote speakers, presenters and attendees for their participation in what was a successful and enjoyable conference!

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Background to the conference

The School of Computing and the Centre for Software Engineering (CENSE), UNISA hosted SAICSIT 2012.

SAICSIT is the annual research conference of the South African national computing society of the same name ( It provides researchers with a forum for presenting research in computer science, information systems, information technology, software engineering and computer engineering (as defined by the ACM, AIS and IEEE-CS). SAICSIT is an international conference and contributions from all parts of the world are warmly welcomed.

Full research papers accepted for SAICSIT 2012 was included in the ACM Digital Library as part of the International Conference Proceedings Series published by ACM.

The theme of the SAICSIT 2012 conference was "Contemplate. Connect. Collaborate.".