Please save the date for the 10th International Conference & Expo on Emerging Technologies for a Smarter World (CEWIT 2013) to be held at the Melville Marriott in Long Island, New York, on October 21 and 22, 2013. LIFT has been a proud sponsor of the annual CEWIT conference for many years.


The CEWIT annual conference is an excellent opportunity for you to network as well as to listen to industry and academic experts discuss innovative ideas and applications in a wide range of special topic areas including Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Big Data Analytics, Visual Computing, Healthcare IT, Medical Devices, Smart Energy, Smart Urban Systems, and more.


CEWIT2013 marks the 10th year of their annual conference and several special events are being planned to celebrate this exciting moment. This conference may be very beneficial to you in your current business and may also provide new ideas for future endeavors. CEWIT2011 was the last time this conference was held here on Long Island. It attracted over 500 attendees from 14 countries and featured 4 keynotes, 74 oral presentations, 70 posters and about 30 exhibitors.  


CEWIT2013 will offer discounted registration to all LIFT members. Please visit for the call for papers and submission guidelines. Online registration and other information will be available soon. If you are interested in sponsoring the conference and/or exhibiting at CEWIT2013, please contact Stony Brook's Kathleen Ferrell at 631-632-4625 or  




William Wahlig 

Executive Director  

Long Island Forum for Technology 

510 Grumman Road West 

Bethpage, NY 11714