The International Conference on 'Signal Processing, Informatics, Communication and Energy Systems (SPICES)', is a flagship conference of IEEE Kerala Section. IEEE SPICES 2022 is jointly organized by Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum and IEEEKerala Section during 10-12 March 2022. The theme of the conference is “Smart Systems for Sustainable Development and Social Welfare”. It is a platform for technical exchange amongst researchers from academia, research laboratories, and industries in various emerging fields of Signal Processing, Communication, Computer Science, Energy Systems, Instrumentation & Control Systems, Robotics and Smart Cities and so on. The technical program includes keynote speeches, plenary talks, regular technical sessions, and special sessions.
IEEE activities in Kerala were formally initiated on 17 February 1975 as a subsection under the India Council. From the outset, IEEE Kerala Section has been noted for its vibrant activities. Several innovations from IEEE Kerala Section in organizing activities for students as well as professionals have been appreciated and replicated by the global IEEE community. IEEE Kerala Section has been organizing high quality, high impact technical events including several international conferences in the recent past.
Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala was established in the year 2002 by the Major Archdiocese of Trivandrum with the noble objective of providing quality technical education based on fundamental human values. MBCET offers 5 B.Tech programmes in 5 branches with an intake of 120 each and 5 M.Tech programmes in 5 specialization. College is an approved research centre of APJ Abdul Kalam Kerala Technological University. All the B.Tech programmes are accredited by NBA since 2016. College is accredited by the NAAC with A grade (CGPA 3.13) also since 2016. College is conferred with the autonomous status by University Grant Commission (UGC) in the year 2020.