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Date: 17th – 20th April, 2018

About the Conference

ICT4NDS2018 is the maiden International Conference on ICT for National Development and its Sustainability (ICT4NDS) organized by the Faculty of Communication and Information Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. It tends to bring together the Academia, Industry Experts, Governments and Policy Makers to discuss and address issues bordering on the application of ICT for national development as it relates to Education, health, finance and national security among others.

ICT4NDS2018 seeks research contributions in all aspects of computing, information science and communication. All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed and accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Extended versions of selected papers will be published in special issues of the International Journal of Information Processing and Communication (IJIPC) and Ilorin Journal of Computer Science and Information Technology (IJCSIT) published by Faculty of Communication and Information Sciences and the Department of Computer Science University of Ilorin respectively. 

Conference Sub Themes

The conference borders on (but not limited to) the following sub themes:

Track 1: Computing and Communication Technologies

digital communications, smart grid, cloud computing, ICT in forensics, cyber security, big data analytics, data mining and data science, bioinformatics, biometrics, social networking and computing, software engineering, spectrum management and regulatory policies, universal telecommunication access, computer, network and information security, digital and wireless communication systems, telecommunication network administration.

Track 2: Information Science and Knowledge Management 

ICT skills for sustainable national development, Information provision for sustainable development in Libraries, Library and Information Centre’s role in national development, information literacy for sustainable development, metadata for sustainable information development in libraries, ICT in Library and Information centers. 

Track 3: Broadcasting and Media Studies

ICT and new media, ICT, Training and capacity building, multimedia devices and mass communication, digital broadcasting, ICT and disaster risk management, new media, social movement and democracy.

Final Paper Submission Guidelines

Important Dates

Paper submission Deadline: February 30th, 2018

Review notification: March 15th, 2018


Technical Program Committee Chairs

Organizing Committee Members




Amount (N)

Early Bird

February 15th, 2018

20, 000

Late Registration

March 30th, 2018 

25, 000


March 30th, 2018

10, 000


All questions about submissions should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Dr. R.G. Jimoh: +234 816 842 1369

Dr. A. Salman: +234 813 295 0071

Dr. Nasir Faruk: +234 803 242 8141

Dr. A. O. Bajeh: +234 809 227 2747

Bank Detail

Account Name: Faculty of Communication and Information Sciences 10th Anniversary

Account No.: 1013386202

Banker: Zenith Ban


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