Professor Ganiyu Adesola Aderounmu emerged the President of the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) at the just concluded Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on Friday, July 24, 2015 at Akure, Ondo State. Aderounmu polled 88 votes to defeat his opponent, Mr. Chris Uwaje who got 62 votes. In another contest, Mrs. Veronica Ola Owolabi defeated Mr. Emmanuel Emecheta to claim the Deputy President’s position.
Aderounmu is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Fellow of Nigeria Computer Society, Registered Professional Engineer with Council for Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN). Professor Aderounmu received his B.Sc. Degree in Computer Engineering and M.Sc. Degree in Computer Science from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in 1991 and 1997 respectively. Read the rest of this entry »
Dr. Anu A. Gokhale – USA
Anu has completed twenty years of university teaching and is currently a professor and coordinator of the computer systems technology program at Illinois State University. She is Associate Director of the Center for Applied Information Sciences and Technology. Originally from India, she has a master’s degree in physics‒electronics from the College of William & Mary, and a doctorate from Iowa State University. Read the rest of this entry »
The 12th International Conference is intended to provide a forum for Policy Makers, Public and Private Sector, Information Technology Practitioners and the Academia to keep up-to-date with technology trends and to discover opportunities for the private sector in the process of inclusive development and avenues for public-private partnerships towards realizing the IT objectives within the context of Millennium Development Goals (MDG). Read the rest of this entry »
Hon. (Engr.) Ibrahim Shehu-Gusau, a member of Federal House of Representatives and Chairman, House Committee on Information and Communication Technology (ICT), was conferred with Honourary Fellowship of Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) during the last National Information Technology Merit Awards (NITMA 2014) organized by Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) on November 14, 2014 at the MUSON Centre, Lagos. Read the rest of this entry »
ABOUT THE COMPETITION
The National Information Technology Whizkids Competition is open to students in Private and Public Secondary Schools in Nigeria. Read the rest of this entry »