NCS International Conference 2017

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Date: July 18 – 20, 2017 || Venue: Chida International Hotel, Abuja

Preamble:

Sustainable development has become one of the major global issues of this era. In recognition of the world’s need for sustainability, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted by world leaders at the United Nations summit in September 2015 came into force on 1 January, 2016. Information Technology enabled innovation is integral to incorporating sustainability into global development. The 13th International Conference will provide a unique opportunity to bring together stakeholders from government, industry, academia, the United Nations, multilateral agencies, international organizations, youth groups and civil society to share knowledge and experiences towards leveraging IT Innovation to achieve more sustainable and inclusive societies. Actionable initiatives and solutions will be developed through collaborative dialogue, keynotes, presentations, demonstrations and panels during the Conference.

Theme: Information Technology Innovation for Sustainable Development

Sub themes:

  1. Poverty Eradication, Food Security and Digital Inclusion
  2. eHealth, mHealth and Innovation – Sustainable Healthcare for All
  3. Digital Economies: Capacity Building, Startups and Youth Innovation
  4. Sustainable Infrastructure for Innovation, Research and Development
  5. Closing the Digital Gender Gap
  6. Environmental Sustainability and Climate Change – The IT Innovation Imperative
  7. Smart Cities, IT Parks and Digital Nations
  8. E-Government, Digital Development and E-Readiness
  9. Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Digital Privacy
  10. Education for All through IT Innovation
  11. Disruptive Technologies for Sustainability: Mobility, IoT, Big Data and Cloud
  12. Agricultural Systems
  13. Robotics
  14. Transport and Traffic Technology

 

Conference Highlights:

  • Official Opening and Keynotes
  • Plenary and Parallel Sessions
  • Technical Sessions
  • Seminars
  • Research Consortium
  • Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Platform
  • Induction of New Members
  • Exhibition and Products Launch
  • Public Sector ICT Showcase
  • IT Competitions
  • Fellows’ Forum
  • Annual General Meeting

 

Registration Fees:

 

Early Bird: Ends on April 30, 2017

Member                                N40,000.00

Non Member                       N45,000.00

Member Corporate            N37,500.00/Delegate (Minimum of 4 Delegates)

Non Member Corporate  N40,000.00/Delegate Minimum of 4 Delegates

NACOSS/NYSC                     N15,000.00 (NCS Registered Only)

 

 

 Mid Bird: Ends June 30, 2017

Member                                N45,000.00

Non Member                       N50,000.00

Member Corporate            N42,500.00/Delegate (Minimum of 4 Delegates)

Non Member Corporate  N45,000.00/Delegate (Minimum of 4 Delegates)

NACOSS/NYSC                     N15,000.00 (NCS Registered Only)

 

 

Late Bird: After June 30,2017

Member                                N50,000.00

Non Member                       N55,000.00

Member Corporate            N47,500.00/Delegate (Minimum of 4 Delegates)

Non Member Corporate  N50,000.00/Delegate (Minimum of 4 Delegates

NACOSS/NYSC                     N15,000.00 (NCS Registered Only)

 

Authors: N38,500.00 (One Author per Accepted Papers Only).

Note: All registration fees are exclusive of accommodation (No Free Accommodation for NACOSS)  

 

Mode of Registration:

  1. Online: Register and make payment online on the website at www.conferences.ncs.org.ng
  2. Banks Deposit: Make payment into any of the following bank accounts and notify the Secretariat as soon as payment is made

Account Name: Nigeria Computer Society

  1. First Bank: 2001762424
  2. Zenith Bank: 1011565784
  3. Skye Bank: 1770005146

 

Cancellation:

  • Request received on or before July 3rd, 2017: 50% refund
  • Request received after July 3rd, 2017: No refund

All cancellation requests should be sent to the Executive Secretary

 

The registration fee entitles you to:

  • Conference materials – Bag, Proceedings (Soft Copy in CDs only), Writing Materials, Identification Badge etc
  • Attend all Plenary and Breakout Sessions
  • Attend opening and Closing Ceremonies
  • Daily Lunch

 

Note: Printed copies of the Conference Proceedings will be available on sale at the rate of N3,500.00/copy.

 

Membership Induction Ceremony:

Induction of newly registered Professionals and issuance of membership certificate will come up during the Conference on July 20, 2017 at the Conference venue. Accreditation of inductees will commence on Wednesday 19th July, 2017 at the same venue.

 

Exhibition and Advertisement Rates:

The 13th International Conference provides opportunities for corporate organizations to showcase their products and services during the Conference by placement of advertisement in the event brochure or exhibition.

Advertisement:                   Cover Pages N250,000.00 (Only 3 spaces available)

Inner Pages N200,000.00

Exhibition:                            N150,000.00/Exhibition Space

 

Accommodation:

The official Conference venue is Chida International Hotel, Abuja.

For accommodation, special discounts have been obtained in some hotels not far from the Conference Venue. List of hotels and rates Available Here

 

For Further Enquiry on Registration, Sponsorship, Advertisement, Contact:


The National Secretariat: Plot 10, Otunba Jobi Fele Way, Behind MKO Abiola Gardens, Alausa, Ikeja – Lagos.

Tel: +234(0)17744600 | E-mail: conferences@ncs.org.ng

Taiwo on +234(0)8098647348| taiwo@ncs.org.ng or Goke on +234(0)8033475299| goke@ncs.org.ng

 

Abuja Office: Plot 1321, Aderemi Adesoji Street, Cadastral Zone B1, by Hot FM, Gudu District, Abuja

Sunday on +234(0)7033020271 | Sunday@ncs.org.ng

 

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