Leveraging Emerging Technology for Sustainable Digitisation of Society

Call for Paper

Paper Submission

Submission Guidelines

Important Dates


It is our honour and pleasure to welcome you to the third edition of the International Conference on Information Communication Technology and its Application (ICTA 2020) tagged “Leveraging Emerging Technology for Sustainable Digitisation of Society”. ICTA 2020 will focus on core areas of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and its implementation in emerging technologies for digital and datafied society towards attaining global sustainable development goal.

ICTA provides a great and veritable forum for researchers and practitioners from diverse fields to explore their innovative ideas in the diverse areas of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) as both a backbone of and medium for societal developments. It is a biennial conference, with the maiden edition held in 2016.

The goal of the conference is to be a premier arena for researchers and practitioners in academia and industry to cross-fertilize innovative ideas, results of their critical researches and sustainable developmental experiences in ICT from different fields. It is a conference initiated and hosted by the School of Information and Communication Technology, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria.

Joseph A. Ojeniyi, PhD (Chair, Local Organizing Committee)

Authors are invited to submit papers, of length not more than 7 pages, under the different aspects of ICT as they apply to the theme of the Conference. Manuscripts must contain original ideas that have not been previously published or under review in any other conference, workshop or journal.

Submitted papers will undergo a blind review process and plagiarism check. Accepted and presented papers being planned to appear in IOP Press Proceedings indexed by SCOPUS.

Authors are directed to download the manuscript template.

Click here to download paper template

Submissions are only allowed via the EasyChair platform. Only pdf file formats are accepted for the review process. Please ensure manuscripts are checked for accuracy and correctness before submission, and do not contain author details or information regarding institutional or related affiliations. Further enquiries should be directed to the Secretariat: ictasecretariat@futminna.edu.ng or the Technical Chair: icta.futmx@gmail.com


Important Dates ...............

  • Paper Submission Due: August 7th 2020
  • Acceptance Notification: September 5th 2020
  • Camera Ready Submission: October 2nd 2020
  • Author Registration Deadline (Early Bird): October 2nd, 2020
  • Conference Dates: 23rd to 27th, November, 2020
  • Pre-conference workshop: 24th November, 2020


  • Applied Mathematics, Pure and Applied Computing for Emerging Technologies
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Blockchain Technology
  • Business Analytics
  • Cloud and Fog Computing
  • Computer-Assisted Education
  • Cyber Resilience
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Analysis
  • Decision System
  • Digital Forensics
  • Digital Literacy and Skills
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Society
  • Enterprise Information System Applications
  • Gamification and Serious Games

  • Geoinformatics
  • Green IT
  • Health Care Information System
  • Interaction Design and Usability
  • IoT
  • IT Architectures
  • Learning Management Systems
  • Legal Aspect of Computing in Emerging Technologies
  • Library Information Technology
  • Mobile Information Processing Systems
  • Privacy Preserving
  • Robotic Autonomy
  • Service Infrastructure
  • Social/Occupational Computing
  • Soft Infrastructure
  • Software and Systems Modeling
  • Software Architectures
  • Software Design Engineering
  • Web, Semantic Web and Ontology