Call For Papers

The 35th National Information Technology Conference (NITC 2017) in partnership with South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation (SEARCC) themed “Towards Digital Prosperity” organized by the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) will be held on 14th – 15th September 2017 at Galadari Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka. This key annual Information and Communication Technology Conference is intended to provide a forum for industry practitioners and academia, to keep up to date with current technology trends, interact with industry experts and network with peers. CSSL is pleased to invite papers from the authors to be presented at the conference. The conference will engage in a dialogue that examines a broad range of topics with the spirit of its theme. The papers shall be submitted in the following area but not limited to the suggested list;

  • Adaptive security
  • Agile Software Development
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data and Analytics
  • Blockchain based Technologies
  • Broadband for Digital Prosperity
  • Business Process Re-engineering
  • Child Safety and Security
  • Cloud Computing and Cloud Security
  • Computer Forensics
  • Deep Learning
  • DevOps
  • Digital Cities
  • Digital Ecosystems
  • Digital inclusion of differently abled
  • Digital Twin
  • E – Education
  • E-Healthcare and Health Informatics
  • Energy Harvesting
  • Entrepreneurship in the ICT sector
  • E-Tourism
  • FinTech
  • Green IT
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • ICT Capacity Building
  • Information Security
  • IOT / IOE
  • IT Governance and Assurance
  • ML (Machine Learning)
  • Mobile App Disruption
  • NLU (Natural Language Understanding)
  • Open Source for Digital Inclusion
  • OTT Broadcasting
  • Professionalism in ICT
  • Public Service Innovation through ICT
  • Quality Assurance
  • Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
  • Sensor Fusion
  • Service Availability Management
  • Smart Payments
  • Social Networks and Communities
  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • Vehicle to Vehicle communication
  • Virtual & Augmented Reality

All submitted papers will be peer reviewed by a highly qualified panel of reviewers. Accepted papers will be published in the printed copy and the CD versions of the proceedings. The proceedings will also be available in the IEEE Xplore digital library. The authors are requested to submit papers with a short biography of the author/s and their contact details.

Important Dates

  • Paper submission deadline
    31st May 2017
  • Notification of acceptance
    15th July 2017
  • Camera ready paper submission
    31st July 2017

Preparing Papers for Review

By submitting a manuscript to NITC, the authors guarantee that it has not been previously published (or accepted for publication) in a substantially similar form.

Please follow the following guidelines when preparing papers for the first submission (for review)

  • Use the templates provided – Word Template
  • The page size should be A4.
  • Paper submitted for review should not contain names of authors.
  • Maximum number of pages should not exceed 6 pages.
  • The name of the file should be the “Title” of the paper.
  • Submit papers either as a Word file or a PDF file
    (Other file formats will not be accepted)
  • Papers should be submitted via [email protected]