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    National Information Technology Conference 2014 inaugurated

    August 26, 2014

    The inauguration ceremony of the National Information Technology Conference (NITC) 2014 was held on Monday (25) at the Main Conference Hall of the Bandaranaike International Conference Hall (BMICH), Colombo.

    The 32nd National Information Technology Conference, NITC 2014 – “ICT for Inclusive Development” will be held  from August 26 to 27 of at the Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo.


    NITC  organized annually by the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) is the flagship ICT conference held in Sri Lanka since 1982, involving ICT professionals, academia , technology experts , policy makers, entrepreneurs, and private and public sector key decision makers in Sri Lanka.


    CSSL is a leading professional body of Information Communication Technology (ICT ) in Sri Lanka and is a member of the South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation (SEARCC ) and International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP).


    Considering the relevance of CHOGM 2013 theme “Growth and Equity: Inclusive Development”, NITC 2014 will be positioned as an ICT forum for commonwealth nations organized by the Computer Society of the CHOGM host country to create a platform to deliberate on the role of ICT in citizen centric development in the commonwealth beyond Millennium Development Goals (MDG) of which deadline reaches in 2015.


    The conference agenda has focused deliberations on topics relevant to commonwealth countries on developing a collaborative and connected commonwealth to share ICT knowledge and resources to synergize efforts to advance the social development.


    NITC 2014 will further strengthen its identity as the strategic meeting place for CIOs and ICT professional which provides an opportunity to acquire knowledge from local and foreign experts and industry leaders while sharing ideas and innovations with the international peers particularly with those from the commonwealth region.


    A large number of participants will attend the conference. Over 500 participants attended the conference last year.(SDF/KH)


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