CALL FOR PAPERS

The 4th IEEE Nigeria Section International Conference (NIGERCON 2022) will be held in Abuja, Nigeria, from May 17th– 19th, 2022. The theme of the Conference is Disruptive technologies for Sustainable development. The Conference aims to bring researchers, academicians, scientists, Industry experts/practitioners, government agencies, and students together to participate and showcase the results of their current research findings. Only original technical articles (empirical, practical, and theoretical) will be considered under the following sub-themes: Smart Devices, Materials and Processing, Engineering Education, Humanitarian Activities, Communication, Power and Energy/ Energy & Sustainable Technologies, ICT, and Embedded technologies (Smart City, IoT, Cloud, etc), Cyber Security & AI Computing Technologies, Engineering in Medicine and related fields.

Important Dates

Paper Submission Opens:

October 21st, 2021

Deadline for Paper Submission (Firm):

March 11th, 2022

Early Bird Registration Opens:

March 12th, 2022

Paper Acceptance Notification:

April 7th, 2022

Camera Ready Paper Submission Deadline:

April 20th, 2022

Early Bird Registration Ends:

April 28th, 2022

Author Registration Deadline:

April 25th, 2022

Release of Conference Schedule:

April 30th, 2022

Conference dates:

May 17-19th, 2022

Conference Tracks

  • Track 1: Smart Devices, Materials and Processing
  • Track 2: Electrical, Power and Energy Systems
  • Track 3: ICT & Embedded tech, (Smart City, IoT, Cloud, etc)
  • Track 4: Robotics, Machine learning & Computer Vision
  • Track 5: Data Science & Computational Intelligence
  • Track 6: Telecommunications & Sustainable Technologies
  • Track 7: Engineering Education & Humanitarian Activities
  • Track 8: Cyber-Security & Data Protection
  • Track 9: Engineering in Medicine and Biomedical Applications
  • Track 10: Safety, Control & Instrumentation Engineering

Types of Papers

Two types of paper submissions will be accepted:

  1. Scientific research papers (Full Papers)- mature results or completed projects and should not exceed five (5) pages, a mandatory over length page charge of Ten thousand Naira (per page) is required for every page more than five (5) pages.
  2. Industry experience reports or in-depth case studies – interim results, experiences, and perspectives, for practitioners and should be up to 3 pages in length including a short reference section. Papers that meet IEEE standards of SI not exceeding 30% will be published in “IEEE Xplore.

Method of Paper Presentation

The 2022 Nigercon is a hybrid conference. Hence, there will be two forms of presentations:

  • In-person Presentation
  • Virtual Presentation

BENEFITS OF PUBLISHING WITH IEEE

  • IEEE’s reputation as the largest professional organization.
  • IEEE Xplore articles are abstracted and indexed in notable providers like Scopus, Web of Science etc.
  • Peer review from experts ensures strong and credible research.
  • IEEE publications are trusted sources for researchers in corporations, academia, and government.

Paper Template

All submissions must follow the IEEE conference template which can be accessed at https://www.ieee.org/conferences/publishing/templates.html.