Sixth International Conference on Information Technology for Development (IT4D)

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2019-11-07 - 2019-11-09

Sagarmatha Hall, Deerwalk Complex, Sifal

Sixth International Conference on Information Technology for Development (IT4D) is going to be held on 7th to 9th of November 2019 in Kathmandu. 

The Sixth International Conference on Information Technology for Development (IT4D) is an interdisciplinary conference that aims to serve as a forum for researchers, practitioners, policymakers, and development workers who like to share their experience and knowledge of how the power and capabilities of information technologies (IT) can be harnessed for social equity, democracy, and economic advancement in developing countries like Nepal. This is an annual conference started in 2012.

The purpose of the 3- day conference is to bring together researchers/entrepreneurs from around the world who are interested in exploring the use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) for the development of Education, Health and Environment.

The conference primarily focuses on the following topics, but is not limited to them. ICT in:

  • Teaching & Learning
  • Content & Curriculum
  • Education Policy
  • Healthcare Quality & Safety
  • Healthcare & Public Health Service Delivery
  • Healthcare Training & Awareness
  • Public Health Information Dissemination
  • Telemedicine
  • Natural Disaster Management
  • Waste Management
  • Climate Change Risk Management
  • Environment Protection & Sustainability
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Awareness

Paper Submission

Download Presentation Template

Paper formatting.

The papers submitted to IT4D-2019 should describe your original work and should not have been published elsewhere or under consideration. Please use this template for preparing your submission.

The paper can be submitted using easychair account or email at [email protected]

The selected conference papers will be published in the Deerwalk Journal of Computer Science & Information Technology (

Event Highlights


Date: November 7, 2019

Events:  Opening session,  Student paper sessions

Venue:  Sagarmatha Hall, Deerwalk Complex, Sifal, Kathmandu, Nepal


Date: November 8, 2019

Events: Keynote sessions, Researcher/professional paper sessions, Panel discussion, Valedictory session

Venue: Kathmandu Marriot Hotel, Manakamana  Marg, Kathmandu, Nepal


Date: November 9, 2019

Events: Hiking

Key Dates

Extended abstracts of up to 500 words has to be submitted by:

Registration Fee Details

   Foreign Delegates

Nepali Delegates
Institutional Individuals Students
US$150 Rs. 8,000 Rs. 5,000 Rs. 2,000
Last Date for Registration (October 30, 2019)
Early Bird Registration 10% Discount for Foreign Delegates(October 15, 2019)
* Registration Fee includes High Tea, Lunch, Hiking

Participating Colleges (1)

Deerwalk Institute of TechnologyDeerwalk Institute of TechnologySifal,, Sifal01-4485424