The Conference on Information and Communication Technology (CICT) is started by the four MHRD funded IIITs with aim to provide a forum for researchers, industry professionals, and academics to present and exchange their ideas in latest technological advancements and innovations in the field of Information and Communication Technology (ICT). The Second Conference on Information and Communication Technology (CICT-2018) will be hosted by PDPM IIITDM Jabalpur during October 26-28, 2018. The conference will feature technical paper sessions, poster sessions, Ph.D. symposium, tutorials, workshops and invited talks by eminent researchers from around the world. Prospective authors are invited to submit papers in all areas of ICT.
The Mission of the Institute is to create a multidisciplinary academic environment to prepare and train manpower of excellence for nurturing and promoting knowledge-based activities and innovations in design, fabrication and manufacturing of products by bringing together a collaborative and mutually stimulating mix of different fields of science, engineering and arts. In doing so the Institute shall identify current and future agendas for scholarship, share knowledge and discoveries with the world community and actively cultivate individuals with the desire and capability to contribute to society.
Jabalpur (formerly Jubbulpore) is a tier 2 city in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. Jabalpur word combines Arabic word Jabal(meaning- rock) and Sanskrit word- Pur(meaning- city). Though some people propagate that it was anciently named as Jabalipuram after Saint Jabali, there are no historical, mythological or folklore evidence in support of this. It is one of the most famous cities of Madhya Pradesh. According to the 2011 census, it is the third-largest urban agglomeration in Madhya Pradesh, and the country's 30th-largest urban agglomeration.
The city is large and growing; it is a major education center in India. The High Court of MP is located in Jabalpur and so are many Government administrative headquarters. It is one of the major centers for the production of arms and ammunition and military base in India. The city is a major trading center and producer of forest products. Industrialization is on verge of taking off for private entrepreneurs.Nevertheless, city is experiencing fast growth in all sectors.