The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) has called for the recognition of young Information Technology (IT) professionals to enable them to attain higher heights in their career.
Mr Mike Olajide, the Publicity Chairman of the NCS recently made the call in a statement made available in Lagos where he urged young IT professionals to key into the programme of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) to enhance their potential.
Olajide noted that IFIP had instituted an award for 2016 to adequately encourage the young professionals at global level in recognition for their achievements.
He however explained that the award which was being organized by InterYIT, the International Young IT Group of IFIP, would be a recognition scheme for IT industry.
He listed the categories of the award to include; IFIP International Young IT Professional of the Year, IFIP International Young IT Entrepreneur of the Year and IFIP International Best Student IT Project of the Year and he urged interested applicants to send in their forms before June 30 to firstname.lastname@example.org