The Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) holds an annual National Conference for the presentation of academic and research papers by members and allied professionals, to enhance information-sharing on contemporary issues in the theory and practice of urban and regional planning. This has been an avenue for analyzing challenges of the environment and current best practices for resolving them to meet the convenience, aesthetics, health, safety, time, cost and sustainability needs.
Previous years had attracted the participation of interested persons from other countries which indeed makes it an international conference. This year, the theme of consideration is “Physical Planning and Urban Security in Nigeria: Issues, Challenges and Prospects”. It provides a premier platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the lingering and complex security problems in Nigeria and most recent innovations, trends, issues, challenges, prospects and solutions adopted in physical planning to address them.
2.0 Dates and Venue of the Conference
The Conference is proposed to commence on Monday 7th November through Friday 11th November 2022 in Abuja, Federal Capital City of Nigeria.
3.0 Theme: “Physical Planning and Urban Security in Nigeria: Issues, Challenges and Prospects”.
Key Dates for Submission of Abstracts:
Abstract Submission Opens - 21 February 2022
Abstract Submission Deadline - 20 March 2022
Abstract Notification - 20 March 2022
5.0 Full Paper Submission Guidelines
Format Specifications: Length, Margins and Font
The maximum length of paper shall be twelve (12) pages or 5000 words, including the paper itself and all related materials: the paper title, author information, abstract, body of paper including figures, tables, and equations, references and appendices (if any). Pages must be numbered at the bottom center of each page. Use Times New Roman font only with font size not smaller than 10. Use one-inch margins, right, left, top and bottom. Your text should be fully justified. Tables, graphs and figures should be centralized and labeled appropriately. MS Word is the preferred software for submission.
Title and Headings