CEDIA with the aim of promoting integration between researchers, technicians, students, and the general public in Information Technologies area, created the first national conference on "Information and Communication Technologies of Ecuador (TIC-EC)" in 2013, a suitable place for sharing best practices, lessons learned, and establishing collaborative initiatives looking for synergies through the formation of strategic working groups.

The first TIC-EC was held in Escuela Politécnica Nacional (EPN) in November 2013. The second conference was held at Universidad de Cuenca in December 2014. The third TIC-EC was held at Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja (UTPL) in December 2015, and 2016 at Universidad Católica Santiago de Guayaquil (UCSG) in November. Finally, the fifth TIC-EC was held at Universidad Técnica del Norte (UTN) in November 2017.


The 6th Conference on Information Technologies and Communication of Ecuador (TIC-EC) will be held at the Universidad Nacional del Chimborazo (UNACH), in Riobamba city, from November 21 to 23, 2018 and will take place:

  • National and international keynotes.
  • Scientific and Technical Papers presentation according to the TIC-EC topics.
  • I+D+i projects presentation belonging to CEPRA XI.
  • Workshops of CEDIA working groups.
  • Spatial Data Infrastructure.
  • Telemedicine / Telehealth.
  • Repositories
  • Tutorials presentation.


Researchers, Technicians, Teachers, Students, Professionals, and People interested in Science and Technology.