The National Conference on Communications (NCC) is a discipline –specific biennial conference that joins together academia, researchers, government and industry practitioners, with the aim of building capacity, promoting and strengthening research and development of local solutions that are relevant in communications technology. The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) in conjunction with The Faculty of Computing and Informatics of Mbarara University of Science and Technology, organised the 4th National Conference on Communications (NCC) on 15th-16th September, 2016 at the main campus (Kihumuro) in Mbarara District. The conference attracted different participants from academia, scholars, industry practitioners and researchers from different ICT research institutes. A variety of elements of the conference included Exhibitions, oral paper presentations, Posters, panel debates and exhibition of ICT prototype (and ready products) as well as research opportunities. The main theme of the 2016 conference was “Linking Modern ICT’s to National Development” which brought together academia, researchers, industry practitioners and government to realise national development.