Events

30August, 2017

IFIP Announces 2nd IFIP Conference on IT in Disaster Risk Reduction

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The IFIP Domain Committee on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction (DCITDRR) has announced the 2nd IFIP Conference on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction (ITDRR 2017) will be held in October in Bulgaria.

ITDRR 2017 will bring together experts from across

Conference Chair and IFIP Vice President, Professor Yuko Murayama of Japan, said the effects of disasters […]

30August, 2017

Stellar Cast of Keynote Speakers Next Month at INTERACT 2017

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HCI luminaries Albrecht Schmidt and Andy Cockburn headline an impressive line-up of speakers at next month’s INTERACT 2017 Conference in Mumbai.

Professor Schmidt will present the opening keynote on “Amplifying Human Abilities: Digital Technologies to Enhance Perception and Cognition, while Cockburn will deliver the closing keynote, entitled: Faster, More Learnable and Preferred: Experiences Using Applied Psychology […]

30August, 2017

AICWIC 2017, 11-13 September, Chennai, India

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The ACM India Celebration of Women in Computing (AICWIC) will take place at SRM University, and is hosted by the ACM-W Chennai Chapter.

Jodi Tims, the new Chair of ACM-W, Arati Dixit, incoming Chair of ACM-W India, and ACM Fellow and Distinguished Speaker Tracy Camp will join other speakers and panelists in addressing both technical […]

30August, 2017

Heidelberg Laureate Forum, 24-29 September, Heidelberg, Germany

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The fifth Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF) will provide an informal venue for 200 selected young researchers to exchange ideas with renowned laureates in mathematics and computer science. Recipients of the ACM A.M. Turing Award, the ACM Prize in Computing, the Abel Prize, the Fields Medal and the Nevanlinna Prize will inspire the researchers in a […]

30August, 2017

womENcourage 2017, 6-8 September, Barcelona, Spain

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The 4th ACM Europe Celebration of Women in Computing (womENcourage 2017) will take place at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain.

womENcourage is an excellent opportunity for women in computer science and related disciplines to network and learn about career opportunities.

The program includes technical presentations and discussions related to issues in academic and […]

30August, 2017

IFIP President to Open Sri Lanka’s Biggest Ever ICT Conference

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Combined NITC/SEARCC Conference to Attract Over 1,000 ICT Professionals

Wednesday 30 August 2017 –  Mike Hinchey, President of IFIP, the global federation of ICT professional associations, will formally open the combined NITC/SEARCC Conference in Sri Lanka next month.

Professor Hinchey will discuss the critical role ICT professionals play in enhancing the quality of life for people […]

29August, 2017

Stellar Cast of Keynote Speakers Next Month at IFIP INTERACT 2017

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Stellar Cast of Keynote Speakers Next Month at IFIP INTERACT 2017
Tuesday 29 August 2017 – HCI luminaries, Albrecht Schmidt and Andy Cockburn, headline an impressive line-up of speakers at next month’s IFIP INTERACT 2017 Conference in India.

The leading international conference exploring issues relating to Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), INTERACT 2017 is the 16th annual […]

16August, 2017

IFIP Interviews: Yasas Abeywickrama, President, CSSL

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Yasas Abeywickrama, President, Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) explains why CSSL has chosen to increase its level of involvement within IFIP.

The Computer Society of Sri Lanka has been in existence for 40 years, four decades, and we’ve been working with SEARCC and IFIP for a very long time. As the Sri Lankan IT industry […]

31July, 2017

ICS Leaders Conference – 12 October 2017

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Preparations are underway for the 2017 ICS Leaders Conference, to be held on 12th October 2017 in the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Dublin 8.

In this, its 50th year, the Irish Computer Society has chosen the theme: “IT Leadership – The Next Generation”.  Through this theme, speakers will explore the importance of leadership in the […]

31July, 2017

INTERACT 2017 in Mumbai in September

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Some of the world’s greatest experts in Human Computer-Interaction (HCI) will gather in Mumbai in September for INTERACT 2017, the 16th Conference of IFIP Technical Committee 13.

Hosted by the Industrial Design Centre, IIT Bombay from 25-29 September, the multi-faceted event will include two days of pre-conference workshops, field trips, a symposium on HCI Research […]