28April, 2017

IFIP Participates in Major Disaster Risk Reduction Events

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The IFIP Domain Committee on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction (DCITDRR) has boosted its international profile, presenting at two international disaster risk reduction events during March.

Professor Dimiter Velev (secretary) and Associate Professor Plamena Zlateva (vice-chair) represented IFIP’s newest Domain Committee at conferences in Japan and Turkey, sharing information and raising awareness of IFIP’s […]

28April, 2017

ACM Europe Conference, 6-8 September 2017, Barcelona, Spain

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The inaugural ACM Europe Conference will be a truly international event, bringing together computer scientists and practitioners from around the world. A celebration of the ACM European Fellows and a keynote talk by 2012 Turing Award laureate, Silvio Micali, are also planned.

Hosted by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, the conference will take place from 6-8 September […]

28April, 2017

SEARCC International Schools Software Competition 2017 Set for Sri Lanka in September

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Plans are underway for the SEARCC International Schools Competition (ISSC) 2017 to be held in conjunction with the annual SEARCC Conference and Sri Lanka’s National IT Conference in Colombo from 10-16 September, 2017.

Hosted by the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL), ISSC 2017 will seek to foster the development of computer competence among young people […]

28April, 2017

SEARCC EXCO to Host APEC Project Workshop in Beijing

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SEARCC (South East Asian Computer Confederation) will host an APEC Project Workshop when it stages its EXCO meeting in Beijing, China in May.

The project workshop will focus on SEARCC’s work in co-ordinating the development of projects to address the key strategic objectives of the Asia Pacific Economic Community (APEC) which has been established by […]

28April, 2017

Senior Members of IFIP TC 3 and IFIP WGs to Feature at WCCE2017

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-20% off WCCE2017 Ticket Prices for IFIP Community-
With the World Conference on Computers in Education (WCCE) merely two months away, we are delighted to have a full draft programme available.

The programme features over 200 speakers who will cover the future of a range of areas such as Mobile Learning, Computing Education, Education Software Development, […]

24April, 2017

IFIP AI Expert Stephen Ibaraki Chairs United Nations AI Briefing

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IFIP AI Expert Stephen Ibaraki Chairs United Nations AI Briefing


Stephen Ibaraki, Founding Chair of the IFIP Global Industry Council (GIC) and Vice Chair of IFIP IP3 (International Professional Practice Partnership), last week chaired and presented a keynote address at the UN Headquarters New York ITU Briefing on the “AI for Good Global Summit”. […]

1April, 2017

AI for Good Global Summit

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IFIP President Mike Hinchey joins a stellar line-up of speakers for the first United Nations ITU / XPRIZE AI for Good Global Summit in Geneva from 7-9 June 2017.

The Summit aims to accelerate the development and democratization of Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions to address global challenges such as poverty, hunger, health, education, equality and the […]

1April, 2017

IFIP Summer School 2017 Call for Papers / Extended Abstracts

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The 12th IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management has extended its Call for Papers and Extended Abstracts until 30 April, giving potential attendees additional time to submit their papers.

With the theme, The Smart World Revolution, the School will be held at the Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy from 3-8 September 2017. It is organised […]

1April, 2017

WG 2.13 Sponsors Open Source System Conference

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IFIP Working Group 2.13 (WG 2.13) is a sponsor of OSS 2017, the 13th International Conference on Open Source Software to be held in Buenos Aires, on 22-23 May 2017.

Co-located with ICSE 2017, the 39th International Conference on Software Engineering, OSS 2017 will provide a unique forum for research related to Open Source Systems, with […]

28February, 2017

Global Education Conference Extends Deadline for Submissions, Confirms Keynote Speakers

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The World Conference on Computers in Education (WCCE) has extended its deadline for papers to be submitted until Friday 3rd March while confirming it has secured five prominent keynotes for the July event.

The flagship education conference of IFIP, the global federation of ICT professional bodies, WCCE 2017 has adopted the theme of, “Tomorrow’s Learning: Involving […]