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31October, 2017

IFIP’s Oliver Burmeister Chosen as 2017 Ethics Expert by Prominent Journal

By |October 31st, 2017|Ethics, IFIP, Professionalism in ICT|0 Comments

The Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society publishes one paper each year by an international expert, inviting 3-4 other experts to write a 1,500 word response.

Last year, Ethics authority Oliver Burmeister was invited to be the expert for 2017 and submit an article on the topic, “Professional Ethics in the Information Age”. […]

31October, 2017

Highlights of ACM Europe Conference in Barcelona

By |October 31st, 2017|ACM, Events, IFIP|0 Comments

Highlights of the ACM Europe Conference held in September are now available on video. Watch sessions from the High Performance Computing and Cybersecurity tracks, including panel discussions, a Turing Lecture by Silvio Micali and an HPC keynote talk by ACM Athena Lecturer Katherine Yelick. An album of photos from the event is also available.

On 7 September, a panel on […]

30October, 2017

IFIP TC9 Announces Call for Papers for HCC13

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Media Release

 
IFIP TC9 Announces Call for Papers for HCC13
Submissions Invited to Address Question of “ICT and Climate Change – What Can We Do?”
Monday 30 October 2017 – The International Federation of Information Processing (IFIP) has announced a Call for Papers for its biennial Human Choice and Computers (HCC) Conference, HCC13, to be held in […]

19October, 2017

CSSL Launches International epihack Project to Fight Dengue Fever

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MEDIA RELEASE

 
CSSL Launches International epihack Project to Fight Dengue Fever
Computer Society of Sri Lanka to Facilitate Collaborative Hack Involving ICT and Health Experts
Thursday 19 October – The Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) has announced an international hacking project to develop a solution for dengue fever, which is currently being experienced at ‘unprecedented’ levels across […]

11October, 2017

IFIP Thought Leader to Present to United Nations

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MEDIA RELEASE

 
IFIP Thought Leader to Present to United Nations
 

Wednesday 11 October 2017 – New York USA – IFIP IP3 Board Director Stephen Ibaraki will today present to the United Nations on how Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning technologies will dramatically change the world in which we live.

Mr Ibaraki, who is a key decision-maker […]

29September, 2017

NITC/SEARCC Conference and IFIP Meetings Wrap up Successfully in Colombo

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Nearly 1,000 people took part in this month’s highly successful NITC/SEARCC Conference and preceding IFIP/SEARCC meetings in Colombo.

IFIP, the global federation of national computer societies, and SEARCC, its SE Asian regional counterpart, both held annual general meetings for their key executives and decision-makers in the lead-up to the Computer Society of Sri Lanka’s (CSSL) […]

29September, 2017

Global ICT Professional Body Elects New Leader

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South African Moira de Roche Takes Over as Chair of IFIP IP3
The International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3), the ICT professionalism arm of IFIP, (International Federation for Information Processing), the global federation of national computer societies, has elected Moira de Roche as its new Chair.

Ms de Roche, who previously served as Vice Chair and has been […]

29September, 2017

IFIP Awards Honorary Membership to Leon Strous

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Former IFIP President Recognised for Extraordinary Contributions Over Many Years
 

The IFIP General Assembly, the peak decision-making body of the global federation of ICT professional associations, has awarded an Honorary Membership (HLM) to Leon Strous of The Netherlands.

Mr Strous, who is a senior policy advisor with De Nederlandsche Bank, was recognised by IFIP for his many […]

29September, 2017

IFIP IP3 Launches Global CyberSecurity Specialism

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IP3 Announces New Professional Standard for People Working in CyberSecurity roles
 

The professional standards arm of the global federation of ICT professional societies, IFIP IP3 (International Professional Practice Partnership), has announced the first CyberSecurity Specialism for ICT professionals working in this critical discipline.

The Specialism, which is an add-on to IP3’s existing standards framework for ICT professionals, […]

29September, 2017

Planning Underway for WCC 2018 in Poland

By |September 29th, 2017|Events, Home Slider, IFIP, WCC|0 Comments

IFIP, the International Federation for Information Processing, has confirmed plans to stage its flagship event, the World Computer Congress 2018, at Poznań in Poland from 17-21 September next year.

To be held at the Poznań University of Technology, the multi-faceted event has attracted strong support from Poland’s Ministry of Digital Affairs and the Mayor of Poland.

In […]