Robotics

25October, 2016

IFIP President to Raise Concerns About Artificial Intelligence at the World Standardization Assembly

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IFIP President to Raise Concerns About Artificial Intelligence at the
World Standardization Assembly
Tuesday 25 October 2016 – Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems will be the focus when Professor Mike Hinchey, president of the global ICT professional association, IFIP (International Federation for Information Processing) presents at this week’s ITU World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA-16) in Tunisia.

Professor […]

5September, 2016

Robots and Sexuality in a World First Conference Program

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Robots and Sexuality in a World First Conference Program
 
ICT Experts Gather in Salford, UK This Week to Explore Issues of  Technology and Intimacy
 

5 September 2016: Robots and sexuality will come under the microscope this week at the 12th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers (HCC12) Conference at MediaCityUK in Salford, Greater Manchester from 7-9 […]

1September, 2016

IFIP Partners with XPRIZE in Support of IBM Watson Artificial Intelligence XPRIZE

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IFIP Partners with XPRIZE in Support of IBM Watson Artificial Intelligence (AI) XPRIZE
 

1 September 2016: The global ICT professional association, International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP), has signed a formal Advocate Partnership Agreement with XPRIZE to leverage its extensive membership and relationship base in support of the new $5M IBM Watson Artificial Intelligence (AI) […]

10August, 2016

IFIP HCC12 Focus on Technology and Sexuality Strikes a Chord

By |August 10th, 2016|Events, Home Slider, IFIP, Robotics, social media|0 Comments

Interest is growing in HCC12, to be held in Salford, UK this September.  The 12th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers (HCC12) Conference has attracted unprecedented interest from researchers, practitioners and journalists around the world for its focus on technology and sexuality.

With keynote speakers including Professor Charles Ess from the University of Oslo on: “What’s […]

4July, 2016

World First Conference Explores the Impact of Technology on Sexuality

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12th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers Conference Takes the Theme of  “Technology and Intimacy: Choice or Coercion?”

Robots and sexuality will come under the microscope at the 12th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers (HCC12) Conference at MediaCityUK in Salford, Greater Manchester from 7-9 September this year.

The conference, which will be the first to explore […]

28June, 2016

World First Conference Explores the Impact of Technology on Sexuality

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World First Conference Explores the Impact of Technology on Sexuality
12th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers Conference Takes the Theme of  “Technology and Intimacy: Choice or Coercion?”
Tuesday 28 June 2016: Robots and sexuality will come under the microscope at the 12th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers (HCC12) Conference at MediaCityUK in Salford, Greater […]

27May, 2016

Irish Computer Society Tech Week 2016 a Big Success

By |May 27th, 2016|Events, Home Slider, ICT in Schools, IFIP, Robotics|0 Comments

It’s been another fantastic year for Ireland’s festival of technology, Tech Week 2016. Tens of thousands of students, parents, teachers and members of the public participated in the various activities, with technology enthusiasts organising events all across Ireland including career talks, workshops, lectures, coding activities and much more.

A multi-component initiative of the Irish Computer Society, […]

9September, 2015

Women Take the Spotlight at the IFIP World Computer Congress 2015

By |September 9th, 2015|Big Data, Cloud Computing, Events, ICT in Schools, IFIP, IoT - Internet of Things, Professionalism in ICT, Robotics, WCC|0 Comments

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Women Take the Spotlight at the IFIP World Computer Congress 2015
Women to Present Three of Seven Plenary Addresses at
Global ICT Gathering in South Korea
Wednesday 9 September 2015 – Women ICT professionals will present three of the seven plenary addresses at next month’s IFIP World Computer Congress 2015 (WCC 2015) being held in Daejeon, South […]

3July, 2015

IFIP INTERACT 2015 to Explore Human-Computer Interaction

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IFIP INTERACT 2015 to Explore Human-Computer Interaction
Friday, 3 July 2015 – The countdown is on for INTERACT 2015, the 13th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), which will take place from 14-18 September 2015 in the historic town of Bamberg, Germany.

The flagship conference of the HCI Technical Committee (TC13) of IFIP, the International Federation […]

16June, 2015

International ICT Societies Call for More Technology Education in Schools

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International ICT Societies Call for More Technology Education in Schools to Avert ICT Skill Crisis
 

Tuesday, 16 June 2015 – An historic meeting of international ICT leaders has called for governments across Europe to urgently introduce Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) subjects into their school curriculums in order to better equip students for today’s digitally […]