Young ICT Professionals

22December, 2016

ICT Manager Wins Australia’s Young Professional of the Year Award

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A South Australian ICT manager responsible for projects which ensure the State’s safe supply of electricity was named ‘Young Professional of the Year’ by Professions Australia.

Presenting the award, Professions Australia’s Senior Vice President and IFIP IP3 Chair, Brenda Aynsley, said Yohan De Silva’s achievements as a young professional were outstanding and reinforced the major contribution […]

4July, 2016

IFIP InterYIT Partners with NCS on Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) is collaborating with IFIP InterYIT to present the Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Platform (YIEP) at next month’s NCS 26th National Conference.

To be held from 19-21 July at the NAF Conference Centre in Abuja, Nigeria, the Platform seeks to harness the ideas, passion and energy of young people to make a difference in the world.

YIEP offers a series […]

27April, 2016

IFIP World IT Forum (WITFOR) 2016 Attracts Global Response

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27 April 2016 – The IFIP World Information Technology Forum (WITFOR) 2016 has received a global response to its Call for Papers with presenters from 23 different countries submitting papers for consideration.

With a focus on progressing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), WITFOR 2016 brings together hundreds of senior policy-makers, ICT experts, representatives […]

26April, 2016

NCS (Nigeria Computer Society) Announces 26th National Conference to be Held in July

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Plans are underway for the 26th National Conference of the Nigeria Computer Society, to be held from 19-21 July, 2016 at the NAF Conference Centre in Abuja, Nigeria.

The largest annual gathering of Nigeria’s ICT community, the Conference will bring together ICT professionals, employers, investors, businesses, agencies, vendors, industry bodies, innovators, researchers, educators and thought leaders.

With […]

26April, 2016

Australian Computer Society, ACS, Celebrates 50 Years, Launches New CBoK

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One of the hallmarks of a professional association is a Core Body of Knowledge (CBoK) that reflects the key theoretical understandings required of its members. In an industry as dynamic and fast-moving at the ICT sector, keeping that standard current can represent a significant challenge.

To mark its 50th anniversary this year, the Australian Computer Society […]

23March, 2016

IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management Announces Call for Extended Abstracts

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The 11th International IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management has sent out its Call for Papers to young researchers and career starters to submit their extended abstracts as part of the application to attend the school.

To be hosted by the University of Karlstad, its Department of Computer Science and its Privacy and Security Group, and supported by IFIP’s […]

14December, 2015

Nigeria Computer Society to Highlight Security Innovation at 2016 National Conference

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Nigeria Computer Society to Highlight Security Innovation at 2016 National Conference

The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) will hold its 2016 National Conference from 27-29 July 2016 in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory and seat of the Federal Government.

Nigeria’s largest and most important Information Technology conference, the NCS National Conference will take the theme, “Information Technology for […]

1December, 2015

Empowering Young Leaders in ICT

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Empowering Young Leaders in ICT

Yasas V. Abeywickrama, VP, Computer Society of Sri Lanka and Chairman of the International Young IT Group

 

It’s no secret that technology is changing the world. But when you stop and think about it, technology is created by people – often young people who are willing to challenge the status quo and do […]

23November, 2015

Australia’s top disruptors recognised with 2015 ACS awards

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Australia’s top disruptors recognised with ACS awards
Radlink Communications chief engineer Simon Chan scooped the top individual honours at the inaugural ACS Digital Disruptors Awards.

The awards, held following the ACS Reimagination 2015 conference in Sydney, recognised 50 digital disruptors from industry, government and education.

They received either Gold Disruptor awards as finalists or took out one of […]

14May, 2015

IFIP InterYIT Participates in South East Asian Regional ICT Meeting

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IFIP InterYIT Participates in South East Asian Regional ICT Meeting
 14 May 2015: IFIP InterYIT, the global professional group for young people working in Information and Communications Technology (ICT), has partnered with the South East Asian Computer Confederation (SEARCC) to encourage and empower young ICT professionals to achieve their potential.

InterYIT Chairman, Yasas V. Abeywickrama, attended a […]