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IFIP is the leading global professional association for people working in Information and Communications Technologies and Sciences. Established by UNESCO in 1960 and recognised by the United Nations, IFIP represents ICT professional associations from 56 countries and regions with a total membership of over half a million. It also brings together more than 3,500 scientists from industry and academia, organising them into over 100 Working Groups and 13 Technical Committees which conduct research, develop standards and promote information sharing. Based in Austria, IFIP sponsors over 100 conferences each year, fostering the distribution of research and knowledge to academics and industry practitioners alike.
1July, 2021

International Program of #ifip60 Events Celebrates IFIP Milestone

By |July 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

IFIP President Mike Hinchey highlighted the role of technology in enabling progress towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) #3 “Good Health and Well-Being” during an address to the Korea Computer Congress (KCC 2021) at Jeju Island last week.

Hosted jointly by the Korean Institute of Computer Scientists and Engineers (KIISE) and IFIP, the event […]

1July, 2021

Let’s Collaborate!

By |July 1st, 2021|Home Slider|0 Comments

One of the biggest benefits of being part of IFIP is the opportunity to meet and collaborate with technologists and academics from around the world.

To that end, Horizon Europe has provided some URLs that might be useful for IFIP members to explore during the next couple of months, in order to identify possible areas of […]

30June, 2021

Invitation to IFIP TC3 OCCE 2021 DTEL

By |June 30th, 2021|Events|0 Comments

You’re invited to participate in the IFIP TC3 Conference OCCE 2021 DTEL, “Digital Transformation of Education and Learning – Past, Present and Future”.

The conference, to be held from 17-20 August 2021, will reflect on the continuous development and future outlook of ICT and education. It also celebrates six decades of IFIP and five decades of […]

30June, 2021

ACM Recognises Contributions by European Committee Members

By |June 30th, 2021|ACM|0 Comments

ACM has named Andrew McGettrick, a professor at the University of Strathclyde, UK, the recipient of the 2020 Karl V. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award for his scholarship and tireless volunteer work and contributions, which have fundamentally improved rigorous computer science as a field of professional practice and as an academic pursuit. His work in curricula, standards […]

30June, 2021

Nominate an Outstanding Professional

By |June 30th, 2021|Ethics, IFIP, Professionalism in ICT|0 Comments

Time is running to nominate highly ethical professionals and organisations for the prestigious David O’Leary Award, offered by IFIP IP3.

The deadline to nominate is 15 August, 2021, with the opportunity to recognise an individual or body that has:

promoted and demonstrated Professionalism (Professional Practice),
worked as an Ethics Evangelist and/or
made strides in fostering diversity […]

30June, 2021

IFIP WG 8.1 Issues Call for Papers for PoEM 2021

By |June 30th, 2021|Events|0 Comments

The 14th IFIP WG 8.1 working conference on the Practice of Enterprise Modelling (PoEM) will take place in Riga, Latvia from 24-26 November 2021.

The working conference aims to improve the understanding of the practice of Enterprise Modelling (EM) by offering a forum for sharing experiences and knowledge between the academic community and practitioners from industry […]

30June, 2021

Australia’s 2021 Top Analytics Leaders Named

By |June 30th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Women made up 40% of the top 10

Lionel Kho of Dentsu has been named Australia’s top analytics leader.

Lionel Kho, vice president of data and analytics at Dentsu International, has topped the list of Australian analytics professionals in a year where women made up 40 per cent of the top 10.

Awarded by IAPA (Institute of Analytics […]

30June, 2021

The STEAMers TECH Academy in Cyprus

By |June 30th, 2021|Events, ICT in Schools, Young ICT Professionals|0 Comments

This summer, the Cyprus Computer Society is offering the nation’s youth the chance to acquire a variety of knowledge, gain unique, unprecedented experiences, develop new skills and at the same time to enrich and strengthen their CV at “The STEAMers TECH Academy”.

The Cyprus Computer Society has partnered with the Cyprus Youth Board to organise the […]

30June, 2021

ACM Update for June 2021

By |June 30th, 2021|ACM, Events|0 Comments

International Task Force Releases IS 2020 Curriculum

 A joint task force of ACM and the Association for Information Systems (AIS) recently released the report IS2020: Competency Model for Undergraduate Programs in Information Systems. Traditionally, the study of Information Systems (IS) was related to the use of technology for business. While Information Systems still focuses on the practical […]

30June, 2021

HBMSU Partners with International Council for Open and Distance Education

By |June 30th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) welcomes the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) as an office partner of the Consortium for the Benchmarking Framework for Online, Open, Smart and Technology-enhanced Higher Education.

The consortium unites online and open universities from all over the world as well as higher education associations and quality assurance […]