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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.
27July, 2022

ACM News

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View ACM’s 75th Anniversary Panels and Talks On Demand 

ACM’s 75th Anniversary Celebration was held June 10 in San Francisco. This memorable occasion was not only a remembrance of ACM’s past, but of its current and future endeavors with a full day of panels and speakers discussing some of the most significant topics in computer science […]

27July, 2022

ACS Launches 2022 Digital Pulse Report

By |July 27th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Australian tech job numbers continue to boom, with over 1.2 million people expected to be working in the sector by 2027, according to the new ACS Australia’s Digital Pulse 2022 report released in mid-July.

Digital Pulse 2022 reveals technology jobs are paying better than equivalent industries and proposes ways the nation can address the chronic IT worker shortage, […]

27July, 2022

30th General IFIP TC7 Conference on System Modeling and Optimization

By |July 27th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TC7 (System Modeling and Optimization) staged its biennial General Conference in Warsaw, Poland from 4-8 July 2022. 

Hosted at the Faculty of Mathematics and Information Science at Warsaw University of Technology, the conference was organised under the honorary patronage of the Ministry of Education and Science with the support of IBM and TD Synnex Company. The […]

27July, 2022

CLEI Announces New TC Reps

By |July 27th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CLEI, the Latin American Center for Informatics Studies, has announced its new line-up of national representatives to IFIP’s Technical Committees.

Headquartered in Chile, CLEI draws its membership from across South America and over the past 35 years has staged events in Argentina, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Costa Rica, Peru, Mexico and Spain.

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27July, 2022

ACM Conferences and Events

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SIGGRAPH ’22, August 8—11

The Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques conference will again include both on-demand presentations and scheduled sessions, celebrating advancements in computer graphics, digital art, animation, visual effects, machine learning, artificial intelligence, immersive and mixed realities, scientific visualisation, and more. Featured speakers are 2019 ACM A.M. Turing Award winner Pat […]

27July, 2022

Italy’s National Workshop for Technology Transfer and Higher Education

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Italy’s National Workshop for Technology Transfer and Higher Education

Italy’s National Workshop for Technology Transfer and Higher Education took place at the Industrial Computer Engineering (ICE) Laboratory in Verona from 16-17 June, 2022.

The workshop was a meeting place between industry and university researchers, enabling them to build partnerships and synergies to make technology transfer easier. Leading […]

29June, 2022

IP3 Welcomes New Board Member

By |June 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

IFIP IP3 (International Professional Practice Partnership) is pleased to welcome Damith Hettihewa of the Computer Society Sri Lanka (CSSL) to the board. CSSL is working with IP3 to create a Professional membership grade for future certification by IP3.

29June, 2022

Last Chance to Nominate a Professional for the 2022 David O’Leary Award

By |June 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Remember to nominate a respected colleague or organisation for the prestigious David O’Leary Award. Offered by IFIP IP3, the award seeks 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 among ICT practitioners.

The 2021 winner was ethics researcher, Don […]

29June, 2022

IFIP Goes Meta at WSIS Forum

By |June 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Once again, a team including Mike Hinchey, Anthony Wong, Moira de Roche, and Amit Joshi (InterYIT) represented IFIP at WSIS 2022. It was wonderful to be there in person after a two-year hiatus. Apart from the events we attended and the presentations we made, we also took the opportunity to meet with senior official at […]

29June, 2022

IFIP Leaders Meet with UNCTAD

By |June 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

IFIP leaders travelled to the Palais des Nations in Geneva this month to meet with officials from UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development). 

The meeting explored ways that the global IFIP community could help developing countries to better leverage frontier technologies. 

Supporting the United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development, the UN’s main […]