28February, 2018

IFIP to Play Leadership Role at Upcoming WSIS Forum

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IFIP Leaders to Run Two Workshops, Present Keynote and Facilitate High-Level Policy Session
IFIP will play a leadership role at the annual WSIS Forum in Geneva next month, showing how greater professionalism in ICT is helping to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The world’s largest gathering of the international ‘ICT for Development’ community, WSIS Forum is […]

28February, 2018

Open Conference of IFIP WG 8.3 on Decision Support Systems

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IFIP Working Group 8.3 invites interested professionals to Ljubljana, Slovenia, for the 2018 Open Conference of the IFIP WG 8.3 on Decision Support Systems from 13-15 June 2018.

The theme of the conference “DSS Research Delivering High Impacts to Business and Society” highlights the main purpose of the DSS: providing support to people and organisations faced with […]

28February, 2018

SEARCC Executive Council meeting April 2018

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The South East Asian Regional Computer Confederation (SEARRC) will hold its first Executive Council meeting of 2018 in Tokyo, Japan on the 6th of April. The meeting will be hosted by SEARCC in partnership with The Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ).

SEARCC connects economies through its membership links with computer societies and ICT institutes across […]

28February, 2018

ACM Europe and Informatics Europe Release Education Strategy

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ACM Europe and Informatics Europe have collaborated on a report that builds on an earlier document, Informatics Education in Europe: Are We All in the Same Boat?. The new report, Informatics for All: The Strategy, aims to establish Informatics as an essential discipline for all, a subject available at all levels throughout the educational system. […]

28February, 2018

AI for Good Global Summit 2018, May 15 – 17, Geneva

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The AI for Good Global Summit will identify practical applications of AI and supporting strategies to improve the quality and sustainability of life on our planet. The summit, which is the leading United Nations platform for dialogue on AI, will continue to formulate strategies to ensure trusted, safe and inclusive development of AI technologies and […]

31January, 2018

Two New Keynotes for IFIP WCC 2018

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The Program Committee for the IFIP World Computer Congress (WCC 2018 – has kicked off the new year by confirming two exciting new keynote speakers for the September event.

Leslie Valiant, the T. Jefferson Coolidge Professor of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics at Harvard and Shamika N. Sirimanne, Director of the Division on Technology and […]

31January, 2018

IFIP WG 8.6 Working Conference in Portsmouth this June 2018

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“Smart Working, Living and Organising” will be theme of the Working Conference for IFIP Working Group 8.6 when it meets at the University of Portsmouth on 25th June 2018.

The one-day workshop seeks to progress research into technology adoption by examining the plethora of new technologies being adopted everyday by individuals, organisations, sectors and society in […]

31January, 2018

Planning Underway for CSSL’s NITC 2018

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The Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) has announced plans for the 36th Annual National IT Conference (NITC 2018), which will be held in the capital of Colombo from 2-4 October this year.

The event will expand on the theme, “IT Changes Everything”, exploring technology-driven change across eight tracks of content:

∙ Social Implications of AI

∙ ICT […]

31January, 2018

IFIP Takes a Stand on eWaste

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IFIP TC9, the Technical Committee focused on ICT and Society, has established the IFIP eWaste Action Group to raise awareness, and set standards and targets for eWaste management.

The new Action Group is currently developing a position paper to detail the key issues relating to surplus electronic and electrical equipment not suitable for reuse, and to […]

29November, 2017

IFIP Confirms First Keynote for World Computer Congress (WCC) 2018

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IFIP has announced the first confirmed keynote speaker for next year’s World Computer Congress in Poznan, Poland, successfully attracting internationally-renowned computer scientist and researcher, Professor Wil van der Aalst to present a plenary session.

An expert in all areas relating to processes and data, Professor van der Aalst writes on business process management, process mining, data […]