Events

16August, 2017

IFIP Interviews: Yasas Abeywickrama, President, CSSL

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Yasas Abeywickrama, President, Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) explains why CSSL has chosen to increase its level of involvement within IFIP.

The Computer Society of Sri Lanka has been in existence for 40 years, four decades, and we’ve been working with SEARCC and IFIP for a very long time. As the Sri Lankan IT industry […]

31July, 2017

ICS Leaders Conference – 12 October 2017

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Preparations are underway for the 2017 ICS Leaders Conference, to be held on 12th October 2017 in the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Dublin 8.

In this, its 50th year, the Irish Computer Society has chosen the theme: “IT Leadership – The Next Generation”.  Through this theme, speakers will explore the importance of leadership in the […]

31July, 2017

INTERACT 2017 in Mumbai in September

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Some of the world’s greatest experts in Human Computer-Interaction (HCI) will gather in Mumbai in September for INTERACT 2017, the 16th Conference of IFIP Technical Committee 13.

Hosted by the Industrial Design Centre, IIT Bombay from 25-29 September, the multi-faceted event will include two days of pre-conference workshops, field trips, a symposium on HCI Research […]

31July, 2017

Countdown to NITC/SEARCC Conference and IFIP General Assembly in Sri Lanka

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Over 30 countries expected to be represented at NITC 2017 in September
The Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) has assembled an impressive line-up of speakers for the upcoming NITC 2017 (National IT Conference), which is being held in conjunction with the IFIP General Assembly and SEARCC Conference in mid-September.

With around 100 prominent experts visiting […]

30June, 2017

World Biggest Education Technology Conference to Explore the Benefits of Computer Games for Learning and Assessment

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IFIP WCCE2017 to Learn How Computer Games Can Develop Problem-Solving, Creativity & More

The use of computer games to support the learning and assessment of 21st century competencies will be the focus of a keynote by Professor Valerie Shute at next week’s World Conference on Computers in Education (WCCE) 2017.

The largest conference focused on the use […]

30June, 2017

CSSL Predicting Sri Lanka’s Biggest Ever ICT Event for NITC/SEARCC/IFIP Event

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The Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL) is expecting a record 1,200 registrations for its National IT Conference (NITC) this year thanks to the combined drawing effect of the IFIP General Assembly and SEARCC Conference, which are being held at the same time.

With around 100 prominent internationals visiting Colombo for the joint events, CSSL […]

30June, 2017

WITFOR 2016 Outcomes Continue to Grow

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The latest update from Springer Publishing shows that downloads of papers presented at last year’s World Information Technology Forum (WITFOR) 2016 in Costa Rica have continued to grow.

At last count, there had been 3,959 chapter downloads of the WITFOR proceedings since they were published online in August last year. According to a recent Springer Report, […]

29June, 2017

MEDIA RELEASE: World Education Technology Conference to Explore the Benefits of Computer Games for Learning and Assessment

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Media Release

World Education Technology Conference to Explore the Benefits of Computer Games for Learning and Assessment

IFIP WCCE2017 to Learn How Computer Games Can Develop Problem-Solving, Creativity & More

Thursday 29 June 2017: The use of computer games to support the learning and assessment of 21st century competencies will be the focus of a keynote by […]

31May, 2017

Eugene H. Spafford Wins 2017 Kristian Beckman Award

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IFIP Congratulates Eugene H. Spafford on winning the prestigious Kristian Beckman Award.

A professor of Computer Sciences at Purdue University in Indiana, USA, Spafford is also the founder and Executive Director Emeritus of the Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security. He is presenting this week at the 32nd International Conference on […]

31May, 2017

ICT Leaders to Meet in Sri Lanka

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Thought leaders from across the ICT industry and profession will gather in Colombo, Sri Lanka in September for the combined National IT Conference, SEARCC Conference and IFIP General Assembly.

Hosted by the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL), the combined event will bring more than 75 international experts from 50 different countries to Colombo, joining […]