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1September, 2018

ICT Profession Mourns Brenda Aynsley

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Tributes have poured in from across the international ICT community after the death earlier this month of Brenda Aynsley, the immediate past chair of IFIP IP3 and a former president of ACS (Australian Computer Society).

A passionate advocate of ICT professionalism, ethics and diversity, Brenda was a Fellow and Honorary Life Member of the ACS and […]

1September, 2018

Countdown to WCC2018

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Final preparations are underway for the World Computer Congress 2018 (WCC2018), IFIP’s flagship event involving more than a dozen conferences, symposia and workshops in addition to an impressive line-up of invited keynote speakers.

To be held from 17-21 September in Poznan, Poland, WCC2018 brings together some of the world’s foremost authorities in the areas of data […]

31July, 2018

AI4KM Explores AI and Time

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The 6th AI4KM (AI for Knowledge Management) workshop took place at Stockholm during IJCAI-18, bringing together the members of IFIP Working Group 12.6 and those interest in their endeavours.

The invited talk by Professor Helena Lindskog of Linkoping University was timely. She presented the results of an EU study on the relationship between globalisation and time, […]

31July, 2018

Participate in a Global Survey of Scientists

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The 2018 Global Survey of Mathematical, Computing, and Natural Scientists needs people in mathematical, computing and natural sciences, including students, to share their career and educational experiences.

The data being collected will include focused information about women in these fields.

The survey is being conducted through the end of October by The Gender Gap in Science project, […]

29June, 2018

Countdown to WCC2018

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New Invited Speaker – Dr Kees van der Klauw – to Present on Internet of Things

Internet of Things expert, Dr Kees van der Klauw, will present an Invited Talk on the opening day of the World Computer Congress (WCC 2018) in Poznan, Poland on 18 September 2018.  

The founding Chair of the Alliance for Internet […]

29June, 2018

Stephen Ibaraki Joins AI Pioneers Forum

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New Group Plans to Develop AI Manifesto


One of IFIP’s most active and visible thought leaders, Stephen Ibaraki, has been invited to join other technology leaders on the Global AI Leadership Pioneers Circle, which seeks to cut through the hype and clarify real AI solutions and to develop a standardised innovation maturity model for AI.

This exclusive […]

1May, 2018

GDPR is Coming … Re-Register to Continue Receiving IFIP Insights

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New privacy legislation (GDPR) comes into force across Europe at the end of May.  This affects IFIP, which has its base in Austria.

In order to continue receiving IFIP Insights you need to re-register. (This should take less than one minute to do.)

If you do not re-register, this is the last issue of IFIP […]

1May, 2018

Leading Cryptographer, Dr Jan Camenisch, to Keynote at WCC 2018

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Dr Jan Camenisch, a leading privacy and cryptography researcher, will deliver a keynote presentation on the second day of the World Computer Congress (WCC) 2018 in Poland in September.

Dr Camenisch joins a prestigious line-up of keynotes which also includes:

Eminent computer scientist, Professor Will van der Aalst;
Complexity theory authority and Turing Award winner, […]

29March, 2018

WCC2018 to Feature Live Link to Bletchley Park

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It’s now less than six months until the IFIP World Computer Congress (WCC) 2018 in Poland and more details are emerging about the many highlights delegates can expect to experience at the event.

In addition to keynotes by legendary computer scientist, Professor Wil van der Aalst, and Turing award winner, Professor Leslie Valiant, there are 18 […]

29March, 2018

IFIP Makes its Mark at WSIS Forum

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IFIP ambassadors ran three workshops at this month’s WSIS Forum in Geneva, highlighting the important role that ICT professionalism is playing in helping to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The Thematic Workshops included:

“Digital Equity and Inclusion for ICT in Disaster Risk Reduction” – run by the IFIP Domain Committee on Information Technology in Disaster […]