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1April, 2017

AI for Good Global Summit

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IFIP President Mike Hinchey joins a stellar line-up of speakers for the first United Nations ITU / XPRIZE AI for Good Global Summit in Geneva from 7-9 June 2017.

The Summit aims to accelerate the development and democratization of Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions to address global challenges such as poverty, hunger, health, education, equality and the […]

1April, 2017

World Conference on Computers in Education less than four months away

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Things are really coming together for the World Conference on Computers in Education. With keynote speakers confirmed and academic papers submitted, WCCE is right on track for taking place in four months’ time, 3-6 July.

The final deadline for receiving papers was 3rd March and we were delighted to have received more academic papers than ever […]

27February, 2017

Global Education Conference Extends Deadline for Submissions, Confirms Keynote Speakers

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Global Education Conference Extends Deadline for Submissions, Confirms Keynote Speakers
WCCE 2017 Will Now Accept Papers Up Until Friday 3rd March 2017
Monday 27 February – The World Conference on Computers in Education (WCCE) has extended its Call for Papers until Friday 3rd March while confirming it has secured five prominent keynotes for the July event.

The […]

27January, 2017

Irish Report Developed for European Commission Highlights Software Crisis Due to Explosive Demand

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Successful software of the future will require support from creatives in visual and written arts

Creative professionals such as graphic designers, artists and even science fiction writers will be required to help develop successful software in the future, according to a new report developed by an Irish research team for the European Commission.

The “Innovation Potential […]

27January, 2017

All Eyes on Sri Lanka – Bringing Global ICT Leaders Together

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ICT leaders from across the world will gather in Sri Lanka in September this year for a confluence of meetings and events that will bring together key decision-makers and experts from IFIP, SEARCC and CSSL.

From 12-13 September, IFIP’s peak decision-making forum, the General Assembly, will stage its annual meeting to decide on the global professional […]

27January, 2017

WCCE 2017 Call for Papers Closes on 3rd February 2017

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Time is fast running out to submit papers for WCCE 2017 – World Conference on Computers in Education 2017.

Organised by IFIP and hosted by the Irish Computer Society, WCCE 2017 will be held in Dublin from 3-6 July 2017 with a doctoral consortium on 2nd July.

The conference theme, “Tomorrow’s Learning: Involving Everyone”, reflects the long-standing commitment […]

22December, 2016

ICT Manager Wins Australia’s Young Professional of the Year Award

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A South Australian ICT manager responsible for projects which ensure the State’s safe supply of electricity was named ‘Young Professional of the Year’ by Professions Australia.

Presenting the award, Professions Australia’s Senior Vice President and IFIP IP3 Chair, Brenda Aynsley, said Yohan De Silva’s achievements as a young professional were outstanding and reinforced the major contribution […]

22December, 2016

IFIP Presents Eight Silver Core Awards

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IFIP, the global association for the ICT sector, has presented prestigious Silver Core Awards to eight members who have made outstanding contributions to the international profession.

IFIP President, Mike Hinchey, paid tribute to the award recipients, saying they have helped to shape the direction of ICT around the world.

“These individuals have each played an active role […]

20December, 2016

IFIP Presents Eight Silver Core Awards

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MEDIA RELEASE 
IFIP Presents Eight Silver Core Awards
 

Tuesday 20 December 2016: IFIP, the global association for the ICT sector, has presented prestigious Silver Core Awards to eight members who have made outstanding contributions to the international profession.

IFIP President, Mike Hinchey, paid tribute to the award recipients, saying they have helped to shape the direction of ICT […]

2December, 2016

IFIP IP3 Launches iDOCED Initiative

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Friday 2nd December 2016 – The IFIP International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3) – the body focused on professional standards for the global ICT industry – today announced the launch of iDOCED, the IFIP Duty of Care for Everything Digital Initiative. iDOCED is designed to remind and support both providers and consumers of digital products and […]