30July, 2020

IFIP-Sponsored Conference Announces Winner of Best PhD Dissertation in Dependable Computing

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The International Symposium on Dependable Systems and Networks has named Dr Bo Fang from the University of British Columbia, Canada, winner of the 2020 William C Carter Award for the best PhD Dissertation in Dependability.  The Symposium, which was held virtually earlier this month, was jointly sponsored by IFIP and IEEE. 

Established in 1997, the WC […]

29June, 2020

IP3 to Host Thematic Workshop at WSIS Forum Next Month

By |June 29th, 2020|Ethics, Events, IFIP, WSIS|0 Comments

IFIP’s International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3) will host a Thematic Workshop at the WSIS Forum in July, posing the question: Living the Standard – How Can the Information and Knowledge Society Live to an Ethical and FAIR Standard and Leave Nobody Behind?

To be held on Wednesday 15th July at noon (CEST), the workshop will be […]

28May, 2020

IFIP 10.4 WG Announces Jean-Claude Laprie Award Winners for 2020

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Congratulations to Giuseppe Ateniese, Roberto Di Pietro , Luigi V. Mancini and Gene Tsudik, who have been unanimously named as the recipients of the 2020 Jean-Claude Laprie Award for their paper, “Scalable and Efficient Provable Data Possession”. This paper was presented at the 4th International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SecureComm), Istanbul, […]

28May, 2020

IFIP Summer School Issues Call for Papers

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The 15th IFIP Summer School on Privacy and Identity Management is seeking papers for the conference, which will now be co-located with IFIP SEC from September 20-23, 2020, in Maribor, Slovenia. 

A joint activity of IFIP Working Groups 9.2, 9.6/11.7, 11.6 and Special Interest Group 9.2.2, the Summer School will be held as a virtual event […]

29April, 2020

IFIP International IoT Conference Calls for Papers

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The 3rd International IoT (Internet of Things) Conference has issued a Call for Papers. To be held from 5-6 November 2020 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, the IFIP IoT Conference is an annual event dedicated to IoT research, innovations and applications.

IFIP IoT 2020 will continue to place emphasis on the multidisciplinary nature of the IoT world, […]

27March, 2020

IFIP Continues to Operate Under Shadow of COVID-19

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As nations and cities around the world move to remote working and social distancing to help curb the spread of the Coronavirus, IFIP continues to play a leadership role for ICT professionals. 

The IFIP headquarters in Laxenburg is closed and staff are working from home, however meetings are continuing on Zoom, Skype and by phone, and […]

27March, 2020

IFIP Names First Cohort of Fellows

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Global ICT Professional Body Recognises Contributions of 18 High Achieving Members

In an historic move, IFIP has announced its first cohort of Fellows, elevating 18 Members to the new higher status in recognition of their substantial and enduring contributions to the ICT industry.  

IFIP President, Professor Mike Hinchey, said he was delighted to welcome so many members […]

27March, 2020

IFIP TC3 Announces New Chair

By |March 27th, 2020|IFIP|0 Comments

IFIP stalwart, Don Passey is the new Chair of IFIP Technical Committee 3 (TC3), after a formal handover from Sindre Røsvik during the IFIP TC3 AGM in Mumbai, India in January.

Don has been actively involved with IFIP TC3 for over 25 years. Most recently he co-chaired (with Cathy Lewin) SaITE 2016 in Guimarães, Portugal, chaired […]

27March, 2020

IFIP IP3 Seeks Input to the Global Policy Framework for Responsible AI: Principle 3 – Transparency and Explainability

By |March 27th, 2020|IFIP, Professionalism in ICT|0 Comments

AI and algorithmic decision-making will over time bring significant benefits to many areas of our human endeavours. The proliferation of AI systems imbued with increasingly complex mathematical modelling and machine learning algorithms are being integrated in virtually every sector of the economy and society, to support and in many cases undertake more autonomous decisions and […]

27March, 2020

IFIP TC3 OCCE 2020 Held in Mumbai, India

By |March 27th, 2020|Events, IFIP|0 Comments

The Centre for Education Innovation and Action Research (CEI&AR) at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) in Mumbai, India, hosted the latest IFIP TC3 Open Conference on Computers in Education (OCCE 2020) from 6-8 January 2020. 

The conference, entitled: ‘Empowering Teaching for Digital Equity and Agency’, attracted a wide range of participants, encompassing policy makers, […]