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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, […]

1May, 2018

OCCE 2018 – Open Conference on Computers in Education

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“Empowering the Learner for Life in the Digital Age” is the theme for the upcoming OCCE.2018 (Open Conference on Computers in Education), an initiative of IFIP Technical Committee TC3 on Education.

To be held in Linz, Austria, the Conference seeks to address the challenges and opportunities emerging with the societal impact of digital technologies and the […]

1May, 2018

TC8 Enhances Website

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The TC8 website will soon allow the digital submission of working groups annual reports through a new functionality aimed at providing both Working Groups and Officers with a tool to automate the processes of submitting, organizing and managing mandatory reporting. 

The website will also feature a news feed section where the latest news from the TC8 […]

1May, 2018

IFIP TC8 Launches Thematic Newsletters

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In order to invigorate communication and collaboration between members of Technical Committee 8 (Information Systems), TC8 has introduced periodic thematic newsletters.

The aim is to provide each Working Group and every TC8 member with the opportunity to choose themes in their field of expertise and to put forth expositions to be shared across the TC8 community.

The […]

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 […]

29March, 2018

IFIP IP3 Accredits First Non-English ICT Certification

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Information Processing Society of Japan’s CITP Scheme Now Recognised Internationally

IFIP has recognised the first non-English ICT Certification with the accreditation of the Information Processing Society of Japan’s (IPSJ) Certified IT Professional (CITP) system.

IFIP’s International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3) announced the accreditation this month, affording international recognition to Japanese professionals holding the CITP designation.

Under IP3’s Accreditation […]

29March, 2018

Australian Computer Society Welcomes New Skilled Visa Scheme

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ACS, Australia’s professional association for the ICT, has welcomed the announcement of a new skilled visa scheme to enable Australian businesses address growing shortages of high tech professionals.

The Global Talent Scheme has been developed by the Australian Government in response to increased competition globally for high-tech skills and talent. It seeks to attract experienced professionals […]

29March, 2018

Check Out the IFIP Digital Library

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IFIP is pleased to announce there’s been significant progress in implementing its new Digital Library (DL), which means IFIP members now have greatly improved access to conference papers and published works.

The DL, which is being provided as a professional service by Inria, now includes all IFIP publications by Springer from 2010 to 2016 are in […]

16March, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE: IFIP IP3 Accredits First Non-English ICT Certification

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MEDIA RELEASE

 
IFIP IP3 Accredits First Non-English ICT Certification
Information Processing Society of Japan’s CITP Scheme Now Recognised Internationally
 

Thursday 15 March 2018:  IFIP, the global federation of ICT professional associations, has recognised the first non-English ICT Certification with the accreditation of the Information Processing Society of Japan’s (IPSJ) Certified Information Engineer (CITP) System.

IFIP’s International Professional Practice […]