Professionalism in ICT

28September, 2017

Global ICT Professional Body Elects New Leader

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MEDIA RELEASE

 
Global ICT Professional Body Elects New Leader
South African Moira de Roche Takes Over as Chair of IFIP IP3
 

Thursday 28 September 2017 – The International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3), the ICT professionalism arm of IFIP, (International Federation for Information Processing), the global federation of national computer societies, has elected Moira de Roche as its new […]

14September, 2017

IFIP IP3 Launches Global CyberSecurity Specialism

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MEDIA RELEASE

 
IFIP IP3 Launches Global CyberSecurity Specialism
New Professional Standard for People Working in CyberSecurity Roles
14 September 2017 – Colombo, SRI LANKA – The professional standards arm of the global federation of ICT professional societies, IFIP IP3 (International Professional Practice Partnership), has announced the first CyberSecurity Specialism for ICT professionals working in this critical discipline.

The Specialism, […]

30August, 2017

IFIP President to Open Sri Lanka’s Biggest Ever ICT Conference

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Combined NITC/SEARCC Conference to Attract Over 1,000 ICT Professionals

Wednesday 30 August 2017 –  Mike Hinchey, President of IFIP, the global federation of ICT professional associations, will formally open the combined NITC/SEARCC Conference in Sri Lanka next month.

Professor Hinchey will discuss the critical role ICT professionals play in enhancing the quality of life for people […]

30June, 2017

IFIP IP3 Launches New Accreditation Guide

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New Simplified Guide Supports Schemes Seeking to Recognise ICT Professionals

The IFIP International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3) – the body focused on professional standards for the global ICT industry –launched a new, simplified Guide for Accrediting Schemes to Recognise ICT Professionals at the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum (WSIS) 2017 in Geneva. […]

15June, 2017

IFIP IP3 Launches New Accreditation Guide

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MEDIA RELEASE
 
IFIP IP3 Launches New Accreditation Guide
New Simplified Guide Supports Schemes Seeking to Recognise ICT Professionals
 

Wednesday 14 June 2017 – The IFIP International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3) – the body focused on professional standards for the global ICT industry – today launched its new, simplified Guide for Accrediting Schemes to Recognise ICT Professionals at the […]

17May, 2017

MEDIA RELEASE (updated): WannaCry Ransomware Attack a Wake-Up Call

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Tuesday 17 May 2018 – The WannaCry ransomware attack that has impacted an estimated 300,000 users in 150 countries is a wake-up call for both government and business, said the global body for ICT professionals.

Mike Hinchey, President of IFIP (International Federation for Information Processing), today warned that WannaCry was only the latest in a series […]

28April, 2017

IFIP Interviews: Brenda Aynsley, IP3 Chair on IFIP Accreditation Scheme

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Brenda Aynsley, Chair of IFIP IP3 (International Professional Practice Partnership), discusses IP3’s major achievements, including its professional accreditation scheme across member countries. 

 

What have been IP3’s major achievements to date and where is it heading?

Our major achievements have been to design, and get accepted by the IFIP community, the accreditation scheme that we currently have, which […]

26April, 2017

IFIP Interviews: Brenda Aynsley, IP3 Chair on Professionalism in ICT

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Brenda Aynsley, Chair of IFIP IP3, discusses the role that IP3 plays within IFIP and the global professional community.

IP3’s got the responsibility for delivering on line item 4, which is the ‘Professionalism’ item. We were set up in 2006 or we came out of a meeting in 2006 and we’ve been running since 2008 so […]

28February, 2017

IFIP IP3 VP Stephen Ibaraki Appointed Outreach Chairman of New ITU Journal “ICT Discoveries”

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IFIP IP3 Vice President and Founding Chair of the IFIP Global Industry Council, Stephen Ibaraki, has been appointed Outreach Chairman of ITU’s new Journal “ICT Discoveries”.

The new peer-reviewed, scholarly and professional journal will publish original research on technical developments in the ICT and telecommunications sphere as well as discussing their policy, regulatory, economic, social and […]

28February, 2017

IP3 Plans Launch of Simplified Guide to Mutual Recognition Scheme

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IFIP members will be pleased to know that a Simplified Guide to IFIP IP3 Accreditation is currently being prepared and will be launched at the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) in Geneva in June.  

IP3 has chosen WSIS as the launch event to demonstrate how IFIP can support the achievement of the Sustainable […]