Professionalism in ICT

12October, 2015

IFIP Annual General Assembly Elects New President-elect and Vice President, Endorses Global Ban on Autonomous Weapons

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Media Release

 
IFIP Annual General Assembly Elects New President-elect and Vice President,
Endorses Global Ban on Autonomous Weapons
Monday 12 October 2015 – Daejeon, Seoul: The annual General Assembly of IFIP, the global body for ICT professionals and computer scientists, has elected a new President-elect and Vice President as well as lending its weight to an […]

8October, 2015

IFIP IP3 Denounces Actions of Technologists Who Enabled VW DieselGate Scandal

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IFIP IP3 Denounces Actions of Technologists Who Enabled VW DieselGate Scandal
Global ICT Professional Body Calls for Ban Against Emissions Test Cheating Software
Thursday 8 October 2015 – Daejeon, South Korea: The global body for ICT professionalism has denounced the actions of software engineers who designed and implemented the solution which allowed Volkswagen to distort the […]

29September, 2015

IFIP IP3 Global Industry Council Releases GIC 2020 Skills Assessment Report

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Media Release
 
IFIP IP3 Global Industry Council Releases
GIC 2020 Skills Assessment Report
 
New Report Spells Out Skills and Knowledge Needed by ICT Professionals in 2020
 

Wednesday 30 September 2015 – A new report detailing the knowledge, skills and competencies that ICT professionals will need over the next five years has been released today. Developed to inform ICT professionals […]

17September, 2015

IITPSA Reaches Important Milestone for the IT Professional

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IITPSA Reaches Important Milestone for the IT Professional
 

Thursday 17 September 2015 – The Institute of IT Professionals South Africa (IITPSA) has announced that its Professional membership grade (PMIITPSA) has been accredited by the International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3).

IITPSA was visited by a team of international IP3 assessors in July. The team interrogated all of […]

9September, 2015

Women Take the Spotlight at the IFIP World Computer Congress 2015

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MEDIA RELEASE
Women Take the Spotlight at the IFIP World Computer Congress 2015
Women to Present Three of Seven Plenary Addresses at
Global ICT Gathering in South Korea
Wednesday 9 September 2015 – Women ICT professionals will present three of the seven plenary addresses at next month’s IFIP World Computer Congress 2015 (WCC 2015) being held in Daejeon, South […]

5August, 2015

IFIP World Computer Congress 2015 to Explore Impacts of Digital Disruption

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IFIP World Computer Congress 2015 to Explore Impacts of Digital Disruption
 

Wednesday 5 August 2015 – Future directions in technology jobs and the challenge of finding and equipping enough ICT professionals to meet the changing needs of a digitally disrupted world will be the focus of a keynote presentation by Big Data expert, John Morton, […]

9July, 2015

IFIP IP3 Chair Global Industry Council Speaks to UN General Assembly

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Chair Global Industry Council and Vice-Chair of IFIP’s International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3), Stephen Ibaraki, presented at an historic United Nations High Level meeting on the WSIS+10 Sustainability Goals on Thursday 2nd July.

One of a handful of influential leaders invited to take part in the overall review of the implementation of the outcomes of the World […]

21May, 2015

IFIP IP3 to Drive the Professionalism Agenda at WSIS Forum 2015

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IFIP IP3 to Drive the Professionalism Agenda at WSIS Forum 2015
 Thursday 21 May, 2015: IFIP’s International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3), the global body for professionalism in Information and Communication Technology (ICT), will highlight the importance of professional standards in providing the world with trustworthy technology at next week’s World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) […]