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22December, 2021

IFIP Wraps Up Jubilee Celebrations

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This week saw the final event of the series celebrating IFIP’s 60th anniversary. 

On Tuesday 21st December, a stellar cast of IFIP and UNESCO officials came together to recognise IFIP’s many achievements and contributions to the world.  IFIP presidents – past, present and future – took part in the event, along with leaders from several of […]

22December, 2021

IFIP Announces 12 New Fellows

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Congratulations to IFIP’s newest Fellows, who were announced during the final IFIP Jubilee event on 21 December 2021.

IFIP Vice President and Chair of Fellows Selection Committee, Jan Gulliksen, made the announcements, recognising each for their outstanding technical contributions to the field of information processing.

The new Fellows include:

Jean Vanderdonckt, Belgium, for fundamental and applied contributions […]

22December, 2021

Australian Tech Council to Collaborate with ACS to Build ICT Sector

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The Tech Council of Australia and ACS (Australian Computer Society) are looking to build a relationship that benefits the Australian technology sector as the industry continues its rapid expansion.

Since its formation in August, the Tech Council has quadrupled its membership base and successfully publicised the need for more Australian technology workers, an issue ACS has been […]

22December, 2021

BCS Members Changed the World of IT for Good in 2021

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Members of BCS, Britain’s Chartered Institute for IT, made an essential contribution to the Institute’s public impact and its mission to make IT good for society in 2021. The voice of its membership was heard, whether responding in numbers to polling on issues like ending racism on social media or offering individual expertise to breaking […]

22December, 2021

ACM Names 2021 Distinguished Members

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ACM has named 63 Distinguished Members for outstanding contributions to the field. All 2021 inductees are longstanding ACM members and were selected by their peers for a range of accomplishments that advance computing as a science and a profession.

The 2021 ACM Distinguished Members work at leading universities, corporations and research institutions in Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, Chile, China, […]

22December, 2021

TC3’s Sharon Singh Receives Coveted Teaching Awards

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IFIP TC3 (Education) is proud to congratulate its Secretary and National Representative for Australia, Sharon Singh, on winning two prestigious teaching awards!

The first of these is the Peter Doherty Excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education – Outstanding Teacher of STEM award. This award recognises teachers in the Australian State of Queensland who […]

22December, 2021

ACS Launches White Paper on Data Sharing

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Protecting personal information is at the heart of a new ACS (Australian Computer Society) sponsored white paper launched this month by the NSW Minister for Digital and Minister for Customer Service, Victor Dominello.

The paper was developed after a series of workshops run by ACS and led by the NSW Government’s Chief Data Scientist and ACS […]

22December, 2021

Counting Down to Swiss IT Congress 2022

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The Swiss Informatics Society (SI) is gearing up for the inaugural Swiss IT Congress, to be held on 10th March 2022 in Fribourg, Switzerland.  

Originally created as the Swiss Digital Summit, the event sought to inform the public of trends and new achievements in IT, attracting researchers from all over the world to present their research […]

22December, 2021

Upcoming Events

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IFIP WG11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics

3 – 4 January 2022

The 18th Annual IFIP WG11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensic will be a fully virtual conference featuring speakers from around the world. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear experts speak on highly relevant issues in digital forensics such as identifying deep fakes and spoofed fingerprints, […]

22December, 2021

ACM News

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Prateek Jain Receives 2021 ACM India Early Career Researcher (ECR) Award

Prateek Jain of Google Research India as the recipient of the 2021 ACM India Early Career Researcher (ECR) Award. A selection committee comprising eminent international personalities chose Prateek for this edition of the award.

The ACM India ECR Award recognises individuals in early stages of their careers […]