28August, 2020

Hungarian Computer Society Hosts the Central European Olympiad of Informatics

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Competition is underway for CEOI 2020, which is being held this week in Nagykanizsa, Hungary.

The John von Neumann Computer Society (NJSZT), together with the Hungarian Government and the local municipality, have organised the event, which runs from 23-29 August, kicking off on Sunday with an entertaining and inspiring opening ceremony. 

An annual event since 1994, CEOI […]

29May, 2019

CEPIS Celebrates 30 Years

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CEPIS (Council of European Professional Informatics Societies) has celebrated its 30th anniversary earlier this month, bringing together members and stakeholders for a function exploring best practices in digital skills development in Europe.

The session was co-hosted with digital skills certification body, ECDL Foundation, which launched its new brand identity ‘ICDL’ in Europe, as well as a […]

21December, 2016

CEPIS Launches European Network to Boost IT Professionalism

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The Council of European Professional Informatics Societies (CEPIS) has launched the IT Professionalism Europe (ITPE) network at a meeting in Amsterdam late last month.

Gathering employers, service providers and many others focused on IT, the round-table launch event highlighted the urgent need to improve IT professionalism, to empower European business and society, and ensure Europe benefits […]

28April, 2016

Irish Computer Society (ICS) Marks IT Professionals Day

By |April 28th, 2016|Events, IFIP|0 Comments

This week marked the second annual IT Professionals Day, an initiative launched last by the ICS (Irish Computer Society) to celebrate the IT profession and support professionals in realising their potential.

It is intended as a platform to raise awareness of the IT profession, its importance, the potential within the profession, the need for continued professionalism, […]