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  ABOUT THE ICS

ICS Partners and Affiliates

The Irish Computer Society has a broad membership base with members from a range of sectors within the profession. To cater for members' wide variety of professional interests and needs, the Society:

  • Works in conjuction with independent partner organisations that focus on particular sectors within the ICT community, such as data protection and health informatics.
  • Actively participates in international organisations that promote the ICT profession, and work to maximise the contribution of ICT professionals to economic and social development.
  • Works with ICS Skills, the Irish licensee for the ECDL Foundation, and the country's leading provider of training and certification programmes for employers, educators and individuals.

Partner Societies

ITSMF

The mission of the Irish Computer Society is to advance, promote and represent the interests of ICT professionals in Ireland.

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ITSMF

Blockchain Professionals Ireland aims to make Ireland the world’s most blockchain literate nation through education and collaboration.

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Business Analyst Association of Ireland

The Business Analysts Association of Ireland works to establish and promote the profession of the business analyst.

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Association of Data Protection Officers

The Association of Data Protection Officers is for all those working or with an interest in data protection or data management roles.

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Association of Data Protection Officers

The Global Centre for Business Agility is a non-profit member organisation for professionals who use agile techniques to deliver better business value.

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Health Informatics Society of Ireland (HISI)

The Health Informatics Society of Ireland (HISI) builds bridges between the IT and healthcare communities.

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IASA IT Architects

ICS Foundation is charged with advocating for digital literacy and the use of technology in education, research and developing policy on all aspects of ICT.

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IASA IT Architects

IASA Ireland is the national chapter of the international association of IT Architects, which serves over 80,000 members worldwide.

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ITSMF

The ITSMF develops and promotes 'best practice' standards and qualifications among the IT Service Management community.

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International Affiliates

The Confederation of European Data Protection Organisations (CEDPO)

The Confederation of European Data Protection Organisations CEDPO aims to promote the role of the Data Protection Officer, to provide advice on balanced, practicable, and effective data protection and to contribute to a better harmonisation of data protection law and practices in the EU/EEA

Council Of European Professional Informatics Societies (CEPIS)

CEPIS unites 34 Professional Informatics Societies over 29 European Countries and is the voice of more than 200,000 ICT Professionals.

CEPIS encourages ICT literacy and best practice in the Information Society and promotes acceptance of professional standards for ICT Professionals. Through these, CEPIS enhances ICT professionalism and the role that ICT plays in modern society.

Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition

The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition is a multi-stakeholder partnership focussed on tackling the digital skills shortage and on upskilling everybody to take advantage of the digital economy and society. the Irish Computer Society was asked by the European Commission to lead the establishment of such a partnership in Ireland.

International Federation For Information Processing (IFIP)

IFIP is a non-governmental, non-profit umbrella organisation for national ICT societies. It was established in 1960 under the auspices of UNESCO as an aftermath of the first World Computer Congress.

Today, IFIP has several types of Members and maintains friendly connections to specialised agencies of the UN system and non-governmental organisations.