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:
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.
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.