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How can I cut my IT costs and be a hero for the company?

IT Asset Management can potentially save your organisation time, money and even help save the environment. Here are 10 tips on how ITAM can help you be a more effective IT department and make you the IT hero!Know your investmentIT assets account for up to 50% of a company’s total assets and sometimes as much as 80 percent of capital expenditure. If you have an ...

  Wednesday, November 15th


Will Brexit complicate GDPR?

If Brexit or GDPR weren’t complex enough, many organisations are wondering whether Brexit will complicate GDPR. The short answer appears to be yes. Brexit will certainly add another level of unknowns and complexities.At present, businesses can freely transfer personal data between Britain and Ireland as both countries are EU members. When personal data leaves the EU, including post-Brexit UK, the information is ...

  Tuesday, November 14th


Do we need to appoint a Data Protection Officer?

GDPR requires data controllers and processors to designate a DPO in any case where:• the processing is carried out by a public authority or body;• the ‘core activities’ of the controller/processor consist of processing operations which ‘require regular and systematic monitoring of data subjects on a large scale’; or• the core activities of the controller/processor consist of processing on a large scale ...

  Friday, November 3rd


Can the IT Manager be the Data Protection Officer?

Companies required to appoint a data protection officer (DPO) should carefully consider which candidate is best to select for the job. Last year, an established company Germany, was fined local data protection authority for appointing a DPO who at the same time held an operational position as an IT manager. The appointment was deemed to create a conflict of interests between the two functions. ...

  Friday, November 3rd


'Dublin Declaration' on the future of computing in education

Following this summer's World Conference on Computing in Education, IFIP TC3 has released a 'Dublin Declaration' informed by the many presentations, discussions and interactions during the Conference from across the entire group of delegates. These researchers, policy-makers, educators, and ICT practitioners in education, from five continents, met and worked together in Dublin, Ireland.The theme of the Conference was Tomorrow’s Learning: Involving Everyone, ...

  Tuesday, October 17th


OCCE.2018 Conference - Empowering Learners for Life in the Digital Age

Title: Empowering Learners for Life in the Digital AgeDate:25th – 28th June 2018 OCCE.2018 Conference, 24th June 2018 Doctoral ConsortiumCo-chairs: Cathy Lewin UK, Eric Sanchez CHVenue: Linz, AustriaOCCE.2018 is an open conference hosted by the OCG (Austrian Computer Society). In 2018, we will explore challenges and opportunities emerging, together with the societal impact of digital technologies.The conference themes are:Computational thinking and design and systems thinkingComputer ...

   Tuesday, October 17th


How Artificial Intelligence will change the world

IFIP IP3 Board Director Stephen Ibaraki recently presented to the United Nations on how Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning technologies will dramatically change the world in which we live.Mr Ibaraki, who is a key decision-maker on the professionalism arm (IP3) of the global federation of ICT societies (IFIP) and who also founded ITU’s AI for Good Global Summit, presented to a ...

  Tuesday, October 17th


Teachers and Trainers prepare for GDPR

We will be running a series of one-day workshops to help schools and training providers prepare for GDPR.This one-day introductory-level programme is designed for people in the education and training sector who handle information about students, staff or the general public. The course will take a practical approach to help you identify the steps you need to take to ensure your organisation is ...

  Monday, October 2nd


How can I cut my IT costs and be a hero for the company?

IT Asset Management can potentially save your organisation time, money and even help save the environment. Here are 10 tips on how ITAM can help you be a more effective IT department and make you the IT hero!Know your investmentIT assets account for up to 50% of a company’s total assets and sometimes as much as 80 percent of capital expenditure. If you have an ...

  Wednesday, November 15th


Will Brexit complicate GDPR?

If Brexit or GDPR weren’t complex enough, many organisations are wondering whether Brexit will complicate GDPR. The short answer appears to be yes. Brexit will certainly add another level of unknowns and complexities.At present, businesses can freely transfer personal data between Britain and Ireland as both countries are EU members. When personal data leaves the EU, including post-Brexit UK, the information is ...

  Tuesday, November 14th


Do we need to appoint a Data Protection Officer?

GDPR requires data controllers and processors to designate a DPO in any case where:• the processing is carried out by a public authority or body;• the ‘core activities’ of the controller/processor consist of processing operations which ‘require regular and systematic monitoring of data subjects on a large scale’; or• the core activities of the controller/processor consist of processing on a large scale ...

  Friday, November 3rd


Can the IT Manager be the Data Protection Officer?

Companies required to appoint a data protection officer (DPO) should carefully consider which candidate is best to select for the job. Last year, an established company Germany, was fined local data protection authority for appointing a DPO who at the same time held an operational position as an IT manager. The appointment was deemed to create a conflict of interests between the two functions. ...

  Friday, November 3rd


eHealth Innovation Challenge - Hackathon Event

Over €5000 in Cash Prizes and Mentorship for the winning teams at the Second Annual eHealth Innovation Challenge!Topic: Connecting for the Future: Elderly Mental HealthThis hackathon will take place over 2 days on the 21st & 22nd Oct 2017 at Accenture The Dock. This year our theme is all about mental health - if you think you could build a working prototype of something in a 24hr ...

  Tuesday, October 17th


'Dublin Declaration' on the future of computing in education

Following this summer's World Conference on Computing in Education, IFIP TC3 has released a 'Dublin Declaration' informed by the many presentations, discussions and interactions during the Conference from across the entire group of delegates. These researchers, policy-makers, educators, and ICT practitioners in education, from five continents, met and worked together in Dublin, Ireland.The theme of the Conference was Tomorrow’s Learning: Involving Everyone, ...

  Tuesday, October 17th


OCCE.2018 Conference - Empowering Learners for Life in the Digital Age

Title: Empowering Learners for Life in the Digital AgeDate:25th – 28th June 2018 OCCE.2018 Conference, 24th June 2018 Doctoral ConsortiumCo-chairs: Cathy Lewin UK, Eric Sanchez CHVenue: Linz, AustriaOCCE.2018 is an open conference hosted by the OCG (Austrian Computer Society). In 2018, we will explore challenges and opportunities emerging, together with the societal impact of digital technologies.The conference themes are:Computational thinking and design and systems thinkingComputer ...

   Tuesday, October 17th


How Artificial Intelligence will change the world

IFIP IP3 Board Director Stephen Ibaraki recently presented to the United Nations on how Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning technologies will dramatically change the world in which we live.Mr Ibaraki, who is a key decision-maker on the professionalism arm (IP3) of the global federation of ICT societies (IFIP) and who also founded ITU’s AI for Good Global Summit, presented to a ...

  Tuesday, October 17th