Minutes of IFIP's General Assembly 2010 held in Brisbane, Australia

The minutes of the IFIP's General Assembly 2010 held 25-26 September in Brisbane, Australia are available on the IFIP Website: http://www.ifip.org/images/stories/ifip/public/publications/minutes/GA20...

IFIP WG8.2 Newsletter Oct 2010

News from the Perth Conference (with lots of photos), upcoming events, the web-site, awards for 8.2ers, message from the 8.2 Chair etc etc

New President of IFIP

Mr Leon Strous is the new President of IFIP, for the period from September 2010 to September 2013, replacing professor Basie von Solms. Mr Strous is an IT Auditor employed by De Nederlandsche Bank, which is the Dutch central bank. He has been a Vice-President of IFIP from 2007 – 2009 and the President-elect from 2009 – 2010. From 2001 – 2007 he has been the chair of IFIP’s Technical Committee 11 covering the aspect of Information Security. He is the national representative in IFIP for the Dutch Computer Society (NGI). Please see the attached press release for more details.

IP3 Recognition and Acceptance Model Press Release

For your information, attached is a press release from the International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3), a project of IFIP, regarding mutual acceptance of professional certifications by accredited IFIP Member Societies.

Summary of WG 8.2 Research from 1990-2009

These slides are from a presentation done by Michael Myers and myself (Nancy Russo) at the 2010 IFIP WG8 8.2/8.6 Working Conference in Perth.

We welcome your comments!

IFIP Newsletter

The September 2010 IFIP newsletter is attached. It includes articles about the upcoming World Congress and news from the various technical committees and working groups (including 8.2).

Organizations and Society in Information Systems (OASIS) 2010 Pre-ICIS Workshop

2010-12-12 09:00
2010-12-12 16:00

Information Systems play an increasingly transformative role in organizations and society. The fluidity of IT over time has afforded and facilitated many new opportunities for organizing, conducting business, and collaborating. The 2010 OASIS workshop promotes understanding of the implications of these opportunities and the challenges they present to organizations.

We invite you to present your research-in-progress at OASIS, the IFIP Working Group 8.2 research workshop. The IFIP 8.2 working group focuses on the development and use of information technologies in organizational contexts, both broadly defined. The group seeks to generate and disseminate knowledge about and improve understand of the role and impact of information technology, and to improve the design and application of information technologies that are both useful and effective for individuals, groups, organizations and society at large.The OASIS workshop is open to all interested scholars and professionals who are researching in the area of organizations, information systems, and society. The unique and collegial character of the IFIP Working Group 8.2 ensures constructive, helpful and high-quality feedback. This is a great opportunity for you to share your research, meet IFIP WG 8.2 members and learn about and their research in a relaxed and supportive setting.

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IFIP Bulletin on the IFIP website

The "IFIP Bulletin" was an annual publication from IFIP that listed all of the technical committees and working groups and their members. We have recently been informed by the IFIP HQ that Bulletin will no longer be issued in printed form, but the data will instead by available on the IFIP website, www.ifip.org, by following the link to the "IFIP Bulletin". The data in this online Bulletin are updated within 2 days after receiving changes.

Submissions now open

Submissions are now open for the IFIP WG 8.2 Working Conference in Turku, Finland (Monday, 6 June – Wednesday, 8 June 2011). Papers are due 1 Sep 2010. The full call can be found at http://www.wg82.abo.fi/callforpapers.php

June 2010 edition of the IFIP News

The June 2010 edition of the IFIP News has been posted on the IFIP website: http://www.ifip.org/images/stories/ifip/public/Newsletter/2009to2010/new...

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