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CIPS 2012-2013 Annual Report now available
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In early 2012, CIPS members from across the country came together to create a plan for a renewed and enriched CIPS. Through February to June of 2012 the transformation plan was fleshed out with the help of the coalition, the Strategic Planning Committee and Michael Schiel of Western Management Consultants. The Strategic Planning Committee and Executive Council believed that the highest priority was the immediate need to raise funds.
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Passionate about IT Professionalism? Become an IT World Canada Blogger
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IT World Canada is providing CIPS members an exclusive opportunity to become a blogger on professionalism issues in IT. As a community blogger you'll work with the ITBusiness.ca editorial staff to develop story ideas and deliver them on schedule. All IT World Canada community bloggers have a specific focus area based on their experience and expertise to serve as a base to develop story ideas around. The IT World Canada CIPS Blog will be centered on the wide variety of topics related to professionalism in IT (i.e. risk management, security operations, intellectual property, privacy, computer crime, software ownership, professional responsibility, etc.)
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CIPS INTERVIEWS: Lauren Woodman MS GM, Education Programs; Top Global Technology Policy Authority
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Lauren Woodman serves as the General Manager of Education Programs in the Worldwide Public Sector organization of Microsoft. In this role she is responsible for Microsoft's most significant education programs: Partners in Learning, a 15-year, $750 million investment to help educators use technology effectively in teaching and learning; and Shape the Future, a global initiative to close the opportunity divide by enabling technology access for every student.
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ICT employment increased in May 2013
CIPS
1,000 new ICT jobs were created in May, increasing the employment level in ICT occupations to 810,000.

· Want to learn more labour market details about Canada's digital economy?
· Want to learn how youth, women, and immigrants are competing in ICT occupations?
· Want to learn about the hottest ICT occupations currently?

For more insights on recent developments in the digital economy labour market please visit ICTC's website here.

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Windows Server 2012 R2, Already??
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As IT professionals we're always looking for ways to better serve and support our business units. To make things more efficient and robust. Well, keeping that in mind, on June 3rd at TechEd North America, we announced a new version of our server OS. Windows Server 2012 R2 which by the way, is available for download now. It's at the heart of our Cloud OS vision and it can bring unprecedented scale to your infrastructure. I am amazed at how much innovation we packed into this releases — especially in such a short time.
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CIO Toronto Summit - September 17th 2013
CIPS
The CIO Toronto Summit will gather Toronto's C-suite technology elite to network and debate trends with analysts and leading association representatives, while meeting with key solution providers chosen to match attendee challenges. Held in an intimate, focused, world-class environment, The CIO Toronto Summit will empower attending executives to overcome current issues through a unique agenda designed to balance relationship-building, one-on-one meetings and thought leadership.
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CIO Calgary Summit - September 19th 2013
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Exclusively for the Calgary C-suite elite, the CIO Calgary Summit will draw technology leaders from top brands across all local industries. Taking place in a world-class environment at once intimately focused and enjoyable, the summit will employ a content-rich agenda driven by attending thought leaders and designed to maximize a short time out of office. Through engaging educational sessions and networking opportunities, CIO Calgary Summit attendees will build relationships while learning about solutions carefully selected to match unique challenges.
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Featured I.T. Jobs
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Intermediate Tester, Ontario

Director, Information Systems and Technology, Ottawa, Ontario

Program Manager, Edmonton, Alberta

Web Developer, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Chief Information Officer, Ottawa, Ontario

Professor, School of Information & Communications Technology, Toronto, Ontario

Telecommunications Analyst, Regina, Saskatchewan

See more Job Postings and Upload your Resume at: http://jobs.cips.ca

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Why are there so few women in academia working on information technology?
The Daily Page
"There are a thousand reasons," says Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau, a UW-Madison computer science professor who happens to be married to the co-teacher of a startup class. "It happens very, very, young," she says of the disconnect between women and computer technology. "They make a decision that this is something they're not interested in."

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Featured CIPS Member Benefits (Jobs, Books, Masters programs)
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Athabasca University - MSc IS program (I.S.P/ITCP holders)
I.S.P. and ITCP holders qualify for Athabasca University's Master of Science in Information Systems program.

Athabasca University - Executive MBA program (I.S.P holders)
I.S.P. holders qualify for Athabasca University's Executive MBA program.


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Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge - Bringing high school students and security professionals together
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The Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge (CDC) Cyber Defence Challenge (CDC) is the first program in Canada that brings high school students and security professionals together in an attempt to raise cyber-security awareness amongst Canada's youth.

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What economists can teach us about cloud computing
Computerworld UK
Cloud computing is a curious phenomenon because much of the uptake is by groups that traditionally didn't drive adoption or even get much involved in infrastructure decisions — application groups and software developers. They've embraced cloud computing, particularly Amazon Web Services, with gusto-so much so that central IT has developed new terminology to describe it: shadow IT, or, even more witheringly, rogue IT.
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Marketers tap social media to woo professionals
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Social media experts say that unlike other popular social media such as Facebook and Twitter, LinkedIn provides a specific platform for brands targeting professionals who on average have more purchasing power and disposable income than users of other sites.
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13 steps to help you deal with losing your IT job
CIO
Even some of the most talented IT professionals have found themselves the victim of a downsizing or reorganization. You can never feel too safe regardless of how stable the environment seems. If you find yourself in your worst-case scenario, these tips will help you work your way out of it.
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CIPS National Corporate Partners


The following organizations have demonstrated their commitment to professionalism, ethics, and high standards for the I.T. profession through their support of CIPS. CIPS thanks all its partners for their contribution.

Become a CIPS Corporate Partner Today! - Send an email to jelias@cips.ca


       



 

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