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Canada behind in ICT development
IT World Canada
Canada is ranked 20th in overall ICT development for the third consecutive year by the International Telecommunications Union. The International Telecommunications Union released their flagship annual report this week "Measuring the Information Society 2013" with ICT Development Index 2012 and 2011.
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CIPS INTERVIEWS: Charlene Walrad, VP of Standards Activities, Board of Governors IEEE-CS
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"I very much appreciate the honor of being nominated as First Vice President of the Computer Society. As a long-time participant in a very wide range of CS boards and committees, one of the most rewarding aspects of being a volunteer has been the opportunity to work with volunteers in other countries. We truly are a global organization!"
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CIPS ICE: The TECH Conference 2013
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Organized by CIPS Alberta and supported by a wide range of local, national and international sponsoring companies, CIPS ICE: The TECH Conference is in its 32nd year. The success of ICE is in its ability to inspire those involved in IT to become better professionals, connect delegates with peers and industry players and educate about the latest technology, business methods, trends and tools.
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Europe is making significant progress in the promotion of ICT professionalism
CIPS
Under the direction of the European Commission's eSkills for the 21st Century project (the EU long-term skills agenda), an initiative has been launched to develop a pan-European foundational body of knowledge for ICT and a sustainable operating model for the promotion of ICT professionalism in Europe.
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Digital competencies and training modules for non-IT professionals — Join our working group today!
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In the course of their careers, few workers have the chance to stay abreast of new technology and the role it plays in creating strategic advantage or challenges. You can help design training to be used by professionals and mid-level managers as they are prepared for roles of greater responsibility you too can benefit from the training developed. This training will enhance the capacity of all industries to embrace innovative technologies and boost the productivity factor in Ontario.
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Participate in survey #2 to help boost Ontario's productivity and performance by training non-IT professionals in new and emerging I.T. technologies
CIPS
CIPS and ICTC kindly ask for you participation in a Survey to help boost Ontario's productivity and performance by training non-IT professionals in new and emerging I.T. technologies. Thank you for your participation and contribution!
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The differences in internal controls at each level of architecture (part 2 of 3)
IT World Canada
Enterprise architecture works best if tailored to the latest improvements, and to local conditions. Last month we described three enterprise architecture processes that support the three levels of transformational management described in the PMBOK.
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Featured Whitepaper: The Adaptability of Hosted PBX
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Cloud-hosted PBX provides significant value beyond lower capital and operational costs. Download this white paper to find out how PBX results in reduced risks, enhanced productivity, employee engagement, brand management, and a stronger bottom line by providing the flexibility, scalability, and reliability needed to support the needs of a diverse workforce across multiple locations, utilizing different devices, and in favourable or adverse conditions.
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Become an IT mentor and inspire high school students to choose tech careers!
CIPS via CareerMash
CareerMash is looking for IT professionals like you for its new Mentoring with CareerMash program to help high school students learn about tech careers through a flexible online mentoring format that will easily fit into your busy schedule.
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10 trends for IT professionals to pay attention to over the next 5 years
Balkans.com
Gartner offered a glimpse of 10 trends for IT professionals to pay attention to over the next five years. The trends were discussed in a Webinar by David J. Cappuccio, a research vice president at Gartner.

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IFIP IP3 Annual Report
CIPS
Welcome once again to the IFIP IP3 Annual Report for 2013. This reporting period can be characterised as one of energy, enthusiasm and engagement. The IP3 team has increased its pace as volunteers and can count a number of significant milestones amongst its achievements.

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HP head: Successful IT professionals are 'willing to self-train'
Computerworld
IT professionals will need to be flexible and willing to self-train if they are to be successful, according to HP's head of innovation. Ian Brooks was speaking to IT apprentices aged 16 to 18 at the National Skills Academy for IT's IT Gold Standard Apprentice Event in London.

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

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IT professionals becoming increasingly overworked as economic pressure bites
IT Pro
Nearly half of all IT professionals are working harder than they did last year, resulting in them carrying out the job of more than one person, research has found. The report by Randstad Technologies said 49 per cent of IT staff were working harder than last year, while the national average across all occupations is around 43 per cent. Only lawyers and social workers reportedly felt more stretched at work.
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