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IITPSA Eastern Cape Chapter names ten committee members for 2021

  Ten committee members have been elected to head up the Eastern Cape Chapter of the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA) for 2021.   During the Chapter’s AGM this week, members voted to appoint three new committee members to join the existing committee of seven, strengthening the small, but active chapter’s leadership. […]

2020 – The year that was for IT … and the new normal? (CEO’s Communique)

It would be no understatement to say that 2020 has been a supremely unusual and challenging year. As we near the end of it, and hope for a smoother 2021, the Institute would like to acknowledge the crucial role IT professionals have played in minimising the impact of the lockdown, keeping public services running, and […]

IITPSA calls for universal access to support youth development

Institute in strong position despite ‘interesting’ times The Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA) has urged a concerted effort to take digital access to every South African, to support youth development and small business growth. Speaking at the IITPSA’s first online AGM this week, IITPSA President Thabo Mashegoane highlighted the Institute’s focus on […]

IITPSA calls for universal access to support youth development

Institute in strong position despite ‘interesting’ times The Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA) has urged a concerted effort to take digital access to every South African, to support youth development and small business growth. Speaking at the IITPSA’s first online AGM this week, IITPSA President Thabo Mashegoane highlighted the Institute’s focus on […]

2020 Call for Nomination of Members to serve as Non-Executive Directors on the Board of IITPSA NPC (1958/001036/08)

  The next Annual General Meeting of IITPSA NPC (Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa) will take place on Tuesday 18 August 2020 (at 17h00) online.   In terms of the current, approved Memorandum of Incorporation of the IITPSA:   7.3.1 One half (1/2) of the non-executive Directors of IITPSA retires from office at […]

KZN Chapter Committee re-elected, new member added

KZN Chapter Committee re-elected, new member added The IITPSA KwaZulu-Natal Chapter Committee was unanimously re-elected, and a sixth member added, during the Chapter’s first-ever virtual AGM. Re-elected were Chairman Marshall Masanga, and members Tiger Chapanduka, Senele Goba, Bryan Baxter and John Singh. Vishen Govender was duly elected and becomes the sixth member of the Chapter […]

Home Affairs outlines measures to deal with immigration (SANews.gov.za)

This article, published on Tuesday 14 April at www.sanews.gov.za, will be of interest to many of our members who have either applied for, or have acquired, critical skills visas to work in South Africa in the ICT profession.   “The Department of Home Affairs has outlined temporary measures that have been put in place to […]

Operational continuity during lockdown

Dear Members and Associates On 23 March 2020, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the escalation of measures that had been implemented 9 days earlier in response to the COVID-19 pandemic by declaring a nationwide lockdown to take effect from 26 March 2020. This will cause significant disruption to our daily lives and will severely impact the […]

ICT employers and professionals invited to have their say in 2019 Skills Survey

Wits University’s Joburg Centre for Software Engineering (JCSE) in partnership with the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA), are calling on ICT employers and practitioners to participate in a survey of skills trends in the South African ICT sector.    The tenth edition of the survey aims to gain a clear understanding of […]

Call for Nomination of Members to serve as Non-Executive Directors on the Board of IITPSA NPC (1958/001036/08)

  The next Annual General Meeting of IITPSA NPC (Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa) will take place on Wednesday 31 July 2019 (at 17h00 for 17h30) in Johannesburg.   In terms of the current, approved Memorandum of Incorporation of the IITPSA:   7.3.1 One half (1/2) of the non-executive Directors of IITPSA retires from […]

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