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Rising above the storm

– On the day the storm closed Western Cape schools, one Paarl teacher made a plan to let her top learner take part in the qualifying round of a national computer Applications Olympiad. For an hour on the unexpected ‘day off’, Marlene Dreyer used her home as an exam venue. She supervised as Mia de […]

Computer Society of Zimbabwe (CSZ) Summer School (CSZSS17)

ICTs ARE CRITICAL TOOLS FOR PROMOTING HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, AND REDUCING INEQUALITIES – The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development includes a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and tackle climate change by 2030. – The new SDGs, and the broader sustainability agenda, go much further in addressing the […]

IITPSA Eastern Cape Chapter Awards Dinner

Eastern Cape IT Experts honoured – Seven leading Eastern Cape IT experts were honoured for their achievements at a well-attended gala awards dinner, organised by the Eastern Cape Chapter of the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (the IITPSA) and held at the Port Elizabeth St George’s Club on the 4th of May. – […]

IITPSA Bursary Award 2017

IITPSA has achieved many milestones over the past few years, including professional body recognition by SAQA and accreditation by IP3, achieving a member base of just under 8000 members and turning 60 this year (to name but a few). However, the milestone we are most proud of is that this year, for the first time […]

IITPSA Bursary Award 2017

IITPSA has achieved many milestones over the past few years, including professional body recognition by SAQA and accreditation by IP3, achieving a member base of just under 8000 members and turning 60 this year (to name but a few). However, the milestone we are most proud of is that this year, for the first time […]

Applications Olympiad: introduction of a second round

– 2017 Computer Applications Olympiad sees the introduction of a Second Round.  The Olympiad is for CAT learners, ICDL candidates and others who are computer literate. – Being able to use computer applications is fast becoming essential for study and work. Applications help learners to make sense of data and to strengthen insight. The Computer […]

New Eastern Cape Chapter Committee 2017-18

Andre Calitz (Outgoing Chairman), Dev Joubert (Chairman), Prof Lynn Futcher (Vice-Chair), Gladys Majawa, Dr Lester Cowley and Harry Paleochoritis. Inserts top left: Jaco Maass and Dr Kayode Ayankoya. It gives IITPSA great pleasure to introduce to you our new 2017/2018 Chapter committee. – Andre Calitz (Outgoing Chairman), Dev Joubert (Chairman), Prof Lynn Futcher (Vice-Chair), Gladys […]

Cape Town Welcomes 8th IT Leaders Africa Summit

– Now in its 8th year, the IT Leaders Africa Summit, Africa’s largest CIO gathering, will take place on the 15th and 16th March at the Century City Conference Centre in South Africa’s tech hub Cape Town. – The 2017 edition of the IT Leaders Africa Summit will host a number of industry experts as […]

Call for Awards Nominations – IITPSA E Cape Chapter

Top Learners Honoured by Profession

– At a ceremony in Cape Town, the Institute of IT Professionals recognised and honoured the top Informatics learners in the 2016 Western Cape senior certificate exams. – Trophies and gifts went to the learners who had scored the highest marks in Information Technology (IT) and Computer Applications Technology (CAT) in the Western Cape.  The […]

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