IP3 - Leading the Development of the Global IT Profession
The International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3) is a global initiative that was adopted by the International Federation of Information Processing (IFIP), a United Nations founded/UNESCO association, 60+ Member Societies at the IFIP General Assembly (GA) in 2006. IP3 consists of the leading professional IT associations across the globe that share a common vision to establish IT as a profession that is recognized and valued globally and has the same key strategic features that are common to most established professions.
|CIPS has had a longstanding commitment to promoting professionalism in IT and has made good progress on its vision for the IT profession. CIPS is Canada’s representative to IFIP and is a founding member of IP3. In 2008, CIPS became the second association in the world to achieve IP3P accreditation status for its ITCP designation. Holders of the ITCP designation are now recognized globally under the IP3P standard.|
Significant support for the IP3 initiative has been received from Canada’s leading IT organizations: