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Canadian Information Processing Society joins Data Collaboration Alliance

Updated: Sep 1, 2022

Leading IT nonprofit joins Data Collaboration Alliance to advance meaningful data ownership and global collaborative intelligence

CIPS (Canadian Information Processing Society) is a national federation of CIPS Provincial Societies who certify IT professionals in Canada and abroad.

Since 1958, CIPS has helped advance Canada’s IT profession by fostering standards, best practices, and integrity for the benefit of IT professionals and the public interest. As “Canada’s Association of Information Technology Professionals” they represent thousands of members across the country.

Canadian Information Processing Society joins Data Collaboration Alliance

CIPS programs:

  • Networking, Professional Development, and Volunteer opportunities

  • Certification of IT professionals (I.S.P. and ITCP designations)

  • Accreditation of IT university and college programs

  • A niche IT Job Board

  • A voice to government on issues that affect the profession and industry

Learn more from the CIPS website.

About the Data Collaboration Alliance

The Data Collaboration Alliance is a nonprofit that’s dedicated to establishing CONTROL as the basis for meaningful Data Ownership and global Collaborative Intelligence.

Our approach of eliminating data silos and copy-based data integration is similar to how societies already protect the value of currency, identities, and intellectual property - and it works for data, too. Our advisors include the Executive Director of the Mozilla Foundation and the ex-CIO of Dropbox.

In concert with our partners, our programs are helping to build the collaboration-based future we want to see:

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