To earn the professional designation of Information Systems Professional, or I.S.P., CIPS now requires applicants to pass an ethics exam. I was on the committee that helped create that exam and I think
Published on: April 24th, 2014 Donna Lindskog @itworldca
Professionalism is controversial but primarily only in ICT. Why? Medicine, Law, Accounting we accept it and it is codified. For Information Communication Technology (ICT), it results in heated debate since there is a
Published on: September 30th, 2013 Stephen Ibaraki @sibaraki
Computing is many things: a career, an academic discipline, and an increasingly-essential part of daily life for everyone in Canada. Yet, computing (or more generally, information and communication technology [ICT]) is misunderstood: young
Whenever Michael Arrington posts anything on TechCrunch with a theme of "Ethics 101," you know you're in for some unintentional high comedy. Such was the case today when someone calling himself "Hacker Croll"
Published on: July 16th, 2009 Robert X. Cringely @itworldca
In addition to not knowing what corporate policy fired Microsoft Corp. CIO Stuart Scott violated on Monday, industry experts are debating a lot of other unknowns For instance, why didn't Microsoft and Scott
The Information Technology committee of the Ontario Association of School Board Officials is backing an IT professional designation that they believe will protect Ontario residents and the information that IT workers handle electronically.
Published on: November 30th, 2005 CIO Canada Staff @itworldca