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Government policy
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Proposal to remove the programme of study for ICT from the National Curriculum
Submitted on 11 April 2012 to Department for Education
Cloud computing: the security challenge (part 3)
An introduction to the security challenges for cloud computing.


The Connected Digital Ecopnomy Catapult and techUK are providing a free webcast on 18 Feb 14.00-16.00, which will draw out the opportunities and challenges faced by small and large companies when working together. Check the CDE Catapult website for more details and to sign up for free.

The Sector is working with the IET’s Multimedia Communications Community, UKTI and the ICT KTN to deliver one of the many value added seminars at Mobile World Congress 2014. This years IET seminar is on Monday afternoon, it explores multimedia content delivery onto mobile platforms and is followed by a drinks reception. Attendance is free to all trade show pass holders and registration for all sessions is now open.
What are the characteristics of adminred Engineers? Are they the same as the attributes we look for in business leaders? This survey seeks to understand why most Engineers when asked do not see themselves as leaders and hopes 'to liberate the leader in all engineers'. We look forwardto sharing the findings with you in the new year.

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Firstly, I want to introduce myself. My name is Ian Foddering, as well as being the CTO and Technical Director for Cisco in the UK and Ireland, I also have the honour of taking on the role of the Chair for the Information and Communication Sector within the IET in 2014.   I have worked at Cisco for over 14 years, having previously worked for Cogent, the... read more...
Posted by Ian Foddering on IET Information and Communications Sector Dec 5, 2013 12:31 GMT

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