2009 NZCS National Update - General Progress and Certification
03 February 2009: 12:30pm - 2:00pm
The Hub at Wintec
City Campus, Gate 5
Tristam Street, Hamilton
Join NZCS President Don Robertson and CEO Paul Matthews as they present an
update on national activity including detailed information about the main
drive for this year - the Certification initiative being implemented in
NZCS Work Programme
NZCS Chief Executive Paul Matthews will outline the achievements thus far in
the context of the overall Work Programme for 2008/2009 including the issues
NZCS has addressed and is addressing and why. This will include NZCS's work
for the ICT profession, computing and ICT education standards and the
community at large, and the plans for 2009 and beyond.
NZCS Professional Certification
Next NZCS President Don Robertson, who also chairs the Certification Working
Group, will cover the background information and research that has lead to
the development of the Professional Certification/Charter Programme. This
programme is designed to ensure NZ ICT professionals gain the same
opportunity as our counterparts in other countries by having their level of
professional competency and skills accredited against an
The professional certification and recognition programme for ICT
professionals is happening - this is your chance to find out more.
Have your say, or find out more
More importantly, however, this event will give you the opportunity to have
your say about the current direction of NZCS and the profession generally.
Whether you think we've got it right or wrong, we want to know about it.
This is a not-to-be-missed event for members and non-members alike. If
you're not a member, this is your chance to come along and hear what NZCS
stands for and what we do on a national level to further the interests for
the ICT profession.
Light lunch provided.
Registration required at the following URL:
David Hallett, BSc, MNZCS
Pulsar Computer Solutions Ltd
P.O. Box 15-516
Hamilton, New Zealand
Phone: +64-7-210 5520
Mobile: +64-21-802 256