NZ's body for Software and IT Professionals
The Institute of IT Professionals NZ is New Zealand's leading body for those working or studying in Software and Information Technology related fields.
With thousands of members throughout New Zealand and direct relationships with Government, academia and the industry, IITP is the authoritative voice of the Information Technology profession.
IITP runs hundreds of presentations, events and courses for IT professionals alongside a suite of projects from school outreach to tertiary accreditation, mentoring, certification of IT Professionals and much more.
Upcoming Events and Workshops
CITP Breadth of Knowledge Test
Chartered IT Professional NZ (CITPNZ) is a professional accreditation available to senior IT Professionals. CITPNZ has a Breadth of Knowledge test that all applicants must complete. The test is undertaken
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Summer of Tech in Tauranga
Even though there's a much-publicised "talent shortage" in high tech industries in New Zealand, many local graduates find it impossible to get a foot in the door because of lack of experience. Employers
Open Data Model delivers an "Uber Factor" to software development
One of New Zealand's technology pioneers is back to the future with software that could be "Uber-like" in its global impact. In a world in which Moore's Law is changing all our lives, the possibility of
Thursday Night Curry
Waikato ICT Community - Drinks, Curry and Get Together! . Come and join the Waikato Branch of the Institute of IT Professionals for the monthly social get together for the local tech community. Pop along
Team communication: getting your point across
This workshop is for anyone who'd like better communication at work, whether you're a team leader or a team member. The workshop will show how anyone can learn discussion skills, even nerdy IT folks like the trainer himself! Along the way, we'll bust a few myths and share simple practical steps you can take.
Business Communication for Professionals
While IT Professionals contribute hugely to broader business performance - it can be challenging to make non-technical people really listen and understand what you're saying.
This half-day course is designed for IT Professionals who want to more effectively communicate with other parts of the business; be heard, be understood and help drive improved business performance.