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What is SIP?
Society of Internet Professional (SIP) is a not-for-profit
organization of professionals, businesses and organizations
involved in the Internet. It was established in Toronto (Canada)
mandate is to standardize Professional Internet Standards,
Certification and Accreditation and assists its members in
their training and keep them informed of new developments
in their field.
across North America and is currently expanding into other
To enable professionals involved with the Internet to harness
new technologies and embrace opportunities for success
objectives of the Society of Internet Professionals (SIP)
professional accreditation and certification
professional development and learning
Provide a forum for Internet business and career opportunities
members abreast of developments in Internet technology
a network of talented professionals intent on collective
Members come from large and small organizations and companies
and include independent professionals. Membership has many
monthly meetings for presentations and discussions of products,
trends, and issues related to the Internet and Internetworking.
projects in partnership with corporate sponsors
members networking opportunities
and manage a job database
membership directory services
the SIP newsletter INTERNET POST
part in major exhibits
a Training Centre
an Employment Centre for Internet Professionals
a Testing and Evaluating Centre
an annual Conference
a key part of its mandate, SIP provides education standards
for Certified internet Professionals (CIP) in a number of
streams, such as:
membership in SIP is granted by meeting its requirements for
qualifications, experience, continuing education and by observing
its Code of Ethics.
education institution may apply to become a SIP Accredited
Training Centre (ATC) to offer CIP courses. This valuable
accreditation provides a guarantee to students and employers
that your courses meet the Certified Internet Professional
Interest Groups (SIGs)
has organized a number of business groups to provide an exciting
forum where members can discuss issues/tools or conduct projects,
assignements or seminars:
Internet transactions, firewalls, risk assessment and mitigation
Collaboration and web-casting of classes
Business plans to obtain investment financing
Institute: Workshops and seminars
On-line investment and trading
design: Design, quality assurance and development
Society organizes monthly
meetings that provide topical discussions, of products,
trends, issues, and concerns about the development of the
Internet. SIP was established in Toronto (Canada) 1997, with
chapters in other cities. Please check here if you are interested
a chapter in your city.
We would welcome your help in
the following areas:
For more details see SIP
Chapters across Canada, USA and abroad
a full-time Executive Director