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2017

CSSL 29Th AGM with Membership Night “which took place on the 5th December at the Taj Samudra Ballroom, Colombo 3.

2017

Little Drops of Water
CSSL formed a new subcommittee supporting social services through ICT

2017

Epihack Colombo SRI LANKA #hackforhealthColombo

2017

Yasas V. Abeywickrama elected President Of SEARCC

2017

CSSL Vice President Prabath Samindra Wickramaratne participated at the SEARCC Executive Council Meeting, April 2017 – China

2017

CSSL TECH TALK
Hack IT 2K17
The Rise of Crypto-Currency
Open Data Ecosystems
Mobile Application Security - Beyond Compliance
Strategies of a World-Class Security Operations Center (SOC)

2017

SEARCC International Awards - Prof Gihan Dias from Sri Lanka was the ICT Professional of the Year award winner

2017

IFIP Global General Assembly in Sri Lanka

2017

International Schools Software Competition

2017

Sri Lanka's biggest-ever international ICT event
The 35th National Information Technology Conference (NITC) will run in partnership with SEARCC Conference

2017

Sri Lanka Participates in IT Sector Discussions within Belt and Road Initiative

2017

Seoul Accord – Dr. Malitha Wijesundara participated at the Seoul Accord AGM in Alaska this year

2017

Bank CIO Forum on Business Continuity Management Systems (BCMS), in partnership with Bureau Veritas Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.

2017

Kodak Alaris and Nine hearts sponsor the 4th CIO Forum on Information Management

2017

CSSL has launched the ACS Digital Library in Sri Lanka

2017

SEARCC International Awards 2016 - Prof. Mahesha Kapurubandara has been awarded 2nd place in the education category

2017

Dr. Dayan Rajapakse awarded prestigious Honorary Fellowship from Kingston University UK

2017

CSSL Council Member Mr. Heshan Karunaratne has been appointed as a Director of the newly formed Sri Lanka Skills Council

2017

CSSL Participate the National workshop on Information Technology Agreement

2017

People Leader - IT 2017 - Mr. Damith Hettihewa (Secretary- Computer Society Of Sri Lanka)

2017

Unveiling of CSSL Past Presidents ‘Portraits

2017

CSSL Continued to represent interests of ICT professionals in the discussions held regarding proposed ETCA

2017

IT Mastermind 2017

2016

34th Consecutive National IT Conference under the timely theme of “Enhancing Sri Lanka through Digital Disruption.

2016

27th National Schools’ Software Competition (NSSC) conducted in collaboration with the ICT Branch of the Ministry of Education and the University of the Colombo School of Computing (UCSC).

2016

IT Mastermind island wide annual quiz competition organized for the fifth consecutive year together with ESOFT METRO CAMPUS.

2016

CSSL Dinner Dance “IT BLAST” Exclusively for IT professionals for the third consecutive year.

2016

Annual CSSL ICT AWRDS Ceremony organized for the forth consecutive year.

2016

CSSL Vice President attends IFIP Board Meeting in Japan.

2016

CSSL Vice President speaks at 8th China Cloud Computing Conference.

2016

CSSL Member appointed Sri Lankan representative for IFIP TC 14 – Entertainment Computing.

2016

CSSL Representation in local Organizations.

2016

Introducing CIO Chapter to develop a dialogue to discuss present day challenges when working as a CIO. And organising A CIO Forum titled SOFTWARE ROBOTS –FRIEND OR FOE? With Virtusa Polaris coming on board as the main sponsor.

2016

CIO FORUM – COST SAVING.EASE.SECURTIY was organising with the partnership with Finetech, Google leading enterprise partner in Sri Lanka.

2016

  • Third Party Information Security and privacy Oversight.
  • Making Things Possible with IOT
  • Data Science and Big Data Analytics
  • A Holistic Approach to Mobile Security

2016

CSSL 28Th AGM -which took place on the 5th December at the Taj Samudra Ballroom Colombo 3.

2014

National Information Technology Conference 2014 (NITC 2014) - “ICT for Inclusive Development” Organized for the 32nd consecutive year.

2014

Commonwealth ICT deliberations at NITC
CSSL received conference papers from many commonwealth countries including the Commonwealth Secretary General’s office to facilitate commonwealth wide deliberations

2014

The National School Software Competition (NSSC) was conducted for the 25th consecutive year, in

2014

International Schools Software Competition (ISSC)

2014

IT Mastermind programme was organized together with ESOFT as the strategic partner, and ITN Sri Lanka as the media partner.

2014

CSSL Dinner Dance “IT Blast”
For the first time in the history, the CSSL organized an IT Dinner Dance to give an unique experience to IT professionals.

2014

CSSL organizes ICT training for Teachers in Sri Lanka with the support of Ministry of Education & Deutsche Bank

2014

CSSL Certification is offered in partnership with the Australian Computer Society (ACS), based on the SFIA (Skills Framework for the Information Age) competency framework

2014

CSSL President Appointed as President of South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation (SEARCC)

2014

The annual CSSL Excellence in ICT Awards will be held for the 2nd consecutive year

2014

CSSL Secretary appointed as Chairman of International Young ICT Professionals Group of IFIP

2014

IFIP’s technical assembly and general assembly met in Vienna on 11-13 September 2014 and CSSL President Mr. Ajith Salgado and Secretary Mr. Yasas Abeywickrama participated at this event.

2014

The IT and Management Professional Bodies Join Hands to Improve Professionalism

2014

Sri Lanka Foundation Ties up with Computer Society of Sri Lanka

2014

CSSL Workshops

  • How to recruit an IT Professional
  • The Next Generation Protocol IPv6
  • Sri Lanka’s Journey towards an Innovation Driven Economy

2014

CSSL organized the CIO Chapter with the theme “Digital Marketing”

2014

Sri Lankan Women in Computing Chapter

2014

Young IT Professionals Chapter

2013

CSSL Strategy workshop

2013

CSSL Profile Book was published

2013

‘Members Nite 2013’ at  Green Gardens ,Colombo

2013

Unveiled the  CSSL New Logo at the  Members’ Nite

2013

CSSL Cricket Tournament for the President’s Award was successfully held at Air Force Grounds

2013

Awarding of Honorary Fellowships to eleven distinguished members of the Society

2013

The first reading of the Incorporation under an Act of Parliment

2013

SEARCC International Conference in Partnership with 31st National IT Conference was held successfully with over 600 participants

2013

Recommendation report based on the SEARCC Conference speeches were handed over to Ministry of Telecommunication and IT and also ICTA

2013

SEARCC Executive Council Meetings were held in March & September and Mr. Mahesh Perera was elected as the President of the South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation (SERACC) at the final SEARCC Executive Council Meetings.

2013

CSSL Excellence ICT awards were awarded in 3 categories , ICT Leader of the Year, Female ICT Leader of the Year , Emerging ICT Leader of the Year

2013

24th   National Schools Software Competition

2013

SEARCC International School's Software Competition was held in Colombo

2013

“IT Mastermind” Quiz Program an IT Quiz Contest for School Children was successfully organized for the third consecutive year.

2013

Several Special Interest Groups (SIGs) were conducted and each event was attended by over 30 and with one event marking 80 participants.

2013

CIO, Sri Lankan Women in ICT, Young IT Professionals chapters were active throughout the year

2013

MoU was signed between ASC (The Australian Computer Society ) and CSSL

2013

MoU was signed between FITIS (Federation of Information Technology Industry Sri  Lanka) and CSSL

2013

CSSL Certification inaugurated in September using SFIA framework and with six ACS fully trained evaluators.

2012

CSSL Strategy workshop

2012

CSSL profile book was published

2012

‘Members Night’ at Light House Gallery

2012

http://ww.cssl.lk/">www.cssl.lk website revamped and hosted with new features

2012

http://www.nitc.lk/">www.nitc.lk website was launched.

2012

The first reading of the “Incorporation under an Act of parliament” took place.

2012

The 30th  National Information Technology Conference

2012

The 23rd National Schools Software Competition

2012

SEARCC Ex-co meeting and SEARCC International School's Software Competition in Colombo

2012

“IT Mastermind” Quiz Program ( IT Quiz Contest for School Children) conducted.

2012

Ten SIG Workshops were conducted during the year

2012

CSSL Chapters new project launched

2012

Deyata IT – ICT awareness workshops were conducted in Anuradhapura & Kurunegala .

2012

CSSL Certification project was launched

2012

CSSL ICT Awards project was launched.

2012

MoU was signed between ASC (The Australian Computer Society ) and CSSL

2012

Conducted a joint Public lecture with OPA

2011

Professional Development Program – 4 Workshops were held for the year

2011

Conducted a joint Public lecture with OPA

2011

Four  SIG Workshops for the year

2011

ICT for Rural Areas - 5 Workshops were conducted during the year

2011

New Year Celebrations for Members at the Green Garden Kirullapone

2011

“IT Mastermind” Quiz Program an IT Quiz Contest for School Children

2011

The 22nd National Schools Software Competition

2011

The 29th National Information Technology Conference

2010

The 21st National Schools Software Competition

2010

‘Members Night’ at Green Garden Kirullapone

2010

ICT for Rural Areas - three workshops were held for the year.

2010

An Extraordinary General Meeting at Park Premier Excel World

2010

The  28th National Information Technology Conference

2009

Unveiling of Portraits of Distinguished Past Presidents Mr Lionel Perera, Mr Dinesh Sattrukalsinghe and Dr. Prasanna Lokuge

2009

Incorporation under Act of Parliament was approved and gazetted and the Draft Bill was published.

2009

The 20th National Schools Software Competition

2009

Initiated Schools Network Projects

2008

Opening of CSSL Library

2008

Special Interest Groups (SIG) Workshops

2008

Launch of New Website with additional features

2008

Introducing the members Benefits for CSSL Members

2008

Workshops - ICT for Rural Areas

2008

The 19th National Schools Software Competition Award Ceremony was held at Galle Face Hotel

2008

The 26th National Information Technology Conference

2007

The National Schools Software Competition

2007

A Special General Meeting for the Incorporation of CSSL

2007

25th National Information Technology Conference

2006

SEARCC 2006 Conference was held at Cinnamon Grand Hotel

2006

Two Members Nights were held – Q1 & Q3 at the OPA Auditorium

2006

Held the National ICT Week at the BMICH

2006

Hosted the SEARCC mid Term Ex-Co Meeting at Colombo Hilton

2006

CSSL Website – http://www.cssl.lk/">www.cssl.lk  was completely revamped

2005

The National Schools Software Competition

2005

The e-Carnival which is a novel concept held at BMICH

2005

The 24th National Information Technology Conference

2004

Launched ICT Journal under a new name Inter@tive in ,Association with Synergy Interactive publishing Company

2004

The National Schools Software Competition

2004

The 23rd National Information Technology Conference

2003

The 15th  Annual General Meeting was held at Galle Face Hotel, Colombo 3.

2003

Hosted SEARCC Ex-co meeting and SEARCC International School's Software Competition in Colombo.

2003

Gifts ICT Books to Colombo Public Library

2003

Hosted National Schools Software Competition.

2003

Launch 10 public lectures during the year

2003

22nd  National IT Conference

2003

Awarding of honorary fellowships to distinguished members of Society Dr. Abhaya Samarath Induruwa, Dr. Bandusena Ranasinghe and Ms. Sunethra Nayeni Fernando.

2003

Launching the member subscription payment though Internet.

2003

Introducing the membership card

2003

Announce the member benefits programme to all the Members and Associate Members of the Society

2002

CSSL was appointed as the Accreditation Agent for ICDL in Sri Lanka.

2002

Appointed Mr. Y.R.Karunaratne as the new Secretary General of SEARCC and the SEARCC Secretariat has established in Sri Lanka and facilitated by CSSL.

2001

25th Anniversary Celebrations of the CSSL

2001

Awarding of Honorary Fellowships to two distinguished members of the Society

Mr. R.B. Ekanayake and Mr. Y. R. Karunaratne.

2001

Unveiling of portraits of the immediate past Presidents Mr. T.L.Chandranath

2001

The Executive Council meeting of SEARCC was held in Colombo.

2000

Unveiling of portraits of distinguished past Presidents Mr. R.B. Ekanayake and Mr. Y.R. Karunaratne who laid a firm foundation for CSSL.

2000

Moving into the new office premises

1999

Launching CSSL web site "http://www.cssl.lk/">www.cssl.lk"

1998

Ishan Karunarathne was winning the International internet competition Award

1995

The first International IT Conference SEARCC '95 in Colombo

1995

Winning the SEARCC International Software Competition F.C. Kohli Challenge Trophy

1992

International Olympiad in Bonn, Germany in Association with CINTEC & ACTOS

1990

International Software Competition in Manila & Singapore

1990

Launching of National Schools  Software Competition Examinations in Sri Lanka

1990

Introducing Australian Computer  Society

1989

Joining the Organization of Professional Associations

1989

Reciprocal agreement with Australian Computer Society

1986

CSSL Joining the South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation

1986

Incorporation of CSSL under the companies Act.

1985

Introducing British Computer Society Examinations in Sri Lanka

1976

Inauguration of Computer Society of Sri Lanka

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