CICTA Member Associations

Association of Professional Staffing Companies  (APSCo)
APSCo’s focus is exclusively on the practice of running a recruitment agency business and the impact that professional recruitment providers have on those that engage with them.
Our purpose is to promote the common business interests of recruitment professionals and deliver timely services including networking, resources and advocacy. Through our global footprint our international regions share innovation and solutions that will assist leaders in the business of recruitment to operate sustainably and ethically in a changing employment landscape.

Australian Computer Society (ACS)
The Australian Computer Society (ACS) is a “not for profit” society for ICT professionals with a membership of 45,000. The ACS provides professional development, formal certification and professional indemnity insurance for its members.  It also publishes research reports both into aspects of technology and into the ICT industry and profession within Australia.

Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA)
The Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) is Australia’s peak representative body and advocacy group for the ICT industry and the wide technology sector. AIIA membership is open to all organisations in Australia. AIIA is a not-for-profit organisation and delivers enormous value to our members. For over 40 years (since 1978), the AIIA has pursued activities to create a more favourable business environment for our members, to stimulate and grow our industry and to contribute to Australia’s economic prosperity.

Australian Information Security Association (AISA)
The Australian Information Security Association (AISA) is a national not-for-profit professional organisation of IT security professionals, with membership over 8,500 spread across regional branches in every state and territory. It is run primarily by volunteers with a national board, and some headquarters staff. It has a focus on professional development for its members and contributing to the building of cyber security capability in industry and the community. To these ends, the association is active in organising cyber security industry events and programs.

Sunshine Coast Tech Industry Alliance (SCTechIA)
The Sunshine Coast Tech Industry Association (SCTechIA) has been established to provide ICT businesses with an opportunity to collaboratively drive industry growth within the greater Sunshine Coast region.
SCtechIA aims to position the Sunshine Coast as a nationally competitive region for its digital capabilities and strong industry advocacy.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
IIBA® is the non-profit professional association dedicated to the field of business analysis. Through a global network, IIBA connects over 29,000+ Members, approximately 3,000 of which are in Australia. Australia is served by an Australian Chapter with Branches in each capital city. As the voice of the business analysis community, IIBA supports the recognition of the profession and discipline and works to maintain the global standard for the practices and certification.

Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
ISACA is a global organisation that provides education and support to technology professionals in assurance, information and cyber security, governance, risk and innovation. The Brisbane Chapter has over 500 members.

ICT Forum Gold Coast (ICTFGC)
The ICT Forum Gold Coast represents IT companies in the Gold Coast Region. The Alliance provides advocacy, representation and collaboration services raising the awareness of the importance of ICT on the Gold Coast.  By actively representing the industry the Alliance ensures the needs of the local industry are raised and addressed by the appropriate agencies.

IT Service Management Forum (ITSMF)
itSMF is an international forum for IT Service Management professionals worldwide, with an Australian chapter and a very active Queensland branch. There are more than 700 Queensland based members including 50 corporate members.

Queensland Futures Institute (QFI)

Geospatial Council of Australia (GCA)
GCA is the peak body representing the Spatial Industry. We are a trusted source of knowledge for our members, and an active advocate for future business opportunities. Our vision is to see spatial information underpin Digital Transformation in Australasia. At the very heart of who we are is our mission to grow the opportunities and capabilities of our members, so that our industry can contribute to the prosperity and sustainability of our region. Our members include businesses who supply surveying and spatial services, as well as educational institutions and government agencies who provide critical services and support, and organisations who use spatial information in the public and private sector. We are a unified network throughout Australasia, working together to build a more innovative, entrepreneurial and prosperous Australia. 

Women in Technology (WIT)

WiT is a membership-based organisation that is driven by our vision to Advance, Empower and Connect women in the fields of IT and Life Sciences.  WiT are committed to developing strong and sustainable networks for members and supporters within industry, building mutually beneficial partnerships and relationships with government, academia and industry, advocating for our members on relevant issues to advance the presence and status of women in technology and life sciences and providing development opportunities whilst adding value to our members. WiT are an inclusive organisation, with members covering all groups from students through to senior executives.