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IT Faculty

The IT Faculty provides a comprehensive and accessible package of guidance and technical advice to help you stay ahead of the rest.

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Keep up-to-date with IT issues and developments.

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IT Faculty

We can keep you up-to-date with tech issues and developments.

Chartech

Chartech is the bi-monthly news magazine from the IT faculty.

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Chartech 2018

2018 editions of Chartech, the bi-monthly magazine of the IT Faculty.

Chartech 2017

2017 editions of Chartech, the bi-monthly magazine of the IT Faculty.

Chartech 2016

2016 editions of Chartech, the bi-monthly magazine of the IT Faculty.

Chartech 2015

2015 editions of Chartech, the bi-monthly magazine of the IT Faculty.

Chartech 2014

2014 editions of Chartech, the bi-monthly magazine of the IT Faculty.

Chartech 2013

2013 editions of Chartech, the bi-monthly magazine of the IT Faculty.

Tech essentials guides

The tech essentials guides update members on the latest tech issues.

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Tech essentials guides

The tech essentials guides update members on the latest technology issues affecting the accountancy profession. They aim to bring practical tips and expert insights on a range of topics, setting you up for any action you'll need to take.

Cyber resource centre

Cybercrime has become a major global business concern.

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Cyber security

This resource centre provides a focal point for ICAEW members looking for support in managing cyber risks.

Good security practices

There are many good security practices which businesses can adopt to manage their risks around IT.

Risk and return

No security can ever be fully effective and businesses have to prioritise resources on the basis of risk.

GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018. It applies to everyone trading within the EEA (including UK individuals and organisations).

Thought leadership: Trust

In order to sustain value from IT systems, individuals and organisations need to have confidence in the security of sensitive information, as well as how it is being used and shared.

Excel Community

A one-stop shop for those who want to use spreadsheets better and reduce risk.

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Excel

Excel is one of the most popular end-user tools in the accountant’s portfolio. Spreadsheets enable us to quickly and flexibly perform analysis that otherwise would be difficult or time-consuming; however, there is a tendency to place undue trust in them. The Excel Community is a 'one-stop shop' for accountants who want to use Excel better and understand and minimise spreadsheet risk.

IT Faculty events programme

Stay up-to-date by attending our events and webinars.

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Webinar archive

View recordings of our previous IT Faculty webinars.

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Webinars

Recordings of IT Faculty and Excel Community webinars.

Business systems software

Helping members select and implement the most suitable software and systems.

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Technology

Keep up-to-date with tech issues and developments, including artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, big data, and cyber security.

Making information systems work

Making Information Systems Work is about the successful application of IT by business and government. It supports informed debate and practice on the basis of three themes –value, trust and standards.

Technology

Keep up-to-date with tech issues and developments, including artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, big data, and cyber security.

Technology

Keep up-to-date with tech issues and developments, including artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, big data, and cyber security.

Technology

Keep up-to-date with tech issues and developments, including artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, big data, and cyber security.

Information security

Protecting the information assets of an organisation.

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IT management

Achieve value from IT systems and managing the risks associated with them.

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IT management

Good IT management is essential to achieving value from IT systems and managing the risks associated with them.

Technology

News, opinion pieces and case studies to keep up to date with new technologies.

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XBRL publications

Electronic communication: how to create and use tagged accounts.

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XBRL

XBRL, or eXtensible Business Reporting Language, is a method of communicating and processing business information electronically.

Corporate membership

Find out more about the benefits of corporate membership.

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Newly qualified

Free electronic membership of the ICAEW IT Faculty for up to two years.

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IT Faculty membership

As a newly qualified member of ICAEW you are entitled to free electronic membership of the ICAEW IT Faculty for up to two years.

About the Faculty

How the faculty is managed and run.

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IT Faculty Committees

The IT Faculty's staff at ICAEW report to the IT Faculty Committee. The faculty's Technical Committee and the Excel Community Advisory Committee also report to the IT Faculty Committee.