IT Professional Forum (ITPF), formally registered at the Chief District Officer’s (CDO) Office, Kathmandu and Social Welfare Council as a non-government and non-profit making organization, is a team of well established IT Professionals.
ITPF members represent private, semi-government, government, academic and financial institutions in Nepal. ITPF was represented at the now defunct High Level Commission for Information Technology (HLCIT) of Nepal and is an institutional member of the Computer Association of Nepal (CAN). ITPF has conducted numerous policy researches with respect to IT Policies, Electronic Transaction & Digital Signature Act & Regulations, VOIP, IPR, e-Commerce, e-Government Procurement (e-GP), e-Governance, e-Payments, Business incubation, etc. and provided its assistance to Government of Nepal (GON) for the formation of Electronic Transaction Act, framework for the e-Government Master Plan (eGMP). The Forum is also involved in academies, running ME/M.Tech. in IT program in association with Kathmandu University. ITPF conducts various other activities such as “Tech Talks” on IT development, highly professional software / project management trainings, curriculum development and review for ICT, and other training programs.