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Cognizant supports YITCON 14 as a Gold Sponsor

Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014


The Australian Computer Society is pleased to announce that Cognizant is a Gold Sponsor of this year’s Youth Festival of IT (YITCON 14).

Cognizant is a leading provider of consulting, information technology and business process services. Their passion is helping clients worldwide build stronger businesses and maximize their competitive performance through innovative technologies and processes. Cognizant is recognized on a global scale in the Fortune 500, Forbes Fast Tech 25, Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, InformationWeek’s Top Innovators, Fortune’s Fastest Growing Companies, CRM Magazine’s CRM Market Winner, and more. As one of the fastest growing companies in Australia, clients continually benefit from Cognizant’s award-winning client-first culture.

“YITCON 14 brings together youth from across the country to learn about the dynamic ICT industry and leading edge technological change. We are proud to help young people learn how to prosper in the digital future, and proud to support YITCON 14 as a Gold sponsor,” said John Burgin, Regional Vice President Country Head - Australia & New Zealand.

YITCON will be held on 9 and 10 October 2014 at The Forum in Melbourne. World-class presenters and industry experts will fill the program focused around the theme of ‘Change Minds, Change Futures, Change Worlds.’

“Cognizant has demonstrated their commitment to developing the ICT professionals of today and tomorrow by investing in our youth at YITCON 14. The ACS is honoured to partner with them and recognize them as a Gold Sponsor of YITCON,” said Alan Patterson, CEO of ACS.

Pictured: John Burgin, Regional Vice President, Cognizant