Myanmar Computer Professionals Association is the largest association of ICT professionals in Myanmar. Operating under the guidelines of Union of Myanmar e-National Task Force and Myanmar Computer Federation, the association has been upgrading the knowledge of computer science and information communication technologies for members and non-members alike.
The Computer Science Development Law was promulgated on 20th September, 1996 and the Myanmar Computer Development Council, the highest policy making body was duly established.The Objectives of Myanmar Computer Science Development Law are as follows: –
To better organize the development of computer science and the ICT industry, three associations and one federation were established.Myanmar Computer Professionals Association was established on 17th May, 1998.The translation “Scientist” was first used for Myanmar word “Pyin-nya-shin” from 1998 till 2004. Thus, the association was initially known as Myanmar Computer Scientist Association (MCSA). In August of 2004, during the Annual Conference of computer associations in Myanmar, the new term “Professionals” was substituted in the English translation. The name of the association in Myanmar language remains the same.