The Forum is a group composed of Heads of Computing of the Universities and the Institutes of Technology and representatives from a wide range of bodies. These include Microsoft, Google, IBM, HP, SAP, Accenture, Intel, Xilinx, Silicon Republic, Dell/EMC, Three, Facebook, Amazon, CPL, CIO Ireland, Cyber Ireland, CEPIS, IBEC, Enterprise Ireland, IDA, ISA, SOLAS, DES, DETE, ICS, Engineers Ireland, NCCA, Lero, HEA, SFI, CESI, IGC.  Some of these representatives attend occasionally, others have been guest speakers and some attend virtually every meeting.  It is unusual among the professions to have a comprehensive group of this type meeting on a regular basis.