IFIP (International Federation for Information Processing) has been working on professional codes of deontology for the last 10 years. Lessons have been derived from that experience and most probably are applicable in the general field of engineering, especially when the pending question is related to the information society.
The objectives of the total quality management concept and business process reengineering are to increase the efficiency of business processes; yet Slovenian companies do not have much regard for the integrity of these two concepts and often view them in an insufficient and too technical manner. Slovenian companies have not yet become interested in the lea rning organisation concept, which is based on having people more involved in the busi ness process.
The way to IT-mize the home has been described. It should be done under the guideline different from the way to introduce IT to the office. The main purpose of office IT-mization is work efficiency, while a major purpose of home IT-mization may be entertainment. In this context R&D works on computerized entertainment should be done more actively in academic communities.