I was(am) a Master Programmer and was both the main designer of the Guild's point system for certification and the Code of Ethics
Here's my certificate as a Master Programmer (M.Prog):
Here's another bit of GPL'ed code from my 'Crypt' Data Packaging project:
I like the idea that there is a certification procedure here, but a little peevish that I have to constantly re-prove myself everywhere I go. Sigh. It's the lot of a programmer -- it's always 'what have you done lately'...
I hope that anyone reading this will check my credentials and certify me ASAP
I came here, because I would like to comment on the electronic voting article. People there are saying that there is no way to provide a Convenient, Secure, Auditable, Private and Transparent electronic voting system. At least as far as Canada is concerned, I beg to differ. We present a scheme here: HushVote Security Overview