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About Us

The IV&V Institute (IVVI) is the certification authority for Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) consultants as well as Independent Project Oversight Consultants (IPOCs). IVVI will certify IV&V consultants and IPOCs by examination and by a personal interview. IVVI’s vision is to be the premiere certification authority of all IV&V consultants and IPOCs in the world.

Doing Business

We are currently doing business as the following:
1. IV&V Institute
2. Independent Verification and Validation Institute
4. Institute for Independent Verification and Validation
5. The IV&V Institute


Type: Professional Organization
Focus: Independent Verification and Validation
Core Values: Leadership, Compliance, Integrity, and Community
Slogan: “Adding value through leadership and compliance.”
Area Served: Worldwide

Strategic Goals

The strategic goals of IVVI are:
1. Drive awareness of the value and contribution of the role of the IV&V consultant
2. Formalize and evolve A Guide to the IV&V Body of Knowledge (IVVBOK Guide)
3. Define a road map for professional growth and development
4. Advance the practices of IV&V
5. Provide forums for knowledge sharing

Operational Goals

The operational goals of IVVI are:
1. Enable sustainable growth to support the establishment of IVVI as a worldwide organization
2. Ensure financial viability to support the implementation and sustainment of IVVI operational and strategic priorities
3. Consistently demonstrate the value of the organization to IVVI constituents