e-Skills for Jobs 2015 Launch
The official launch of European Commission’s e-Skills for Jobs 2015 campaign will take place on 13 March 2015 in Riga, where a high level conference will be held under the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The conference will be attended by stakeholders and the campaign target groups. It will command media attention both at national and European levels.
The conference will take stock of existing and new digital jobs in Europe today and the corresponding e-Skills needs. It will highlight the contribution of e-skills to the digital transformation of the European economy as a whole, beyond the traditional IT sector, and the potential to foster innovation, competitiveness, jobs and growth. The conference will also spotlight the development of e-leadership and ICT professionals in Europe. Furthermore, in addition to showcasing innovative ICT education and training policies and tools, the event will assess the future actions of the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs, including reflections on the role of national coalitions.
The conference will be enriched by an exhibition area where leading players will display their products and services.
More information here.