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The Digital Assembly within the EU Presidency

The publicity that is being experienced by all the EU countries, and indeed the world, about the Maltese EU Presidency is amazing.

Publication Date: 21/03/2017

e-Leadership Skills

Every country, in every continent seeks economic growth, and such growth creates wealth and quality jobs.

Publication Date: 21/03/2017

The Million Dollar Idea

The Million Dollar Idea is a startup competition, which takes place over the span of a weekend at the Microsoft Innovation Centre, in Skyparks Business Centre, Luqa.

Publication Date: 02/03/2017

Deloitte CEO Cathy Engelbert: Yes, Women Can Have It All

Cathy Engelbert is the chief executive of a 75,000 person company yet still manages to attend most of her teenage daughter's lacrosse games.

Publication Date: 28/02/2017

The four levels of computer skills, and the surprising number of adults who fail

In the age of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, online skills are more important than ever before.

Publication Date: 23/02/2017

8 digital life skills all children need – and a plan for teaching them

A generation ago, IT and digital media were niche skills. Today, they are a core competency necessary to succeed in most careers.That’s why digital skills are an essential part of a comprehensive education framework.

Publication Date: 23/02/2017

National Coalitions

National Coalitions for Digital Skills and Jobs are multi-stakeholder partnerships developed in Member States to enhance digital skills at national,

Publication Date: 17/02/2017

What next for the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition?

Until today, 70 partners have already become members of the Coalition and 60 organisations and businesses have pledged action on digital skills.

Publication Date: 13/02/2017

EN-IOT Malta - Networking Academy

Skills Malta Foundation in collaboration with CISCO and ICE Malta is offering essential courses that will contribute to the expansion of digital knowledge.

Publication Date: 13/02/2017

Cedefop’s European Skills and Jobs survey INSIGHTS No 9 - The great divide

Cedefop’s European skills and jobs (ESJ) survey reveals that more than 7 in 10 adult employees in the EU need at least some fundamental ICT level to be able to perform their jobs.

Publication Date: 08/02/2017

IT Professionals' Week 2017

IT Professionals Day is a dedicated day celebrating the role and contribution that IT professionals make in advancing business and society.

Publication Date: 03/02/2017

ICTNOVA Workshop

In 2016 the European Union announced the 21st Century Skills Agenda. The agenda is aligned to the Europe 2020 foresight document in which Innovation is described as a crucial pillar for future sustainable development.

Publication Date: 18/01/2017

Official launch of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition

On the 1st of December, the European Commission hosted the launch of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition, a new partnership bringing together all stakeholders and Member States who are committed to reduce the digital skills gaps in Europe.

Publication Date: 15/12/2016

Commission launches Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition to help Europeans in their career and daily life

Today, the Commission is launching the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition, together with Member States, companies, social partners,

Publication Date: 06/12/2016

16 outstanding projects in the European Digital Skills Award 2016 final

Sixteen projects which encourage people to develop digital skills for work, education and life in general have been selected as finalists for the Digital Skills Award 2016.

Publication Date: 29/11/2016

The Bratislava Declaration calls for better digital skills across Europe to boost economy

More than 200 policy makers, business leaders and experts have gathered in Bratislava, Slovakia on the 17th and 18th October 2016, to understand how digital technologies are transforming our lives at a pace never seen before.

Publication Date: 01/11/2016

Study of the eSkills Gap in Malta

The eSkills Malta Foundation will be carrying out an eSkills Gap Analysis during the last quarter of this year, focusing more specifically on the Industry ICT skills Gap.

Publication Date: 01/11/2016

eSkills for Jobs 2016 Competitions Winners

The eSkills for Jobs 2016 European competitions, organised within the context of the eSkills for Jobs awareness raising campaign, is an opportunity to highlight and reward persons with a high level of digital skills and literacy at a European level.

Publication Date: 27/10/2016

EU awareness raising campaigns result in sharp uptake in digital skills jobs

The European Commission’s e-Skills awareness raising campaigns, launched in 2010, have contributed to reduce the gap in the European Union between demand and supply of digital skills jobs.

Publication Date: 20/10/2016

Apply now for the new European Digital Skills Award 2016

Digital skills are one of the cornerstones of a well-functioning Digital Single Market.

Publication Date: 11/10/2016

My Digital Job' in the Spotlight: A Success Story of a Network Engineer

Are you interested in working in the digital economy, but you are unsure of the possibilities and types of roles that are available, and the skills that you will need to get hired?

Publication Date: 19/09/2016

Malta's Entries for the Young Digital Talent - EU Competition

Support Malta's submissions for the ​Young Digital Talent Competition by watching and liking their videos on YouTube.

Publication Date: 07/09/2016

The European Vocational Skills Week

This first European Vocational Skills Week will take place from 5 to 9 December 2016 with events in Brussels and parallel activities in Member States, EFTA and EU candidate countries at national, regional and local levels.

Publication Date: 05/09/2016

Digital Skills Need to be Addressed in the Classroom

Buying lots of classroom technology is simply not enough on its own; building the digital skills of teachers and students is a vital step in actually benefiting from computers in education.

Publication Date: 05/09/2016

Computing GCSE Continues To Rise In Popularity But Grades Drop

The number of girls taking computing at GCSE level has more than doubled with more students taking the subject than ever before, but grades are dropping.

Publication Date: 02/09/2016
 

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