Skills profiling in the EU: Survey of initiatives across EU Member States

On behalf of the European Commission, we kindly invite you to participate in the following short survey of skills profiling initiatives across EU Member States.

Publication Date: 18/10/2017

Getting ready for Code Week 2017!

Europe is skilling up in digital - the fifth edition of the EU Code Week will shortly take place between the 7th and the 22nd of October 2017.

Publication Date: 12/10/2017

Niċċelebraw il-ħames snin tal-EU Code Week … Attivitajiet bla waqfien li jħeġġu l-użu tal-coding

Matul tmiem din il-ġimgħa, Malta se tingħaqad mal-kumplament tal-Ewropa biex tieħu sehem fl-EU Code Week.

Publication Date: 11/10/2017

Malta tingħaqad mal-Ewropa u tħeġġeġ l-użu tal-coding

Matul tmiem din il-ġimgħa, Malta se tingħaqad mal-kumplament tal-Ewropa biex tieħu sehem fl-EU Code Week.

Publication Date: 06/10/2017

Google converts double decker bus into free digital training hub for start-ups

​Google has announced it will travel around the UK in a converted double decker bus, and offer free digital skills training to all who enter its pop-up hub.

Publication Date: 19/09/2017

A digital skills strategy

We can say that our role has a direct and indirect influence towards employability and shaping Malta’s future economy.

Publication Date: 20/07/2017

The Digital Gender Divide Is An Economic Problem For Everyone

Of the 7.1 billion people in the world, men make up eighteen percent and women sixteen percent of people who are online.

Publication Date: 19/07/2017

CISCO Collaboration on Digital Skills

The eSkills Malta Foundation and CISCO took the opportunity of consolidating the intention of both organisations to expand collaboration in the future on the area of Digital Skills.

Publication Date: 19/07/2017

The EU Code Week and the Code Week Ambassadors

“Europe Code Week is a grassroots initiative which aims to bring coding and digital literacy to everybody in a fun and engaging way.”

Publication Date: 13/07/2017

Like mother, like daughter

It all began when 9-year-old Samantha was misbehaving and got grounded. She wasn’t allowed to watch TV or play video games.

Publication Date: 04/07/2017

A busy but satisfying week for the eSkills Malta Foundation

Last week has been quite busy but satisfying for the eSkills Malta Foundation.

Publication Date: 26/06/2017

How the e-CF is helping to close Europe’s ICT skills gap

The ICT skills gap in Europe is well known. Demand for ICT experts far outpaces supply.

Publication Date: 20/06/2017

The Impact of IT Professionalism on the European Economy

The Development of the IT Profession is an important objective for the eSkills Malta Foundation.

Publication Date: 20/06/2017

Commission announces pilot project to boost digital skills through internships

The European Commission announced plans for a pilot project to provide working experience in the digital field for 5,000-6,000 graduate students in 2018-2020.

Publication Date: 06/06/2017

Apply now for Google grants for Innovative Code Week events for children aged 5-18

At Google, we want all students to have an opportunity to engage with computer science, to be inspired by the power that technology has to develop innovative solutions to real-world problems.

Publication Date: 31/05/2017

The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition in a nutshell

The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition mobilises companies, non-for profit organisations, educational providers, social partners and Member States in Europe who work together to tackle the lack of digital skills in Europe.

Publication Date: 31/05/2017

The Importance of e-Leadership in the Digital Economy

No one doubts that today’s digital technology is moving at such a breakneck pace that it is difficult to keep up.

Publication Date: 25/05/2017

Artificial Intelligence: hype vs. Application

Artificial Intelligence is one of the most popular technology trends in the global market right now.

Publication Date: 22/05/2017

Why Europe’s girls aren’t studying STEM

Our quantitative survey included a ‘Why’ section with questions about their practical experiences, visible role models, encouragement by teachers and parents and how these topics are relevant to their daily lives.

Publication Date: 18/05/2017

The Digital Competence Framework for Citizens

The report presents the latest version of the Digital Competence Framework for Citizens (DigComp)2 which was elaborated by the Human Capital and Employment Unit

Publication Date: 17/05/2017

European Digital Progress Report: review of Member States' progress towards digital priorities

'Malta is a European leader in fast broadband, being the only Member State with full coverage of NGA networks. Malta is best in Europe also in the provision of digital public services'.

Publication Date: 11/05/2017

Impact of IT Professionalism on the European economy

The IT Profession is said to be still young but it has existed for some time now.

Publication Date: 09/05/2017

More skilled workforce required to sustain growth in the ICT industry

The eSkills Malta Foundation has collaborated with FIT – a similar organisation based in Ireland – to conduct a study about the ICT skills that are required by the industry.

Publication Date: 08/05/2017

Launch of the Malta ICT Skills Audit 2017 – Building Malta’ Tech Talent Pipeline

On 26th April 2017 eSkills Malta Foundation launched the Malta ICT Skills Audit 2017.

Publication Date: 26/04/2017

IT Professional’s Talk Time

The IT professionals Week is a localised version of the annual IT professionals Day which started in Ireland.

Publication Date: 21/04/2017

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