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Join the debate on the "economic renaissance" for Europe's businesses

02/11/2015

The digital and high-tech economy hold a huge promise for the economy. In a world where technology is synonymous with the future, seizing the digital opportunity is crucial for the European "economic renaissance".

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Visually impaired woman excels in IT

29/10/2015

Thirty-two year old Nuray Guerler completed her Cisco CCNA studies while training to become an IT specialist for application development at the SFZ Förderzentrum Academy in Chemnitz, Germany. The centre provides vocational training for people with visual impairments.

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Mixing creativity with IT

27/10/2015

HP Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs (HP LIFE) is a global program that trains students, entrepreneurs, and small business owners to apply IT and business skills, so they can establish a successful business.

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Former Retail Clerk Discovers IT Isn't Just for the Boys

20/10/2015

After working in various retail positions with no career plan in mind, Tracy Elliot found her path to success in IT.

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Integrating coding into the school curriculum

19/10/2015

ICT skills are essential for 21st century job seekers. Business across industries recognizes the urgency of having more digitally skilled workers. Many teachers, policy-makers and think-tanks are also acknowledging the need for systematic efforts in bringing coding into the curriculum.

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Upcoming Webinar for teachers and students: "My Job Explained: breaking stereotypes on digital jobs"

16/10/2015

On Wednesday 21st October Lilia Villafuerte, a digital artist and researcher on Human Computer Interaction, cognition and interactive media, will be with us to explain how creativity and social commitment can meet digital skills and jobs. With a multidisciplinary background ranging from anthropology of emotions, media and cognitive processes, Lilia currently combines her personal art and research with her work as a consultant in Digital Strategy and Creative Technology.

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Microsoft crowns first female Apprentice of the Year

13/10/2015

19 year old Tanya has won an award for her ICT skills and is now a role model for other girls to get into ICT

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