Europe in the Digital era – where skills are making the difference
18 October 2016, Bratislava, Slovakia
|08:30 – 09:00||Registration and coffee|
|09:00 – 09:45||Opening: A Digital Europe for all
Taking stock of the Europe’s digital economy and e-skills needed to sustain its success. How digital skills across all sectors of the economy and for all are paramount to Europe’s economic growth.
Welcome: Mario Lelovsky, President of ITAS
|09:45 – 10:45||Panel 1. Europe’s future digital landscape
A high level view of what the Digital Europe of tomorrow will look like and the type of digital jobs that will prevail. Presentations on how our lives will be affected by technology innovation
|10:45 – 11:15|
|11:15 – 12:15
|Panel 2. Digital jobs of tomorrow
Senior industry representatives present the digital jobs of tomorrow.
Moderator: Andrea Parola, General Manager European e-Skills Association
|12:15 – 13:00||Panel 3. Europe’s current digital landscape – Are we ready for the digital economy?
So we know we know where we need to be, but how well placed are we today to get there? How the market handles digital skills and applies them to job market? What are the needs of various markets both in Europe and in Slovakia in digital skills? What are the policies to be implemented towards that?
|13:00 – 14:00||Lunch
|14:00 – 14:45||WORKSHOP I: Skilling up through digital training
Case studies of where citizens and job seekers can find the digital training needed to meet their needs’ to Case Studies of where digital training can meet the needs of all citizens, from business professionals, entrepreneurs, students to the unemployed
Moderator: Danny Gooris, Senior Manager, EMEA Oracle Academy. What industry brings to the table. How different channels exist for different needs.
|14:45 – 15:30||WORKSHOP II: Women in tech
How women contribute to information technology
Moderator: Cheryl Milller, Cofounder and Executive Director, Digital Leadership Institute
|15:30 – 16:00||Coffee break
|16:00 – 17:00||Panel 4 – Reaching to the future – The way forward
Moderator: Mario Lelovsky, President, ITAS