CEPIS Representatives Speak at eSkills for Jobs 2016 High Level Conference

eskillsFiona Fanning, CEPIS Secretary General, and Gillian Arnold, Chair of the CEPIS Women in ICT Task Force, appeared as speakers at the bi-annual eSkills for Jobs 2016 High level Conference “Europe in the Digital era – where skills are making the difference” in Bratislava, Slovakia, on 18 October 2016. Ms Fanning spoke on skilling up through digital training, and Ms Arnold was a panellist in the Women in Tech workshop. The conference gathered more than 200 policy makers, business leaders, experts and other stakeholders. CEPIS also endorsed the Bratislava Declaration – a commitment to bridging the digital skills gap to empower Europeans and support Member States as well as the European Commission in this endeavour, which was published during the conference.