Tech Week and IT Professionals Day Celebrations at the Irish Computer Society

IT-proday-17-logo1Tech Week - Ireland’s festival of technology aimed at students, parents, and the public, took place from April 22 until April 28. For six days, activities related to technology took place across Ireland giving participants a chance to learn more about technology subjects. The Irish Computer Society (ICS) hosted a series of activities and events such as technology workshops, free primary lessons to educate third to sixth graders on innovation, and celebration of the IT Professionals Day (April 27). In addition, ICS officially launched Ireland’s National Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition as part of the Skills Agenda for Europe. The Coalition will serve as a tool to tackle the lack of digital skills in Ireland and will be coordinated by the ICS.