Successful GetBusy Initiative in Greece


GetBusyGrCEPIS Greek Member, the Hellenic Professionals Informatics Society (HePIS), launched the GetBusy initiative earlier this year with a view to highlight the career opportunities offered by ICT and to provide youth with the skills they need to find a job. Since then GetBusy has trained 7500 young people in Greece and the initiative has received positive recognition at the European level. GetBusy was presented as a best practice at the launch event of the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs in March, and it also received distinction at the European CSR Awards 2013. The GetBusy website provides free educational materials as well as information related to entrepreneurship, the development of new digital skills, and green entrepreneurship. More on GetBusy