Telecentre Europe December 2016 newsletter

Telecentre Europe December 2016 newsletter

Get a glimpse of our activities in October-December and events & funding opportunities awaiting in 2017! What’s on at Telecentre Europe #TEAC16 report is out! Watch the videos from #TEAC16 Policy and advocacy news #DSJCoalition launch event e-Skills Manifesto 2016 EC Media Literacy Expert Group Projects to look at #Umi_Sci_Ed November focus country: Norway #Umi_Sci_Ed......
EC Media Literacy Expert Group discusses about future actions in the field

EC Media Literacy Expert Group discusses about future actions in the field

On 15th Nov Telecentre Europe attended the Media Literacy Expert Group coordinated by DG CNECT of the European Commission. The group gathers various stakeholders working in the field of media literacy – from TV and radio broadcasters and viewers organsations, through NGOs working in the field of media literacy to ministries of culture and companies......
#TEAC16 Report is Out!

#TEAC16 Report is Out!

This summarised report presents the highlights of Telecentre Europe Annual Conference, a three-day event which took place in Ghent on 6-8th Oct 2016. The report wraps up the main sessions of the two-day conference sessions and an overview of a bonus side event – Ghent Interactive Digital Fair. The conference included an I-LINC panel on youth pathways to employment, interactive sessions and......
UMI focused on Norway in November

UMI focused on Norway in November

November was the Norwegian month at #UMI_Sci_Ed! Check our blog on how the ExcITEd center works to make IT an increasingly more attractive study choice for youths. Or see an article documenting how a professor of Software Engineering at Norwegian University of Science and Technology approaches mentoring, technology and social innovation through storytelling with her new book......
Umi events on the Agenda

Umi events on the Agenda

A major event EDUCON 2016 will be organized in Athens, Greece in late April. And, of course, UMI-Sci-Ed can’t miss it! During our special session “Mobile Computing and the Internet of Things (UMI) for STEM Education (UMI4STEM2017)”. Meanwhile in Cyprus the 8th IFIP International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security (NTMS’2016) was held in late November. UMI presence......
Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition launch event

Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition launch event

The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition (#DSJCoalition) was launched in Brussels on December 1st. Vice President Andrus Ansip and Commissioner Guenther Oettinger led the launch. The Member’s Charter serving as a guide to bridging the digital skill gap was unveiled. Winners of the first ever Digital Skills awards were announced at the event. Telecentre Europe members......
Pathways4employ kicks off in Bilbao!

Pathways4employ kicks off in Bilbao!

We are starting a new exciting project called Pathways4employ! It’s about digital skills, entrepreneurship, DigComp and employment, all at once. What are we going to do? We will identify what digital skills people need if they want to become entrepreneurs or to work remotely in today’s digital economy and society. Sure thing, this depends on......
Telecentre Europe October 2016 newsletter

Telecentre Europe October 2016 newsletter

Our newsletter is back after the summer break. Now with even more events, news & funding opportunities! What’s on at Telecentre Europe #TEAC16 – best annual conference so far! Celebrating digital initiatives in Europe Meet our new CEO and colleagues Policy and advocacy news Why coding @ telecentres and libraries? DigComp workshop @ EC Erasmus+......
Coding and non-formal education (TE's position paper)

Coding and non-formal education (TE’s position paper)

On the occasion of EU code week, this position paper comes at a time when coding is increasingly promoted by EU institutions as a way to catch up with demand for digital skills and ICT professionals’. Telecentre Europe (TE) alongside Public Libraries 2020 (PL2020) recognise the effort to fill the job vacancies in the ICT......