digital skills

Get Online Week 2017: International partnership supports digital skills, empowering all

Get Online Week 2017: International partnership supports digital skills, empowering all

On 27 March – 2 April, 2017, 27 national organisations with their 5,000 partners ran thousands of events and activities to bring Europeans online and to enhance their digital skills during the eighth Get Online Week (#GOW17). Since its first edition in 2010, GOW has always been a truly multi-stakeholder campaign bringing together formal and......
Telecentre Europe's 7th General Assembly: Growing and Evolving

Telecentre Europe’s 7th General Assembly: Growing and Evolving

On 9-10 March, 2017, 58 participants gathered in Brussels for the Telecentre Europe’s seventh General Assembly, followed by a more informal membership meeting. During the formal part, the representatives of 35 member organizations voted on approval of the 2016 Report and budget, as well as the Action plan and budget for 2017. The new Board......
Latest technologies towards science education of youth? In UMI-Sci-Ed this is the goal!

Latest technologies towards science education of youth? In UMI-Sci-Ed this is the goal!

By Iva Walterova Successful development of European science and technology system depends mostly on its capacity for talent and ideas. According to the European Commission, skills in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) are becoming an increasingly important part of basic literacy in today’s knowledge economy. To keep Europe growing, we will need one million......
#TEAC16 - the best Annual Conference so far!

#TEAC16 – the best Annual Conference so far!

By Gabriela Ruseva Telecentre Europe held its 9th Annual Conference in Ghent on 6-8th October, co-organised with our Belgian member Digipolis Gent and the I-LINC Platform. The 3-day event was attended by over a 100 invited participants and took place in the beautiful central hotel NH Belfort where guests enjoyed 2 days of keynote speeches, interactive......
Telecentre Europe Awards 2016: Apply now and win a trip to Ghent!

Telecentre Europe Awards 2016: Apply now and win a trip to Ghent!

Telecentre Europe has established the Telecentre Europe Awards to recognise the achievements of individuals and organisations across Europe that enable people to get to grips with technology. Thousands of individuals and hundreds of organisations around Europe work daily with communities to empower citizens through technology and the Internet: from teaching digital literacy and online safety......
Register to our annual conference in Ghent on 6-8 October

Register to our annual conference in Ghent on 6-8 October

Registrations are now open for the ninth Telecentre Europe’s Annual Conference (TEAC) under the theme of Digital Skills for Future Work on 06-08th of October, 2016. This year the event will be hosted by Belgian member Digipolis Ghent at the NH Gent Belfort Hotel in Ghent. We invite you to check the event website and register online: https://teannualconference.info/registration/.  Day 1 (Thursday......
Next Annual Conference on digital skills to be hosted by Ghent city

Next Annual Conference on digital skills to be hosted by Ghent city

Save the date! On 6-8 October Telecentre Europe will organise its annual conference in Ghent, Belgium, together with its member organisation Digipolis Ghent. Telecentre Europe Annual Conference (aka TEAC) is the annual meeting point for all non-profit organisations and other stakeholders interested in digital empowerment through digital skills and technology. Moving from city to city each year......
Skilled and Employed - a collaborative position paper

Skilled and Employed – a collaborative position paper

The fast pace of digital transformation of the business sector has made it more challenging for young people to meet the demanding requirements of employers in Europe. Digital skills now are a necessity, not an advantage. Education providers, socio-economic inclusion providers, policy makers, employers are looking for ways to enhance the matching process between skills......
EU Skills Agenda presented: Our response

EU Skills Agenda presented: Our response

by Gabriela Ruseva On 15th of March Telecentre Europe took part in a meeting on the EU Skills Agenda organised by the European Commission. The purpose was to consult with civil society organisations on the upcoming strategy for skills development in the EU. The European Commission met with 20 representatives of civil society networks, members of the Lifelong......