The Council of European Professional Informatics Societies (CEPIS) is a non-profit organisation seeking to improve and promote a high standard among informatics professionals in recognition of the impact that Informatics has on employment, business and society.CEPIS represents 35 Member Societies in 32 countries across greater Europe.
CEPIS supports the call for action launched by the European Commission to bridge the digital skills gap and increase the number of ICT practitioners by 2015. CEPIS is among the first actors committing to act in support of the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs and ensure that Europeans are equipped with the right skills to enter digital careers. More about CEPIS Pledge for the Grand Coalition
The CEPIS e-Competence Benchmark is a free, online interactive tool that enables current and future ICT professionals to identify the competences they need for various ICT roles and career paths. The CEPIS e-Competence Benchmark is available throughout Europe and beyond, it is powered by the European e-Competence Framework and supports the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs. More on the CEPIS e-Competence Benchmark
The final report of the e-Skills & ICT Professionalism project to support the development of a European Framework for ICT Professionalism is now available, along with an executive summary brochure and a short video. The report describes the imperative to mature the profession and provides key recommendations for establishing the ICT Profession in Europe. Read more
Young women who are considering a career in ICT often lack strong female role models. To reverse this trend CEPIS launched an online repository of female role models in order to inspire more young women to take up studies and careers in the field of ICT. Discover the Women in ICT Role Models Platform
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AICA Event on Computer Ethics: Social and Ethical Aspects of the Digital Revolution
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The CEPIS newsletter is published every month and it features the latest news from CEPIS and its Member Societies.