Secretary General, CEPIS
Austeja Trinkunaite is Secretary General at CEPIS, the European network of informatics associations, representing national associations of IT professionals across 29 countries. Austeja coordinates and supports CEPIS working groups, such as Women in ICT, Computing in Schools, Legal and Security Issues, and Professional Ethics. She has served as a jury member in ADA (Digital Woman) and ALL DIGITAL Awards. Austeja also heads IT Professionalism Europe – a network of stakeholders committed to the advancement of IT professionalism.
Austeja’s previous roles include European Policy and Communication Manager at ICDL Foundation and Researcher at the Public Policy and Management Institute. She also worked on the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs and the EU coding initiatives at the European Commission’s Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology (DG CNECT).