Accenture Slovakia has recently received the Gold level certificate of the European Digital Women Diversity (DiversIT) Charter. Accenture Slovakia creates, funds and participates in a wide variety of projects and initiatives to increase the number of women in technology.
Upon initiative of the CEPIS Legal and Security Issues (LSI) expert group, CEPIS recently began a campaign against plans to monitor all communications content in order to facilitate the investigation of crime that the European Commission has been considering.
At the CEPIS reception in Athens on 4 May, CEPIS announced the awarding of the DiversIT Charter Gold level to three applicants: the German Informatics Society (GI), PeopleCert Group and Accenture Slovakia.
Registrations for the Annual Privacy Forum (APF) 2022 is open. As every year, CEPIS is partnering with the APF. Topics will focus on the emerging regulations under the European Data Strategy, rights of citizens and the role technologies.
The EU, the US and other international partners have proposed a ‘Declaration for the Future of the Internet – the vision and principles of a trusted Internet that is open, free, global, interoperable, reliable and secure’.
On 4 May 2022, the German Informatics Society “Gesellschaft für Informatik” (GI) received the Gold level certificate of the European Digital Women Diversity (DiversIT) Charter. After the Informatics Association of Turkey and the Icelandic Computer Society, GI is the third CEPIS member to receive the DiversIT Charter certificate, and the second to achieve the Gold level.
On 17 May, the European Software Skills Alliance (ESSA) will hold a webinar on ‘Skill needs of the Software industry: can education and training keep up?’. The session will seek to answer questions such as what are the most sought software skills, and how can we educate for the most in-demand software jobs
ITPE has published the third edition of its Career Series, featuring Data Analyst, Rita Goncalves. Rita became interested in the innovative nature of IT and sought out the data ‘bootcamp’, Wild Code School before making her career change.