TechImpuls - Technologien Erleben
Analog and Digital
19 October 2016

Working with others when you do not know them, their backgrounds and have never met Today’s problems and issues are complex. To solve them we need to cross borders across professions, languages and cultures. There is no simple way. Technically this may seem easy. I agree. What many of us do not consider is that […]


Guest Author: Sophie Bauditz Internship @Cisco – An e-Skills for jobs 2014 Action We are 11 pupils from two secondary schools in Berlin: the French Gymnasium and the Berlin Metropolitan School. For two weeks we went on an exploration journey into the internet technology. Everybody in our group is using apps every day, is downloading […]


Oldenburg, 14th February 2014 The first information workshop on Smart Grid during the e-Skills for Digital Jobs campaign! Teachers, industry partners, IT-associations and the Ministry of Education (State of Lower Saxony) discussed the latest development of Smart Grid regulation in Germany and how this relates with the development of online learning material. The host organization […]

Fresh out of press: The Davos Declaration
27 January 2014

European Commission joins forces with companies to deliver over 250,000 extra training courses and thousands of new digital jobs 14 industry leaders joined President Barroso, VP Kroes and Commissioner Andor for a breakfast meeting on the morning of 27.1.2014 at the WEF in Davos. They agreed to give a big boost to the Grand Coalition […]

Dual thinkers highly in demand
10 January 2014

Today Europe has 274.000 open ICT jobs to be filled. In 2015 this number will have grown to 509.000. This is the estimation of more than 300 topic experts. Why is this important?       The transition of our society into a knowledge-based and innovation-driven digital economy is the requirement for Europe to sustain its economies in […]

LINUX Professional Institute Partner Meeting
17 October 2013

Munich on 17th October 2013 by Carsten Johnson The LINUX Professional Institute (LPI) invited partners from the EMEA region to Munich. The objective was to inform about new developments and to share and to learn from best practice examples. LPI was one of the first NetAcad Resource Partners (NRP) and brings significant value for students […]

Conference in Brussels – Pledge Tracking
4 October 2013

Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs The European Commission invited IT companies and local initiatives which joined forces to fight the skills gap AND youth unemployment to Brussels on 3rd of October 2013. The meeting after 6 months of activity since the launching event was dedicated to progress reports and the objective to support alliances among […]