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Europe
Smart Grid Dissemination Strategy Discussed
20 March 2014

It is not an easy tasks to convince employers and employees from electrical engineering that they will need IT competences in the near future. The roll out of a smart grid infrastructure will change the demand for combined electrical and IT skills dramatically. While the traditional qualification schemes does not include IP competences for electricians, […]

Europe
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 […]

Europe
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 […]

Austria
Education with a future
2 December 2013

HTL Spengergasse Cisco Academy Spengergasse (CA, ASC, ITC) By a generous donation of equipment from “Austrian Lotteries” we now have the opportunity to provide each student even in large classes their own router or switch during the lab hours. In the security area, we are able to offer in most classes each student a separate […]

Austria
More Mobile Phone Access Than Toothbrushes
21 November 2013

… this quote from Google is one of the signs for the developments of more and more things connecting to the Internet and forming the small but steadily growing Internet of things. Giuseppe Cinque is the visionary leader of the Technical Team  supporting a large instructor community educating our youth about the technology behind the […]

Germany
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 […]

Austria
Cisco@WorldSkills 2013 in Leipzig
12 July 2013

All about people Report from Carsten Johnson WorldSkills is the bi-annual summit of vocational education and training. Like at the Olympic games national teams and more than 1000 participants compete with each other for gold medals. And it was a fascinating event. More than 200,000 visitors came to watch the 50+ competitions – among them […]

Switzerland

Lukas Hubschmid is representing Switzerland at the WorldSkills in Leipzig in Juli 2013 in Trade 39 IT Network Engineering. He was selected in his trade at the ICT-Young Professional Award which was sponsored by the Cisco Networking Academy Switzerland. The award led Lukas to an invitation to the Cisco Connection, the yearly customer event of […]

Switzerland

The ICT Young Professional Awards 2012 was awarded in the framework of the 2nd National Professional ICT Development Conference with State Secretary Mauro Dell’Ambrogio on the 9. November 2012 in Bern. 1 Knecht Pascal, Berufsfachschule BBB 2 Hubschmid Lukas, FHNW 3 Gosteli Thomas, RUAG Schweiz AG It was decided in another selection process that Lukas […]