IT professionalism in focus at a High-level EU Skills Conference


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On November 15 the European conference on digital transformation and IT professionalism presented strategies and tools for increasing EU talent pool. 

The conference was a contribution to the EU Skills Agenda and provided new insights into current and future IT professionals’ skills gaps as well as concrete solutions to increase the EU talent pool and the digital capabilities of enterprises in all sectors. Among the highlights of the event was the presentation of latest estimates forecasting that the shortage of IT professionals will grow to 749.000 by 2020, as well as the signing of the new ‘Declaration on IT Professionalism for Europe’ produced by the ITPE network.

More information about the conference can be found on the organisers’ website