Iceland: UTmessan Event Reaches Over 5000 People

CEPIS Member in Iceland, the Icelandic Computer Society (Ský), recently organised the UTmessa event to raise awareness on the importance of information technology for individuals, businesses and society. The objective of this event was to generate interest of the younger generations in ICT so as to boost the number of computer science graduates in Iceland. The event comprised conferences and a large exhibition for the industry and the public which attracted 5000 people, more than 1,5% of the Icelandic population. The next UTmessan will be organised on 7-8 February 2014. More on UTmessan