In this discussion with Claire Bury, European Commission Deputy Director General for Communications, Networks, Content and Technology, participants will explore the European Commission strategy for addressing the digital skills shortage, and especially the opportunities raised by the “Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition” action, part of the New Skills Agenda for Europe.
About What the Chiefs Say: This exclusive series of events brings together small groups of our senior-level members to discuss topical issues with a key decision-maker. These roundtable conversations will feature influential figures from international institutions, parliaments, governments, business, NGOs and the media. In each 60-minute session, members will have a chance to put their questions to those who call the shots. The events are insightful and interactive, tackling the burning issues of the day. Participation is by invitation only.
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8.30 – 9.00 Welcome and registration of participants
9.00 – 10.00 New skills agenda for Europe: Addressing the digital skills shortage
10.00 End of debate
Claire Bury/ European Commission Deputy Director General for Communications, Networks, Content and Technology
Dharmendra Kanani/ Director of Strategy at Friends of Europe