CEPIS Task Force Member: Saskia Van Uffelen appointed Belgian Digital Champion

Saskia Van Uffelen, an active member of the CEPIS Women in ICT Task Force, was recently appointed Digital Champion in Belgium. Saskia is dedicated to getting more young people, and especially girls, enrolled into ICT studies and careers. In 2011 she launched an IT is Cool initiative to improve the image of ICT in Belgium and she has engaged with hundreds of students about the exciting career opportunities in IT. Digital Champions are individuals appointed by their national governments as responsible for the Digital Agenda for Europe and improving digital skills. More on Digital Champions