Committee of the Regions: No Cloud Computing Without ICT Education and Culture

The Committee of the Region (CoR) recently presented its opinion on the European Commission’s communication Unleashing the potential of Cloud Computing in Europe which called for called for the adoption of a new strategy on cloud. The CoR stresses that the development of cloud computing must go hand in hand with concrete measures to promote ICT education, skills and culture among European citizens. The digital divide should be tackled via targeted education to ensure that 21st century citizens are able to make effective use of the technologies available to them.More on the Committee of the Region's Opinion on Cloud Computing