EC Says CEPIS e-Competence Benchmark Sets Example for Beating the ICT Skills Gap

CEB_logoFollowing the World Economic Forum, the CEPIS e-Competence Benchmark was highlighted by the European Commission (EC) as a concrete contribution to the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs.

The EC President, José Manuel Barroso, and Vice President, Neelie Kroes, brought together CEOs from across the global economy to endorse the Davos Declaration. With this declaration, corporate leaders pledge to undertake actions to support the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs such as providing traineeships and raising awareness on ICT. The objective is to create 100,000 additional traineeships in ICT by the end of 2015. Read the European Commission Press Release