NEWS
EU Code Week Begins
2017/10/09
Saturday marked the opening of the fifth edition of EU Code Week, which runs from 7-22 October 2017, with hundreds of thousands of people expected to take part. Schools, businesses, not-for-profits, local libraries and more are all organising events to showcase how you can bring ideas to life with code. Today, 90% of jobs require digital skills, but 44% of Europeans have no or low...  More

Launch of the Digital Skills Awards 2017
2017/09/29
The European Commission has launched its second Digital Skills Award. Companies and organisations are invited to submit projects they have implemented to improve digital skills in Europe. The best 4 projects designed at improving the digital skills of citizens, the labour force, ICT professional and in education will receive an award. A fifth award will go to the best project which also...  More

TWEETS
e-Skills Association EU Code Week is here!Practice your #eskills https://t.co/zy1TlLhMQo
11 days

e-Skills Association European Commission launches second edition of #digitalskills award: https://t.co/f4pYIYD06D
21 days

BENEFITS

Membership Benefits

Your organisation can benefit from EeSA membership in numerous different ways. By joining us you will be able to:

Take a strategic leading role in promoting eSkills and good practises across Europe by:

  1. Participating in advocacy initiatives and programmes across many important strategic areas;
  2. Connecting with like-minded stakeholders and policy makers at European and member state level;
  3. Supporting the establishment of efficient ICT training tools and methodologies for the governance of e-Skills such as the “European e-Competence Framework”;
  4. Accessing European funding mechanisms and direct funding of member-driven EeSA projects through project funding of the European Commission or other available sources;
  5. Partnering with other EeSA member organisations to drive new e-Skills intiatives that benefit both EeSA and individual members.

Increase the visibility of your organisation by:

  1. Engaging with EeSA partner organisations such as major ICT user industries (such as automotive industries, finance sector, retail, etc.), small and medium enterprises, academic organisations as well as to ICT skills-related foundations and charity organisations;
  2. Building new relationships and  elevating your organisation’s stature in the industry and the European e-Skills community;
  3. Accessing the European Commission, member state governments and other decision makers that positively impact members’ business capacity building and ICT professionalism;
  4. Availing of leadership opportunities to develop  EeSA stand-alone e-Skills communities and/or initiatives (e.g., to set Industry standards for e-Skills quality criteria, define IT training best practices and e-Skills certification programmes);
  5. Leveraging opportunities to participate in and/or organize events for profiling activities, exposure and networking.

Inform others and stay informed on all e-Skills related topics by:

  1. Leveraging opportunities to inform advocate and educate on legislation and regulatory initiatives at European and EU Member State level for ICT skills funding and promotional activities.
  2. Contributing to data aggregation and/or EeSA member updates, articles, whitepapers and research, website and/or portals.
  3. Availing of unlimited and free access to EeSA publications, reports, newsletter, website, releases, social networking tools, etc.;
  4. Staying abreast of all European and EU Member State government policy initiatives and legislation through searchable EeSA community member directories that impacts the provision of recognised professional ICT staff.