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e-Competence Framework


e-Competence Framework

ICT Profiles

e-CF & ICT Profiles in practice

Get the e-CF standard & ICT Profiles

e-CF in practice: Capgemini

e-CF in practice: Tata Steel Europe

e-CF in practice: Irish Computer Society

e-CF in practice: VIVAT

e-CF Training

IT Professionalism Europe (ITPE) has developed an interactive learning experience to introduce the e-CF and its use for organisations in both public and private sectors.

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Other pillars of IT Professionalism


BODY OF KNOWLEDGE

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Learn about the different educational paths available to an IT professional

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ETHICS

Tech associations call for clear guidance for ICT workers during Covid-19 crisis

15 May 2020
More than 25 associations representing tech, communications, and business communities from around the world have joined the Information Technology Industry Council’s (ITI) call to governments to adopt clear guidance to ensure ICT workers are designated as ‘essential’ in the fight against the coronavirus. The associations, which include CompTIA, Tech UK, US Telecom and more, warn …
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EU 28 public sectors are lacking 8.6 million people with necessary skills

15 May 2020
The public sector of the EU countries has a shortage of 8.6 million people with necessary skills across three categories, according to new research by McKinsey. In their article they show that the region will lack 3.7 million people with ‘classical’ skills (e.g. problem-solving and creativity), 3.2 million in ‘Digital Citizenship’ skills (digital literacy) as …
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The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition calls for new pledges

15 May 2020
The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition (DSJC) is looking for new pledges to support its goal of closing the skills gap in Europe. All organisations who take action to boost digital skills in Europe can submit a pledge, which can range from training unemployed people, giving MOOCs for teachers, offering coding classes for children or cutting-edge …
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ITPE and Global Knowledge hold tech talk on AI ethics

15 May 2020
On 21 April Global Knowledge and co-host ITPE welcomed leading experts Anna Jobin and Lorien Pratt for an online discussion on the ethical aspects of AI technology.
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Date: 28/05/2020

On 28 May the ‘e-CF User Group for higher education and academia’ was held online 14:30 – 17:30. This session was specifically planned for users in higher education and will include stakeholders from universities and academia across Europe.

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Petra Hendriksen on implementing the e-Competence Framework in private companies

3 March 2020
Petra Hendriksen explains what she and her team at Capgemini see as the key benefits of using the e-Competence Framework in private companies.

Floor Scheffer on creating a digital competence tool at Tata Steel Europe

3 March 2020
Floor Scheffer (Tata Steel Europe) talks about the digital competence tool created for Tata Steel based on the e-Competence Framework.

Juan Pablo Peñarrubia on ethics and IT professionalism

3 March 2020
Juan Pablo Peñarrubia (CCII) explains why ethics are important in IT professionalism and what initiatives have been made so far.

Mary Cleary on the skills and tools of the IT profession

2 March 2020
Mary Cleary talks IT professionalism and ITPE, her position in the expert task committee 'TC 428' as well as the new tool developed at the Irish Computer Society, 'Career Plus', for assessing IT professional skills.