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The e-CF Explorer is available now!

Browse the European e-Competence Framework (e-CF) with our new, free interactive user tool. Users of the tool can select roles and view the levels and competency descriptions and will be able to create his/her own custom profile.

The e-CF Explorer is part of our pledge to the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition. 

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e-CF in practice: Capgemini

e-CF in practice: Tata Steel Europe

e-CF in practice: Irish Computer Society

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Commission increases efforts for trustworthy AI in Europe

17 May 2021
The European Commission has proposed new rules and actions to turn Europe into the global hub for trustworthy Artificial Intelligence (AI)
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Call for experts in AI and Data in education and training

17 May 2021
The European Commission has published a call for experts for its new Expert Group on AI and Data in education and training.
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Have your say: EU AI legal and ethical requirements

17 May 2021
The European Commission is collecting stakeholder feedback on the recently adopted act on legal and ethical requirements for Artificial Intelligence (AI).
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CEDEFOP launches analytical tool for jobs and skills demand

17 May 2021
CEDEFOP has launched ‘Skill-OVATE’ – an online tool analysing online job advertisements around Europe to better understand the jobs and skills demand.
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Date: 20/05/2021

ITPE and CEN/TC428 hosted this event to introduce the core elements of IT professionalism and explore how to to ensure that the IT profession is competent, trusted, and recognised in Europe.


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.