BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 11.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH BEGIN:VEVENT UID:20240420T093411-444051483@secretariat@internetforum.eu DTSTART:20230328T081500 DTEND:20230327T000000 DTSTAMP:20240420T093411 SUMMARY:The Year of Skills: Is a digitised Europe learning what it takes to compete globally? DESCRIPTION:Homes, phones, and cars are smarter. Cities and villages are connected. Moreover, online platforms and digital tools contribute to efficiencies in vital industries such as waste management, emergency response, and the production of food. We all know that artificial intelligence is on the rise, but so is human ingenuity. This EURACTIV-GIGAEurope Digital Debate will address the following questions: Are reskilling and upskilling merely a matter of mindset or are those with a willingness unable to find the right training opportunities? What is the European Commission doing to raise awareness and ensure that the average EU citizen can avail themselves of the educational opportunities outlined in the European Year of Skills Agenda? How is the Commission engaging the private sector, specifically the connectivity community? LOCATION:Country TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR