The digital transformation is rushing by. We are becoming more reliant on digitalization. Hence it's of the upmost importance that we fence ourselves against disruptions. In this digital economy we are facing several challenges, and one of the biggest challenges is the ever-growing IT skills gap. Unfortunately, employers are reporting the highest global talent shortage since 2007. 40% … [Read more...] about IT skills gap: how do we close the gap?
The EU is sending a €143 Million support package to support North East Nigeria. The region needs this for the recovery and reconstruction after a famine. This action reflects the European Commission's recently published strategic approach to resilience. Article 6 of the new Union Civil Protection Mechanism calls for National Risk Assessment reports (NRAs) from all EU member states. The first NRAs … [Read more...] about Disaster Risk Reduction by European Commission
18/4 RESILIENCE session "Verbonden Water" - Disruptive innovations in Watermanagement On April 18, Google and SIM-CI organize a Resilience expert session 'Connected Water'.This afternoon we will focus on the technology to get a continuous and dynamic picture of water data. We bridge water management, "Internet Of Things" and advanced analytics, so you can get an idea of the impact and value … [Read more...] about 18/4 Expert session ‘Connected Water’