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Successful digital upskilling – how to reach and engage your community

Virtual Live


  • When: Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 3:00-4:00 PM (CEST)

  • Where: online via MS Teams (meeting link provided upon registration)

This webinar brings together civil society networks, business associations, public libraries and other organisations, whose mission is to digitally upskill European society and businesses. The participants will discuss successful upskilling practices, new and creative means of learners’ outreach, methods used to promote upskilling and create an impact on the targeted communities. The presented good practices will offer an inspiration to kick off new digital upskilling campaigns by showcasing powerful examples of success stories across Europe.   

Together with our guest speakers, the event participants will identify and understand the key elements leading to the success of digital upskilling campaigns and will learn about creative approaches to stakeholder outreach.



3:00 – 3:10 Welcome (10 min) – European Commission and European Schoolnet

  • Arthur Treguier, Policy Assistant at the Digital Economy, Recovery Plan and Skills Unit, DG CONNECT, European Commission

  • Viola Pinzi, Project Manager at European Schoolnet

3:10 – 3:45 Panel discussion. Successful upskilling initiatives: what, why and how?

  • Violetta Shishkina, founder of Fe/Male SWITCH and CEO of CADChain

  • Piotr Mieczkowski, Managing Director ad Digital Poland

  • Lise Vanderpiete, Muntpunt’s MediaLab

  • National Coalition (TBC)

 3:45-4:00 Q&A session with an audience & Wrap-Up 



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Event Details

Target audience
Digital skills for all
Digital technology / specialisation
Digital skill level
Geographic scope - Country
Industry - field of education and training
Generic programmes and qualifications not further defined
Target language
Geographical sphere
EU institutional initiative
Event organizer
Event setting
Virtual Live