European Conference: Digital Skills for SMEs


Sofitel Hotel Europe

Place Jourdan 1, 1040 Brussels

15 October 2019 - 9.00-18.00

We are pleased to announce that the European Conference on Skills Development for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) on Cybersecurity, Big Data and IoT will take place on October 15th 2019, at the Sofitel Europe hotel in Brussels (near Schuman). It will bring together 200 experts and from industry, education, government and associations from across Europe.

The European Commission and EASME initiated the important initiative to analyse and support SMEs’ skills development for Big Data, Internet of Things and Cybersecurity with the aim to contribute to strengthening SMEs’ workforce adaptability and capacity for the short to medium term.

Our consortium of Capgemini Invent, the European DIGITAL SME Alliance and Technopolis are proud to present the vision, roadmap and toolbox which are developed in the course of this 2-year initiative by a broad variety of expert stakeholders across Europe and the US.

The event will discuss major themes addressing the digital maturity levels of SMEs related to cyber security, big data and IoT with recognised experts in this field. It will discuss what is needed in the coming years to increase adoption of these technologies by SMEs.