The purpose of this Group is to highlight, inform, address barriers and opportunities for companies within the regional digital economy, with a view to establishing a Digital Strategy in Northern Ireland.
The Digital Working Group was established at the beginning of 2019 to work with industry, educational institutions and Government to create and deliver a Digital Strategy for Northern Ireland. The initial remit of the group is to better understand the market for digital skills in Northern Ireland and provide recommendations to increase the pipe of people and skills in the industry.
The Northern Ireland Digital Working Group will:
Enable CBI Members to highlight and address industry issues
Influence government policy relating to the digital strategy for Northern Ireland
Enable the sharing of ideas and the coordination of activities with other CBI members, educational organisations and government bodies
Who should attend?
CEO's and CTO's from companies that operate in the Digital, Information and Communication sectors
CEO's and CTO's from other companies that hire technical roles, such as programmers, data scientists and so forth
Heads of educational organisations that supply technical roles to the Northern Ireland market
This is a CBI Member only working group. If you would like to join the working group, or feed information into the policies, please contact Senior Policy Adviser Owen Sims.
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