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Young professionals - qualified employees: National and European institutions should offer coding classes and/or classes of basic digital understanding for young professionals and qualified employees in general. Digital infrastructure: First of all, many regions all over Europe need a proper infrastructure. It is more than unfortunate that broadband technology is developing with “baby steps�. In order to compete with Silicon Valley, we need to create the best conditions for digital and entrepreneurial environment. Entrepreneurship: Without a doubt, in order to establish a successful business, companies and therefore business founders need to present their businesses in the World Wide Web. This simple truth applies to newly founded Start-Ups as well as to wellestablished companies. All in all, in order to achieve our goal of digital and entrepreneurial skills for all, we need to promote the topic of digitalisation and business founding in our local communities. Starting small and going big.

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Closing the gap: digital and entrepreneurial skills for all  

A collection of essays from participants at the 2015 EPP Group in the European Committee of the Regions and the EDS Study Visit on digital a...

Closing the gap: digital and entrepreneurial skills for all  

A collection of essays from participants at the 2015 EPP Group in the European Committee of the Regions and the EDS Study Visit on digital a...

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