Ericsson Digital Lab to encourage ICT skills
Italian Ministry of Education, Innovation and Research, Secondary school, Italy
Up to 65 percent of children entering primary school today are going to train for jobs that will no longer exist by the time they finish their formal education. It has therefore become necessary for children to be exposed to ‘higher level skills’.
Digital Lab is an innovative education program for students to encourage them in their first encounters with programming, robotics and automation.
Digital skills are right at the center of future needs to succeed with industries digital transformation enabled by 5G, IoT and AI. 23 students have encountered software programming, robotics and automation to this free training and mentoring support. The program will ensure placements for all the successful trainees.
Supporting sustainability goals
The highlighted sustainability goals are included in the project.