Digital Forum | Open Forum | Digital Skills : Inspiring our Digital Future | October 2022

Date: Monday 31 October 2022

 

On Wednesday 26th October the Digital Forum hosted an Open Forum on the topic of 𝗗𝗶𝗴𝗶𝘁𝗮𝗹 𝗦𝗸𝗶𝗹𝗹𝘀: 𝗜𝗻𝘀𝗽𝗶𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗗𝗶𝗴𝗶𝘁𝗮𝗹 𝗙𝘂𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗲.
Thank you to our speakers:

Maggie Philbin OBE - TV and radio presenter and CEO of charity, TeenTech. Maggie led the Digital Skills Task force for the UK Government and has won numerous awards for her contribution to technology.Sarah Ennett, from IOM Government, Isle of Man Department for Enterprise, Digital Agency. Sarah has a background in telecommunications, and with her Government hat on she is currently the IoT Lead and a Digital Skills evangelist, and was part of the organising team for Isle of Man STEM Fest 2022

 

Jayne Hartley represented Isle of Man charity Love Tech Isle of Man at the event , but is also Chief Operating Officer at the software company, PDMS
It was incredible to hear about the impact that third sector and voluntary organisations can have in supporting education and inspiring our young people to understand their potential and raise their aspirations. The audience left inspired and ready to collaborate further.

This event was generously sponsored by Celton Manx