Fostering Youth Digital Skills across Europe webinar: Save the date!

Publication date: October 6, 2023

In an era defined by digital transformation, the development of digital skills among Europe’s youth has indeed never been more critical. In fact, partnerships between educational institutions, tech companies, and non-profit organisations (NPOs) play a key role in this process. Together, they create an ecosystem that nurtures digital proficiency and empowers the youth to thrive in the digital age. In light of this these partnerships are the focus of an upcoming EU Code Week webinar: Fostering Youth Digital Skills across Europe: Cultivating Partnerships and Facilitating Skills Transfer. Read on to find out more! 

EU Code Week, in collaboration with Meet and Code, is happy to announce the webinar ‘Youth Digital Skills across Europe: Cultivating Partnerships and Facilitating Skills Transfer’, set to take place on Monday 16 October.  

Key Event Details 

  • Date and Time: Monday, 16 October, at 17:30 CET 
  • Topic: Fostering Youth Digital Skills across Europe: Cultivating Partnerships and Facilitating Skills Transfer 
  • Registration Link: Register here  
  • Webinar Link: Join the meeting 


Meet and Code, a passionate advocate for digital education, supports local NPOs across Europe in providing access to coding and digital skills for the next generation. Since its inception in 2017, Meet and Code has organised 6,700 interactive workshops in 35 European countries, touching the lives of over 240,000 young individuals. 

Behind the success of Meet and Code are the organising partners, Haus des Stiftens and TechSoup Europe, along with the TechSoup Europe network’s country partners. And, complementing this collaborative effort are the main donor partners, Amazon and SAP, who provide vital financial support and invaluable resources to NPOs working tirelessly to empower youth through digital education. 

Generating discussions 

This EU Code Week webinar aims to generate profound discussions, bringing together experts, thought leaders, and passionate advocates to explore leveraging partnership to foster youth digital skills in Europe. The webinar promises to offer insights, knowledge, and strategies to enhance digital education across the continent. 

There is an impressive line-up of speakers for the event. Joining us are four individuals who have made significant contributions to the realm of digital education and empowerment: Meet and Code Ambassador Jamie Holroyde, digit<all> Volunteer Services Coordinator Donna Robertson, SAP Germany Head of Corporate Social Responsibility Gabriele Hartmann, and Amazon Europe Lead Education Michael Vollmann. Together, these speakers will offer diverse viewpoints and solutions, making this webinar an invaluable resource for anyone interested in digital education and empowerment. 

Don’t miss out! 

We invite you to join us as we delve into these vital aspects of digital education within our rapidly evolving global landscape. Let’s unite to empower the youth with the digital skills they need to shape a brighter future. 

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be part of a transformative dialogue that will shape the future of digital education in Europe. Together, we can foster a generation of digitally empowered youth ready to embrace the challenges and opportunities of the digital age.