ABOUT The European e-Skills Association is an international not-for-profit organisation under Belgian law.  EeSA was founded in June 2007 with the support of then Vice-President of the European Commission  Guenther Verheugen, and has evolved from a consortium known as the e-Skills ILB to a broad stakeholder organisation that is commited to e-Skills in Europe, and to working with other major stakeholders in the drive towards growth, innovation and promoting skills in Europe.
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EP Committee CULT has productive dialogue with VP Andrus Ansip
2017/07/12
July 11 – Vice President Andrus Ansip takes part in structured dialogue with Parliamentary committee for culture and education (CULT) to discuss progress on digital strategy.  A number of questions were fielded from the Committee members, including from Elena Gentile (S&D, ITA), raised the issue of ‘fake news’ on platforms, asking how the Commission... 
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New Skills Agenda for Europe - EU Skills Profile Tool for Third Country Nationals
2017/07/12
The EU Skills Profile Tool for Third Country Nationals is intended for use by any services that may be offering assistance to third country nationals and should be used in an interview situation to get to know the individual, their skills, qualifications and experiences. The focus of the tool is to help individuals produce a profile of their skills and to help an adviser identify any... 
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GOVERNANCE

EeSA is governed by its members through the General Assembly (GA) and the Board of Directors (BoD). The BoD is the executive body of EeSA. Two co-Chairs lead both the GA and BoD.

Executive Committee

EeSA also has an Executive Committee (ExCom), as well as a secretariat headed by the EeSA General Manager Mr. Andrea PAROLA, in charge of day-to-day management of EeSA, based in Brussels.

The Excom led by the co-Chairs steers EeSA policies and supports the BoD in carrying out their tasks and priorities. This committee consists of 3 - 5 Board Directors (or their delegates). The General Manager of EeSA is an ex officio member of the Excom.

EeSA members are invited to take on or are assigned specific tasks and commitments in line with the EeSA Vision and Mission.

Members of the EeSA ExCom are as follows:

  • EuroCIO  – Mr. Freddy Van den Wyngaert
  • ECDL Foundation - Ms Austeja Trinkunaite
  • CEPIS – Ms. Fiona FANNING
  • Oracle – Mr. Danny Gorris

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Board of Directors (BoD) is entrusted with carrying out EeSA’s tasks and objectives, as well as maintaining control of member obligations in accordance with set priority actions. The BoD is composed of high-level executives, chairmen, CEOs, presidents, and/or vice-presidents of member organisations. The BoD meets in-person at least three times per year, one of which is in preparation of the annual General Assembly.

Members of the EeSA Board of Directors are as follows:


Mr. Freddy Van den Wyngaert
AGFA
Mr. Graham Hunter
CompTIA
Mr. Danny Gooris
Oracle
Mr. Fabrizio Porrino
FacilityLive
Ms. Fiona Fanning
CEPIS
Mr. Damien O'SULLIVAN
ECDL Foundation
Mr. Piotr Pluta
Cisco Systems
Ms. Chiara Mainolfi
AMPG International