Snapshots from the first "The STEAMers Tech Academy", a workshop series on digital skills and STEM, implemented this summer, in all provinces, by The Steamers.
A partnership of the Youth Board of Cyprus with the Cyprus Computer Society with the aim of developing IT and technology skills.
The European Standardization Organizations - CEN, CENELEC and ETSI - are delighted to inform you that the registrations for the stakeholders’ workshop ‘Standards in support of the industrial data value chain’ taking place on 28 September are now open!
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The annual dinner of the Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) for it’s members and business executives was successfully held on July 7, 2021.
The Deputy Minister of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy Mr. Kyriakos Kokkinos addressed a welcome speech.
The highlight of the event was the the presentation of the Cyprus IT Market Report 2021 following the previous surveys for the years 2016 and 2018.
The Cyprus IT Market Report 2021 covers all sectors of the IT market, such as equipment, services, software and telecommunications and includes the market size 2021 forecasts until 2023 and trend analysis.
The Cyprus Youth Board announces the beginning of the series of informative meetings of acquaintance with various professional fields entitled "I discover". the seminar "Discovering Informatics-Technology" and will take place online on the 23rd of July 2021 from 10:00 to 13:00.
For the first time in its 30-year presence at the World Informatics Olympiad, Cyprus wins two bronze medals with Charalambos Georgiou and Dimitris Chrysostomou!
From 21 to 25 June 2021, the second and final Learning, Teaching, Training Activity (LTTA) of the Erasmus+ Project DIGINV was organised in a hybrid format in Bevagna, Umbria, Italy. The training sessions inlcuded introduction and work with Augmented Reality applications and software for the preparation and creation on virtual rooms. The closing event of the project was held on Thursday 24 June with a multisensory and multidimensional journey through the crafts of the "Gaite" and an incredible Video mapping performance on the Facade of the Church of San Silvestro.
Thank you Αλήθεια Newspaper for the two pages article on Pancyprian Olympiad in Informatics. The article entitled "In the IT exciting world" that appears in the issue of Sunday 20/6/2021, was prepared by journalist Stefanos after interviews given by the following CCSC representatives.
The Cyprus Computer Society participates since 2015 in the All Digital Network. All Digital is a leading pan-European association based in Brussels, representing 72 member organisations across 25 European countries that work with 25,000 digital competence centres. Following the Annual General Assembly the new board and the new financial controllers have been announced after an online voting procedure.
Calling All Hackers, Students and Startups– Join the online CASSINI Hackathon Cyprus on 18th June evening to 20th June afternoon for #EUSpace Satellite data.
The Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) announces the winners of the Pancyprian Informatics Olympiad who will represent Cyprus in the respective international competitions.
CCS participates as a member of the Diversity Charter Cyprus which is part of the European Platform of Diversity Maps, an initiative of the European Commission which started its work in 2010 at Pan-European level, thus promoting tools, policies and practices for diversity. Members can be any entity (companies, organizations, public bodies, universities, institutes, associations, etc.) in Cyprus.
CASSINI is European Commission’s support to space-based entrepreneurs and to connect hackers to space by using Copernicus data & services and Galileo and EGNOS signals & data. The 1st CASSINI Hackathon will be held simultaneously in 10 European countries from 18-20 June. The goal of the hackathon is ‘Digitising Green Spaces’ and three challenges await potential space hackers to achieve this: #1 Discover your city / #2 Staying fit & healthy / #3 Protecting our rural areas.
Τhe new funding scheme of the European Commission "Horizon Europe" for the period 2021-2027 has been announced. To learn more on funding opportinities you can contact the Cyprus Research and Innovation Foundation.
The Center for Social Innovation (CSI) in the framework of the MISSILE project, organizes the event "Deepening in Information Security" with the aim of acquainting the participants with the subject of information security.
On 10 May 2021, an online digital signing event was held between the Cyprus Computer Society and the Center for Social Innovation, the Cyprus Representative at the EU Diversity Charter Platform. During the event CCS joined officialy the Diversity Charter Cyprus!
Youth Makerspace Larnaka and the Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) are hosting an online seminar on Introduction to Robotics with Arduino, on Saturday 5 June 2021, 10: 00-13: 00.
Youth Makerspace Larnaka and the Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) are organizing an online PCB (Printed Circuit Board) design seminar through the free design tool EasyEDA on Saturday, May 29, 2021, 09: 00-13: 00.