24th October 2022
NI Digital Awareness Week, aimed at getting young people across Northern Ireland excited about a career in tech, kicked off at the W5 in Belfast this morning.
Now in its second year, NI Digital Awareness Week, an initiative by locally based, global public software provider Civica and partners across the worlds of industry and education, gives 11-18 years olds the chance to try coding and hear first-hand from experts in the worlds of AI, cybersecurity and cloud technologies.
Running from 24-28th October, NI Digital Awareness Week will feature over 18 virtual talks, panel discussions and live demos from organisations including Microsoft, Allstate, Instil and Datactics.
Notes to editor:
- In the attached photo are: Gordon Lyons (Economy Minister), Mark Owens (Civica NI Managing Director) and students from St. Patrick’s College, Dungannon and Wallace High School, Lisburn
- Follow NI Digital Awareness Week from 24-28 October on Twitter and LinkedIn - #NIDAW2022