ICE Malta ambassadors for Girls in ICT Day 2015
ICE Malta is proud to announce that for the third consecutive year, the leading ICT school in the Maltese islands is Ambassador for International Girls in ICT Day which is celebrated this year on 23 April 2015. ‘Every year we are welcoming more and more female students who are enroling for study paths leading to Design, Code and Technical careers. We’ve achieved notable success in the last edition of the Cisco NetRiders 2014 edition where our our Cisco CCNA student Sarah Tabone, one of Malta’s national winners placed in Europe’s Top 25 in the international finals. We are more than happy to be a part of such a wonderful initiative as we believe that this celebration gives us the opportunity to continue to share opportunities offered for young talent by the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector.’ Nikolai Sammut Director of ICE Malta explained
Interested companies, schools entities who would like to organize an event for girls in collaboration with ICE Malta are encouraged to get in touch with the ICE Malta Marketing Division by calling Tel: 21467787 or sending an email to [email protected] All Girls in ICT 2015 news, updates and events will be shared on the ICE Malta website and social media tools.
‘Empowering girls and young women to fulfill their potential through ICT will benefit not only young women and girls themselves but entire societies and their economies’ Mr Brahima Sanou, Director of the Telecommunication Development Bureau stated.
ICE Malta, proud ambassadors of Girls in ICT 2015
International Girls in ICT Day, an initiative backed by all ITU Member States in ITU Plenipotentiary Resolution 70 (Rev. Busan, 2014), aims to create a global environment that empowers and encourages girls and young women to consider careers in the growing field of ICTs (Computer Science), enabling both girls and technology companies to reap the benefits of greater female participation in the ICT sector