Which region is becoming the next big region with many tech companies? How can Europe boost the Digital Single market and get a bigger share of the global #appeconomy pie? What are the three things that governments need to think about? Why #eskills are so important and how to make sure that everyone is a winner in the changing world? What is a fantastic sign of the potential of Lithuania to be a real technology warehouse? How can we organise a revolution to make sure what all the young people have the skills to get the job that is available for them?
Check out for the answers & serious Digital Single Market stuff in the entertaining EURACTIV video about the event SWITCH!, which was organised by Lithuanian ALDE Group member Antanas Guoga MEP.
More than 10,000 young people, start-ups and professionals from business and public institutions who are interested in digital entrepreneurship met in Vilnius, Lithuania, 8-9th of September in #SWITCH!, the largest ICT and entrepreneurship event in the Baltic region. The initiator of #SWITCH!, MEP Antanas Guoga said, “#SWITCH! connects European digital dimensions with local businesses and brings digital single market tools to Lithuania. This way a non – profit, free event becomes a place where the technology world is alive and open for everyone.”
More than 20 companies have joined #SWITCH! as corporate partners, including Google, Swedbank, King, Allegro Group, Facebook, Eset, and other.