Today Nis Cluster of Advanced Technologies joined the ranks of the European Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition by pledging to train 200 professionals and equip them with high-level digital skills. By doing so, NiCAT has joined numerous other European Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) participating in the #digitalSME4skills campaign launched by the European DIGITAL SME Alliance (DIGITAL SME).
Paul Billington from England recently visited Nis and NiCAT cluster members. Paul sold a digital agency in the UK 10 years ago and now he is involved with several agencies. Also, Paul has relationship with a few clusters in the North West of England.
During his visit, Paul wanted to understand what Nis has to offer in terms of the range skills that can be accessed from the UK. According to this, Paul held meetings with NiCAT cluster manager and few NiCAT clusters members (doing business in PHP and .Net development).
NiCAT Cluster manager recently visited several attractive destinations that are interesting for cluster members. Among them are Switzerland, the Netherlands, Germany and Israel.
During the visit, cluster manager held meetings with a lot of useful contacts and currently is working on connecting Serbian diaspora in these countries with cluster members.
NiCAT cluster, together with the Development Agency of Serbia (DAS) and the German Organization for International Cooperation GIZ, was officially presented certificates to participants of the IT Cluster Academy within the "IT - chance for all."
NiCAT cluster organized an informal gathering of members and friends of the cluster in DELI co-working space.
The topic of the meetings was "Spin off". On this occasion, Tim Ellis - CEO Cadance Ventures Corp., company engaged in investing in companies in the field of technology had a presentation. Tim Ellis is an experienced entrepreneur, a veteran of the technology industry and expert in the establishment of companies.