NEWSLETTER JUNE 2012
Following a thorough evaluation of applications coming from several highly qualified candidates, Telecentre-Europe is pleased to announce that Gabriel Rissola has been selected and appointed as Telecentre-Europe’s Managing Director, by a Selection Committee of nine members of the international telecentre community.
Simultaneously, Peter Palvolgyi has been appointed as the new Financial Officer.
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TELECENTRE-EUROPE A THE DIGITAL AGENDA ASSEMBLY
Representatives of Telecentre-Europe will take part Digital Agenda Assembly
(#DA12) taking place next 21-22 June in Brussels.
Chair Ian Clifford and Managing Director Gabriel Rissola will participate through the workshop Social Media: Social Networking for Economic Recovery, Jobs and Growth.
Also board member Juan Francisco Delgado will be a participant of the Assembly, advocating for the Spanish proposal to create a European Market Place for Social Innovators
VOTE FOR SCREENING THE #GOW12 VIDEO AT #DA12
Telecentre-Europe has submitted the GOW12 launch event video at the Digital Agenda for Europe Engagement Platform
and is waiting for you to vote! The most "interesting" voted videos will be shown at #DA12. Help us to make participants watch our video and inspire policy-makers - we need your online vote!
» vote the video until Tuesday, June 19th
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VOTE FOR A EUROPEAN MARKET PLACE FOR SOCIAL INNOVATORS
Again at the Digital Agenda for Europe Engagement Platform, the Community of Telecentre Networks Association, Telecentre-Europe’s Spanish member organization, has launched a proposal for creating a European network where social innovators can receive feedback on funding, social media, mentoring and creativity from a set of experts.
» vote for the proposal until Tuesday, June 19th
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New membership from Poland
INFORMATION SOCIETY DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION
The Information Society Development Foundation
(FRSI) is a non-governmental organization established in 2008 by the Polish-American Freedom Foundation. FRSI’s objective is to support and promote the development of an information society with a very well developed services sector, high education standards, broad and inexpensive Internet access, public access to information, and the ability to exchange data irrespective of the distance.
Telecentre-Europe Summit 2012
SAVE THE DATE
This year, Telecentre-Europe is organizing its annually network gathering during 17-18 October 2012
, in Warsaw, Poland. During the event, the Telecentre-Europe Award Ceremony
will take place again. The summit in Warsaw will be the fifth meeting of European telecentre leaders after Riga
(2010) and Brussels
(2011). Following the event, the Telecentre-Europe AISBL General Assembly will be held.
More information and updates will follow soon.