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Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT)

Advenio eAcademy in collaboration with eSkills Malta Foundation offers a shorts training programme in Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT). The programme is developed as a part of the Digital Skills Bootcamp and Women in ICT events 2022.

The eSkills Malta Foundation

The eSkills Malta Foundation is a National Coalition made up of various representatives from Government, industry and education, who can contribute to the increase in digital skills and the
development of the IT profession and help us with the following mandates:
• advise Government and relevant stakeholders on matters related to eSkills policies;
• contribute to the expansion of ICT educational programmes and related formative initiatives;
• lead an ICT professionalism development programme;
• instigate further reform in the ICT educational offerings and contribute to capacity building of the ICT education community;
• to champion campaigns and promote the Maltese eSkills potential locally and internationally.

The Maltese Government established the eSkills Malta Foundation to reflect this inclusive synergy paradigm. The members of the Foundation are the Ministry for Education and Employment, the Malta Information Technology Agency, the Malta Communications Authority, the Malta Enterprise, The Malta Gaming Authority and The Malta Chamber of Commerce Enterprise and Industry.

eSkills Malta Foundation has been entrusted with a number of mandates relating to skilling, upskilling and reskilling mandates The Foundation has the overall objective to increase digital skills. In line with this objective the Foundation will be offering training courses/sessions/events for specific closed groups or open to the public. One of the main national concerns is the participation of women in ICT. The Foundation also has the overall objective to increase digital skills, upskill or reskill females by organising Women in ICT sessions/events.

Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT)

This course explains the basics of IoT technology. IoT, is a collection of interrelated computing devices, mechanical or digital machines, objects, animals or people that are provided with unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human interaction. IoT systems are widely in use these days to assist people in numerous tasks. The real life examples and applications of IoT are included in the discussions for the participants. Different types of wearable IoT devices are also included in the course. Details of certain platforms that are used in the development of IoT applications are also included in the topics for enhancing knowledge of the participants. At the end of the course users will be able to gain basic knowledge on the IoT technology, underlying applications, components of an IoT system and the software aspects of IoT Technology.

Target Group : Specifically Girls (12+ years) and Women

Registration Link : https://forms.office.com/r/v9bg10SGUN

Dates :

  • 17th & 19th May 2022 at 17.30 hrs
  • 6th & 8th June 2022 at 17:30 hrs

Venue : Online – eLearning platform of Advenio eAcademy

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