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Apply now for the European Youth Award (EYA)

European Youth Award (EYA) is a movement of young innovators who never stop learning, questioning and improving the world we live in. EYA organizes several activities and events throughout the year: its flagship initiatives, the EYA contest and the Festival (Winners Event), coding events (e.g. SHacks (Social Hackathons), Game Jams), the Youth for Innovation programs, mentorship programs and more. 


Cybersecurity courses - November / December 2018

Cyber-Resilience Lab of the European Software Institute – Center Eastern Europe is announcing six security courses in November and December 2018 in Sofia. Dates are as follows:

ESI CEE with the Be@CyberPro Project!

The Be@CyberPro Project aims to foster cybersecurity as a career choice among high school students. To do this, the project consortium will develop and pilot a dedicated learning platform, containing sets of learning materials and inspirational content (videogame and videos) in English, Spanish, Hungarian and Bulgarian. Separate sets of materials will be developed for students, teachers (and schools) and parents.

Securing Innovation: Cybersecurity Tips for Startups

Headline after headline, we are made aware with the consequences of neglecting cybersecurity vulnerabilities, both personally and professionally. Right now, most experts agree 100% secure systems are almost impossible to build and yet the impact of cybersecurity breaches is greater than ever. However, building and scaling a startup presents both unique difficulties in security, as well as the opportunity to excel early on and use security as a competitive advantage.

European Cyber Security Month (ESCM)

This October, as a part of the activities dedicated to the European Cyber Security Month (ESCM), the CyResLab (Cyber Resilience Lab) of ESI CEE is launching a special set of cyber security related courses, targeted to SME’s software developers, designers, application and system engineers. This is the technical layer of the general lines of ESI CEE in the field of Security by Design, Cyber Resilience, Privacy by Default and Secure Coding.

Project Management with Kanban, 31 March 2017

When: 31 March 2017
Where: Sofia, Bulgaria

Building and sustaining a competitive organization requires focusing on creating value for customers, developing the ability to quickly understand and respond to changing demand, and deliver products and services in the short terms and at attractive costs.

Meeting these challenges requires using agile management and team coordination practices, as well as good techniques for problem-solving and correct decision-making.

LKU Certified Kanban Management Professional Training, 29-30 March 2017

When: 29-30 March, 2017  Where: Sofia, Bulgaria  So you want to be a Kanban pro? This two-day course is perfect for managers and team members who are interested in scaling the usage of Kanban across their organization with the objective to reach sustainable service and product development, and happy customers! 

Apply NOW for the European Youth Award!

You are working on a digital project with social impact and a powerful idea behind it? Then great news! Registration for European Youth Award 2018 is now open! #EYA is offering a stage to pitch your project in front of international experts and why not even a stage to become the next #EYA winner! Submission is on until July 15th, 2018: