Tag Archive: expertise/HR

Dec 17 2014

Creating the Next ‘Tribe’ of Caribbean ICT Entrepreneurs

Shiva Bissessar

The ITU and CANTO recently held a Regional Youth ICT Innovations training workshop in Antigua and Barbuda over the period 8—10 December 2014. The following is a synopsis from the perspective of one of the presenters, Shiva Bissessar. Day 2 of the Regional Youth ICT Innovations Training Workshop saw a large turnout, despite the fact …

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Nov 21 2014

What does it mean to be an “ICT professional”?

A brief look at the ICT profession and why the Caribbean might need a competency framework for ICT professionals and specialists. With the emergence of the field “information and communications technology” (ICT) over the last 10 years or so, a cadre of persons dubbed “ICT professionals” has also developed. However, what does it mean to …

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Oct 01 2014

Skills today’s software developers need to be more competitive

A quick look at the top computer programmes languages for 2014, and additional skills that software developers ought to possess to better positioned for the current market. In newspapers in Trinidad and Tobago last week, and as reflected in our latest news roundup (published on Monday, 29 September), policy makers in the twin-island republic have …

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Sep 08 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 7 September 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 1 September to Sunday 7 September 2014. Monday, 1 September 2014 BTC’s $56m Capital Spend ‘Largest Ever’ Bahamas – The Bahamas Telecommunications Company’s (BTC) $56 million capital investment spend for this year is its largest ever, as it moves to address …

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Sep 03 2014

5 things Caribbean app developers need to better seize opportunities

Caribbean software developers are being encouraged to seize the opportunities for app creation. However, here are five critical areas that Caribbean countries ought to give attention in order to see increased activity in the region. In a recent address at a software application workshop in Barbados, Hon. Donville Inniss, the Minister of Industry in Barbados, …

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