With companies such as Skype, JustEat and TrustPilot, Denmark is known to produce innovative and influential global tech successes. But something is rotten in the World’s most digitally advanced country – digital innovation is stalling due to a lack of much-needed IT-skills. If Denmark is to maintain its competitive edge in the future, something needs to change. Experts point to attracting foreign talent and focusing on education and training as a solution to one of Denmark’s large challenges. And if Denmark wants to play with the big boys, US and China, IT skills need to be an integral part of education within all disciplines. We need to speed up!
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