Gerardo Kargl Pavia

: Jun 23, 2021

Looking for Partnership Looking for Extra EU Funds
About Me

Udacity is a a global technical education company, leader in the delivery of certified digital skills at scale, through hands-on projects focused on in-demand technologies. We craft our programs with an equity lens, making them accessible to individuals from all backgrounds often with no prior technical experience. Udacity uses a data-driven approach to match our technical training programs to job market demands, tackling the digital skills gap, and enabling individuals from diverse or underserved backgrounds to secure gainful employment.

We have delivered reskilling programs in multiple countries around the world, such as our Digital Career Transformation Program in Ohio, USA which served job seekers from underserved communities, 47% of whom were non-white, 79% low-income, and 30% unemployed; our Future Digital Program, in partnership with The Center on Rural Innovation, trained over 700 individuals from 14 rural communities in skills needed in the 21st century economy; and also others at scale reaching thousands of citizens, such as our Egypt FWD Program, where we have enrolled over 150,000 students in our introductory course and over 30,000 students in our professional and advanced courses, achieving graduation rates of up to 80% with positive career outcomes in more than 70% of the graduates.

Keywords and matching areas:

 Capacity Building
 Social Affaires and Inclusion
 Digital Economy
 Education and Training
 Adult Learning
 Lifelong Learning
 Youth Workers
 Artificial Intelligence

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