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Introducing Mia Dand, founder of Women in AI Ethics

As part of our partnership with RoboInsights, we have invited Mia Dand to speak at the RoboInsights 2022 event. For a lead-in to her presentation on September 23, Mia has agreed to let us interview her about her work to close the gender & diversity gap in the tech industry. Dear Mia, thank you for…

The Novatore Impact Summit September 2022

We are proud to participate in the Novatore Impact Summit in Riga on the 22-23 of September 2022. The Summit creates a network with like-minded professionals through a mixture of panels and masterclasses, including world-class speakers from all over the world. Our Secretary General, Inese Podgaiska, has been invited as a panellist at the conference,…

Do we have the skills to deliver the green transition?

The short answer is: We don’t know. So far there has been little knowledge about what engineering and STEM competences will be needed now and in the future for the rapid green transition of our societies to succeed. However, the new report Competences for a Sustainable Future from the Association of Nordic Engineers (ANE) is…

ANE internal workshop on the experiences of Limitless Working

Limitless working brings flexibility and freedom to choose where and when tasks are performed. At the same time, digital site-independent workplaces put new demands on the relationship between employees and employers.  In September 2021, ANE published the report Sustainable Limitless Work – Opportunities, Challenges and Future Scenarios, which explored the effects of limitless working. It…

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The NordEnHub project comes to an end

As part of our ongoing commitment to create networks between STEM professionals, businesses, and academia, ANE has been a partner in the Nordic Engineering Hub (NordEnHub) project, which ran from 2018-2022 (the project was extended due to the pandemic). The project was funded by Erasmus+, the Nordic Council of Ministers, Nordplus, and the partner universities…

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STATEMENT – Strengthening the governance framework of the EU AI Act

The Association of Nordic Engineers (ANE) welcome the efforts of the European Parliament in tabling more than 3000 amendments to the AI Act. We are also heartened by the many amendments highlighting stakeholders and social partners as important factors for a successful implementation and governance structure in the implementation of the AI Act. But the…

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Celebrating 15 years of ANE

On the 15th of May 2022, we mark the 15th anniversary of binding cooperation by the Nordic engineering organisations through ANE. The Nordic region has a strong tradition of cooperation across borders, and living in a time with unprecedented global challenges; international cooperation is more important than ever. In ANE, we are proud that we…

ANE World Engineering Day 2022 Recap

The 4th of March is World Engineering Day, and ANE celebrated the WED2022 with a live panel debate on the sustainable future of Engineering. We invited a panel of Nordic engineering and sustainability experts to discuss and challenge our thinking about the future role of engineers. The entire debate was recorded and can be viewed…

Brief from the 1st Nordic Roundtable on Gender Equality & Climate Justice

In January 2022, ANE Secretary General Inese Podgaiska took part in the 1st cross-sector roundtable on Gender Equality and Climate Justice. As a recap of the day, the Nordic Council of Ministers has published a brief with 22 takeaways from the session to shed a light on important areas of action for people and planet, alike….

The Ukrainian Civil Society is in need of support from the Nordics

Statement from representatives of Nordic Civ. “Nordic Civ* condemns Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and urges the Nordic governments to provide targeted support to Ukrainian civil society and the Ukrainian people. Civil society plays a crucial role in maintaining essential social functions in times of crisis. The Ukrainian civil society now needs our support to resist…