Presentation of AQPE to the Direcció General de Telecomunicacions i Societat de la Informació

A delegation of the AQPE (Agency for Qualification of Professional Engineers) was received by Jordi Puigneró Ferrer, Direcció General de Telecomunicacions i Societat de la Informació of the Generalitat of Catalonia, the past 31 of March, to explain him the aims of the agency and of the opportunity which offers the certification PEQ (Professional Engineer of EPQA ) for the professionals in the engineering of computing and of telecommunications.

In the presentation explained  that AQPE is a Private Foundation, founded by schools of engineers, that has like aims the certification of the professionals of the engineering in function of the knowledge accredited and the professional experience in the different specialties, classifieds in fields of performance, as procedures of certification objective and standardized, as well as the promotion of the international convergence, mainly European, the rating systems used and of his mutual recognition.

It highlighted the importance of the certification of the professionals of the engineering, in the fields of the technologies of the information and of the communications, as a tool and an instrument that has to serve and be useful for the development and professional evolution of the engineers, as well as for the companies and for the administrations that favor it and value it.

From the Direcció General de Telecomunicacions i Societat de la Informació positive assessment an initiative like this, highlighting the importance that the engineering in computing and in telecommunications have for the society, the companies and the people, in a moment of change that these technologies induce and that, at the same time, are the large generating opportunities.

The Direcció General de Telecomunicacions i Societat de la Informació is very sensitive to this initiative for ranging  fully with his aims of promote the sector of the technologies of the information and of the communications para increase the value added, impulse the innovation and the skilled knowledge; promote the creation of the infrastructures of suitable telecommunications to do arrive to the citizenship, to the companies and to the public administrations the advanced services of electronic communications and promote the access and the use of the new technologies by part of the civil society, especially inside the fields of the education, culture, the sanity and the SMEs.