Pavel Luksha: “Educational systems worldwide increasingly fail to respond to real sector’s needs” Conference 04.07.2019, 12:08 The founder of Global Education Futures platform and one of the co-authors of the “Atlas of new professions” Pavel Luksha will participate in the WorldSkills Conference 2019.
Lifelong learning as a way to stay wanted in the labour market Conference 03.07.2019, 11:57 On 23 August, the WorldSkills Conference 2019 will host the session “Training for tomorrow: Innovations for lifelong learning” to touch on processes of lifelong learning and new skills mastering, and methods of teaching professions which do not exist yet. Paul Comyn, Senior Skills and Employability Specialist at International Labour Organization, Njideka Harry, Founder and CEO of Youth for Technology Foundation, and Carl Frey, Co-Director and Oxford Martin Citi Fellow on the Oxford Martin Programme on Technology and Employment, will share their experience on the topic.
Green economy: a way to overcome environmental challenges in a systemic way Conference 02.07.2019, 08:43 Session “What are green skills? Making sense of the green economy” will take place on Day 1 of WorldSkills Conference 2019. The experts will discuss the need to explore and develop green skills in Russia and across the globe that not only focus on sustainable production and green living, but also help us overcome environmental challenges in a systemic way. They will touch upon an important issue of training human resources for solving environmental and ecosystem problems, as this sphere’s needs for new technologies and innovations is increasing.
Carl Frey to speak at WorldSkills Conference Conference 01.07.2019, 14:21 Carl Benedikt Frey, an Oxford researcher and known expert in the field of automation, will deliver a speech during the section “Training for tomorrow: Innovations for lifelong learning”.
WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Flag reaches the North Pole Official events 28.06.2019, 12:34 The 45th WorldSkills Competition Flag reached the North Pole by the nuclear-power icebreaker “50 Years of Victory” of the Rosatomflot. Representatives of the People’s Republic of China with the best results among foreign Competitors achieved at the WorldSkills Hi-Tech 2018 Suy Guan Liang and Luo Chan Yun carried the flag.