Training workforce for addressing environmental and ecosystem issues Conference 18.07.2019, 11:40 On 23 August, Day 1 of the WorldSkills Conference 2019 will host the session “Our planet in 2050: young people’s aspirations for an aware and responsible society”, where young Russian and international researchers will share their vision of solutions to global environmental issues.
Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova: “Personnel training is one of the key tasks for shaping the economy of the future” Conference 17.07.2019, 14:13 Only about one month left before the start of the WorldSkills Conference 2019 on 23-24 August. This will be a unique platform for discussing economic, social, and technology trends, as well as developing solutions for the future of vocational training and transforming labour markets.
Maxim Voloshin: “A man should change to fit the modern era” Conference 16.07.2019, 12:43 Digitalization is one of the tendencies defining the last decade. Today, digital technologies are changing the concepts of literally all spheres of life: business, state management, science, education, and entertainment. Digital transformation is the major economic trend of the modern day. This term has long meant transformation and storage of traditional forms of data in digital format, and also transfer of media from the analogue into digital presentation. However, step by step the technologies are intensively being implemented into all the spheres of business and classic industries that have stayed unchanged for decades.
Nassim Taleb and Dmitry Peskov at WorldSkills Kazan 2019: a dialogue on risk-engineering in terms of economic development Conference 15.07.2019, 13:10 This will probably be the most fascinating keynote speech at the WorldSkills Conference 2019, to be delivered jointly by the American publicist, economist, and former trader Nassim Taleb and Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation on Digital and Technological Development Dmitry Peskov.
Game-based learning expert Jordan Shapiro to speak at WorldSkills Conference 2019 Conference 08.07.2019, 08:39 Jordan Shapiro, PhD, the author of the concept of digital game-based learning and the book “The new childhood: raising kids to thrive in a connected world”, is among the speakers of the WorldSkills Conference 2019.