The future of Vocational Education and Training

In this panel, moderated by Swissinfo.ch, the Swiss Pavilion gives insights into the role of vocational education in keeping up with fast changing working environments.

Date & Time
agenda-icon Wednesday, December, 15, 2021
agenda-icon 16 : 00

Learning Tomorrow: Vocational education to overcome the challenges of the 4th Industrial revolution

Considering the great changes brought about by the fourth industrial revolution, the future of work seems highly uncertain and unpredictable in many sectors. To address this topic, the Swiss Pavilion will give insights into the role of TVET (Technical and Vocational Education and Training) in keeping up with fast changing working environments. More specifically, the mission is to elaborate on how vocational education can provide youth with flexible learning skills and a mindset adapted to lifelong learning.

Location

Event Space, Swiss Pavilion

Moderator

Mrs. Sara Ibrahim (Scientific Journalist, swissinfo.ch)

Media partner

SWI swissinfo.ch is the international service of the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation SRG SSR. As Switzerland’s international online medium, we report independent, in depth, on specific topics and with international relevance from Switzerland in ten languages. Our mission is to inform Swiss people living abroad about events in their home country and promoting Switzerland’s presence and understanding of its concerns abroad.

Speakers

  • Mr. Martin Strickler (Scientific Advisor, SERI)
  • Mr. Erik Swars (Director of International Relations, SFUVET)
  • Mr. Ali Mohamed Al Marzouqi (President, Emirates Skills)
  • Interventions of Emirati and Swiss TVET Alumni

 

Type

Panel moderated by Swissinfo.ch

Registration

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