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How do we shape the education system today to be adaptive for future change?

17 October 2017 at 11:00 in Conference Room A

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In partnership with WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017

What will be the face of the future labour and skills market? And how should education systems be shaped so that specialists can orientate themselves in a world of permanent technological change? This international panel, which brings together global and UAE experts from education, human resources and industry, will discuss what changes modern vocational education systems must introduce to identify, and prepare for, future skills and ever changing job markets.


Dr Ziad Mohammad Abdel-Karim Abu Sal (Moderator), Director, Licensing and Accreditation, ACTVET, (Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical & Vocational Education & Training).

Dr. Riad Abdul Latif Al Muhaidib, Vice-president, Zayed University

Maryam Mohammed AlHashmi, Student, Paris Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi, UAE

Wissam Hachem, Vice President Learning and Development, Etihad

Dr. Arif Sultan Al Hammadi, Executive Vice President, Khalifa University