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WorldSkills Conference 2019
Skills for Change:
Building Blocks for Impact

23-24 August 2019 in Kazan, Russia

Join industry leaders, policy-makers, education and training providers, and researchers as we turn Kazan into an international incubator for innovative solutions for change.

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As societies transform, how can we ensure young people fulfil their potential?

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The Programme 2019

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Day 1

23 August 2019

Powerful forces are shaping our world. Will we rise to the challenges of climate change, new technologies, and globalisation by harnessing skills to unlock our full potential?

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Day 2

24 August 2019

Throughout history, skilled individuals have always played a powerful role in the service of humanity. With an uncertain future will highly trained and educated young people continue to prove that skills change lives?

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Adapt the conference to your interests

  Skills for evolving economies

Discuss young people’s ability to stay agile in the face of uncertainty and using their skills to create a more productive, competitive and inclusive economy.

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  Roadmaps to thriving societies

Explore how skills can build a world where happy, tolerant and equal global citizens coexist and collaborate through skills-based solutions.

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  Towards self-sustaining ecosystems

Explore ways to train the next generation for “green collar jobs” that will, in turn, translate to a greener and more circular economy.

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WorldSkills Conference 2019

Early bird ticket

Until 31 March 2019

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Tickets include access to all sessions, lunch and coffee breaks on both conference days, delegate bag, and access to the WorldSkills Competition.


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