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Lightning talk

Five inspirational stories that demonstrate that skills change lives


in Room 5

Through a series of five short inspiring speeches, changemakers will share solutions through skills to the most pressing social challenges we face, leading the way to an inclusive society. Moderator: Crispin Thorold, Director of Marketing and Communications, WorldSkills International


Alexey Fedoseev

President, Kruzhok Association

Abigail Fulton

Vice President, Skills Canada BC, Executive Director of the Construction Foundation of BC

Mursal Hedayat

CEO, Chatterbox

Salinee Hurley

Founder-CEO, Sun Sawang Co.

Tijhimise Bruno Karaerua

Regional Representative for Africa, WorldSkills Champions Trust