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What are green skills? Making sense of the green economy


in Concert Hall

The sustainability issues faced by our societies require a new kind of growth that guarantees that future generations will enjoy the high standards of living that we expect today. With this deepening collective conscience comes a need to explore and develop “green skills” that not only focus on sustainable production and frugal living, but also help us overcome environmental challenges in a systemic way.

Moderator: Sébastien Turbot, CEO and Co-founder of EKO6, Canada




Denise Amyot

President and CEO, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan), UNEVOC

Boris Arseev

Deputy Director of Global Business Development, Rosatom

Buti Manamela

Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa

Enrico Rühle

Member of the Board, Festo Didactic SE

Olga Strietska-Ilina

Senior Skills & Employability Specialist, International Labour Organization