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The future of work through the prism of youth


23 August 2019 at 12:00 in Room 1

What are young people’s expectations and concerns for their professional future? WorldSkills and the OECD have joined efforts to listen to the youth and provide them with a platform for action. This session will address the main takeaways from the survey “Youth voice for the future of work” and delve into the next steps to meet these ambitions and prospects. Moderator: Shayne Maclachlan, Communications Campaigns Manager, OECD




Neil Bentley-Gockmann

CEO, WorldSkills UK

Laurence Gates

Board member, WorldSkills International

Jacqueline Tanzer

Regional Representative for Europe, WorldSkills Champions Trust

Gary Condon

Regional Representative for Middle East and North Africa, WorldSkills Champions Trust

Shayne Maclachlan

Communications Campaigns Manager, OECD

Nick Chambers

CEO, Education and Employers, UK