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7th International Skills Forum


Anticipating and Preparing for Emerging Skills and Jobs

This year’s theme, Anticipating and Preparing for Emerging Skills and Jobs, will take a holistic approach to different types of skills that employers are looking for and how the education and training systems are responding to rapidly changing requirements in light of the fourth industrial revolution. The forum will highlight the importance of different types of skills (cognitive, noncognitive, and occupational) as well as lifelong learning needs to improve life choices of increasingly mobile workforce that expects to have more careers in a world of longer working life and changing definition of jobs.


Earlier Event: October 10
The Nigerian Economic Summit, Nigeria 2017
Later Event: January 25
World Economic Forum, Davos 2018