University and Research Leadership Forum
Globalization, increased connectivity, and rapid advancements in multiple technologies are transforming economies, businesses, and societies at large.
These changes have pushed the emergence of new types of work and services with significant impacts on the workforce.
Today, individuals, companies, communities, and educators need to adapt to a changing labor market much faster than in the past. It is urgent to understand emerging skill needs and adjust education and training programs to match economic and social conditions that will pave the way to the future of work.
Future Skills: Lessons and Insights from a Review of Innovative Skills Development Initiatives
The GFCC is launching a new report to shed light on the megatrends affecting the global skills landscape and benchmarking innovative schools and programs operating in over 15 countries.
The report unveils how structural transformations in an increasingly complex reality will unlock new demands for digital skills and STEM, blended with “soft skills,” such as critical thinking, creativity, problem-solving, resilience, adaptability, and teamwork.
You can download the report below.
Future Skills report!
Learn about innovative initiatives to boost skills development and prepare the next generation for the future of work.