Workshop 1: digital skills for jobs and learning
The EU Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs aims at meeting the requirements of the future workforce and addressing the digital skills gap. Workshop 1 will discuss ICT training and innovative teaching & learning. The morning session will look at new projects and ideas regarding ICT training, and include an update on the Grand Coalition pledges presented at the Conference of 4th & 5th March 2013, as well as new pledges.
The afternoon session will examine the challenges and highlight the drivers & opportunities of learning in the digital age; it will explore how today's learners are equipped for future jobs; how innovation in learning motivates and engages learners of all ages; how to break the boundaries of formal, non-formal and informal learning to boost the skills and knowledge capital of Europe. The event will gather innovative thinkers and actors in the field and representatives of policy-makers and industry.