Skilling the current and next generation workforce for a digital economy: perspectives from career and technical education (CTE) leaders from the Asia Pacific

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The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Summit was held on 26-28 March 2017 in Singapore to discuss implications of digitisation on the economy, training sector and institutes. Participants from 14 CTE institutes/systems from four countries (Australia, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand) attended the summit. Digitisation has the potential to change all aspects of CTE. By recognising these changes, at macro, training market, and institutional levels, major opportunities for CTE institutions in the Asia Pacific regions were identified: (1) mass re-skilling of industry; (2) creating a talent...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Technology; Vocational education and training; Providers of education and training; Skills and knowledge

Keywords: Institutional role; Skill needs; Technological change

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania; Singapore; Malaysia; Thailand; Asia

Published: [Place of publication not identified]: Cisco, 2017

Physical description: 11 p.

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Date: 2017

Place: Singapore

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 129.284

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