Skill Summit On Theme 'Education To Employability'
Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is organising the 13th Global Skills Summit 2022 on September 27 and 28 in New Delhi
After two years of absence due to the pandemic, the Summit has entered its 15th year of inception.
This year the summit being organised by Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), would focus on 'Education to Employability - making it happen' and discuss key implementable actions that would ease the transition for the youth of our country. Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister for Education, Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, GoI, has been invited to inaugurate and address the Summit. Other eminent speakers include Atul Kumar Tiwari, Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship; Kundan Kumar, Adviser, Skill Development, Labour & Employment - NITI AAYOG; Dr Nirmaljeet Singh Kalsi, IAS (Retd.), Chairman, NCVET; Ved Mani Tiwari, Chief Operating Officer at National Skill Development Corporation and Prof Anil D Sahasrabudhe, Chairman NETF & Former Chairman, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
Apart from the International Organisations like World Bank, ILO, UNDP, UNICEF, GIZ, UN Women; the summit will see participation from Industry leaders from organisations like LinkedIn, Adobe, Mahindra & Mahindra, Schneider Electric, Hindustan Unilever, Salesforce, Skillveri Metaverse & XR Simulations, Amazon, goDiscover, HoodApp and many more.
There will also be discussions on encouraging Entrepreneurship, Apprenticeship and Craftsmanship. The summit will bring together key stakeholders to deliberate upon strategies and share best practices that help in developing a 21st century skills ecosystem. With more than 400 participants, the key features of the summit will be Panel Sessions, Masterclasses, Virasat: The Heritage, Exposition and B2B meetings.
The summit will take a deeper look at future steps in skilling, changing demand in the job market, existing employment opportunities in India and gainful engagement of entrepreneurs, craftsmen and artisans.
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