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Tuesday, January 29 • 11:00 - 12:15
213: Future Skills: Preparing for the Future of Work

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New and emerging technologies (e.g. automation, artificial intelligence) affect every aspect of Canadians' lives, including the workplace. This session will highlight how the Government of Canada is responding to the changing nature of work by encouraging collaboration amongst public, private and not-for-profit organizations to identify emerging skills and effective skills development approaches to ensure Canadians are prepared for the future.

Learning outcomes:
  • Learn about Future Skills, including the Council and the Centre
  • Encourage collaboration amongst actors in the skills development ecosystem
  • Understand importance of evidence-based policy and program adoption

Speakers | Conférenciers
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Rhonda Fernandes

Executive Director, Skills Innovation, Employment and Social Development Canada
Rhonda Fernandes is Executive Director, Skills Innovation, at Employment and Social Development Canada. She is supporting the Government’s launch of Future Skills, which will promote innovation in skills policy and programs.

Tuesday January 29, 2019 11:00 - 12:15 EST
Room | Salle 213

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