Building competences: the active role of the industry


Apprenticeship - The role of industry as a training provider


This conference will analyse the active role and commitment of the metal industry to fundamental aspects of Lifelong Learning in an international context. It will discuss the issue of Vocational Education and Training, comparing international and Italian experiences, focusing on cooperation between industry and schools; the issue of apprenticeship, highlighting the role of industry as a training provider; and the need for continuous training, particularly in light of the rising demand from companies for more training. The conference will also provide an opportunity to disseminate the results of the survey carried out during the Italian presidency of CEEMET on: "Strengthening cooperation between industry and Vocational Education and Training".




Prof. Dr. Eckart Severing


Boscolo Exedra Hotel: Room Diocleziano
Piazza della Repubblica, 47
00187 Rome