CECIMO’s session at EU Industry Days, “Manufacturing and 4.0 Skills” (6 February), will focus on the top priority for EU Industrial policy – skills for industry and the digital economy.
By presenting the know-how of the manufacturing, digital and employment sectors, the workshop will provide an opportunity to share best practices and industry-led initiatives to support the development of transversal, technical and soft skills in society.
Together with representatives from the European Commission, industry, SMEs and other stakeholders, we will address how to prepare talent for the digital transformation.
Moderator: Daniel Michaels, Brussels Bureau Chief, Wall Street Journal
Welcome speech – Dr. Roland Feichtl, President of CECIMO
Keynote speech – Manuela Geleng, Director-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion
Introduction of the topic – Dr. Kristina Dervojeda, PwC
Panel discussion followed by Q&A:
• Dr. Barbara Colombo – Vice-President, UCIMU, Sistemi Per Produrre and FICEP Group
• Andrew Hodgson – Strategic Sales Lead Digitalisation, Siemens
• Jean-Hugues Rodriguez – Competence & Workforce Planning Manager, Airbus
• Jens Redmer – Principal, New Products, Google
Concluding remarks by moderator Daniel Michaels, WSJ