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Digitalization: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Global Perspectives Session


9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Global Perspectives Session

THEi Digital Photo Archive 2019 - AETI 2019 International Conference Day 2, 2019-04-17

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Global Perspectives Session

[LT1] Global Perspectives: Workforce trends and strategies for Industry 4.0 (Panel)

  • The World Economic Forum’s The Future of Jobs Report (2018) presents the trends across employment, skills and human capital investment across industries and geographies while the Readiness for the Future of Production Report (2018), assesses how well-positioned global economies are to share and benefit from changes in production being driven by the 4th Industrial revolution. Country representatives share the drivers and shifts in policy settings occurring in their country in response to rapid technological shifts, cultural globalization and increasing competitiveness in the global economy to prepare for the future.

  • Moderators: Dr. Liane Lee, FMH, THEi, HK & Pearl Ming-chu Lai, THEi, HK



  • Professor Loh Han Tong, Deputy President (Academic) & Provost of Singapore Institute of Technology, Singapore



  • Professor Uwe Schulz, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Switzerland


  • Professor Bernd Steffensen, Dean of Studies, Department of Social Sciences, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt, Germany



  • Wilson Yuen, Founder and CEO, TFI Digital Media, HK