First Digital VPET International Conference in Hong Kong When Experts Gathered to Explore New Directions in VPET
The rise of new technologies and innovation is reshaping the future of work and the kinds of skills needed by those in the workforce. To cope with these changes, modern-day Vocational and Professional Education and Training (VPET) plays a key role in empowering today’s youth to become tomorrow’s talent. Hosted by the Vocational Training Council (VTC) and the Education Bureau (EDB) on May 15, the VPET International Conference 2020 featured 25 experts and speakers from Europe, America, Asia and Hong Kong – all exploring the issues surrounding the future of VPET and skills development.
Themed “Skilling for the Future”, VPET International Conference 2020 made use of the latest technology to provide a borderless platform and engage viewers from 50 countries to explore ideas on VPET and skills development in the new age, garnering over 10,000 online views.