The event

Come to our key event to discuss how skills providers can work in partnership with investors, and organisations driving investment, to achieve success.

The event will be chaired by WorldSkills UK CEO, Ben Blackledge and confirmed speakers include:

  • Charlotte Govan, Deputy Director, Growth and Sector Skills Division, Department for Education
  • Monica Ariño, Director of Public Policy UK, Amazon
  • Andy Berry, Principal and CEO, Bridgwater and Taunton College
  • Martin Wood, Chief Adviser, Industrial Transformation, Office for Investment

Date: 27 March 2024

Time: 10:00 – 12:00

Location: 18 Smith Square, Westminster SW1P 3HZ

Why attend in person?

  • Explore how future-focused FE colleges partner with foreign investors to deliver skills solutions
  • Learn from best practice in technical education through hearing of case studies of FE Colleges deliver for investors
  • Hear from leading figures in government, education and industry about the links between foreign investment and skills 
  • Connect with fellow stakeholders sharing your interest in this area 
  • Find out more about the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence network for innovation and communities of practice to foster collaboration and innovation in teaching excellence in key growth sector

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