Apart from gaining insights into the impact of megatrends, particularly in times of rapid change and high uncertainty, skills forecasts can also be used for scenario analysis. To contribute to shaping a more proactive approach to skills policy, this workshop presented evidence from several Cedefop skills forecast scenarios.
Ben Kriechel is Managing Partner at Economix Research & Consulting. He is specialized in empirical labour market research and research methodology
Ilias Livanos is a Cedefop expert. Working in the Department for skills and the labour market, Ilias heads the Skills forecast and the European skills index projects, while he has been responsible for conceptualising the quantitative structure of the Skills Panorama.