Cedefop's findings were presented at two Brussels events: a Cedefop workshop at the European Parliament and the Belgian Presidency's ministerial conference on green employment
At the Spanish Presidency conference, ‘New skills and new jobs for a more competitive Europe’ held on 8 and 9 April in Barcelona, Cedefop Director Aviana Bulgarelli presented the full results of the medium-term forecast on the demand and supply of skills (published 8 April).
Europe needs to make better use of people’s potential
Director Aviana Bulgarelli presented the results of Cedefop’s latest forecasts on the projected demand and supply of skills up to 2020 at a conference held in Brussels on 4 February 2010. The conference, New Skills for New Jobs: Action Now, focused on the findings of the expert group set up in March 2009 to advise the Commission on how to put the New Skills for New Jobs initiative into practice.
Cedefops forecasts on the demand (2008) and supply (2009) of skills are intended to provide information on trends. This years study focused on which skills people will be offering in the next ten years.