Coady Institute and the Centre for Employment Innovation are reviving the tradition of Kitchen Table meetings through a series of online discussions on the Future of Work and Workers so that we may collectively learn from each other. Please see below for details on our next session in the series β€˜A Kitchen Table Dialogue on the Future of Work and Workers: The Role of Government.

November 25, 2020 – 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM AST
Atlantic Standard Time (Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada) – don’t forget to check your local time zone!

This webinar is the eighth in a series exploring some of the key forces that are redefining work as we know it today.

In this discussion, Amit Vatsyayan, Partner, Ernst and Young India will join PVG Menon, CEO, Electronic Sector Skills Council of India (ESSCI) and Amie Haughn, Director, Employment Nova Scotia, Department of Labour and Advanced Education, in sharing their perspectives on the role of government in shaping the future of work that works for all citizens.

The conversation will focus on the shifting skills requirements globally and what governments are doing in the area of skill development, including reskilling and upskilling existing workers. The guest speakers will share perspectives on the complexities of implementing broad-based work-force development programs as well as innovative models, practices and strategies for doing it at scale.

Please join us for what promises to be an insightful and engaging conversation!