International Industrial Forum was arranged in Cherepovets 12-13.12. 2018. The forum was held in the University of Cherepovets. Participants were from the university, vocational schools and local companies. http://agr-city.ru/promforum/
Forum had two parts and several interesting presentations and discussions.
Representatives of Adult Education Centre Kouvola participated in the Conference “New Technologies – New staff”. The conference was focused in the challenge of finding qualified staff for industry. One of the main topics was need for improving the cooperation of companies with universities and vocational schools. Raimo Ala-Mäyry with his team had prepared a presentation of AEC about their experience in this field. The case sample of cooperation for training new staff members for a local company in Kouvola generated great interest in the audience. The local participants asked about monitoring the needs of industry, what AEC is effectively doing via students’ practicing period and regular meetings with industry representatives.
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Raimo Ala-Mäyry a construction specialist from AEC answered to questions of the audience. Virve Obolgogiani made the presentation in Russian.