The world of technology requires new skills and new approaches to securing digital talent for your business. This starts from education right through to skills and apprenticeships development in organisations to ensure the UK is “future ready”. This session shares cutting edge developments in digital skills, details of Microsoft’s Digital Skills Programme, and shares the way innovators in business are harnessing the potential of digital transformation in education, skills and learning.
During this session, we’ll hear from The Department of Education, Milton Keynes College, Birmingham City University, Microsoft’s Skills Lead and the Digital Skills Lead for the Mayor of London’s team.
Julian Beer, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Birmingham City University
Catherine Knivett, Principal Policy Officer Digital Skills, Greater London Authority
Julie Mills, CEO and Principal, Milton Keynes College
Ian Fordham, Director of Education, Microsoft
Sarah Hedley, National Skills Lead, Microsoft