Best practice report from ‘Skills for Industry’ conference released


The final report from the ‘Skills for Industry 2030’ conference has been released. It provides an overview of funding incentives for up- and re-skilling, as well as an outline of best practices in reducing the skills gap in high-tech skills. It also provides concrete recommendations for further action to ensure the adequate supply-demand for advanced IT skills in the job market.

The report recommendations include to fund a larger number of small-scale initiatives, apply more funding interventions at the various stages of an initiative to better secure its longevity. It is also mentioned that raising awareness of, and motivation for, life-long-learning among the European workforce is crucial — particularly in industry and businesses whose willingness to support such initiatives should increase.

Read the full report on skills4industry.eu