Competences of the Future: Learning and Teaching Soft Skills

18 Jun , 14:00–15:15
International Youth Economic Forum
Pavilion G, conference hall G1

In the rapidly changing realities of the job market, interdisciplinary or universal skills are becoming increasingly important. It is paramount to start developing them as early as the freshman year. How to change the outlines of educational programmes? What should educational activities result in? Which competencies should be developed in universities, and which should be acquired as part of the lifelong learning?

Dmitry Zemtsov, Vice Rector, National Research University Higher School of Economics

Dina Gaizatullina, Deputy General Director for Government Relations, Innotech Group
Arseny Mayorov, Deputy General Director, Russian "Znanie" Society
Stanislav Neverov, General Director, East Arctic Oil and Gas Corporation
Alexey Tuzikov, Executive Director, Head of Youth Accelerators, Sberbank
Damir Fattakhov, Deputy Head, Federal Agency for Youth Affairs (Rosmolodezh)