More than 1,350 Competitors from 63 countries and regions competed at the 45th WorldSkills Competition
Improving our world with the power of skills
We inspire young people to develop a passion for skills and pursuing excellence, through competitions and promotions.
We develop skills through global training standards, benchmarking systems, and enhancing industry engagement.
We influence industry, government, and educators through cooperation and research — building a global platform of skills for all.
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9 September 2019
28 August 2019
23-24 August 2019 in Kazan, Russia
15-18 November 2019
21-23 November 2019
8-13 December 2019
Our last competition was 22-27 August 2019 in Russia.
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In dynamic times, the one constant is the ability of skills to shape and define our world.