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14 June 2013

Discover Skills Unlimited at the Global Skills Marketplace

gsm.jpg The Global Skills Marketplace (GSM) is an international forum where WorldSkills Members and guests are invited to “Discover Skills Unlimited” within a series of interactive and engaging 45-minute seminars that will run throughout the day on Friday, 5 July, 10:00–16:00 in the Conference Center Leipzig (CCL).

GSM sessions are dedicated to global skills issues and are offered as part of the overall WorldSkills Leipzig 2013 Conference Program – an international conference and seminar programme that will bring together leaders from around the world to network, share best practices and learn from others. The GSM will offer internationally themed seminars relating to Digital Media and E-learning, Mobility and Globalization, Tradition and Future and Discover VET – Made in Germany.

This specific seminar series aims to demonstrate the broad spectrum of current developments in vocational and education training worldwide and to share successful best practice examples. Participants will be able to pick the seminars that are most relevant to them and their work field.

A moderated GSM Networking Session from 15:00-16:00 offers you an unique platform where you can exchange ideas with the GSM presenters and built up an international network.

All seminar presentations and discussions will be in English. With the GSM registration, you participate at your choosen seminars and the Networking Session. You have access to the conference center and WorldSkills Leipzig 2013’s main event, the 46 skill competitions on Friday, 5 July.

For the full schedule and seminar descriptions please visit

Organizers of the GSM: Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (BIBB) in Germany and WorldSkills Leipzig 2013.