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13 June 2013

WorldSkills Leipzig 2013 Conference Program

wsl2013_conference.jpgThis year's Conference Program, called "Our Youth - Our Future", is a celebration of the best international organizations dedicated to skills promotion, standards and excellence. From 1-6 July numerous national and international organizations will discuss the present and future of vocational education and training worldwide. Leading institutions and personalities of industry, economy, politics, and vocational education are expected to attend this informative program. Therefore, this will be a great and ideal platform for networking on an international basis.

For up-to-date information, registration and WorldSkills Leipzig 2013 Conference Program events visit

We are proud to host alongside the WorldSkills Leaders Forum and the Global Skills Marketplace a multitude of other international conferences, receptions and meetings including the:

  • Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
  • Saxon State Ministry for Economic Affairs, Labour and Transport (SMWA)
  • European Commission
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation Development (OECD)
  • United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
  • Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)
  • Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (BIBB)
  • International Skills Standards Association (INSSO)
  • WorldSkills Foundation (WSF)

Participants of the WorldSkills Leipzig 2013 Conference Program "Our Youth – Our Future" will be able to network and interact with participants from all the conferences through a unique online networking tool called WorldSkills Connect. By simply registering on this tool, you will be able to link to people at the event who are interested in the same topics, themes and issues. There is the opportunity to set up times to meet and arrange a meeting onsite.

We have enhanced the conference experience by offering city tours of Leipzig, opportunities to be a guest at the Restaurant Service competition, and so much more.

We are making this year's conference experience as interactive and engaging as possible. With over 3,500 people expected to attend the conferences and over 3,000 international specialists accredited to attend the 42nd WorldSkills Competition, WorldSkills Leipzig 2013 is going to be the largest international gathering point for VET in the world!

Don't miss out, register now! We are looking forward to connecting with you in Leipzig!