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    Building the Ideal Skill Set for the 21st Century

    Building the Ideal Skill Set for the 21st Century

    How students can prepare for the modern workplace

    • Time  ICOn
      Date & Time 10 December | 18:00-19:30 GST
    • duration
      Duration 1.5 Hours
      • Panel discussion on how the global COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the workplace and the future of work
      • Find out about the ideal skill sets for the 21st-century workplace and how to prepare to enter the job market
      • Live streaming
      • A recording will be available for you to rewatch the session
    Many graduates will soon enter the workplace in unprecedented times. As today’s university students grapple with a post-pandemic world, how can they succeed and make the most of the opportunities that lie ahead?

    Join us virtually on 10 December 2020 for a panel discussion on Building the Ideal Skill Set for the 21st Century. Get expert advice on how to navigate through these changes, adopt an entrepreneurial and growth mindset, unlock hidden opportunities and best future-proof your career.

    Highlights you can expect

    Reskilling & Reimagining the Future
    Discover the importance of science vs creativity; hard skills vs soft skills; systemic thinking; and adaptability. Find out more about the gig economy and the importance of diversity and inclusion from senior leaders in NGOs, global organisations, industry and academia.

    Recruiting for an Increasingly Digital Workplace
    Hear first-hand from SAP professionals on what they look for in future employees and how they recruit in the present day.

    Speakers

    Dr Fida Afiouni
    Associate Professor, Management, Marketing & Entrepreneurship, American University of Beirut

    Wadia Ait Hamza
    Head of the Global Shapers Community, World Economic Forum

    Haifa Al Kaylani
    Founder & Chair, Arab International Women’s Forum

    Kailash Nagdev
    Vice President, Sales & Analytics, Expo 2020 Dubai

    Dr Katharina Schäfer
    Global Head of University Alliances, SAP

    Moderators

    Fatima Alloghani
    Head of Expo Academy & Emiratisation, Human Resources, Workforce & Volunteers, Expo 2020 Dubai

    Wissam Kadi
    Global Initiatives Director at SAP Next-Gen & University Alliances, SAP
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