WorldSkills Shanghai 2021 will be held from 22-27 September. More than 1,300 Competitors from over 60 WorldSkills Member countries and regions will compete in 56 skills.
Every two years WorldSkills hosts the world championships of skills which attracts more than 1,600 Competitors from more than 60 countries. At this event, young people from all corners of the globe gather together for the chance to win a prestigious medal in their chosen skill. There are competitions in 56 skills across a wide range of industries — from joinery to floristry; hairdressing to electronics; and autobody repair to bakery. The Competitors represent the best of their peers and are selected from skills competitions that are held in WorldSkills Member countries and regions.
One of the legacies of WorldSkills Competitions is the increased visibility of skilled professional education, as one of the tools of social and economic transformation.
The Competition also provides leaders in industry, government, and education with the opportunity to exchange information and best practices regarding industry and professional education. New ideas and processes inspire school-aged youth to dedicate themselves to technical and technological careers and build a better future.
WorldSkills Kazan 2019
Long known as the “Pearl of the Orient”, Shanghai combines a rich history with a modern and fashionable international metropolis. A major Asian-Pacific transport hub with excellent connectivity, Shanghai is the leading city in the Yangtze River Delta. It is one of the most open cities in China, with 182 countries and regions investing in Shanghai, and 670 regional headquarters of multinational corporations located there.
WorldSkills Conference 2021, held on 23-24 September, will attract over 1000 educators, ministers, government officials, leaders of business and industry, and youth together to share best practice and learn about global trends and issues found in Vocational Education and Training (VET), skills demand, skills of the future as well as skills excellence and development.
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Deadline: August 31, 2021
Program Starts: September 22, 2021
Program Ends: September 27, 2021