New Skills for New Jobs

The role of Higher Education Institutions and Business Co-operation

Grand Hotel, Malahide, Dublin 22-23 October 2009

Organised by:

  • The Department of Education and Science
  • European Commission Education and Culture DG Lifelong Learning Programme
  • Higher Education Authority
  • Department for Employment and Learning, Northern Ireland
To see a selection of conference snippets click here.

Each screencast link offers an audio-only mp3 download option for podcasting.

 Date Event Originator TitleFile type  Mins
 
 22 Oct 2009
 Speech

Mr Michael Kelly, Chairman, Higher Education Authority

Mr Batt O'Keeffe TD, Minister for Education and Science

Ms Odile Quintin, Director General, Directorate General Education and Culture, European Commission

Opening remarks
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 Screencast Part 2
 12
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 3
 
22 Oct 2009
 LectureProfessor Tom Collins
Vice President for External Relations, National University of Ireland, Maynooth
Higher Education and Skills Development
 Screencast Part 1
 15
 Screencast Part 2
 14
 
22 Oct 2009
 LectureAddie van Rooij, Vice President Human Resources TSG EMEA, Hewlett Packard
The time is now!  Screencast Part 1
 15
 Screencast Part 2
 13
 
 22 Oct 2009Panel Discussion

Tony Donohoe, Head of Education and Social Policy, IBEC

Addie van Rooij

Professor Tom Collins

Una Halligan, Chair, Expert Group on Future Skills Needs

Chairperson: Brendan Keenan, Group Business Editor, Independent Newspapers
 Screencast Part 1
 15
 Screencast Part 2
 15
 Screencast Part 3
 14
 Screencast Part 4
 15
 
22 Oct 2009
Parallel Session 1

Professor José-Gines Mora, Institute of Education, University of London

Christopher Anz, Corporate Human Resources Strategy, BMW

Panel Discussion

Developing Skills for Innovation: what can HEIs do?

How to identify/define the skills

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 08
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 Screencast Pt 6 12
 
 22 Oct 2009
Parallel Session 1

Jens Bleiel

Professor Giancarlo Gasperoni

 

Panel discussion

Food for Health Ireland

AlmaLaurea Project, University of Bologna

 Screencast Pt 1
 14
 Screencast Pt 2
 15
 Screencast Pt 3
 15
 Screencast Pt 4
 08
 Discussion Pt 1 13
 Discussion Pt 2
 13
 Discussion Pt 3 14
 
 23 Oct 2009
Plenary Session

Andrew Hamilton

Professor Paul McCutcheon

Professor Gillian Nicholls, vice-Chancellor, University of Salford

Peter Mannion
Union of Students in Ireland

Conclusions

 Screencast Pt 1

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Screencast Pt 4
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 Screencast Pt 6
 10
 Screencast Pt 7
 13
 
23 Oct 2009Closing Session

Chair: Jordi Curell, Director, DG Education and Culture

Martin Curley, Global Director, Intel Labs Europe

Professor Anders Flodstrom, Swedish National Agency for Higher Education

Mr Gerhard Reimer, Head of Division Education, Innovation and Research, Federation of Austrian Industries

Dr David Lloyd, TCD/UCD Innovation Alliance

Perspectives for the future

Finbarr Bradley

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