Acting now for future skills: themes and discussion
We are used to hearing about the threat of automation and the 'rise of the robots', but less attention is focused on the skills required to thrive in a digitally-enabled future.
Our research predicts growing demand for '21st century skills' - those which combine social and cognitive abilities - in the labour market of the future. But what does this mean for educators and policymakers now?
Nesta’s flagship education and skills event, 'Acting now for future skills', explored emerging trends and assessed practical solutions for developing the skills we will need in the future.
Explore our content online, join the discussion on Twitter using the hashtag #futureskills, and replay our live stream from the day.