Australian Industry Standards (AIS) is hosting a series of Industry Skills Forums across the country to explore the current and future skills needs of the 11 industry sectors supported by AIS in our role as a Government-funded Skills Service Organisation. The theme for the forums is digital transformation and "future skilling".
"Future skilling” our people will be critical for industry and educators as the global environment evolves and emerging technologies impact job requirements. While new opportunities are driving the economy, there are challenges to ensure business can access a sustainable, flexible and high-quality workforce with the relevant skills.
Forums will be held in the following capital cities:
Canberra - Tuesday 11 September 2018
Brisbane - Tuesday 18 September 2018
Sydney - Wednesday 26 September 2018
Hobart - Tuesday 9 October 2018
Darwin - Tuesday 16 October 2018
Melbourne - Tuesday 30 October 2018
Perth - Thursday 8 November 2018
Adelaide - Tuesday 13 November 2018
The forums will provide the opportunity to directly shape the skills and workforce priorities in the following industries and feed into the 2019 Skills Forecasts: