In its sixth year, the Global Education & Skills Forum continues to find innovative ways to bring the public, private and social sectors together. New formats and sessions will generate, no only debate and discussion, but the solutions that will prepare young people for the world of 2030 and beyond.

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Join a series of powerful short talks, where special guest speakers share their unique point of view, and real life experience. Including an open Q&A, these 30 minute EdTalks will inspire and challenge delegates in the ways we can prepare young people for the world of 2030.

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Debate Chamber

Choose from a series of thought-provoking debates with expert speakers taking opposite sides of the Chamber. Over each one hour debate delegates can expect strong interests and fierce questioning. Will you agree with the motions of the House?

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Boardroom Insights

This innovative format provides opportunities for delegates to hear from global business leaders, and their experiences of young people entering today's workforce. Join the session to hear how private sectors recruit the skills they need, today and for 2030 and beyond. 

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Join Global Education & Skills Forum partners as they help answer the question of this year’s Forum – “how?”. Leading practitioners will outline how to build and share solutions that can scale when implemented in programmes and national systems.

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Teacher Masterclass

Take a class with one of the Top Ten finalists of the Global Teacher Prize. Each teacher will share a live 30 minute lesson with the Forum. Their methods and outstanding contribution to the profession are sure to encourage the pivotal role of teachers everywhere.

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Coffee House

Connect with some of the world’s most influential thinkers and leaders as they share their deep experience and current education thinking in the Coffee House. This intimate one hour allows delegates to ask direct questions and hear their personal secrets to success.