Towards a New Generation of Engaged Universities:
The Need to Act, Adapt and Transform

16th – 18thApril, 2024 | Kempinski Central Avenue (Formerly the Address Dubai Mall), Dubai, UAE

[vc_row][vc_column width=\”1/4\”][vc_single_image image=\”7639\” img_size=\”150×150\” alignment=\”center\” css_animation=\”fadeInDown\”][/vc_column][vc_column width=\”3/4\”][vc_column_text]Prof. Amr Adly, Former Deputy Minister, Higher Education and Scientific Research for Universities Affairs, Egypt
Abstract Title: Higher Education Strategic Requirements for Fulfilling the Fourth Industrial Revolution Job Needs
When: Day 1 (26th November, 2019) | 10:00 – 10:35[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Abstract

There is no doubt that higher education could play a crucial role in supporting the quest to achieve national economy prosperity. While offering quality education could support this quest through the attraction of international students, offering highly qualified graduates capable of both supporting national development requirements as well as acquiring regional and international job opportunities remains the most important task. In a world of colossal scientific developments and information technology prevalence, the fourth industrial revolution has been unleashed. Expectations are well justified for the disappearance of a batch of current jobs, the creation of previously nonexistent jobs and the dramatic change of some current job descriptions and qualification requirements. As an obvious consequence, dramatic ramifications are urgently required for higher education strategies. Details of higher education strategic requirements for fulfilling the fourth industrial revolution job needs are given in the talk.[/vc_column_text][button background=\”#941c1f\” url=\”\”]Go Back[/button][/vc_column][/vc_row]