Tentative Programme

Pre-conference Visits: 15 June 2017 (Thursday) PM

Visits to VPET Institutions

Day 1: 16 June 2017 (Friday)

Hall 5E, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong

08:00 - 09:00

Registration and Coffee

09:00 - 09:30

Welcome Speech
Opening Ceremony

09:55 - 10:00

Change of Venue

10:35 - 11:05

Coffee Break and Networking

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:30 - 15:00

Focus Highlight in VPET: Dual VET – A Success Factor for the Economy in Switzerland
Professor Cornelia OERTLE
Director General, Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (SFIVET), Switzerland

15:00 - 15:30

Coffee Break and Networking

Day 2: 17 June 2017 (Saturday)

Hall 5E, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong

08:00 - 09:00

Registration and Coffee

09:00 - 09:35

Keynote Speech: Partnership and Collaboration among VPET Institutions in Asia Pacific Region
Professor Shyamal MAJUMDAR
Head, UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre, Germany

10:10 – 10:40

10:40 – 11:10

Coffee Break and Networking

12:40 – 14:30

Lunch

14:15 - 14:45

Guided Tour of WorldSkills HK Competition and Carnival (Hall 5BC)

16:00 – 17:00

Coffee and Tea / Networking

*The programme is indicative only and subject to change. The speakers and sessions may change.