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Skills for Industry
Fostering New Services and Jobs Creation

Expert Workshop
T-shaped skills for industry

15th September 2020, 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm CEST





2:00 - 2:10 pm

European policy background

André Richier, European Commission DG GROW

2:10 – 2:20 pm

Introduction: Promising industry-led skills initiatives

Carola Schulz, empirica

2:20 – 2:40 pm

Bosch Learning Company – internal upskilling programme for employees

Matthias Teine, Expert for Digital Learning, Robert Bosch GmbH

2:40 – 3:00 pm

Digital Booster Programme – in-company digital transformation programme

Franziska Eickhoff, Head of Digital Team Retail, Innogy SE

3:00 – 3:20 pm


3:20 – 3:40 pm

Smart Industry Netherlands – digitalisation support for SMEs

Peter van Harten, Ambassador, Smart Industry Netherlands

3:40 – 4:30 pm

Expert Discussion

Exploring learning formats

Cooperation schemes with education and policy

Disruptions by COVID

Identifying and communicating skills needs

Upskilling necessities for the augmented worker

Moderated by

Jim Spohrer, ISSIP

Utpal Mangla, IBM

Laurent Probst, PwC

Werner B. Korte, empirica

Contact in case of problems and questions

Carola Schulz: carola.schulz@empirica(dot)com

Tobias Hüsing: tobias.huesing@empirica(dot)com

Werner B. Korte: werner.korte@empirica(dot)com


tel.: +49 228 98530-0