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Industry Skills Councils’ joint conference – Skills for Productivity







Australia’s Industry Skills Councils (ISCs), together with key industry bodies gathered at Parliament House in Canberra on Tuesday 25 June 2013.

The conference explored the critical skills challenges facing industry and how the Vocational Education and Training (VET) system can become a strategic partner of both governments and industry.

TLISC’s Robert Adams, along with two other ISC CEOs, formed an expert panel discussing the importance of building capability, changing culture and driving change within enterprises, industry and regional communities. Mr Adams presentation included case studies of successful transport and logistics enterprises promoting the importance of training within the industry. Click here to download the full presentation.

A common theme from industry delegates throughout the day was the need for strong industry leadership of the VET system, especially as Australia enters a period where enterprises will need to make greater investment in workforce skills to underpin their competitiveness and productivity.

  • Read the full media release here.

PUBLISHED IN Latest News > Media Centre ON July 15, 2013