Assoc. Prof. Tomozii Elena Simona, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies. School of Business, China
Tomozii Elena Simona副教授，广东外语外贸大学南国商学院，中国
Research Area: Educational Reform and Change Management / General Management / Entrepreneurship
Title：Facing the tendencies of 21st Century
21st Century presented itself with both opportunities and challenges. Some of the most important global tendencies we currently face are represented by globalization, technological advancement, ingenuity, energy renewal, new jobs and careers, economical rejuvenation, planetary and environmental security, personal growth and development and last but not least the issue of sustainability.
China, one of the main economic leaders at global level is preparing to meet the demands of the future by shaping new policies that aim to accelerate the development in key area, through strategies and program such as: Made in China 2025, Belt and Road initiative with the 17+1 platform. Recently a new focus is given on sustainable development and the neutralization of Carbon emissions.
For our society to continue developing we need to constantly look towards the needed jobs of the future as well as to the related competences profiles.
STEM education and AI Education is anticipated to become part of the normal training of the new generations, therefore we need to focus more of our attention towards this direction