The scope can be very wide, so I chose today to focus on a simple theme – outline our understanding of the shifts in the Workforce, the needs and demands of the new Enterprise and our thoughts on what the Education system should look at to mould students for the new workforce. Mahatreya’s session this morning – values, excellence, communiation , collaboration etc are the key traits that we in the industry also look upto.
ICTACT Bridge 2014 - Enlivening The NextGen Workforce - Mr.Arun Rajamani, Microsoft
The future of work
Over 80%of new apps will be
distributed or deployed on clouds in 2012.
Global demand for higher education
will expand from 97 million
students in 2000 to 263 million
students by 2025.
The world is evolving for
Realities & ROI:
Doing “New with
By 2016, smartphones and
tablets will put power in the pockets
of a billion global consumers.
The world’s mobile worker
population will reach
—over 37% of the total
65% of companies
are deploying at least one
Social software tool.
70% of businesses are either using or
investigating cloud computing solutions –
Meaning they seek workers familiar with cloud solutions
of unstructured data
is predicted over the
next five years.
77% of all jobs will require technical skills
New global workforce trends means new demands placed on r education
Advances in technology
Making technology accessible and affordable is critical
Microsoft in Education
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