What percentage of classes are
expected to be delivered online
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Source: Data compiled by e-Learning platform Zeqr
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...but our city has some significant challenges if it wants to retain its
status as a tech powerhouse.
Source: Balderton Capital, a Europe-focused venture capital fund
London is Europe’s
largest tech hub
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Britain’s skills gap has worsened by 8% over the past five years.
Source: The 2016 Hays Global Skills Index
Traditional education is
Research found many UK university degrees offered neither the
technical or vocational knowledge that businesses wanted.
Source: The Hays Global Skills Index survey
Student loans last longer
than the skills they buy
A bachelor’s degree used to provide enough basic training to last
a career. Now, the skills learned in traditional higher education
institutions have an average shelf life of five years.
Source: Harvard Business Review and Deloitte
Mass customisation is
driving the learning
People are building their own syllabus. The
global e-learning market is predicted to be
worth £325 billion by 2025.
Source: Research and Markets Industry Forecast to 2025
Businesses are looking
for diverse talent
Unemployment is now just 4.9%, the lowest in 11
years, leaving a smaller pool of workers for
increasingly specialised job roles.
Source: The Hays Global Skills Index Survey
for the unknown
The top 10 job titles used by employees today
did not even exist five years ago.
We are in the age of
Some neuroscientists believe the minds of Generation Alpha – people
born in 2010 onwards – will be in some ways different to those of
previous generations. They will play, learn and interact in new ways.
Today, 73% of adults are considered lifelong learners
For millennials, training and development is the most valuable benefit the company can
offer them, above bonuses, days off, etc.
Sources: Pew Research Center, Forbes + Statista
Complacency is not
How do we cultivate a diverse talent
pool for our future creative industries?
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Royal College of Art
Head of Content EMEA,
Workplace by Facebook
How do we skill up to keep up in
our changing world?
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Blanch - European Director,
How is technology playing with our
experience of learning?
Head of Product, Memrise
Director of Experience and Learning,
Institute of Imagination
Talks on the future
of learning in work,
play and beyond