department/unit: Albanian Skills / CreaVoc Living Labs
services: CreaVoc Living Labs Creative and cultural industries are vital for the economies and societies. Through CreaVoc Living Labs, Albanian Skills organisation intends to promote innovation and entrepreneurship and develop innovative practices of (up) skilling for the future in the Creative and Cultural Industries. CreaVoc Living Labs created through workshops, debates, trainings, competitions, creative communities, peerspaces, forums, training of trainers, innovative learning methodologies, practices, b2b, networking, etc will use the 4+ Helix innovation model, which supports the formation of a win-win situation between ecology, knowledge and innovation, and creating synergies between economy, society, and democracy. Tentatively Yearly Program 2019 will be published by End of January 2019. Register your interest in this link https://goo.gl/JmHLqE .
previous experience: Creative and Cultural Industries and Vocational Skills - Marathon Debate - taking place in 8 weeks, in the framework of European Vocational Skills Week activities, the European Commission's initiative. Being the first of this kind, we want to encourage debates on the vocational skills these industries need and gaps existing in the current education system. The courageous inventors and entrepreneurs in Creative and Cultural Industries (Vocational) Education and (Training) experts and students and learners will be in the arena of the debate to explore gaps and identify the alternative and innovative ways of learning for the vocational skills the creative industries are needed.