Regional Meeting Turin

22nd-23rd of May, 2017

Unimanagement (meeting room Agorà)

Via XX Settembre, 29, Turin, Italy



On the 22nd and 23rd of May the Center for Innovative Education celebrated success of its first Regional Meeting of the New Education Forum in Turin.


We hosted Members of the three Committees of the European Parliament: Ms Mercedes Bresso from the Committee of Regions, Mr Brando Benifei from the Committee of Labour and Social Affairs and Mr Daniele Viotti from the Budget Committee. Panellists also included experts and business representatives from Scotland, Germany, Italy, Spain and Poland. We benefited from knowledge of three research institutions, including Italian INAPP.


Regional Meeting Turin Gallery


Guests included Members of the Confindustria – Italian Employers’ organisation and experts on the labour market topic from 8 Member States. The Meeting was supported by UniCredit and took place in its impressive UniManagement building.


Turin Materials


Turin Outcomes



19:00        Welcoming dinner (May 22nd)

9:00           Welcoming statements from the hosts (May 23rd)

9:15           Working table regarding promotion of vocational learning and training

10:45        coffee break

11:00        Working table on raising awareness of soft skills significance in the education process

12:30        lunch break

13:30        Working table on development of quick learning pathways

15:00        Closing speech from the hosts


Among Panelists:


  • Brando Benifei, Member of the European Parliament
  • Mercedes Bresso, Member of the European Parliament
  • Ellen Doherty, Director of Education Professional Learning, General Teaching Council, Scotland
  • Claudio Masotti, Vice President, European Parents’ Association
  • Sigfrido Pilone, Ing. Direttore Camerana e della Fondazione ITS Aerospazio e Meccatronica
  • Giorgio Possio, Dottor, A.D. Spesso Gasket; Presidente del Protocollo Lean, VP Piccola Industria Confindustria.
  • Stefano Serra, Chief Executive Officer, Teseo – Clemessy Italy, President Camerana Professional School, President oundation ITS Aerospace & Mechatronics and Robotics Protocol
  • Krzysztof Świerk, Principal, VET Schools Center
  • Daniele Viotti, Member of the European Parliament
  • Reinhold Weiß, Vice‐President & Research Director, Bundesinstitut für Berufsbildung