AMMAN – The Arab International Society for Management Technology (AIMICT) in collaboration with the Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Knowledge Forum (TAG-KF) organized a webinar on “Emerging Tech Global Gap Index”,delivered by digital transformation expert and president of CertNexus, Mr. Jeffrey Felice.
In his presentation, Mr. Felice reviewed several international reports and studies indicating that digitalization is widening the skills gap. In particular, he referred to a number of companies that suffer from a significant skills gap, where 64% of managers do not believe that their employees are able to keep pace with the skills required in the future; and while 70% of employees say they don’t have the skills they need for their job today.
The webinar was moderated by the Executive Director of TAG-KF, Mr. Fadi Daoud, who discussed various topics, including the future organizational structure of the workforce, the skills that every professional will need in the age of artificial intelligence (AI) and core competencies. and capabilities that AI jobs need.
In conclusion, Mr. Felice asserted that “emerging technology is transforming business, government and personal lifestyle, helping to reshape the employment landscape. Therefore, we and our organizations need to hone our professional skills for the future and update them accordingly”.
The technical webinar is part of a series of technical outreach webinars and sessions launched jointly between AIMICT and TAG-KF, as part of TAG-KF’s ongoing efforts to disseminate and share information and knowledge through their platforms. .
The Arab International Society for Management Technology (AIMICT) was established as a non-profit organization in 1989, in Buffalo-New York State, USA, and it was officially registered in Amman in 1990 under the name “Arab Management Society”. In 2015, the name of the organization was changed to “The Arab International Society for Management Technology” (AIMICT), to keep pace with modern global technological developments in various sectors and to help establish and create a management based on knowledge. Additionally, AIMICT is an Authorized Training Partner with CertNexus.
CertNexus is a vendor-neutral certification body, providing emerging technology certifications and micro-certificates for business, data, development, IT and security professionals. CertNexus’ mission is to help fill the global emerging technology skills gap while providing individuals with a path to establishing rewarding careers in cybersecurity, data science, Internet of Things and artificial intelligence. (AI)/machine learning.
To watch the webinar recorded on the TAG.Global Youtube channel, please click on the following link: https://youtu.be/EqEqAw2ByQI