26 August 2015
The WorldSkills International Board of Directors meeting at WorldSkills São Paulo 2015 included formal acknowledgement that the 2015-2019 Board is now in office. The Board expressed thanks to Rafael Lucchesi, ex officio WorldSkills São Paulo 2015, for his contributions, especially in connection with the Competition. Lucchesi pledged to contribute to WorldSkills in future. Also, the Board extended special thanks for long-standing contributions to Worldskills to Roberto Spada, retiring after two terms from his position of Vice President for Special Affairs. Spada expressed his thanks to the Board of Directors, and committed to remain involved with WorldSkills.