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WorldSkills Conference 2018

Uniting for Youth: Building networks for innovative skills solutions

15–16 October 2018: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

With three distinct tracks – Inspire, Develop, and Influence – WorldSkills Conference 2018 will  help you find solutions to the questions and challenges that you are facing. One of the main themes will be the Dutch system, based on the triple helix: an intertwining network of government, education, and industry. This approach ensures that skills are constantly brought to a next level, linking education to the latest developments in the world of work.


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Krasnapolsky Hotel - a magnificent historic building with an exceptional location in the heart of the city

The hotel is located in the heart of Amsterdam’s characteristic historical centre on Dam Square, the main square of the city with a view of the Royal Palace. Trendsetting shopping streets are around the corner, as well as museums like Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House and the Rijksmuseum. Amsterdam Central Station is at seven minutes walking distance, and bus and tram stops are just around the corner. The hotel building dates back to 1855 and has 451 guest rooms and 22 meeting rooms, each with a contemporary décor and an natural color scheme.



WorldSkills General Assembly 2018