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Vocational Education and Training Resources

OECD Action Plan for Youth

The work of the OECD in the areas of youth skills development, the youth unemployment crisis and local, national and global programs to support preparing youth to contribute to the global economy and society is broad. These sites provide a topline view of the information, data and reports of relevance and importance to stakeholders in the world skills movement.

Construction and Building Technology

International Building and Construction Trade Fair

The next International Building and Construction Trade Fair will be held in May 2015 in Shanghai, China. The Fair is an international exhibition that will bring together 88,000+ individuals from all around the globe to enhance their business prospective and scope. Decision makers, end users, designers, architects, importers and exporters and other professionals related with the building and construction industry will be a part of this event.

Creative Arts and Fashion

International Textiles and Apparel Association

ITAA is an international, professional, educational member association composed of scholars, educators, and students in the textile, apparel, and merchandising disciplines in higher education. The Association engages with its members through meetings, special events, and publications including monographs and annual design catalogs - all of which can be sourced through the ITAA website.

Information and Communications Technology

The International Manufacturing Technology Show

The International Manufacturing Technology Show is one of the largest industrial trade shows and conferences in the world, featuring 1,900 exhibitors and 100,000 visitors. The IMTS site will connect you with information about the show itself, the IMTS Student Summit, and webinars and webinar archives.

Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education

The AACE is an international educational organization with the mission of advancing Information Technology in education and e-Learning research, development, and its practical application. AACE provides international conferences, high quality publications, a leading-edge digital library, career center, and other opportunities for professional growth. Global U is a continually developing “experimental lab” initiative intended to provide learning and professional development opportunities on the latest research, trends, and best practices related to the field. Manufacturing and Engineering Technology.

Social and Personal Services

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation

The mission of the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) is to enhance the restaurant industry's service to the public through education, community engagement and promotion of career opportunities.

Transportation and Logistics

Automotive Testing Technology International

Automotive Testing Technology International magazine is a significant and respected publication for the discussion of the latest trends, developments and technological advancements within automotive testing, evaluation and quality engineering. Published four times a year, in-depth case studies and articles, expert interviews and ground-breaking technology profiles cover areas from impact and crash testing to vehicle refinement, from NVH to engine and emissions. Automotive Testing Technology International magazine covers all aspects of automotive testing and evaluation.