Spring 2020 (Date TBA) | 08:00 a.m. - 12:50 p.m. | London, UK

Building for the Skills of the Future

According to the World Economic Forum, 133 million new job roles will be created in the next three years. As an L&D leader, you’re responsible for preparing your workforce not just for what is happening now, but what will come next.

At the Udemy Forum, we will uncover the skills and learning trends for 2020 and connect you with fellow learning leaders. You will come away with tactical programs and strategies to take back to your organisation to build for the skills of the future.
Join Us

Our Insights.
Your Expertise.

  • Get the latest learning trends & skills based on what 50+ million people are learning on Udemy worldwide
  • Build meaningful connections. We will connect you before, during and after the Forum with L&D and People Leaders in your industry
  • Take home a step-by-step change agility framework to help you navigate change in your organisation


Wednesday, April 22
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration & Breakfast
Check-in and enjoy a delicious breakfast with fellow L&D leaders
9:00 am - 9:15 am
Welcome to the Udemy for Business Forum
9:15 am - 9:40 am
The Skills of the Future: Discovering The Latest Trends & Skills of 2020 with Yvonne Chen, VP of Marketing at Udemy for Business
Understanding the future skills your organisation will need to stay competitive in the ever-evolving skills landscape is critical for L&D and People leaders. New technologies like artificial intelligence are rapidly reshaping the world of work, but most organisations aren't ready. In this session, Yvonne Chen, VP of Marketing at Udemy for Business, will dive into Udemy's 2020 Workplace Learning Trends Report which highlights this year's latest learning trends & hottest skills based on what 50+ million people are learning on Udemy.
9:40 am - 10:05 am
Fireside chat: Designing Employee-First Programs for the New Decade
In 2020 and beyond, the L&D function will play a critical role in guiding organisations through this period of radical change. Discover how organisations like yours are constructing L&D initiatives that identify and minimise company-specific skills gaps and learn how to implement innovative programs that can help equip your workforce with the skills of the future.
10:05 am - 10:25 am
10:25 am - 11:55 am
How an Escape Room Can Help Your Organization Navigate Change with John O'Neill
Change is hard. Change is also inevitable and necessary. In today's constantly shifting world, it's critical that businesses are ready to adapt and thrive in change. In this workshop, John O'Neill will take you through a hands-on and interactive session to showcase the critical elements of change and provide the necessary strategies and methodologies to successfully navigate your organisation through change.
11:55 am - 12:50 pm
Closing Reception & Lunch
Before heading back to work, enjoy light bites and foster the new connections you made throughout the morning. If you would like to see our platform in action, there is the option to get a quick demo.
Yvonne Chen
VP Marketing,
Udemy for Business
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John O'Neill
Learning & Development Partner,
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Abi Williams
Head of Corporate Sales & Sales Development EMEA,
Udemy for Business
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Ron Stock
People Development Manager,
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London, United Kingdom

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