This is the fourth of a successful series of International Conferences on
"New Horizons in Industry and Education" previously held on Santorini island, 1999, on Milos island, 2001 and on Santorini island on 2003.
It is organized by the Department of Applied Informatics and Multimedia of the Technological Educational Institute of Crete (GR). Co-organizer is the Horizontal Action of Career Offices of the Hellenic TEIs
At the turn of the 21st century most industries are experiencing radical changes due to the introduction of new technologies and the globalisation of business. These changes are challenging industrialists and educators alike. They require new ways of doing business, innovative strategies and new approaches to competition. The Conference key feature is to identify those changes and their requirements for industrialists. Special attention will be drawn to the necessary innovative approaches and experiences developed in education to adapt teaching to these new challenges.
TOPICS OF INTEREST
Worldwide Education and Industry Policies
Policies for increased competitiveness
Globalization, Competitiveness and Transition
Corporate Finance and Governance
The official language of the conference will be English.