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Presentation Hall B2 SEMICON EUROPA > SMART Workforce > Session 1: Skills to Accelerate Your Career
10:45-11:05 h | Hall B2 Inspiration Hub, Booth B2.261
Subjects: SEMICON EUROPA
Chairman: Desiree Gahler (, VAT Group)
METIS, approved by the European Commission, is the newest and largest electronics education initiative in Europe. Funded by the Erasmus+ Program, the initiative brings together industry and university partners to connect students and employers to boost career opportunities in the electronics industry. The project focuses on key technological, environmental and societal trends shaping the future of electronics technology; identifies emerging job profiles and develops a modern curriculum as well as an innovative learning platform accessible to all. Emir Demircan will present the project concept and present what METIS provides for businesses and students at all levels.
Emir Demircan, Director of Advocacy and Public Policy, SEMI Europe. He is a professional in public policy and government affairs in engineering technologies. At SEMI, he is responsible for leading pan-European advocacy actions on technology, talent, regulatory and government incentives. He previously worked in the 3D printing, chemical and digital sectors. He studied international political economy at King's College London.