Modern Employment 

and Digital Credentials 

1st December 2017

Human skills with a digital lens


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It has never been more important to recognise, recruit and retain talent in the workplace, digital credentials help us see people for who they are and who they could be. 

This is the first ‘European Summit’ which will bring together high profile employers, members of civil service, education and commercial product leaders to share, learn and discuss technology, people and the climate in the digital credentials movement.

Network with like-minded people from different industries, policy and education.

Listen to leading organisations who recognise, recruit and retain talent with the use of digital credentials.

What to expect

Understand the global significance of the movement towards digital credentials. 

Contribute to the cutting edge work on the future of employability skills.

RSA House has been home to innovative thinkers who have been dedicated to shaping the future through ideas and action for over 260 years. 

RSA House, London

IMS Global


Keynote Speakers

Senior Codesign Manager in the Jisc Digital Futures directorate. 

Ruth Drysdale

Matthew Taylor

Chief Executive of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA)

Author of 'Good Work - Modern Working Practices' - the Taylor Report (July 2017). 


Mark Leuba

Prof. Ilona Buchem

Vice President of Product Management for IMS Global, the leaders in

education technology interoperability standards, dedicated to better learning through

better learning technology. In 2017, IMS became the publisher for Open Badges,

developed originally by the Mozilla Foundation.

Beuth University


Professor for Communication and Media Sciences at Beuth University of Applied Sciences in Berlin

Plus more speakers to be announced!



Take a look at our line up

Session 2: Skills Mobility

Deep Dive into version 2.0 of the credentials standard and the future of digital credentials: Explore and discover everything you need to know about V2.0  with leading technical experts. This is recommended for those working to implement, integrate or contribute to the future of the standard. 

Deep Dive into Digital Credentials Success Stories: Listen to and ask questions of leading organisations who are using Open Badges including Education Institutions, Employers and Professional Membership bodies.


Session 1: Modern Work and Open Badges

Session 3: Effective Talent Management for the Modern Industry


What are you waiting for?

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