Problem solving in a technology-rich environment

Event date: 
24 Sep 2013 (All day)

At this event William Thorn, Senior Analyst in the OECD will present on the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC), specifically people’s ability to use technology to solve problems and accomplish complex texts.

PIAAC is an OECD survey that tests the knowledge and skills of adults in 24 countries. A core component of PIAAC involves problem solving in technology-rich environments (PS-TRE) and this seminar aims to explain the importance and relevance of the survey to people working in the technology sector, ahead of the results being on October 8.