The 9th Saudi Technical Conference & Exhibition STCEX 2020

What is STCEX

The 9th Saudi Technical Conference and Exhibition (STCEX 2020) is an international conference that has drawn together experts, researchers, local and international business representatives and a number of government officials who will share information, experiences and the latest developments in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)

STCEX 2020 addresses a number of scientific papers focusing on three main topics:

  1. Prospecting Future Skills and Occupations
  2. The Role of TVET in Achieving Sustainable Development
  3. Investing in TVET
Training workshops are offered throughout each day. Exhibition opportunities for business professionals and relevant government agencies.


  1. Sharing expertise, latest developments, experiences and initiatives related to TVET
  2. Discussing issues such as staffing requirements, programs, curricula and approaches in TVET associated with the skills of future occupations
  3. Discussing challenges facing TVET in light of Industry 4.0
  4. Presenting the most successful experiences of investment and privatization experiences related to TVET
  5. Discussing cooperation and integration between training and employment agencies
  6. Discussing ways to support entrepreneurship
  7. Reviewing models of the latest local and international training programs


First: The Conference

  1. Expert and Official Sessions covering main themes and topics of the Conference
  2. Scientific Papers Sessions covering scientific papers submitted by experts and researchers for discussion
  3. Training Workshops

Second: The Exhibition

  1. TVTC activities and achievements including models of entrepreneurship, innovations, partnerships and initiatives
  2. Business Sector and relevant government agencies
  3. Training agencies and international companies concerned with the professional certificates

Main topics of the conference

First Topic Prospecting future skills and occupations

This topic explores skills occupations and professions of the future and mechanisms of their identifying and adapting to training programs. It also explores the role of TVET in qualifying the required competencies. This topic includes the challenges facing TVET in light of Industry 4.0.

Second Topic The role of TVET in achieving sustainable development

This topic details the contributions of TVET in developing training modules to enable young people to cope with the requirements of the labor market. The topic also addresses TVTC's contribution in encouraging creativity and innovation in promising fields and in developing training curricula and approaches. The topic includes the role of the professional certificates in the training-based standard.

Third Topic Investing in TVET

This topic aims at identifying the most prominent strategies and experiences of investment related to TVET, and focus on entrepreneurship and measuring the Return on Investment (ROI) thereof. The topic also discusses models on partnership and privatization related to TVET.