Mitutoyo’s Precise support of WorldSkills International!
Mitutoyo has been named as a WorldSkills Global Industry Partner. As a renowned supplier of metrology measuring instruments, machines and systems to previous WorldSkills competitions including Japan, Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany and Brazil, Mitutoyo is now gearing up to bear sole responsibility for the precision metrology function at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017.
Founded in 1950, WorldSkills is a global organization that promotes vocational, technological and service-oriented education and training, promoting more than 45 skilled careers in 75 Member countries and regions by working with youth, educators, governments, and industries to help prepare the workforce and talent of today for the jobs of the future.
Chosen as host for the 44th WorldSkills Competition, a biennial event bringing together young professionals from more than 70 countries in friendly competition, the United Arab Emirates is the first country in the Middle East to host a WorldSkills Competition and offers participants an exciting and dynamic destination with the opportunity to experience true Arabian hospitality whilst enjoying state of the art facilities and modern infrastructure.
Mitutoyo will support competition areas in the manufacturing sector with its technical expertise, measuring machines and over 800 instruments being made available for competitor use. In addition, it will display examples of its extensive range of products and their application together with education, training and career advice to the many visitors.
WorldSkills sees Mitutoyo’s worldwide network of development, production and training centres, together with a proven history of ongoing support of WorldSkills Competitions, as making Mitutoyo an ideal partner to champion the need for skills excellence in the global economy.