The global challenges of tomorrow will be solved by engineers – but what skills will they need to tackle them?
We’re answering that question with Future Skills week. Running until Friday, the online series of daily articles will explore the techniques, approaches and mindsets that engineers should adopt to stay ahead in the field. Look out for four expert case studies from people who are already putting these vital skills into practice, such as Imisi Joseph from Jaguar Land Rover (below).
The challenges of climate change are clearer than ever before, and the race for ‘net zero’ is speeding up – but efforts will only succeed if living standards are maintained. “Society needs educated and skilled engineers like never before,” says David Nowell from Imperial College London.