Education, premise for a workforce reconversion trough a Professional Reinvention

  • Eugenia Jornea, Lucian Lupu-Dima, Eduard Edelhauser
  • MATEC Web of Conferences, January 2017, EDP Sciences
  • DOI: 10.1051/matecconf/201712107011

Professional Reinvention

Photo by Brett Jordan on Unsplash

Photo by Brett Jordan on Unsplash

What is it about?

A first step should be a study of the age and socio professional structure of the population of Hunedoara County, could permit in the next years on focusing to the education of undergraduate and graduate level workforce in the area.

Why is it important?

Hunedoara is today one of the most affected by unemployment, poverty and crime. Today Hunedoara is a county that decreased with 140,000 inhabitants in the last 20 years and 75,000 jobs lost, all of these bearing the seal of deindustrialization. An accurate professional framework, could allow the attracting of investors.


Mr Lucian Lupu
University of Petrosani

Hunedoara County is now branded as a single industries county and having an industrial decline in recent years, so could be called a fragile area. In this paper based on economic, social and educational information, we can conclude that the recovery of Hunedoara County could be possible by developing and implementing development strategies, which should be on medium and long term.

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