University of Minho & Work 4.0 Consortium

Stakeholder Viewpoint – First

The continuous digitalization of our world will lead to a number of changes in the labour models and in the way, jobs are performed. In 2015 the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) defined and described 9 new and innovative forms of employment models and the respective emerging skills and competences that they will most likely require. The impact of these new models is presented below and additionally, measures regarding the regulation and measurement of these new models are discussed.