About The Speaker
Director | CFPIMM
With a degree in Regional and Local Public Administration and a postgraduate degree in Public Management from the University of Minho, Fernando Canário’s professional career is intrinsically linked to employability and professional training matters.
His long career at the national Employment and Vocational Training Institute, I.P. (IEFP), which began three decades ago, has given him an deep knowledge of the Portuguese reality in this area through the various roles he took on (from Trainer and Senior technical Officer to Head of Services and Coordinator of the Braga Vocational Training Centre).
A consultant to various companies in the industrial sector between 1988 and 1990, Fernando Canário has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Centre for Professional Training in the Wood and Furniture Industries (CFPIMM) since 2014, having served, on a replacement basis, as its chairman (2016-2018). Since 2020, he has been a Director at the same institution.
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