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11th seminar: ECVET pilot projects 2nd generation

07 March 2013 to 08 March 2013

Paris

The 4th - and last - joint seminar of the ECVET pilot projects 2nd generation took place from 7-8 March 2013 in Paris. Four main topics were addressed:
  • Karin Luomi-Messerer gave a synoptical presentation on validation and recognition of learning outcomes in the context of mobility and lifelong learning. Subsequently, the projects reflected on their solutions to validation and recognition;
  • The projects discussed how to communicate ECVET to VET-providers and discussed appropriate strategies. As guest speakers, Sibilla Drews, 

    Head of Unit LEONARDO DA VINCI at the German Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training - representing the NetECVET initiative - and Stylianos Mavromoustakos, European Forum of Technical and Vocational Training (EFVET) presented their projects and experiences;

  • The projects shared their experiences in preparing their final national dissemination events;
  • The projects discussed the final conference on European level and the key messages on ECVET in the national and the European context.  
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Presentations:

Validation and recognition in the context of mobility and lifelong learning
Presenter: Karin Luomi-Messerer


VET providers take on ECVET
Presenter: Stelianos Mavromoustakos


A manual for VET-providers
Presenter: Richard Curmi


The NetECVET initiative
Presenter: Sibilla Drews