The theme of the meeting will be the enabling of flexible access to education, training and acquisition of qualifications through strengthening cooperation between VET, higher education, employers and other institutions from the public and business communities.

Objectives and content

  • cooperation between VET, higher education, employers, social partners and stakeholders
  • importance of learning languages in VET
  • adult learning with regard to learning while working
  • resenting the information concerning vocational education and training in Poland
  • monitoring the progress in implementing the „Copenhagen process‟ for vocational education and training

Participants

  • directors general for vocational education and training from 27 EU Member States
  • representatives of adult learning sector from 27 EU Member States
  • representatives of the EC (the directorate of lifelong learning policy: VET, adult education)
  • representatives of Cedefop and ETF
  • representatives of ECOTEC
  • representatives of European social partners
  • observers from non-EU countries
  • representatives of candidate countries

Event details

Event Date(s)
24/09/2011 - 27/09/2011
Event Type
Event
City
Cracow
Country
Poland
Participation
Restricted participation
Cedefop involvement
Participant
Timezone
Europe/Athens