Higher Education and Research


Bologna Process Benelux 2009

BOLOGNA PROCESS

Regional Network on
Qualifications Frameworks for South East Europe

Second Meeting

DRAFT PROGRAMME

29 – 30 June 2009
Cityhotel, Ljubljana

In July 2008, a regional network was established to promote the sharing of experience in the development of national qualifications frameworks compatible with the overarching framework of qualifications of the European Higher Education Area in South East Europe. At the invitation of the Slovenian Authorities, a second meeting of the network will be held in Ljubljana in June 2009.

Sunday, June 28

Arrival of participants

Monday, June 29

09 00 – 9 30 Registration

09 30 Opening
Representative of the Ministry of Education
Representative of the Council of Europe
Coordinator of the network

10 00 Development and overview of QF from a European perspective

Discussion

11 15 Coffee

11 45 Development of QF in Slovenia

    Discussion

13 00 Lunch

14 30 – 14 40 introduction of the Working groups

        Presentation of the SWOT, (the delegates should prepare their analysis before the Conference)
        Presentation of the reporting system

14 40 – 16 15 Working group aiming to arrive to one SWOT poster by group

16 15 – 16 45 Coffee break

16 45 - 17 45 Presentation of the reports

Discussion

Tuesday, June 30

09 30 – 10 30 How to answer to the challenges identified? Some ideas?

Discussion

10 30 – 11 30 Examples of developments of QF in other regions and countries
Round table: 1 country who accomplished the whole process: NL
1 country in development of QF
A perspective of one stakeholder: student or academic

11 30 – 11 50 Coffee break

11 50 – 13 00 Further developments of the network
What can be the role of the network? How to consolidate the network?
Designation of a regional coordinator

13 00 Closing

        Representative of the Ministry of Education
        Representative of the Council of Europe
        Regional coordinator and an appropriate working group

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