Here you can find the presentations from the conference and the conference report.

The conference report (pdf) includes a summary of the two days and the discussions.

In the programme each presentation is linked  to the person who delivered it.

June 12    
11:00–12:30 Registration  
11:30  Lunch  
12:30 

Welcome 

Kerstin Tham, Vice-Chancellor, Malmö University

Ulf Melin, Director General, Swedish Council for Higher Education

Tobias Smedberg, moderator

 
12:45 

Introduction to the conference theme

Anders Ahlstrand, Swedish Council for Higher Education. To presentation (pdf)

To Youtube
12:55

Setting the scene – Recognition of Prior Learning, inclusion and alternative study paths in the Bologna Implementation Report

David Crosier, Coordinator, Eurydice, EACEA. To presentation (pdf)

 To Youtube
13:20 

The refugee situation – a Bologna reform stress test? European stakeholders view on the current situation and the future.

Michael Gaebel, Director, Higher Education Policy Unit, EUA. To presentation (pdf)

Blazhe Todorovski, Vice-President, ESU.

Mette Mørk Andersen, European Commission. To presentation (pdf)

Michal Karpíšek, Secretary General, EURASHE.

 To Youtube
14:40 Coffee break  
15:10

Examples of policies for Recognition of Prior Learning

  • Resolution on admission to higher education for refugees in Germany, reform to recognise prior learning
    Miriam Wiederhold, Head of Section, Sekretariat der Kultusministerkonferenz, KMK, Germany. To presentation (pdf)
  • Swedish national strategy for validation
    Elin Landell, Director, The National Delegation for Validation, Sweden. To presentation (pdf)
  • The EAR manual – Best practice according to the Lisbon Recognition Convention
    Kristina Sutkutė, Information and Assessment Officer, Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education (SKVC), ENIC-NARIC Lithuania. To presentation (pdf)
  • The French national system for Recognition of Prior Learning
    Eliane Kotler, Université Nice Sophia Antipolis, France. To presentation (pdf)
 To Youtube
16:30

Alternative routes into Higher Education for refugees – experiences of Kiron Open Higher Education

Florian Rampelt, Director of Education, Kiron. To presentation (pdf)

 Tou Youtube
16:50  

My way into Swedish Higher Education

Fiona Winders, former student Malmö University

Selma Music, former student, University of Borås and University of Gothenburg

 
17:20  End of day 1  
19:00 

Conference dinner

Restaurant Niagara, Malmö University

 
June 13    
9:00 

Global challenges and the importance of Recognition of Prior Learning and alternative study paths

Pam Fredman, President of IAU, International Association of Universities and Rector of University of Gothenburg. To presentation (pdf) 

To Youtube

9:20

 

What can Higher Education Institutions learn from the Vocational Education sector?

Ernesto Villalba-Garcia, Expert, Cedefop. To presentation (pdf)

To Youtube

9:50

Coffee break

 

10:20

Recognition of Prior Learning in practice – Four examples

  • Example from Malmö University
    Mia Andersson, Study and Career Adviser, Malmö University. To presentation (pdf)
  • TestAS, a test for access to Higher Education
    Hanna Reuther, Director, Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main. To presentation (pdf)
  • The Scottish policy for RPL in practice
    Ruth Whittaker, Director of Academic Quality and Development, Glasgow Caledonian University. To presentation (pdf)
  • Toolkit for admission of refugees without documents
    Katrien Bardoel, senior policy advisor, Nuffic, The Netherlands. To presentation (pdf)

 

11:40

Group discussions

 
13:00

Lessons learned – what is the next step forward?

Cecilia Christersson, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Malmö University

Liva Vikmane, Vice-President, ESU

To Youtube

13:30  Wrap-up and Lunch  

Senast uppdaterad: 26 juni 2017