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11th seminar: ECVET pilot projects 2nd generation

07 March 2013 to 08 March 2013


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.  


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