EDEN 2014 Annual Conference
10-13 June 2014, Zagreb, Croatia
In collaboration with:
SCOP2013: Leadership for Change
EDEN joined ICDE - International Council for Distance Education and Universidade Aberta, the open university of Portugal, in organising the 20th Standing Conference of Presidents and Policy Forum in Lisbon, Portugal, 27-30 November. The Forum addressed the most challenging and pressing discussion about "Leadership for Change in a Time of Openness". Take a look at the photos, presentations, background documents, and a link to the Twitter feed from the meeting at http://icde.org/scop2013 and the photos.Details > >
Invitees of the event are Rectors and Presidents of higher education institutions engaged in open, distance and flexible learning.EDEN will contribute to the programme with the “ICDE-EDEN Fellows Panel Discussion on Leadership for Change”, and also propose projects for introduction in the "Hands-on Innovative Leadership Workshop in open, distance and online education".
SCOP 2013 will provide opportunity to review the role of the institutional management in the fast-changing higher education environment. The meeting will discuss sustainable visions, innovative strategies and creative business models to meet the challenges.
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News from EU projects
Read the latest research findings, newsletters and valuable publications related to e-learning practices and applied ICT supported learning. Currently new:Details > >
- Survey: What may promote changes towards innovation friendly learning systems? (VISIR Consultation)
- POERUP Newsletter - December
- ITUTOR Newsletter 3
- Technology and Learning in Support of Home Carers - CARER+ Newsletter 3
- First careNET newsletter
- Workshop: Artificial Intelligence and Learning: an Evolving Relationship
- Results of the 2nd VISIR Consultation
Executive Committee News
The 22nd EDEN Annual General Meeting elected former Vice-President, António Teixeira, Professor of Distance Education, Universidade Aberta, Portugal as new President of the Association and elected Sandra Kucina, Head of E-learning Centre, University Computing Centre and E-learning Office, University of Zagreb, Croatia as new Executive Committee member for a 3 years term.Details > >
At the AGM, the mandates of the following Executive Committee members have been prolonged for another three years term:
Deborah Arnold, University of Burgundy, France
Ene Koitla, Estonian Information Technology Foundation, Estonia
Costas Tsolakidis, University of the Aegean, Greece
Airina Volungeviciene, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania
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