PROGRAMME

April 5th, 2017, 8:00 p.m.: relaxed evening stand-up reception for all participants at Cavalieri Art Hotel

April 6th: full day conference and dinner at Xara Lodge (transport will be provided from the conference hotel to the conference venue and back)


Draft agenda (as of March 23rd, 2017)


08:30 Transport of participants from Cavalieri Art Hotel to conference venue Xara Lodge, Rabat
09:15 – 09:45 Opening of conference and welcome speeches
  • Kristina Hauschildt, EUROSTUDENT project coordinator
  • Joseph Caruana, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education and Employment, Malta
  • Martin Borg, NCFHE Chief Executive Officer
  • Mette-Moerk Andersen, Directorate-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, European Commission
  • David Crosier, Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency/Eurydice
09:45 – 10:30 Presentation of key preliminary findings of EUROSTUDENT VI
Overview and discussion of key preliminary findings of EUROSTUDENT VI (selected topics)
  • Working students - Vaida Saukeckiene and Egle Ozolinciute, MOSTA, Lithuania
  • Cross-national student mobility - Eva Vögtle, DZHW, Germany
10:30 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 13:00
Parallel workshops

1. International mobility of students
Chair: Frank Petrikowski, Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany

2. Combining work and studies
Chair: Ksenja Hauptman, Ministry for Education, Science and Sport, Slovenia

3. Access to higher education - traditional and non-traditional students
Chair: Åsa Rurling, Ministry of Education and Research, Sweden
Lea Meister, European Students’ Union
13:00 – 14:00 Stand-up lunch
Poster exhibition of preliminary findings of EUROSTUDENT VI
14:00 – 16:00 EUROSTUDENT data from a policy perspective
Panel and audience discussion


Panellists
  • David Crosier, Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency
  • Hans Hermsen, Ministry of Education, Culture and Science of the Netherlands
  • Johanna Moisio, Ministry of Education and Culture, Finland
  • Martin Borg, NCFHE, Malta
  • Odile Ferry, Observatoire de la Vie Étudiante, France
16:00 – 16:30 Break
16:30 – 17:30 Outlook session – Looking towards EUROSTUDENT VII
Kristina Hauschildt and Martin Unger, EUROSTUDENT
17.30 –18:00 Wrap-up
Hanna-Stella Haaristo , PRAXIS, Estonia
18:00 – 18:15 Formal group picture of all participants
18:15 – 21:00 Stand-up dinner reception
Xara Lodge, Rabat
21:00 Transport from conference venue to Cavalieri Art Hotel