Universities and Lifelong Learning

Brdo Congress Centre, Slovenia 10 – 11 March 2008


   by cities

Bologna Process 




 ACE - professional
 section of the EAIE






The purpose of the conference was to review different concepts of lifelong learning in the higher education sector and find their common ground, exchange good practices in the organisation and practical implementation of lifelong learning, identify points where lifelong learning links with and integrates into national qualifications frameworks, and finally, to take a look at different methods of providing transparency and quality of lifelong learning in higher education.

 The conference was attended by the representatives of EU Member States, the countries of the Western Balkans and the ministries responsible for higher education, as well as experts from higher education institutions. The invited guests included representatives of the European Commission, as well as the EUCEN, EUA, ESU, ETUC and the OECD.

 Materials from the conference

Invitation, programme, speakers' CVs, list of participants

  • Reports from Working Groups  

Working Group I    Working Group II    Working Group III

  • Conference Conclusions
Dušan Lesjak, Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Slovenia