Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Hungarian

PROGRAM

Date / schedule

Content

Speakers/methods

Sunday

28.10.2007

Until 18 h

Arrival in Budapest

Monday

29.10.2007

Morning

9 – 9.30 h

Welcoming speech of Hungarian Ministry

Welcoming speech of Co-operation forum of trade unions

N.N. Ministry

Varga László, President of Co-operation forum of trade unions (SZEF)

9.30 – 10.00 h

Lisbon-Strategy and EQF

Its impact on vocational training and qualification in Europe

Lutz Brummack, Arbeit und Leben Niedersachsen, DE

10 – 11.00 h

Effects of European Social Dialogue on Lifelong Learning

Tasks and role of social partners at European level

Presentations:

Ms Inge Reichert, CEEP

Ms Renate Sternatz, Verdi Federal Administration, EPSU Committee local administrations

11 – 11.30 h

Coffee break

11.30 – 12.30 h

European Qualifications Framework for Lifelong Learning and its impact on vocational training and employment

Presentation:

N.N., DG EAC, Brussels

12.30 – 14.00 h

Lunch

Afternoon

14 – 16 h

Study about vocational training and qualification in selected fields of occupation in Europe

Presentation of study results

Presentation:

Co-operation office Hochschule/Gewerk-schaften

16 – 16.30 h

Coffee break

16.30 – 18 h

Presentation examples of best-practice

German results

Hungarian results

Plenum

Antal Arok, Vice-president of trade union of pedagogues, HU

Georg Dimitz, ÖGB, Austria

18.30 – 20 h

Town tour

20 h

dinner

Tuesday

30.10.2007

Morning

9 – 13 h

Lifelong Learning in the local public sector

Three workshops with reports, ‘best-practice’ in the sectors education, social work and local public administration. Reports of the national and local employee representations

Workshops

11 – 11.30 h

Coffee break

13 – 15 h

lunch

Afternoon

15 – 16 h

Reports from the workshops

Plenum

16 – 18 h

Consequences for the development of wages and operating agreements

  • discussion about possibilities

Discussion conducted by Detlef Ahting, Verdi, DE

19 h

Dinner

Wednesday

31.10.2007

Morning

9 – 13 h

Lifelong Learning:

Chances and limits of EQF

Formation of an European Network

Discussion conducted by Lutz Brummack, Arbeit und Leben Niedersachsen

11 – 11.30 h

Coffee break

13 h

lunch

Afternoon

Departure