Programme

Draft Programme of the Workshop

Day 1
12 May 2014
Contents
09.00 – 09.30 Registration & Welcome coffee
09.30 – 10.00 Opening of the seminar
Chair: Mr Wolfgang Hellwig (CAEP Project Director)

  • DEVCO
  • EEAS
  • Mr Arjen Vos, ETF

10.00 – 10.15

Mr Christian Wagner (CAEP Project Team Leader)
Introduction to the Central Asian Education Platform Project (CAEP)

  • CAEP Database
  • CAEP Studies
10.15 – 11.00 Mr Johann Schustereder (CAEP Project Expert)
Presentation: Teacher policies in the EU and Central Asia
Role and professional development of vocational teachers and trainers – results and recommendations
11.00 – 11.15 Discussion
11.15 – 11.30 Coffee and tea break
11.30 – 13.00 Facilitator: Mr Christian Wagner (CAEP Project Team Leader)
Individual country presentations on “Teacher Policies”

  • Kazakhstan
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Uzbekistan
  • Turkmenistan

10 minutes presentations followed by discussion

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 14.45 Mr Claudio Dondi (CAEP Project Expert)
Presentation. Quality in VET and HE
Capacity of Quality Assurance systems in VET and HE to meet qualification needs of individuals, employers, economy and society– results and recommendations
14.45 – 15.00 Discussion
15.00 – 15.15 Coffee and tea break
15.15 – 16.45 Facilitator: Mr Wolfgang Hellwig (CAEP Project Director)
Individual Country Presentations on “Quality Systems in VET and HE” (policy level, institutional level, individual level)

  • Kazakhstan
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Uzbekistan
  • Turkmenistan

10 minutes presentations followed by discussion

16.45 – 17.00 Comments on the Studies’ results from ETF perspective
Mr Arian Vos, ETF
17.00 – 17.30 Plenary discussion
Facilitator: Mr Christian Wagner (CAEP Team Leader)

  • First conclusions with regard to identified topics for policy dialogue
19.00 Official dinner
End of day 1

 

Day 2
13 May 2014
Contents
09.00 – 09.15 Round up of Day 1
09.15 – 09.30 Current developments and trends of the Torino Process in Central Asia
Vincent McBride, ETF
09.30 – 11.00 Quality for Innovation: Quality Approaches and Human Resources in VET and HE
Three working groups to be facilitated by ETF

  • WG 1: Strengthening Teacher Policies and Training
  • WG 2: Institutional Approaches to Quality issues
  • WG 3: Synergies of Quality Systems in VET and HE
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee and tea break
11.30 – 12.00 Continuation of workshops
12.00 – 13.00 Facilitator: Mr Arjen Vos, ETF
Presentation and discussion of WG results
13:00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 16.00 “Developing a roadmap for EU CAEP activities in Central Asia”
Plenary Discussion and/or Working Groups (maybe for each country individually)
Facilitator: Mr Wolfgang Hellwig (CAEP Project Director)

  • Conclusions and Recommendations for Strengthening Policy Dialogue within CAEP and beyond

16.00 – 16.30

Coffee and tea break

16.30 – 17.00

Individual Consultation to CAEP
Potential for intensified cooperation to strengthen the policy dialogue
End of Day 2