What’s new in Brussels?
Recent developments in European policies and programmes

Brussels, 15 April 2005

Programme

Thursday 14 April 2005

Welcome dinner

Friday 15 April 2005

9.00 

Registration

9.30

Welcome / Opening

10.00

The Lisbon scenario: as gloomy as the Kok Report paints it?
Bernd Wächter, Academic Cooperation Association (ACA)

11.00

Cofee break

11.30

Progress towards the European higher education area: first results of the new Trends report
Sybille Reichert, ETH Zürich

12.30

Lunch

13.30

Recognition of Bolognadegrees in the US: the deathblow to the three-year Bachelor?
Rolf Hoffmann, German Fulbright Commission

14.30

Bergen around the corner: the political implications of the new trends in the building of the European Higher Education Area
Peter van der Hijden, European Commission, DG Education and Culture

15.30

Coffee Break

16.00

From Bologna to Lisbon: discussion and wrap up (all presenters)

 

End of Seminar