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

Brussels, 12 March 2004

Programme

Thursday 11 March 2004

Welcome dinner

Friday 12 March 2004 

9.00 

Registration and coffee

9.30

Welcome/ Opening

10.00

The Bologna Process after Berlin 2003 – Speeding up the Reform?
Peter van der Hijden, European Commission, DG Education and Culture

11.15

Coffee Break

11.45

Socrates and Leonardo after 2006: continuity or revolution?
Adam Pokorny, European Commission, DG Education and Culture

13.00

Lunch

14.00

Can Europe really become the “most competitive knowledge-based economy in the world” by 2010? The Lisbon Process: an assessment of the first three years
Guy Haug, European Commission, DG Education and Culture

15.15

Coffee Break

15.45

Europe steps onto the global stage: The Erasmus Mundus Programme
Bernd Wächter, Academic Cooperation Association (ACA)

17.00

Conclusions and Wrap up