International Conference on Lifelong Learning started at SibFU

Published Sep 22, 2016

22-24 September the 14th International Conference on Lifelong Learning was held at the Institute of Education, Psychology and Sociology, Siberian Federal University. The conference was organized by TEMPUS ALLMEET SibFU project team.

21 September a number of conference events took place including an open lecture by Dr. of Ed., Academician of RAE, Honored teacher of the Russian Federation E.A. Yamburg on realization of the national priority project "New Teacher", a visit to the House of Peoples’ Friendship of the of the Krasnoyarsk region and the Center for adaptation and integration of migrants.

22 September on the first day of the conference the opening ceremony of the event took place. Plenary reports were made by by Marlena Bouche, an international expert and consultant, CMA delegate, representative of the World Committee on Lifelong learning at UNESCO (Paris, France), Zhilbaev Zhanbol Oktyabrovich, President of the National Academy of Education named after Altynsarin, PhD. In Ed., (Kazakhstan, Astana), Samuel Nowakowski, PhD, Professor, HDR professor of University of Lorraine, researcher at the research laboratory in IT (France), Federico Zannoni, PhD, researcher at the University of Bologna, teacher (Italy, Bologna), Cuconato Morena, professor of the University of Bologna, Scientific Secretary of the Faculty of general pedagogy of the University of Bologna, the head of the project TEMPUS ALLMEET.

A significant event of the first day of the conference was a briefing on multicultural education. The event included presentation of the multicultural educational of SibFU platform developed during the implementation of the international TEMPUS ALLMEET project. Among the participants of the briefing there were representatives of the Bologna University (Italy): Professor, TEMPUS ALLMEET project manager Morena Cuconato, PhD Federico Zannoni, as well as representatives of the authorities of the Krasnoyarsk region, the deputy chief of the Public Relations department of Krasnoyarsk region Governor R.G. Rafikov, representatives from national and cultural autonomies of Krasnoyarsk region, director of the House of Peoples’ Friendship of the Krasnoyarsk region P.I.Suvorov, Director of the Federal Migration Service of the Krasnoyarsk region and Passport and Visa Service Center I.V.Gordeev, the project partners from the Kazan State University and Mari State University.

In the second day of the conference, September 23, was devoted to the plenary session, a round table on the practices of lifelong learning, discussion platform on the quality of tolerance in a multipolar world. The web-site presentation and poster session by the participants demonstrated project works and research results. Joint dinner in the banquet hall of the university finishes the second day.