Final conference Malta 18/19 Oct 2012


Best Recognition Instruments for the Dialogue between Global Experts



MALTA 18th/19th OCTOBER 2012


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List of participants

Thursday 18 October 2012

BRIDGE project: presentation of project activities - Luca Lantero (EM NS - Italy)

ENIC/NARIC networks: role and activities - Allan Bruun Pedersen (President of the ENIC network - ENIC-NARIC Denmark)

Erasmus Mundus National Structures (EM NSs): role and activities - Silvano Cristauro (EM NS - Malta)

Joint degrees and the Lisbon Recognition Convention - Carita Blomqvist (President of the Lisbon Recognition Convention Bureau - ENIC-NARIC Finland)

Quality assurance and joint programmes - Axel Aerden (JOQAR Project - NVAO: Accreditation Organisation of 
the Netherlands and Flanders)

Joint programmes require joint forces: the management aspect - Francesco Girotti (JOIMAN Project - University of Bologna)

European area of recognition manual (EAR): Practical guidelines for fair recognition of qualifications - Jenneke Lokhoff (EAR Manual - Nuffic - The Netherlands)

BRIDGE project: presentation of project result

BRIDGE questionnaires (BRIDGE action 1, 2, 3) - Juan Carlos Parodi (EM NS - Spain)

Analysis of Erasmus Mundus case studies (BRIDGE action 4) - Leonor Santa Clara (EM NS - Portugal)

Study visits to ENIC and MERIC Centres (BRIDGE action 5) - Anastassia Knor (EM NS - Estonia)

Handbook on good practices in the recognition process (BRIDGE Action 6) - Luca Lantero (EM NS - Italy - NARIC Italia)

Friday 19 October 2012

Workshops and discussion on case studies (BRIDGE experiences): Bridge Café”

1st Cafè: Creation phase - Anastassia Knor and Francesco Girotti

2nd Cafè: Selection phase - Giovanni Finocchietti and Allan Bruun Pedersen

3rd Cafè: Awarding phase - Luca Lantero and Carita Blomqvist


Beyond BRIDGE: ongoing cooperation among NS and other actors in Erasmus Mundus Action 3

Cluster on recognition of degrees and joint degrees - Dr. Edith Genser (EACEA - Head of Action 3 Erasmus Mundus)

INTERHED - The internationalisation of higher education. An on-line training course - Gerry O’Sullivan (EM NS - Ireland)

JDAZ - Joint degree from A to Z - Madalena Pereira (EM NS - The Netherlands)

INTERUV - Joint programmes - Facilitator for university internationalisation - Martina Friedrich (EM NS - Austria)



- Erasmus Mundus National Structures

- ENIC and NARIC Centres


- Strengthen cooperation and facilitate the dialogue between the Network of Erasmus Mundus National Structures and the Network of NARIC and ENIC centres

- Increase awareness and knowledge about Joint courses and Join degrees, both in the framework of Erasmus Mundus and in the next generation of EU Programmes


Marina Hotel at the Corinthia Beach Resort

St. George’s Bay, St. Julians STJ 3301, Malta



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