This event will focus on new approaches to vocational training through competence models, e-learning and social communities. The 2011 conference continues the discussion developed at the first four related European conferences held in Vilnius (Lithuania), Budapest (Hungary), Bucharest (Romania) and the planned European conference “Innovations in the Environmental Sector” (INES) which will take place in Brussels (Belgium) in September 2011. The conference is organized together with an experience session on the 10th of November, giving all participants the opportunity to exchange their experiences face-to-face and to test the tool during a hands-on sessions.