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Minutes of the 6th meeting of Learning and Skills TN, 22nd November 2017, Brussels

Minutes of the 6th meeting of Learning and Skills TN, 22nd November 2017, Brussels

 

The 6th meeting of the Thematic Network on Learning and Skills took place on 22nd November 2017 in Brussels, alongside the EU Vocational Skills-Week, and was hosted by one of the network’s members, the Lifelong Learning Platform (LLL). The objectives of the meeting were to further develop the work related to the New Skills Agenda (case studies collection), with a specific focus on digital skills supported by a presentation from DG EMPL, to finalise the policy brief on Soft and Digital Skills, and to plan for the next 6 months’ activities, with an agreed calendar and timetable for the future meetings.

On 23rd November 2017, the L&S network was invited by the EC to attend the hearing on Career-long Professional Learning that was part of the European Vocational Skills Week (taking place between 20th and 24th November 2017 in Brussels).

Representatives of 9 Managing Authorities/Intermediate Bodies (BEnl, EL, ES, HR, HU, IT, LU, PL, PO – Apologies from BEfr and FI), 5 European stakeholders (LLLPLATFORM – Lifelong Learning EU Platform, EARLALL - European Association of Regional and Local Authorities for Lifelong learning, EAEA - European Association for the Education of Adults, ETUC, EVBB - European Association of Institutes for Vocational Training) and the AGE Platform), and 3 EC DG EMPL policy officers attended the meeting.

Minutes of the meeting

Agenda of the meeting

Agenda of the hearing