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  • 1. International Workshop on The Importance of Information Literacy in the Vocational Sector Turkish National LibraryThe EMPATIC project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publi- Yunus Emre Hall, Ankara-Turkey 30 May 2011, 10amcation reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible forany use which may be made of the information contained therein. http://www.kutuphaneci.org.tr Workshop Chair About EMPATIC The EMPATIC (Empowering Autonomous Learning Through Information Competencies) project will create a framework for the effective exploitation of the Prof. Dr. Bülent Yılmaz (byilmaz@hacettepe.edu.tr) results of the Lifelong Learning Programme (LLP) and related programmes relating to Information Literacy. Workshop Committee Its main aims are to: Professor Dr. Bulent Yılmaz (byilmaz@hacettepe.edu.tr)  improve current perceptions among policy makers in Europe regarding the role, value and implementability of Information Literacy in learning Dr. Esin Sultan Oguz (esinsultan@hacettepe.edu.tr)  pave the way for the extended piloting and eventual mainstreaming of information competencies in all levels of education and their integration in the re- Nevzat Ozel (MSc) (nozel@humanity.ankara.edu.tr) form of curriculum frameworks. Aynur Ersoy (MSc) (ersoy_a@ibu.edu.tr) The core objectives of the project are to: Ahmet Karataş (Ahmet.Karatas@science.ankara.edu.tr)  draw together and valorise the results of previous Information Literacy initiatives and projects across the school, university, adult and vocational learning sectors  use this evidence to influence policy makers’ perceptions and actions to support a marked increase in piloting and mainstreaming of Information Literacy Keynote Speaker have a significant impact on validating new learning paradigms and strategic thinking on curriculum reform The main activities of the project have been structured into work packages as follows: Professor Dr. Serap Kurbanoglu, (serap@hacettepe.edu.tr)  Desk research Hacettepe University, Ankara-Turkey  Dissemination  Quality assurance and impact  Strategic modelling  Validation  Resource development  Exploitation strategy  Project management EMPATIC Partners 1. MDR Partners www.mdrpartners.com 2. CERIS Istituto di Ricerca sullImpresa e lo Sviluppo www.ceris.cnr.it/ 3. Jagiellonian University, Institute of Information and Library Science www.uj.edu.pl/ Contact: Workshop Chair Prof. Dr. Bülent Yılmaz 4. TUC Technical University of Crete en.tuc.gr/ Email: byilmaz@hacettepe.edu.tr 5. The Turkish Librarians Association www.kutuphaneci.org.tr/ Website: http://www.kutuphaneci.org.tr Turkish National Library, Yunus Emre Hall, Ankara-Turkey Bahcelievler Son Durak 06490 Ankara. http://www.mkutup.gov.tr Pbx :00 90 312 212 62 00 Fax :00 90 312 223 04