WELCOME TO EDENEbba Ossiannilsson, EDEN_NAP_ steering committee
Ebba Ossiannilsson EDEN _NAPLund University, SE EPPROBATEOulu University, FI EUCEN_SC EFQUEL ODL-Liason Committee OER Community Footprints: W:www.lu.se, www.oulu.fi E:Ebba.Ossiannilsson@ced.lu.se E:Ebba.Ossiannilsson@oulu.fi FB:Ebba Ossiannilsson T:@EbbaOssian Phone: +4670995448 S:http://www.slideshare.net/Ebba Ossiann I care, so I
HOW DO WE WORK ?• Strong background in active membership• Meeting place: an influential “hub” in lively networks• Functions and activities in synergy: – membership, – conferences, – project work, – policy
MEMBERSHIP• Varied, active, developing community• EDEN Membership in 2011: – 200 institutional members SE: Folkuniversitetet, HSV – 1200 individuals in NAP – Altogether 56 countries• Over 400 institutions represented• Joined EDEN last year: – 35 institutions – 135 NAP members
EDEN 2.0 – Linkedin, Twitter and paper.li #edendublin
EU PROJECT WORK• Focus on innovative, strategic projects• The EDEN potential acknowledged and utilised in EU programmes• In the past 8 years: EDEN collaborated with 168 institutions in projects
QUALITY AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT• Conferences – EDEN conferences: major academic and professional events in Europe;• European Journal of Open, Distance and E-learning (EURODL)• Fellow Awards – EDEN Fellow and Senior Fellow Respected scheme of recognition• Best Paper Awards• The EDEN Book: Distance and E-learning in Transition Learning Innovation, Technology and Social Challenges
PARTNERSHIPS WITH INTERNATIONAL FELLOW ORGANISATIONS• EDEN: constructive partner in the European distance and e-learning networking initiatives – The Learnovation Stakeholders Round Table, – European Learning Industry Group – ELIG, – EFQUEL (European Foundation for Quality in E-learning), – European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), – Observatory of Borderless Higher Education, (OBHE), – Elearningeuropa.info,• Reciprocal membership, liaison with international networks – EuroPace, European Students’ Union, European Society for Engineering Education (SEFI), International Association for Intercultural Education (IAIE), European Association for Distance Learning (EADL), MENON Network, European Universities Continuing Education Network (EUCEN) – US Distance Learning Association (USDLA), Sloan-C Consortium (US)
WHAT NEXT? • Improve further the membership services for collaboration and engagement • Strenghten academic value and professional competence • Valorise the new web services and NAP Portal • Encourage and recognise excellence: EDEN Fellow Scheme, EURODL, Best Research awards • Maintain the good branding of the AssociationLook forward to the next modernisation wave in EDEN!
Whats in it for you……activity andco-co-operation withmembers and NAPmembers CC Some rights reserved by Shahram Sharif…interactivity throughsocial media…young researchersWe very much welcomeyour suggestions…Welcome to the EDEN family!
Ebba Ossiannilsson, Lund University, SE Footprints W:www.lu.se, www.oulu.fi E:Ebba.Ossiannilsson@ced.lu.se E:Ebba.Ossiannilsson@oulu.fi FB:Ebba Ossiannilsson T:@EbbaOssian Phone: +4670995448 S:http://www.slideshare.net/Ebba Ossiann I care, so I