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EDEN fellows' day

  1. 1. EDEN Fellows’ DayChrist Church CathedralDublin, June 18, 2011http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christ_Church_Cathedral,_Dublin<br />
  2. 2. Morning programme<br />9.30: Opening and introduction by Morten F. Paulsen, EDEN President9.50: Keynote speeches:   - Sir John Daniel, President of the Commonwealth of Learning, Founder of EDEN,    - Maruja Gutierrez-Diaz, former Head of Unit and Advisor to the Director-General at the European Commission, DG Education Culture    - Andras Szucs, EDEN Secretary General.11.00: Coffee Break11.30: Presentation of the draft Position Paper: Antonio Teixera, EDEN Vice-President Comments from participants.12.30: Sandwich Lunch <br />
  3. 3. Afternoon programme<br />After the Lunch Break: Visit of the Cathedral14.00: Flash presentations from the Fellows – Part 115.15: Coffee Break15.45: Flash presentations from the Fellows – Part 217.00: Speech from the United States Distance Learning Association17.20: General discussion18.00: End of the meeting.<br />
  4. 4. EDEN has 34 Fellows and 13 Senior Fellows from 17 countries<br />
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  7. 7. The 20th Anniversary Conference goes Web 2.0<br />EDEN has launched its own Page and set up a Conference Group on Facebook  and LinkedIn as well as its Twitter account with the alias @edendublin. All conference news are shared plus daily paper recommendations from the official programme.<br />Follow @edendublin on Twitter and get featured in the daily News via paper.li on Twitter. Include the hashtag #edendublin to your posts to be featured.<br />
  8. 8. What happened in 1991?<br />
  9. 9. What happened in 1991?<br />June 1991<br /> Sunday 09:The congress of the ItalianpartyProletarian Democracy decides to merge with the Communist Refoundation Party.<br />Monday 10:In what was dubbed "The Mother of All Parades," New York City hosts a parade welcoming back troops from Operation Desert Storm.<br />Wednesday 12:Russians elect Boris Yeltsin as the president of their republic.<br />Tuesday 25:Croatia and Slovenia declare their independence from Yugoslavia.<br />Thursday 27:Slovenia, which declared independent two days previously, is invaded by Yugoslavia troops, tanks, and aircraft.www.spiritus-temporis.com/1991/<br />
  10. 10. What happened in 1991?<br />February 26Tim Berners-Lee introduces the web browser.<br />http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Wide_Web<br />
  11. 11. 11<br />20 yearsago<br />
  12. 12. In 1991 I was the Founding Editor of DEOSand published The first EDEN Newsletter<br />http://home.nki.no/morten/index.php/english-menu/online-journals/deosnews/123-deosnews-volume-2-number-25.html<br />THE EDEN EXECUTIVEPresident: Dr ErlingLjosa, Managing Director, NKS Ernst G. Mortensen Foundation.Vice Presidents: Professor Armando Rocha Trindade, Rector, UniversidadeAberta. Professor TamasLajos, Technical University of Budapest.Members: Dr John Daniel, Vice Chancellor, The Open University. Mr FredNickolmann, FernUniversitat. Mr Bernard Loing, Recteurd'Academie, CentreNational d'Enseignement ` Distance.Observer: Reidar Roll, Secretary General, ICDE Permanent SecretariatSecretariat - UK: Ms Kerry Mann, Executive Secretary, EDENSecretariat - Hungary: Dr Szucs, TEMPUS Hungarian Office<br />
  13. 13. My 1991 Publications<br />Paulsen, M. F. 1991. The ICDL Database for Distance education. The American Journal of Distance Education, 5(2):69-72.<br />Paulsen, M. F. 1991. The Electronic University: Computer Conferencing in Mass Education. DEOSNEWS 1(20).<br />Paulsen, M. F. 1991. Innovative Computer Conferencing Courses. DEOSNEWS 1(14).<br />Paulsen, M. F. 1991. Computer-Mediated Communication and Distance Education around the World. DEOSNEWS 1(10).<br />Paulsen, M. F. 1991. Bibliography on Computer Mediated Communication in Distance Education. DEOSNEWS 1(6).<br />Paulsen, M. F. 1991. The ICDL Database for Distance Education. DEOSNEWS 1(5).<br />
  14. 14. Distance Education in a Modern Society ErlingLjosåCzechoslovak National Conference on Distance Education, Prague, 30 May, 1991<br />There are several roles distance education should fill in a modern education system:<br />Balance inequalities between age­groups<br />Offer "second chance" up­grading<br />Deal with information and education campaigns for large audiences<br />Speedy and efficient training of key target groups<br />Education for otherwise neglected target groups<br />Expand the capacity for education in new areas<br />Extend geographical access to education<br />Offer the combination of education with work and family life<br />Develop multiple competencies<br />Offer trans­national programmes<br />http://nettskolen.nki.no/forskning/16/ljosaa2.htm<br />
  15. 15. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Weq_sHxghcg<br />
  16. 16. Tuesday session<br />Tuesday afternoon, at the conference there will be a session entitled „EDEN 20 Years” where Morten, Alan Tait, EDEN Past-President will speak and Antonio will summarise the outcomes of the Fellows’ Day. The moderator of the session will be Erwin Wagner, another Past-President. Open discussion with the audience will complete the session and the discussion results will be available for further online elaboration.<br />
  17. 17. Thankyou<br />I care, so I share:<br />http://home.nki.no/morten<br />https://twitter.com/MFPaulsen<br />http://www.slideshare.net/MortenFP<br />http://www.facebook.com/mfpaulsen<br />17<br />http://www.eden-online.org/blog<br />