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  1. 1. Introduction of E DE N - the E uropean Dis tance and E -Learning Network th e large s t, active and d e ve lop ing p rofe s s ional com m u nity of e xp e rts andp ractitione rs of e le ctronic d is tance e d u cation in E u rop e
  2. 2. Mission of the Association The most comprehensive European association of its kind, established in 1991 Provision of platform for professional co-operation, information exchange Open for all levels and sectors of education and training Open for institutions, individuals and networks Based in the UK, Secretariat in Budapest since 1997
  3. 3. Membership Institutions – Individuals – Networks More, than 200 institutional members 1200 members in NAP: Network of Academics and Professionals – meeting and communication forum 30 European or national networks present in membership 430 institutions represented from 55 countries within and outside Europe Join the largest lively networking European professional community Take advantage of acknowledgement of your professional achievements
  4. 4. Why Become a Member? Access easily the classified and searchable database Benefit from the professional development supporting activities Attend conferences and buy publications at reduced fees Download latest EDEN conference proceedings for free Be kept up-to-date by a regular electronic newsflash Use the electronic Members’ Dissemination Space
  5. 5. Partnerships and Target Groups Traditional and open universities, colleges National associations and bodies Researchers of open, flexible, distance and e- learning School level education – the “Open Classroom” initiative Vocational training The corporate sector
  6. 6. Developing European Policy Promotion of networking and co-operation in distance education in Europe East-West collaboration Policy and feasibility studies – “Learning Innovation for the Adapted Lisbon Agenda” May 2006 “The European ODL Liaison Committee” – Collaboration forum of major European distance learning networks Towards the creation of a European „Learnovation” Stakeholders Round Table for an innovation- friendly Europe
  7. 7. The Open Classroom Working Group Distance Education, e-Learning and New Technologies in School Level Education and Training Open Classroom Conferences since 1995 1998 – Working Group within EDEN Link to other EU initiatives (EENet, MENON, EUN) Policy paper: “Open Learning for the School Age in the Information Society”
  8. 8. Promoting professional development - the EDEN Conferences EDEN Annual Conferences since 1992, the main academic and professional European events in open, distance and e-learning Open Classroom conferences EDEN initiative for school level ODL development since 1995 Research Workshops EDEN initiative since 2000
  9. 9. The EDEN Annual Conferences 6-9 June, 2012 - Porto “Open Learning Generations” 2011 – Dublin  2001 – Stockholm 2010 – Valencia  1999 – Moscow 2009 – Gdansk  1998 – Bologna 2008 – Lisbon  1997 – Budapest 2007 – Naples  1996 – Poitiers 2006 – Vienna  1995 – Birmingham 2005 – Helsinki  1994 – Tallinn 2004 – Budapest  1993 – Berlin 2003 – Rhodes  1992 – Krakow 2002 – Granada
  10. 10. “Open Classroom” Conferences 2011 - Athens  2000 - Barcelona 2009 - Porto  1999 - Balatonfüred 2007 - Stockholm  1997 - Crete 2005 - Poitiers  1995 - Oslo 2002 - Copenhagen Research Workshops 22-23 October 2012 Leuven 2010 - Budapest  2004 - Oldenburg 2008 - Paris  2002 - Hildesheim 2006 - Barcelona  2000 - Prague
  11. 11. Distance and e-Learning in Transition – Learning Innovation, Technology and Social Challenges  selection of the best EDEN conference papers from the past years, revisiting research, innovation and professional practice in distance and e-learning  928 pages, hard back  Edited by Ulrich Bernath, András Szűcs, Alan Tait and Martine Vidal
  12. 12. Publications and information services Conference Proceedings Policy and feasibility studies EDEN Web site, NAP Members Area, Members’ Dissemination Space EDEN Listserv European Journal of Open and Distance Learning (EURODL – www.eurodl.org) modernised and re- launched in 2004
  13. 13. Contribution to EU ProgrammesEDEN’s participation in European Union programmesis focused on: comprehensive strategic projects quality development observatory networking and knowledge base building evaluation and dissemination of the project results
  14. 14. Contribution to EU Programmes Successful involvement in comprehensive strategic EU projects of quality development, observatory nature (HEXTLEARN, LEARNOVATION, HELIOS, eTTCampus, SEEQUEL, DELOS) Exploiting the wide-scale expertise of NAP members EDEN’s contributions in numerous other initiatives through networking, evaluation and dissemination activities
  15. 15. C heck the E DE N webs ite for more informationwww.eden-online.org

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