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Taiex tobb 2 y 3 julio 2008 agenda 26728

  1. 1. SEMINAR ON Vocational Education and Training (VET) to meet Labor Market Needs INT MARKT 26728 / 30200 organised in co-operation with TOBB Venue: Ankara / TOBB TOBB Atatürk Bulvarı No:149 Bakanlıklar Ankara, Turkey 01 October 2008 For more information on TAIEX assistance and to download presentations of this event, please go to: http://ec.europa.eu/enlargement/taiex.
  2. 2. Aim of the meeting: The aim of the meeting is to expose to Turkish participants, actors in the field of vocational education and training (VET), the European and Turkish policy and priorities on VET to meet the labour market needs. Turkish actors in the field of education and in the private sector, who will discover the European dimension of the issue and examples from different EU countries, will see the value of qualifications for sectors and have an idea about how stakeholders can be involved in the development of qualifications. The meeting will also concern the programmes available in Turkey and activities of European organizations working on VET. INT MARKT 26728 2/5
  3. 3. Day I : Wednesday 01 October 2008 Chair : Prof. Dr. Mustafa BALCI, Sector Manager, Education and Training; Delegation of EC to Turkey 09:30 – 10:00 Registration 10:00 – 10:15 Welcome Address by Mr. İsmail KÖKSAL, Secretary General, TOBB 10:15 – 11:15 Introduction: Fostering VET as a part of Lisbon Agenda (Presentation of the European policy areas, priorities and perspective) and EFT activities. Mr Arjen Vos, ETF 11:15 – 12:00 Introduction of the European Qualifications Framework (presentation of the main concepts and tools to understand the EQF) Mr Loukas Zahilas, CEDEFOP 12:00 – 12:15 Questions & Answers 12:15 – 12:30 Coffee Break 12:30 – 13:15 Lifelong Learning as a policy area in the EU to meet the labour market needs – with examples of VET systems in Germany Mr Holger Joshua Scheidel-Apostolov, Germany 13:15 – 13:30 Questions & Answers 13:30 – 14:30 Lunch Break Chair: Mr. Salih ÇELİK, Deputy Undersecretary, Ministry of National Education 14:30 – 15:00 VET System in Turkey: Institutions and Policies Mr. Hüseyin ACIR, Director General, Ministry of National Education 15:00 – 15:30 Vocational Qualification Authority and Qualifications System in Turkey Mr. Bayram AKBAŞ, Vocational Qualification Authority 15.30 – 16:00 Vocational Qualifications System and its Application in Other Countries, Vocational Skills Olympics, Skills Turkey and Turkish Vocational Skills Organisation Prof. Dr. Süleyman PAMPAL, Vice President, Gazi University INT MARKT 26728 3/5
  4. 4. 16.00 – 16:15 Questions & Answers 16.15 – 16:30 Coffee Break 16:30 – 17:00 Best Practices of VET Systems (France) Ms Mireille Ferre, France 17:00 – 17:45 Importance of vocational guidance and orientation – developments in the EU – with examples of VET systems in Spain Mr Miguel Mares, Spain 17:45 – 18:00 Questions & Answers 18:00 End of first day Day II : Wednesday 01 October 2008 Chair : Savaş ÖZAYDEMİR, President, Eskişehir Chamber of Industry, TOBB Vocational Education Commission 09:00 – 09:30 The Active Labour Market Programmes implemented by Turkish Employment Institution and Vocational Guidance and Consultancy in Turkey Mr. Feridun GİRESUN, Head of Department of Labour Adjustment, Turkish Employment Institution (IŞ-KUR) 09:30 – 10:00 Programmes and Tools (like e-graduate) Available in Turkey Mr. Feridun SAKA, Head of Department of Research and Development of Education, Ministry of National Education 10:00 – 10:45 Sector-Wide Training for Preparing the Labor Force of the Future Prof. Dr. Ali ŞİMŞEK, Faculty of Communication Sciences, Anadolu University 10:45 – 11:15 Impact of EU Vocational Education Programme Leonardo da Vinci (LDV) on Turkish Vocational Education Institutions Mr. H. Galip KÜÇÜKÖZYİĞİT, LDV Programme Coordinator, Centre for European Union Education and Youth Programmes 11:15 – 11:30 Questions & Answers 11:30 – 11:45 Coffee Break INT MARKT 26728 4/5
  5. 5. 11:45-12:30 Panel Discussion: How to measure trends and needs in sectors? What can sectors do to respond to change and meet their needs? Mr Arjen Vos, ETF Mr Loukas Zahilas, CEDEFOP Mr Holger Joshua Scheidel-Apostolov, Germany, Ms Mireille Ferre, France Mr Miguel Mares, Spain 12:30 – 13:15 Panel Discussion: Stakeholder involvement in the development and promotion of competences and qualifications (recent examples and recommendations from 3 countries) Mr Holger Joshua Scheidel-Apostolov, Germany Mr Miguel Mares, Spain Ms Mireille Ferre, France 13:15 – 13:30 Questions & Answers 13:30 Closure by Turkish representative This meeting is being organised by the Technical Assistance Information Exchange Instrument of the European Commission CHAR 03/149, B - 1049 Brussels Telephone: +32-2-296 73 07, Fax: +32-2-296 76 94 Web site http://taiex.ec.europa.eu/ INT MARKT 26728 5/5