Dear Adult Educators,
We kindly invite you to take part in the practical conference and training event „Adult educators' competence training for development of immigrants and asylum seekers' digital entrepreneurship” organized by the Centre for Lithuanian and Foreign Languages, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Klaipeda University.
The Conference and the Training Event will take place on October 23-25, 2019.
Venue: Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Klaipeda University.
S. Nėries str. 5, Klaipėda.
The conference is organized in a modern „networking“ model – participants will have a possibility to ask relevant questions, discuss, share experience, communicate and collaborate in the colleagues’ network. During the conference and the training the issues of immigrants and asylum seekers’ education will be discussed, the best practice of Scandinavian countries in the field of immigrants integration will be shared.
Experienced speakers will share their knowledge:
Jean Pierre Candiotti
Jean Pierre Candiotti is a sustainability strategist and innovation partner. Born in Peru, living in Sweden since 2012. Academic Background: M.B.A focus on innovation systems. (JIBS, 2014). Ms.Sc in Sustainability with focus on sustainability entrepreneurship. (BTH, 2015). Current working duties: Project Manager of Nordic Digital Inclusive Entrepreneurship Program for Norway, Sweden, Denmark (Nordplus adults) – Folkuniversitetet. Steering Committee for the program Business Developer at Hyper Island, Karlskrona. Career Highlights: Featured in Forbes Magazine – Leadership
Helleka Koppel is one of the establishers and board members of the Center for Applied Anthropology of Estonia (Rakendusliku Antropoloogia Keskus). She works there as the research manager and has a wide experience in leading and conducting qualitative research project in both the public and private sector.
Besides that, Helleka holds a position at the University of Tartu as a teaching assistant. She teaches courses about applied anthropology and works with applied projects. She has also given courses about anthropological methods in the Estonian Academy of Arts and facilitated workshops about gaining empathy through interviewing to public sector officials as well as to an Estonian leading telecom company’s employees. As an ethnologist and applied anthropologist, she works to raise awareness and sensitivity about different cultures and make public services as well as products more human-centered and considerate of different people’s needs.
Jeļena Zaščerinska was awarded Dr. Degree from University of Latvia, Latvia, in 2011. In 2012 she became a leading researcher at Centre for Education and Innovation Research, Latvia. She received a number of research grants. In 2012-2019 she obtained expert rights from Latvian Council of Science, Riga, Latvia. In 2017 she was bestowed expert rights by National Science Centre, Krakow, Poland. Her scientific publications (about 180) indexed by such publication databases as Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citations Index, DBLP, Library of Congress, etc. Since 2013 she has been actively acting as Editorial Board Member and Reviewer in international scientific journals.
Aleksandra Batuchina is a lecturer and researcher at Klaipeda University, professional life and career coach ICF (International Coaching Federation), PhD in Education with 10-year experience in project management (Erasmus+, Erasmus, NorthPlus, EU Social fund) and trainings on topics as phenomenology, conflict management, integration. Major interests are migration research methods, phenomenology as research method and personal development.
Silva Blazulioniene - With her education on Business and Economics in Vilnius University and Siauliai University and professional background in education field, she has competences to provide quality trainings for youth, youth workers and adults. She participated in many projects abroad, wrote applications, implemented few Erasmus+ programmes projects and has experiences in project management. She is working as Erasmus+ Youth projects expert – evaluator. She is national coordinator for many projects since 2004.
Daiva Viningiene has Master's degree in Management and Business Administration. Work experience: currently teaches at Klaipeda University, Klaipeda city colleges, also managed a business for several years.
During academic and pedagogical years, Daiva has participated in seminars and delivered presentations at conferences, written and published articles in scientific journals of social sciences, conducted training for business enterprises and public sector employees. For more than five years, Daiva has been a member of numerous international project teams. Additionally, she has taken part in the Erasmus internship program as a trainer for several years.
! The detailed programme is attached to the invitation.
! Conference and training working language is ENGLISH.
! Participation is free of charge, participants will be served with coffee and lunch.
! Participants will receive certificates.
! We kindly ask to register via the link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1H2eYGA1S5Qs5ty0W6oqHQif2Ru-teV3htbriLk6opxk/edit