Policy Talks

The eucen Policy Talks is an annual event dedicated to EU Policy makers and European LLL stakeholders. The objective is to improve eucen visibility on the European scene and foster active collaboration between European stakeholders and LLL universities.

  • eucen Policy Talks | 26 April 2018 
    Balancing social cohesion with economic necessities – promoting cultural diversity and sustainability in university lifelong learning | Equity, Management
    Venue: rue Belliard 99, Brussels

    • Announcement Policy Talks 2018
    • Introduction, Françoise de VIRON, eucen
    • Inspiring note: “The value of identifying and living values for Life Long Learning“, Mr. David J LOCK. Magna Charta Observatory
    • Prospective views:
      • Economic context: “Transition qualifications, workbased learning and cooperation between the world of education and the labour marketSimon BROEK. Ockham IPS, VET/adult learning expert and thematic coordinator EPALE
      • Social context: “Integrating Cultural Diversity in University Continuing Education, Josephine FINN, Maynooth University
    • Notes collected during the group discussion

Event hosted by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)



  • eucen Policy Talks | 25 April 2017
    2030 Agenda for sustainable development – the roles of ULLL through collaborative dialogueEquity, HE-VET
    Venue: rue de l’Industrie 10, Brussels

Announcement Policy Talks 2017
Introduction, Françoise de VIRON, eucen
Inspiring note, Daniele VIEIRA, UNESCO Institute for LLL
Prospective views, Barbara CARACCIOLO, SDG Watch Europe
Notes by group discussions