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50th EUCEN Conference

Times of transition - the role of university lifelong learning

University of Bergen is hosting the 50th EUCEN conference in June 2018.

50th EUCEN Conference to be held at University of Bergen June 6-8 2018

The 50th EUCEN conference celebrates the growth and evolvement of university lifelong learning through the past decades, and looks info future opportunities in times of transition. Increasing internationalization, cultural diversity, mobility and digitalization are global trends with huge impact on individuals, work life and educational institutions.


This conference explores the future role and opportunities of university lifelong learning through the following main themes:

  • Personal transitions
  • Professional transitions
  • Digital transitions

Keynote speakers

  • Ms Kinga Szuly, Head of Sector for Higher Education at the Directorate General for Education and Culture (European Commission)
  • Ass. prof. Natália Alves, Instituto de Educação, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, PT
  • Prof. Frédéric Nils, Faculté de Psychologie et des Sciences de l’Education, Université catholique de Louvain, BE
  • Jan Svärdhagen, founder of Dalarna University's Next Generation Learning Center (SE)

See program and social program on our conference website

Welcome to Bergen!