European Students' Convention 25

European Students' Convention 25

Thu 07 Mar 2013 09:00 - Mon 11 Mar 2013 17:00

Dublin, Ireland

The 25th European Students' Convention will take place from 7 to 11 March in Dublin, Ireland.

The 25th European Students' Convention (ESC25) will take place from 7 to 11 March in Dublin, Ireland. The event will cover topics such as the quality and equality of education, reflecting the priorities of Ireland´s presidency to the Council of the European Union and key interests of the European Students' Union (ESU). This time, the headline of the event is "Equality for Diversity: The Social Dimension and Equality in European Higher Education". The ESC is organised biannually by ESU and national unions of students that are members to ESU. Please find the draft agenda for the event below.

For any questions or additional information, feel free to contact us at esc25@usi.ie, visit the event´s webpage or download the reader published for the event here.

Agenda

Friday 8 March 2013

10:00        Welcome and Introductions
10:45        Introduction to the Social Dimension and Overview
12:30        Lunch
14:00        National contexts
15:45        International context
18:00        End of Formal Business

Saturday 9 March 2013

10:00        Teaching and Quality’s impact on the Social Dimension
11:45        A word from some friends: Disability issues
13:00        Lunch
14:00        Unequal and Different / Equal and ‘the Same’
15:45        ESU Policy Revision space
17:30        Sustainability, Governance and the Public Responsibility
19:00        End of Formal Business

Sunday 10 March 2013

10:00        Invisible discrimination: National minorities
11:45        ESU’s Migrants and Ethnic Minorities Working Group final presentation
13:00        Lunch
14:00        Internationalisation... for all?
16:00        Conclusions and Farewell
17:00        End of Formal Business