Open Recognition Challenges

“How do we make Open Recognition Visible and Actionable? Do not overcomplicate!” On Wednesday 24 October the ePIC 2018 started. It is the 16th annual international conference on Recognition, Trust and Identity. The conference is in the beautiful venue of the Center for Research and Interdisciplinarity (CRI) in Paris. The Read more…

Living multiple lives

Flying and music are the pillars of Samuli Kovanen’s life. Through adult learning, he lives both the pilot’s and the musician’s life. This short documentary is a part of video series “Live&Learn”, telling the stories of adult learners and educators.

Open Badges for building a learning territory in Normandy

Badgeons la Normandie (Let’s Badge Normandy) is a network of institutions, associations and organisations working in education and training, employment and social integration. They are exploring the power of Open Badges for building a learning territory:  developing, recognising, valorising and connecting the talents of Normans. For the open recognition week, Read more…

A starting point for recognition

In April 2016 Davide had concluded Civil Service after vocational school for hotel and catering, and did not have a clear idea of his future job profile. He took part in the nationally funded program “Garanzia Giovani”, so the professionals at Job Agency Synergie supported him in identifying his competencies Read more…

What is MIRVA for Cineca?

MIRVA for Cineca: a chance to imagine how to enable recognition (with technology) by Chiara Carlino, MIRVA’s project manager for Cineca Cineca is a consortium of 66 Italian university and its mission is centered around providing technology to universities: technology for research (high performance computing), technology for administrative processes, technology for Read more…

Sustainable integration of status holders

At the Validation Festival in Brussels on Unlocking Talents MIRVA member Gear Up co-moderated a workshop together with the Dutch Council for Refugees on the sustainable integration of status holders. Background On validation there are specific arrangements/projects going on around the Member States that are targeted at migrants and/or refugees. Although Read more…