Program

08:00-17:30 Registration and Information Desk open
09:00-09:30 Opening Ceremony
09:30-10:30 Keynote address: Jan Peeters, Director, VBJK, Centre for Innovation in the Early Years, University of Ghent, Belgium
10:30-11:00 Overview of Ghent’s Competent System
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-13:00 Concurrent Sessions 1
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-15:30 Concurrent Session 2 / Video Room / Field Visits
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-16:30 Networking Session
16:30-17:30 Concurrent Session 3 / Video Room
19:00 Culinary Walking Tours (optional by registration)

 

08:00-17:30 Registration and Information Desk open
09:00-10:30 Concurrent Sessions 4 / Video Room / Field Visits
10:30-11:00 Networking Session
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-13:00 Local Responses to Global Challenges: the role of (local) policies in early childhood education – Panel Discussion
Moderator: Michel Vandenbroeck, Head of Department, Department of Social Work and Social Pedagogy, University of Ghent, Belgium
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-15:30 Concurrent Session 5 / Video Room / Field Visits
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-16:30 Networking Session
16:00-17:30 Concurrent Session 6 / Video Room
19:00 Buffet and Entertainment at Cocteau (optional by registration)

Address: Jan Palfijnstraat 17, 9000, Ghent

 

08:00-14:00 Registration and Information Desk open
09:00-10:30 Concurrent Sessions 7 / Field Visits
10:30-11:00 Networking Session
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-12:30 Keynote address: Nora Milotay, Policy Analyst, European Parliament, Belgium
12:30-13:00 Closing Ceremony
14:00 Sightseeing tour of Ghent (optional by registration)