Program

09:00 – 17:00 Intervention packages to support nurturing care
Hosted by ISSA, WHO, UNICEF and University of Ankara
09:30 -17:00 Integrated services in the early years – towards an international platform for exchange (FULL)
Hosted by VBJK, Kind en Gezin, EXPOO and ISSA
09:30 – 17:00 Developing sustainability through fundraising
Hosted by The Management Centre and ISSA
19:00 Welcome Reception
Location Ghent City Hall, Pacificatiezaal
Address: Botermarkt 1, 9000, Ghent

 

08:00-17:30 Registration and Information Desk open
09:00-09:30 Opening Ceremony
09:30-10:30 Keynote address: From stories of actors of change to competent early childhood education and care systems
Keynote speaker: Jan Peeters
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
16:00-17:00 Concurrent Session 3 / Video Room
17:00-17:30 Networking Session
17:30-18:30 Concurrent Session 4 /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 5 / Video Room / Field Visits
10:30-11:00 Networking Session
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-13:00 Panel Discussion: Local Responses to Global Challenges: the role of local policies in early childhood education
Moderator: Michel Vandenbroeck
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-15:30 Concurrent Session 6 / Video Room / Field Visits
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-17:00 Concurrent Session 7 / Video Room
17:00-17:30 Networking Session
17:30-18:30 Concurrent Session 8 / Video Room
19:30 Buffet and Entertainment at Cocteau (optional by registration)

Address: Jan Palfijnstraat 17, 9000, Ghent