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International conference Comparing qualifications for reliable recognition

On February 20, 2020, the Academic Information Centre (AIC) organised international conference "Comparing qualifications for reliable recognition".

Conference was aimed at presenting the results and conclusions of Erasmus+ Programme project "Comparing qualifications for reliable recognition – QUATREC" (2018-2020) as well as to present the project comparative study report "Comparing qualifications for reliable recognition".  

The conference was attended by representatives of ENIC/NARIC networks, universities and the Ministry of Education and Science from 12 different countries. 

The conference was held at "AC Hotel by Marriot Riga".

Conference agenda 


Gunta Kinta, Matīss Lācis, Academic Information Centre (Latvia) 
QUATREC comparative study: results, conclusions and recommendations

John Hart, UNESCOs WRLs Consultant
UNESCO World Reference Levels and Digital Tool

Lubica Gallova, member of EQF AG Project group on HC
EQF Advisory Group Project group on Horizontal Comparison: initial results

Jens Bjornavold, Anastasia Pouliou, CEDEFOP
Reflection on: Comparing the content of qualifications across borders

Working groups

A. Using learning outcomes in the recognition procedures

Paul Norris, UK NARIC (United Kingdom)
Using learning outcomes in recognition procedures

Matīss Sīlis, Riga Stradiņš University 
Comparing and Designing Learning Outcomes

B. Automatic recognition

Gunnar Vaht, Archimedes Foundation (Estonia) 
Qualifications Frameworks - instruments for automatic recognition. Estonian experience

Marina Crnčic, Ministry of Science and Education (Croatia)
Development of automatic recognition: projects in Croatia