About us

Goals

The conference will help raise awareness regarding achievements that have already been made in order to foster the educational and social inclusion of under-represented groups as well as of non-traditional learners. The event should help establish a plan for the higher education organizations with initiatives aimed at promoting the access and successful development centers.

The conference pursues three specific objectives:

  • to present solutions and good practices for the phases embracing the access, permanence (and success) of vulnerable students and non-traditional learners in the European Higher Education Institutions;
  • to promote the Access4All Laboratory for reflection on and the promotion of the social commitment of Higher Education institutions in relation with the most vulnerable student groups;
  • to present the Access4All Toolkit, which presents solutions to enhance Higher Education inclusion;
  • to analyze and discuss the reality and perspectives of inclusion in Higher Education, as well as, to promote the exchange of experiences and best practices on fostering the social dimension of Higher Education

Target group

The target group is represented by university managers, academics, researchers, secondary schools principals, counselors and teachers, policymakers and experts in the field of social inclusion and management in higher education.

Scientific committee

Romiță Iucu (Universitatea din București, Romania), Mihaela Stîngu (Universitatea din București, Romania), Elena Marin (Universitatea din București, Romania), Joaquín Gairín Sallán (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain), David Rodriguez-Gómez (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain), Fabio Dovigo (Bergamo University, Italy), Miguel Jerónimo (Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Portugal), Lisa Lucas (University of Bristol, UK), Tiina Mäkelä (University of Jyväskylä, Finland)

Organizing committee

Romiță Iucu (Universitatea din București, Romania), Mihaela Stîngu (Universitatea din București, Romania), Elena Marin (Universitatea din București, Romania), David Rodriguez-Gómez (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain), Aleix Barrera (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain).

Venue:

University of Bucharest, Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences,

90, Panduri Bulevard, Buchrest, Romania

Date: June 26th and 27th, 2018