Virtual Balkans. Virtual Collaborative Learning in Higher Education

About

The conference Virtual Balkans. Virtual Collaborative Learning in Higher Education represents the final event of the VALEU-X project. The conference will gather management of the Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), teaching staff, students, trainees, international relations offices, managerial level of higher education in Albania and in the Western Balkan countries to discuss innovative virtual teaching and learning settings for academic staff at Albanian HEIs, ICT-based internalisation at home, adaptation and recognising virtual/blended mobility as part of the HEIs` internalisation strategy. Moreover, lessons learned and best practices emerged from the VALEU-X project will be shared by the project`s consortium.

Dates

30 November 2022

Venue

EPOKA University, Tirana, Albania

Organisers

The conference is co-organized by EPOKA University and UNIMED, Mediterranean Universities Union, with the contribution of all the project partners.

Registration

Participation to the conference is free of charge, but places are limited. Please register as soon as possible here.

Language

English.

Topics

The following topics will be covered through the thematic sessions:

  • Innovative virtual teaching and learning settings for academic staff at Albanian HEIs
  • ICT-based internalisation at home and the global network for “Virtual Mobility” for the HEIs.
  • Adopting and recognising Virtual/Blended Mobility as part of the HEIs` internalisation strategy.

Call for contribution

We invite researchers and practitioners to submit their research abstracts and research papers to the join the Conference. Contributions from original results of empirical, conceptual, or experimental research work in the broad area of virtual collaborative learning and innovative pedagogical approaches are most welcome for presentation. To know more about how to participate: Call for contribution.