Event Date/Time: Nov 14, 2011 End Date/Time: Nov 15, 2011
Registration Date: Oct 15, 2011
Early Registration Date: Sep 30, 2011
Abstract Submission Date: May 30, 2011
Paper Submission Date: Aug 15, 2011
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Description

The conference aims to bring together the various stakeholders involved in lifelong learning to discuss lifelong learning (LLL) issues emerging from current initiatives in the local and regional socio-economic setting.



Theme:



"Transforming Nations through Enculturation of Lifelong Learning"





Sub-Themes:



  1. Laying the Foundation:






    • Nurturing the culture of lifelong learning


    • Learning communities for sustainable development


    • Empowering marginalised communities


    • Overcoming barriers and challenges









  2. Lifelong Learning for National Development:




    • Driving human capital and human resource development


    • The role of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)


    • Making lifelong learning relevant for the workplace


    • Current practices and future options









  3. Policies and Implementation:



    • The roles of the government and private sector


    • Bridging the gap between formal and non-formal education


    • Measuring lifelong learning: Qualification framework, regulation and quality assurance


    • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL)


    • Funding and managing lifelong learning programmes











  4. Realising Lifelong Learning for All:




    • Democratising lifelong learning: Ensuring access, opportunity and equity


    • Leveraging on technology for lifelong learning


    • Creating a conducive environment for lifelong learning






Venue

Open University Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
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Additional Information

 Fees

International
Local
Participant
USD$ 500
MYR$ 1,200
Student
USD$ 250
MYR$500