EPALE is officially launched


Launch of the EPALE platform is on Wednesday 15th of April 2015. You can follow it online.

The Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe (EPALE) will be launched next Wednesday 15th of April in Brussels. The EPALE platform is a multilingual open membership community funded by the European Commission. The platform is set up around the sharing of content related to adult learning, including news, blog posts, resources, and events and courses. It aims to create a community of people with a professional role in adult learning across Europe.

The conference can be followed online. Questions on the platform can already be asked Twitter or Facebook with the hashtag #EPALE2015.

More information on EPALE website.


10.00-10.15 - Welcome
Tibor Navracsics (European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport)

10.35-10.55 - Let's not reinvent the wheel - why collaboration across Europe is important
Alan Tuckett, OBE (President of the International Council for Adult Education)

14.15-14.25 - Live Q&A for the online community
Ask us anything. More information at EPALE website

15.30-16.10 - User perspectives - a panel discussion

Panel Members include:

  • Gina Ebner (EAEA)
  • Philippe Flamand (DEBAT FORMATION/AFPA)
  • Marcella Milana (ESREA)
  • Alfredo Soeiro (EUCEN)
  • Liesbet Vermandere (Flemish Government, Department of Education and Training)

More information

Full programme and info
Live Q&A / Ask us anything
EPALE in Twitter
EPALE in Facebook