Flemming Gjedde - Non-formal education is not automatically included in the national qualifications frameworks in the Nordic countries. Resistance is seen from both government, other stakeholders and from the non-formal sector itself.
Gerhard Bisovsky - Vienna Adult Education Centers have created a system of competence descriptors. The system will make it easy to integrate non-formal adult education into both the national and the European qualifications frameworks,
Niamh O’Reilly - Irish qualifications framework is compatible with non-formal education because it sets standards of learning outcome not standardizing the learning process.
Aram Avagyan -
Different countries in Europe proceed with the development and implementation of their NQFs at a different pace. Ireland and Austria shared their experience with applying the NQF in their countries.