Virtual ASEM LLL HUB Forum 2020
  • Date:
  • 13-15 October 2020
  • Location:
  • Online
  • Organiser:
  • Ireland
  • Event Type:
  • ASEM Initiative & Other Activity

Initially scheduled in May 2020, the ASEM LLL Hub Forum will now take place online from 13-15 October 2020. The Forum will be organised by the University College Cork, who is the ASEM LLL Hub Secretariat.


Day One

Day One will focus on a Lifelong Learning Research and Policy review, with each of the Research Networks presenting on key policy priorities in their field of inquiry.

This will include

  1. drawing on existing research evidence and policy proposals
  2. identifying key international policy contexts for informing current and future directions within their fields
  3. contextualising discussion around enhancing cooperation and common goal-setting between Asia and Europe
  4. making links to significant international reports/policies

In plenary, the meeting will propose a Draft ASEM LLL Hub Five Year Plan. This will include a set of overall ASEM LLL Hub priorities for 2020-2025 and this plan will shape the agenda for Day Two.

Day One shall also include a showcase on Lifelong Learning in Irish Higher Education.

Day Two

The Draft ASEM LLL Hub Five Year Plan will be presented in Plenary to all delegates, followed by a detailed discussions on Plan.

Day Two business will conclude with the re-convening of the Full Plenary for the adoption of the ASEM LLL Hub Five Year Plan and pledges of support for the implementation of the Plan.

Day Two will also include a showcase on Irish Higher Education engagement in developing Asia-Europe research, education and learning collaborations.

For detailed meeting information, please download the Programme from the "Documents" section.

Funded by the European Union