27.04.2014 - 30.04.2014

The 4th International Conference on Adult Education: Adult Education in Universities - Local and Regional Perspectives

Time:27.04.2014 - 30.04.2014
Location:Iasi, Romania


  • "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iasi - Lifelong Learning Institute
  • International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame Outrech University, Oklahoma, USA
  • University of Bucharest
  • Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca

Keynote speakers:

Sturla Bjerkaker, The Norwegian Association for Adult Learning, NORWAY
PhD Prof. Chris Duke, Centre for European Studies, RMIT, AUSTRALIA
Per Paludan Hansen, EAEA President, Denmark
PhD Prof. John A. Henschke, Lindenwood University, USA
PhD Prof. Heribert Hinzen, Institute for International Cooperation of the German Adult Education Association IIZ/DVV
PhD Prof. Vasile Isan, "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iasi, RO
PhD Prof. Romita Iucu, University of Bucharest, RO
PhD Hideki Maruyama, National Institute for Educational Policy Research (NIER), Japonia
PhD Prof. Ekkehard Nuissl von Rein, Deutsches Institut für Erwachsenenbildung - German Institute for Adult Education
PhD Prof. Michael Osborne, University of Glasgow, SCOTIA, UK
PhD James P. Pappas, Executive Director, International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame
Acad. PhD Prof. Ioan Aurel Pop, Universitatea Babes-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca, RO
PhD Prof. Fred M. Schied, Pennsylvania State University, USA
PhD Prof. Constantin Schifirnet, National School of Political and Administrative Studies, Bucharest, RO
PhD André Schläfli, SVEB - Schweizerischer Verband für Weiterbildung, Zürich
PhD Prof. Laurentiu Soitu, "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iasi, RO

Events related to the conference:

  • International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame. Induction of new members. Class of 2014: the 29th of April 2014;
  • Integration Program of School Dropouts, Symposium [LLP LdV/PAR/2012/RO/133]: the 28th -29th of April 2014;
  • Doctoral consortium: the 30th of April 2014.

More details concerning the conference can be found on the web page of the Lifelong Learning Institute of the University of Iasi.