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HELLIN Conference 2019

11th December 2019

The Higher Education Lifelong Learning in Ireland Network (HELLIN) is an all island body that advocates for the interests of the adult and mature student populations in universities and institutes of technology across the island North and South.

This year’s HELLIN conference, which takes place in Waterford Institute of Technology on 11th December 2019, will focus on how Lifelong Learning can help prepare us for our Future World. The conference aims to explore how Lifelong Learning is responding to a changing external environment and how shifts in policy, practice and innovations are helping shape our future. The HELLIN conference is an opportunity for researchers, practitioners, learners and policy makers to discuss these shifts, share practice and research and debate the issues facing all those involved in Lifelong Learning. The conference themes are:



The Future for Lifelong Learning

New Life and Work Trajectories; Re-balancing social and human capital in Lifelong Learning

International policy developments to support Lifelong Learning



The Changing Role of the Lifelong Learning Practitioner

How the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) can facilitate access for Lifelong Learners

Emerging practice, methodologies and pedagogies in Lifelong Learning



Partnership and collaboration for Lifelong Learning

How can technology support Lifelong Learning?


The National Forum is delighted to sponsor of this event.

For more information, see here.


11th December 2019
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