Eddie-Erasmus

Events

Upcoming events

26 October 2022, Bucharest, Romania

The EC-funded MoveS network (Free Movement and Social Security Coordination) will organise a binational seminar (Romania/Italy) in Bucharest in on 26 October 2022. The seminar is being organised by MoveS in collaboration with its Romanian national expert Magda Șotropa and its Italian national expert Francesco Costamagna. MoveS is an EC-funded network of independent experts from 32 European countries coordinated by Eftheia and Deloitte.

15 and 16 November the 2022, San Sebastian, Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, Spain

The Forum will discuss the latest developments on the European initiative on Centres of Vocational Excellence (CoVE). The event is jointly organised by the European Commission and the Basque government, with the support of the European Training Foundation (ETF)Cedefop and EACEA, as well as the Community of Practice on CoVEs, and Katapult.  

Past Events

11 October, 14:30−16:00 CET - Webinar

On 11 October, 14:30−16:00 CET, the Pact for Skills will organise a participatory lab session titled ‘Regions tackling skill challenges for the green and digital transitions under the Pact for Skills’.

10 to 13 October 2022, Brussels

The 20th edition of the European Week of Regions and Cities 2022 (#EURegionsWeek) will take place from 10 to 13 October 2022. The European Week of Regions and Cities 2022 is the biggest annual Brussels-based event dedicated to cohesion policy bringing together regions and cities from all over Europe, including politicians, administrators, experts and academics.

Date & Time = 22 September 2022 – 13:30 – 15:00 CET

Skills for the twin green and digital transition.

The session ”Skills for the twin green and digital transition” is part of the European Sustainable Energy Week – EUSEW 2022 Extended Programme, jointly organized by EDDIE Project – Education for Digitalisation of Energy, EdgeFLEX Project – Providing flexibility to the grid by enabling VPPs to offer fast dynamics control services, IEEE PES Task Force on Innovative Teaching Methods for Modern Power and Energy Systems, DG EMPL.B2, and DG ENER.

Date & Time = 16 - 19 September 2022

2nd Workshop on Innovative Interactive and Digital Teaching

Under the WITEA-ID project (Weeks of International Teaching – Inclusive and Digital), which is funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Commission, Novel Group Sarl organised the 2nd Workshop on Innovative Interactive and Digital Teaching in Luxembourg. The event took place, in hybrid mode, at the Hotel Parc Belle-Vue from September 16th to September 19th, 2022, for teaching staff from higher education institutions (HEIs) from Europe. In the framework of digital and inclusive teaching, the program covered a wide range of topics, including Digital Skills and Digital Transformation in Education, Digital Learning and Innovative Tools and Inclusive and Interactive Teaching Strategies.

4 - 6 July, 2022 - Palma de Mallorca (Spain)

EDULEARN22, the 14th annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies will be held in Palma de Mallorca (Spain) on the 4th, 5th and 6th of July, 2022. EDULEARN is one of the largest international education conferences for lecturers, researchers, technologists and professionals from the educational sector.

15 - 16 June 2022 - 9:30 - 16:00 Brussels

The Power Summit is widely recognised as a must attend event, where leaders of the European power sector and senior decision makers meet, exchange and plan for the future. Join heads of state, commissioners, CEOs and civil society to debate our strategy and how we can accelerate the Electric Decade together.

14 June 2022 (Online) – 29 June 2022 (Hybrid/Brussels, the Arsenal)

InnoGrid 2022 - Mission Acceleration

On 29 June, InnoGrid 2022 was held for its 11th Edition in which E.DSO and ENTSO-E are co-organisers. It gathered policy-makers, grid operators, grid users, market participants, innovators, academics, and civil society representatives to discuss how to accelerate innovation in three key areas: electricity grids, active customers, and flexibility. Around 200 participants met and enjoyed networking, also together with projects representatives in the exhibition area, and more than 300 people were connected online.

30 May - 5 June 2022, across Europe

EU Green Week is an annual opportunity to debate European environmental policy with policymakers, leading environmentalists and stakeholders from Europe and beyond. This year’s edition focuses on the European Green Deal – the EU’s sustainable and transformative growth strategy for a resource-efficient and climate-neutral Europe by 2050.

31 May, Online

This event is the first opportunity for the members of the Pact to come together, learn more about the Pact, the activities organised under it and discover what initiatives have been implemented by fellow members.

16-20 May 2022

European Vocational Skills Week 2022

the 6th edition of the European Vocational Skills Week, (the Week) celebrating all the very best practices in Vocational Education and Training (VET), with events by local, regional, national organisations, and other VET partners.

18-20 May 2022, Barcelona, Spain

UNESCO World Higher Education Conference (WHEC2022) aims at reshaping ideas and practices in higher education to ensure sustainable development for the planet and humanity. In the view of the global health crisis, UNESCO World Higher Education Conference, initially planned to be held in 2021, will take place from 18 to 20 May 2022.

17 - 18 May 2022 as a hybrid event online and in Brussels

The event brought together a broad and diverse range of stakeholders in the field of EO*GI including European institutions (the European Commission, EUSPA, ESA, as well as local and regional ones), with representatives of the private sector and academia and training providers, who discussed together the current needs and education gaps in the EO*GI sector, what means are put in place to tackle it, and what additional steps and initiatives shall be further undertaken.

APRIL 26-28, 2022, WARSAW, POLAND

The annual Energy Tech Summit is hosting top global energy and mobility investors, entrepreneurs, and government leaders at an exclusive three-day hybrid event, broadcasted globally on April 26-28, 2022. This exclusive event, is bringing the latest developments in energy and mobility convergence theme, debated by global industry leaders across 9 conference tracks.
Forget what you know about tech conferences – Energy Tech Summit focuses on quality content, context, and in-depth discussion accompanied with vast opportunities to network in a group of peers.

6-8 April 2022 in Wels/Austria

The WSED are one of Europe’s largest conferences on climate neutrality with over 100 speakers from all over the world. In addition to 6 dedicated conferences covering key aspects of the energy transition, technical site visits and a major tradeshow will present the latest technology innovations and solutions. The 2022 motto is “Energy transition – full speed ahead!” The 2022 WSED will include discussions on the far-reaching transformation of policies, technologies and markets for achieving climate neutrality, and how to raise the pace of change.

22 March 2022, Online

Digital Education Stakeholder Forum

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, digital education has become a key political priority across the European Union (EU). The Digital Education Stakeholder Forum is the first major European event on digital education organised by the Commission in this new context. It demonstrates the EU’s will and commitment to advance people-focused digital transformation in education and training across Europe.

24 March 2022 - 9:30 - 13:00 CET

The event will be addressing the future of the EU Automotive Sector, the outcomes of the DRIVES partnership and the legacy of the project. Check the agenda for further details and don’t miss the after-event in Wonder.me. Links to attend both events will be provided to registered participants.

March 21 - March 25, 2022, Virtual Event

The goal of the European Workshops are to engage the European power systems community on the key innovation challenges the grid faces on the energy transition towards 2050.

25 February 2022, 10.30 – 12.30 (CET)

EDDIE at "Promoting cooperation between digitalisation of energy centres of expertise and digital innovation hubs"

The European Commission, namely DG ENERGY and DG CONNECT organized this dedicated workshop as the first step towards the creation of a platform to support innovation ecosystems – gathering national, regional, local, European institutions and energy and digital players – to support investments, skills and expertise of strategic digital technologies in the energy system, from innovation to deployment.

10 March 2022, Strasbourg – France

Under the aegis of the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, the five national alliances (gathering the French research organizations and universities under 5 embedding topics: energy, environment, numeric, health, human and social sciences) have produced a positioning document which reflects a common and shared vision of new directions in research, to serve the major transitions, in the emerging academic discipline of sustainability science.

25-29 October 2021

EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) 2021

The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) is a month-long series of activities to build a secure energy future for Europe. It brings together public authorities, private companies, NGOs and consumers to promote initiatives to save energy and move towards renewables for clean, secure and efficient power. EDDIE Project will be part of EUSEW 2021 within a policy session in collaboration with DG ENER.

30 November - 2 December 2021

We are happy to announce that EDDIE Project is now part of Enlit Europe online community together with other successful projects. This is another opportunity to get in touch with the consortium.

25 November 2021

3rd Coordinet Stakeholder Forum - Roadmap for a Green Deal fit market design

We are very happy to invite you to The 3rd Coordinet Stakeholder Forum which will happen on the 25th of November from 14:30-16:45!

The third CoordiNet Stakeholder Forum (SHF) will discuss recommendations for the energy market design, enabling TSOs and DSOs to procure standardized products for grid services in a coordinated manner across Europe. Coordinet aims to help enable decarbonization in the EU by increasing the share of RES in the electricity system through active network management.

The event will be Hybrid.

21 October 2021

This year again the Association of European Distribution System Operators (E.DSO), the European Network for Cyber Security (ENCS) and the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E) teamed up for the 4th Edition of their Cybersecurity webinar!

Focusing on “enhancing our grid resilience”, the conference brought together experts in the field of Cybersecurity to exchange on the latest industry knowledge and to present learnings from past threats with a solution-based approach.

14-15 September 2021

SEFI 2021 Blended Learning in Engineering Education: challenging, enlightening – and lasting?

The year 2020 has challenged universities worldwide in an unprecedented way. On short notice, universities had to switch from on-site classroom teaching to online teaching formats. We all realize that this extensive online teaching will have a sustainable impact on the way we teach and learn. The conference will focus on the implications of this very special experience on Engineering Education in Europe and worldwide.

14-15 September 2021

EDDIE at the " GROWING THE ENERGY TRANSITION " Plantone Conference”

EDDIE project participated in the PLATform for Operation of distribution NEtworks (PLATONE) Project Midterm Conference entitled ”GROWING THE ENERGY TRANSITION” virtually organized on 14 and 15 September by Plantone consortium and our parteners E.DSO and RWTH has been also involved.

20 September 2021

EDDIE Project participated at the “The Truth about Sector Coupling” Workshop on 20 September jointly organised by E.DSO, the Association for European Distribution System Operators, and GD4S, Gas Distributors for Sustainability. This webinar aimed to encourage and extend the debate on sector coupling and its challenges by exploring new and innovative ideas and technologies which could facilitate the coupling of the electricity and gas sectors.

28 June - 2 July 2021

IEEE PES PowerTech 2021 virtual workshop

EDDIE project participated in the “IEEE PES PowerTech 2021” virtual workshop organized in June by IEEE PES with the support of Comillas University. During the event, Panos Kotsampopoulos of the EDDIE’s partner National Technical University of Athens, gave a presentation about “Emerging Needs and Tools in Power System Education”.

4 -11 June 2021

EDDIE Project participated at the 10th InnoGrid Edition – ”Living the Transition”, jointly organized by the Association of the European Distribution System Operators (E.DSO) and the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E), on Friday 4th and 11th of June 2021.

6 May 2021

Eddie Project participated on the 6th of May on the online event – Launch of the New Manifesto for Enhancing Digital Competences across Europe organized by ALL DIGITAL, who represents more than 25.000 digital competence centres across EU. The manifesto seeks to contribute to dialogue, implementation, and cooperation on the EU actions to deliver Europe’s digital future.

20 - 21 May 2021

Eddie Project participated in the Eurashe 30th annual conference focusing on „Professional Higher Education for Sustainable Development: Creating a Change that Endures” on 20-21 May. The conference was structured along the five pillars of Agenda 2030: People, Planet, Prosperity, Peace and Partnerships.

25 - 28 May 2021

EDDIE Project participated at the Power Summit 2021 – Electric Decade, organized by EURELECTRIC, on 25th and 28th of May 2021. The Event highlighted important topics such as: Energy Transition, Renewable Heating Solutions, Hydrogen, Digital & Data, Innovation, Digital Jobs and Digitalisation.

18 June 2021

EDDIE Project participated at the Workshop on Analysing and Comparing Vocational Education and Training (VET) Qualifications, organized by the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP), on 18th of June 2021.

EDDIE at the 2021 IEEE INTERNATIONAL FORUM ON SMART GRID FOR SMART CITIES

17 -23 March 2021
EDDIE will be part of the “2021 IEEE INTERNATIONAL FORUM ON SMART GRID FOR SMART CITIES” this year between 17 – 23 March 2021 as an associated project for dissemination project’s results, lesson learned and conclusions from the needs identified in the professional environment regarding the knowledge and skills on digitalization, VET providers, and the education system, with the involvement of policy makers.

EDDIE - Online activities at #ErasmusDays 2020

17 November 2020
EDDIE will be involved in the European Vocational Skills Week this year between 09 – 13 November as an associated event for dissemination project’s results, lesson learned and conclusions from the needs identified in the professional environment regarding the knowledge and skills on digitalization, VET providers, and the education system, with the involvement of policy makers. The European Vocational Skills Week is an annual event during which local, regional or national organizations showcase the very best of Vocational Education and Training (VET) – a sector capable of empowering all people with the skills they need for a fulfilling personal and professional life.

EDDIE - Online activities at #ErasmusDays 2020

15-17 October 2020

A new opportunity for EDDIE to increase its visibility among external stakeholders is the event ErasmusDays. It was a great moment to spread the word about our project, share our experience and showcase the impact of EDDIE work. For this year, all the activities were hosted online, and EDDIE took this opportunity to share all its dissemination activities under the hashtag #ErasmusDays.

#ErasmusDays is an initiative of the Erasmus+ French National Agency on the 30th anniversary of Erasmus+ and consists of a series of bottom-up events organized by various Erasmus+ programme players.