Wednesday 14/10

12 pmRegistration and lunch
1 pmOfficial opening
 Welcoming speech: Stephan Rapp, Dean and Academic Leader of the School of Education and Communication
 About ELOA: Bernhard Schmidt Hertha, Universität Tübingen, Germany
 About ESREA: Sofia Nyström, Linköping University, Sweden
1:15 pmKey note paper
 Supporting older workers in Europe: roles for learning and skills: John Field
2:15 pmPassion for life - A study circle about entering new stages in life Anette Nilsson
 Qulturum – Center for Learning and Innovation in Healthcare The County Council of Jönköping
3 pmParallel session 1
 HC113 Work, policy and lifelong learning.
 Chair: Bernhard Schmidth-Hertha, University of Tübingen.
 HB117 Technology and learning later in life.
 Chair: Tiina Taumbaum, Tallinn University.
5 pmMingle

Thursday 15/10

9 amKeynote paper
 What’s an app? Me and my 'personal learning environment' (PLE): Barry Hake
10 amFika
10:30 amParallel paper session 2
 Hb117 Adolt learning, policy & practice
 Chair: Małgorzata Malec Rawinski, University of Wrocław
 Hc114 Learning in later life
 Chair: Alexandra Withnall, University of Warwick
12 pmLunch
1 pmKeynote paper
 What next? Learning and the 'age of no retirement': Jane Watts
2 pmParallel paper session 3
 Hb117 Later life development
 Chair: Barbara Baschiera, University of Malta
 Hc114 Learning and wellbeing
 Chair: Marica Ciccarelli, University of Cassino and Southern Lazio
3 pmDiscussion
 Hc114 The Cultural Routes Programme
 Chair: Dominique Kern, Université de Haute Alsace
4 pmBook release
 The Men's Shed Movement: The Company of Men: Barry Golding
5 pmSocial event: Visit the Husqvarna Museum
7 pmConference dinner

Friday 16/10

9 amParallel paper session 4
 Hc114 Intergenerational learning
 Chair: Irena Zemaitaityte, Mykolas Romeris University
10 amFika
10:30 amKey note paper
 Late life learning - a class of its own: Satya Brink
11:30 amKey note panel discussion
 Lifelong learning later in life: Ann-Kristin Boström, John Field, Sabina Jelenc and Bernhard Schmidt Hertha
12 pmClosing session

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