RL:EU Conference: Digital Upskilling for Libraries in Europe

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On April 10, 2024, the RL:EU Conference: Digital Upskilling for Libraries in Europe will be taking place in Lisbon, Portugal. The conference will be in a hybrid format, and will present resources, frameworks, and projects on digital upskilling for libraries in Europe.

Gathering library professionals from across Europe, the conference will be an opportunity to learn more about the RL:EU project, network with practitioners, explore opportunities with EU funding programmes, and discover various EU projects on digital literacies which have taken place in libraries.

More details will be shared soon.

Practical details

  • Date: April 10, 2024
  • Format: Hybrid event 
  • In-person location: Arquivo Nacional da Torre do Tombo, Alameda da Universidade, 1649-010 Lisbon, Portugal
  • Timings (to be confirmed): 11:30am-16:00

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Draft programme

11.30Introduction of the RL:EU project

In person and live-streamed
11.45EU frameworks and programmes on digital literacies and Table discussions

Part 1: EU frameworks and tools to foster and evaluate digital competences followed by a table discussion

Part 2: EU programmes supporting digital upskilling: CERV and Erasmus+ followed by a table discussion

The presentations will be in person and live-streamed. The table discussions following each presentation will also take place on Zoom.
12.30Lunch & networking
13.30Living Library of EU projects on digital literacies in libraries in person and online

In person: Participants will have the opportunity to move around the room and hear from 6 speakers presenting their EU-funded project.

Online: Participants joining online will be placed into 3 groups in break-out rooms and will have the opportunity to hear from 3 speakers on their EU-funded projects.
14.30Wrap-up & lessons learnt

In person and live-streamed
15.00Networking In person

Meet the speakers


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