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Dear Reader,
we would like to take the opportunity to present you the ELIG Newsletter in a new style.
We hope this information is of relevance for you - please feel free to share with others who have interests in this field.
Your ELIG Team

We meet Save the date for
> ELIG Annual General Meeting 2013
26th-27th of September, Stockholm
in cooperation with Stockhom University

> ELIG@Frankfurt Bookfair
9th-13th of October, Frankfurt

> ELIG@Drucker Forum
"Managing Complexity" 13th of November, Vienna

> ELIG@Pioneering Europe 2020 Smart Regions
26th of April, Espoo, Finland
We are
> New Executive Committee
We act
> Exploration & Creativity at Schools
> Open Education: ELIG Book Series
> Future Talent Development
> New Skills in a Digital World
We share
> AGM 2013
> Elig@events 2013


  We are
After a two-year-period a new ELIG Executive Committee has to be elected. The nominations of the Committee members and our ELIG chair will be confirmed in Q2 2013.

  We act Highlights from our Initiatives
Exploration & Creativity at Schools
The we.learn.it Portal. "The place to start your expedition." Please see the alpha version to get a first impression. First launch of Learning Expeditions with Finnish and Swedish School Networks, like the "Traces of Innovations" with the Nobel Museum in Stockholm.
> we.learn.it
Open Education: ELIG Book Series
This first publication in the series to be called Openness and Education will be edited by ELIG in collaboration with the United Nations University UNU- MERIT. The book will feature case studies of initiatives, practices and projects to illustrate theoretical concepts and emerging models of open education in the context of the latest academic studies and entrepreneurial innovation. The book is scheduled for release in fall 2013.
Future Talent Development
Results from the HoTEL Pre-conference Workshop at OnlineEduca Societal challenges, policy priorities and TEL: proposing a TEL research "relevance test" are available.
ELIG will create a Learning Exploratorium Lab to explore new forms of workplace learning. The 1st Learning Lab Session "Learning to manage complexity" will be as a preconference Workshop at the Drucker Forum.
> hotel-project.eu
New Skills in a Digital World
Results from the VISIR Seminar "Learning at work – now and in the future" from the Online Educa Berlin 2012 are available.
Interesting Micro-innovation cases expand the ELIG Network.
> visir-network.eu
> European Forum on Learning Futures and Innovation
> appsforgood.org
> tes.co.uk

  We share
ELIG AGM "Next generation of young learners", 26th to 27th of September in Stockholm.
Meet people from many industries, companies and fields and encouraging them to share informations & create solutions together. More to follow in the coming newsletters.

Grand Coalition for digital job creation, 4th–5th of March, Brussels
This European Conference officially launched the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs by adopting a shared roadmap. Richard Straub was a Chair of the panel with Commissionier Neelie Kroes.
> ec.europa.eu
VISIR Mainstreaming Innovation Seminar "European Forum on Learning Futures and Innovation", 18th–19th of March, Committee of the Regions, Brussels
Two-day event to discuss the role of technologies, the challenges of scalability and mainstreaming.
> visir-network.eu
Pioneering Europe 2020 Smart Regions, 26th of April Espoo, Finland
International conference with high-level speakers organised by the Education Committee of the European Committee of the Regions. Elmar Husmann will represent ELIG on the opening panel following opening addresses by EU Commissioner Neelie Kroes and Finland's Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen. we.learn.it will be presented within the Education Show Cases.
Open Innovation Conference 2.0, 20th–21th of May, Dublin
ELIG is supporting the conference.
> i2dublin2013.eventbrite.ie
we.learn.it@Frankfurt Book Fair, 9th–13th of October, Frankfurt
Presenting we.learn.it within the Classroom of the Future. More to follow in the coming newsletters.
> book-fair.com
HoTel@Drucker Forum, 13th of November, Vienna „Learning to manage complexity“ The Drucker Forum will again feature world class speakers such as Tim Brown, CEO from IDEO. ELIG will organize a pre-conference workshop together with the project HOTEL and members will have a privileged access to the conference with a reduced registration fee. More to follow in the coming newsletters.
> druckerforum.org
Online Educa Berlin, 4th–6th of December, Berlin Please save the date. Successful continuation of the cooperation between ICWE and ELIG.
> online-educa.com

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