Kick-off meeting and the practical seminar “Synthesis of Competencies and Technologies in IT Specialist Training” was held 4 – 6 April 2017, 2017 at partner institution Belarusian State Pedagogical University named after Maxim Tank, in Minsk, Belarus.
Participants attending the meeting: project management group, teachers from Belarus partner universities, experts from EU partner universities, representatives of Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus and National Erasmus+ office of Belarus, social stakeholders, students.
Introduction and welcome to the kick-off meeting was done by the project coordinator RozalijaRadlinskaitė, who presented Erasmus+ Capacity Building in Higher Education Programme. Official greeting on behalf of Belarusian State Pedagogical University named after Maxim Tank, Belarus, was made by Vice- Rector Valerij Zelenkevich. The Vice – Rector noted that IESED project is very important in the new context of globalization of the market. Project manager dr. Lina Kankeviciene presented all activities of the project. On behalf of the project coordinating institution ALYTAUS KOLEGIJA/University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania, director Danutė Remeikienė congratulated the participants of the kick – off meeting and noted that the project will be interesting and useful for students and teachers and they will be given a perfect opportunity to share knowledge at the highest level between project partners – Belarus and EU universities.