Academic Conference Open Youth Work
January 2017, Vilnius, Lithuania | The academic conference will focus on Open Youth Work. It will also see the launch of the International journal on Open Youth Work. The journal…
BIO: Ufuk Bal is the Programme Director of educational research department IDEA*LAB as the key expert and consultant. He has been actively working and coordinating several projects in youth, adult education and VET and as consultant at CoE, EC, and several ministries in Europe. His strong skills and knowledge on developing formal and non-formal education programme as well as coordination of large scale events are the key of IDEA*LAB that provides services on sustainable development of society. His main focus on Social Innovation through creating link between CSOs and SMEs as well as ADULT and YOUTH as inter-generational dialogue defines the scope of activities in IDEA*LAB.
Areas of Expertise: Capacity Building, Social Inclusion, Youth Policy, Moderation and Trainings
BIO: Michal Hermanowicz is the project manager and coordinator of IDEA*LAB. He is fully in cooperation with the business sector and foundations (CSO) developing innovative approaches which brings them together with multidisciplinary approach for new understanding in society by connecting individuals with the social and business sector together.
Areas of Expertise: Project Management, SMEs Development Plan, Entrepreneurship
BIO: One of the experts that have joined the cooperation with IDEA*LAB is Alicja Konury.
She is the main expert on digital skills, professional branding as well as public relations and marketing of CSO. She has wide range experience working with youth and developing educational models for children and students.
Areas of Expertise: Digital Youth Work, NGO Digital Marketing, Advocacy Campaign Management
BIO: Joanna Kamuda is the marketing specialist and public relations of IDEA*LAB. She is key person in the structure of the ADULT Education and VET with high skills in managemet and online education matters. She takes the initiative on developing education programs and workshops and supporting the social innovation in Poland.
Areas of Expertise: Social Marketing, Project Management, Philosophy, Public Relations