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9:00 - 9:30 Welcome Desk and Coffee

9:300 - 9:45 Welcome Speech

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Madjid Fathi
Head of Institute of Knowledge Based Systems and Knowledge Management,
University of Siegen, Germany
Dr. Torsten Dunkel
National Agency Education for Europe at the Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training – Erasmus + Team Innovation and Cooperation in Vocational Education and Training

9:45 - 10:15 Keynote Speech

Shortage of Qualified Nursing Staff - An Obstacle for the Field of Nursing in Germany?
Carl Roovers
Center of Educational Training, University Hospital of Bonn, Germany

10:15 - 10:45 Pro-Nursing Project

Marjan Khobreh
Institute of Knowledge Based Systems and Knowledge Management,
University of Siegen, Germany

10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 13:00 Demostration and Feedback gathering: Pro-Nursing Application

Marjan Khobreh

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

Afternoon Session I

14:00 - 14:30 Keynote speech

Bridging work-based education and the labour market
Dr. Sirpa Laitinen-Vaeaenaenen
Chair of EAPRIL and Teacher Education College at JAMK University of Applied Sciences,

14:30 - 15:30 Paper Presentation

  • The 'VQTS' model - An Innovative Way of Describing Vocational Competences Applied in the context of the Erasmus + project 'HealthCare Europe' (HCEU), Dr. Sigrid Nindl, Sabine Schwenk & Karin Luomi-Messerer, 3S Researcher, Austria
  • Intersecting Research between Pro-Nursing and Eduworks Network, Dr. Scott Harrison, Dr.-Ing. Fazel Ansari & Prof. Dr. - Ing. Madjid Fathi, University of Siegen, Germany
  • How to Learn More from Knowledge Networks Through Social Network Analysis Measures, Christian Weber & Dr. Reka Vas, Netpositive, Hungary
  • Automatic Extraction of Nursing Tasks from Online Job Vacancies, Vladimer Kobayashi*, Dr. Stefan Mol*, Dr. Gabor Kismihok* & Maria Hesterberg** Amsterdam Business School, The Netherlands*, University Hospital of Bonn, Germany**

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break

Afternoon Session II

16:00 - 16:30 Keynote speech

The Perspective of the Golden Triangle - Professionalism in Nursing, Team effectiveness and Complexity of Care: First results of four hospitals
Freda Vasse
Frenetti B.V. , The Netherlands

16:30 - 17:00 Industry Partner Poster Presentation

  • Neuro@Home - Pablo Gagliardo, Fivan Center of Neurorehabilitation, Spain
  • How to Map a Large-scale Organization, its Activities and its Training: Practical Experiences with Application to Nursing 2014-16, Giles Slinger & Miranda Copps, Concentra, United Kingdom
  • Social care for Reflective Practice: A form for Exchange between Experts, Professionals and Informal Caregivers, Georg Aumayr*, Arne Leeman** & Marius van Dalen**, Johanniter, Austria *, Eerste Verdieping, The Netherlands**
  • Nurse Training Games: Development of Innovative Nurses Training through Serious Games based on Virtualization of Real Scenarios and Narratives, Giulia Hiocchi*, Valentina Brunati*, Deborah Rosa**, Casa di Cura Privata del Policlinico (CCP)*, Fondazione Don Gnocchi**, Italy

17:00 - 17:45 Roundtable of "Technology Enhanced Nursing Education and Training"

Dr. Sirpa Laitinen-Vaeaenaenen, Carl Roovers, Maria Hesterberg, Freda Vasse, Pablo Gagliardo, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Madjid Fathi, & Marjan Khobreh
Dr. Stefan Mol, and Dr.-Ing. Fazel Ansari

17:45 - 18:00 Closing the day