The event will utilise a blended learning approach, where participants will have a variety of opportunities to develop their own skills, share with peers and collaborate on action plans.
Based on feedback from Academy 2020, we are changing the format of the event to allow each participant to flexibly manage your own learning to fit around your own schedules. We are therefore focussing on self-directed learning and peer group support to embed the learning of the event.
The Academy is designed to provide participants the opportunity to choose their learning path according to their personal and organisation’s needs. To help you already start considering these needs, the main themes of this year’s Academy can be seen below;
Your mission over the course of the event will be to explore and gain learning in one of the following areas:
To support your crew throughout the event you will need to participate in a wide variety of activities in order to collect resources. You will be expected to participate in a minimum of;
Below is the outline of the structure of the event, to help you understand your involvement during the event.
This will be updated with session specific detail in the coming weeks.
The session titles can be seen here- on the sessions page.
|The Academy 2021|
|27- 29/10||Introduction to peer groups & first meeting|
|Release of self directed/ pre session learning|
|Learning Path intro|
|30th Oct||31st Oct||1st-5th Nov||6th Nov||7th Nov|
|Daily||Peer group meetings|
|Available self directed learning sessions|
|10:00-12:00||Opening ceremony||Live session||Live session
|13:00-15:00||Live session||Live session||Live session
|15:30-17:30||Live session||Live session
|19:30-21:00||Social activity||Social activity||Social activity||Closing Ceremony|
The event will operate in Central European Timezone (CET).
If there is a certain topic you want to discuss or if you have a question, we will provide space and connection with experts and peers. Other informal networking space will also be made available during the event.