A keynote to the EDEN Community at the Madrid Annual Conference 2021.
In June 2021 I held a keynote which was directed to the European Distance and E-Learning Community which is my own professional family. I gave the keynote the title: Future Skills for Future Higher Education. The day when we started to rethink learning…
<<ENGLISH>> My keynote at the 30th EDEN Conference was a great success and I would like to thank everyone who attended. The topic remains relevant and, at the latest since the Corona pandemic and the conversion of the entire university teaching, it is clear how important these considerations are. If you would like to learn more about this, you can also read my keynote here and get an idea of the developments.
<<ENGLISH>> We, the NextEducation working group of the DHBW Karlsruhe, will be much represented at the 30th EDEN conference next week, including my keynote on 22.06. This 30th annual conference will be hosted by the National Distance Education University UNED in Madrid from 21 to 24 June 2021.
Interdisciplinary, future orientation and social transfer – these were the topics of the transfer workshops of Creative Labs Ruhr. On March 23, 2021, I gave a keynote at one of these workshops and the documentation of it is now published.
Überfachlichkeit, Zukunftsorientierung und gesellschaftlicher Transfer – das waren die Themen der Transferworkshops der Creative Labs Ruhr. Am 23. März 2021 hielt ich eine Keynote bei einem dieser Workshops und die Dokumentation des Ganzen ist nun veröffentlicht.
In der kommenden Ausgabe der Fachzeitschrift „Klasse leiten“ finden Sie einen Auszug eines Interviews zwischen Kati Ahl und mir, in dem es um die Potenziale und Herausforderungen der digitalen Lehre und der Umstellung unserer Bildungssysteme geht.
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Ulf is founder of mindful-leaders.net, serial entrepreneur, and full Professor for Educational Management and Lifelong Learning at the Baden-Wurttemberg Cooperative State University. In 2011 the Ministry of Higher Education called him to spearhead the launch of Germany’s first Cooperative University as Vice-President, a large scale initiative, with today 35 thousand students. In 2017, he launched NextEducation, an international boutique-research group focussing on Future Skills, Microcredentials & digital transformation in higher education. Just recently he was appointed as Scientific Director at the Future Learning Laboratory at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).
Ulf has worked with numerous universities on all 5 continents and held leading senior research positions and appointments as guest-, full- and associate professor in various countries in Europe and the US. Ulf holds several European executive mandates. A focal point of his work is to support the integration of the European Higher Education Area where he currently co-chairs the EU inter-ministerial group for future of teaching and learning. He also serves as elected Vice President of the European Association of Institutes of Higher Education (EURASHE), one of four cornerstone institutions of the Bologna Process. He is an elected director of the Executive Council of the European Distance and E-Learning Network (EDEN) where he has been awarded EDEN senior fellowship honours. For the European Ranking Initiative U-Multirank he has been appointed as member of the Advisory Board by the European Commission.
Ulf has delivered keynotes and been speaking to audiences in more than 45 countries. He is author/ editor of more than 13 books and 200 scholarly articles with over 4.500 academic citations. Ulf is a trained systemic coach, facilitator and expert for mindful and non-violent communication, and holds degrees in English Language, Social Sciences and Education Sciences from the University of Bielefeld. His writings on quality in education are internationally awarded.