28 October 2012
ICEF workshops are renowned as the most critical events for educators worldwide. The 18th annual Berlin workshop hosted participants from 94 countries and 6 continents. This fact fascilitated the establishment of new beneficial relations and development of specific strategies of cooperation. This occasion proved to be a very cost-effective and way to meet a large number of professionals in a convenient location. Notably the EEUA team and returned from the trip to Berlin with substantial accomplishments. Firstly, the representatives conducted in the course of which they managed to explain the way the Russian and Ukrainian educational systems work and which advantages they have in comparison with other systems. Besides, they responded to various questions of agents and university staff of different educational institutions. Suffice to say that the team succeeded in providing their foreign colleagues with a clear understanding of the situation in the educational markets of Russia and Ukraine. Apart from these achievements the EEUA team had several one-on-one appointments with prospective partners. The range of participants allowed to open new horizons for the Eastern European University Association and allowed to strengthen ties with current partners.