12th JVET Conference

Registration for JVET 2017 conference is now closed.

If you wish to be added to the reserve list or have any other questions about the conference please contact:-

jvetconference@hotmail.co.uk.

Theme: Researching Vocational Education and Training

Venue: Worcester College, Oxford, UK

Date: 7th – 9th July 2017

Programme (may be subject to change)

http://easychair.org/smart-program/JVET2017/

Keynote Speakers

Lene Tanggaard Pederson, Aalborg University, Denmark
VET as a setting for creativity

Chris Warhurst, University of Birmingham, UK
VET, good jobs and the delivery dilemma

The Conference

Is a highly successful biennial international conference. This meeting has been providing a lively and critical forum for debates concerning all aspects of vocational education and training and developments in work and learning since 1995.

The JVET Conference Committee invites contributions to our successful bi-annual international conferences. These meetings provide a lively and critical forum for debates concerning all aspects of vocational education and training and developments in work and learning since 1995. For 2017, the Committee is interested in the following themes, though this list should not been seen as prescriptive or exhaustive:

  • The impact of changes in work on VET
  • The impact of global economic change on VET
  • Inclusion and exclusion in VET
  • VET and sustainability
  • Vocational knowledge
  • Higher VET
  • VET pedagogy
  • Training in industry
  • VET race and ethnicity
  • The changing institutional context of VET
  • Hybrid VET qualifications and programmes
  • Comparative studies of VET
  • VET Policymaking
  • Curriculum and assessment policies and practices
  • Equity and inequality in VET