Day 1: Monday 25 September

On the first day of the Forum on Vocational Excellence, you will dive into the Dutch VET system by going on a site visit of your choice to one of the Dutch public private partnerships in VET. In these public private partnerships, VET providers, Universities of Applied Science, regional governments, employers and other stakeholders in the regional skills ecosystem are working on innovation in education, Life Long Learning, applied research, sharing facilities and creating networks to ensure students and workers have the right skills to do their job.


12.00 - 13.00  Welcome lunch and registration at Circa Amsterdam

13.00              Departure to the site visits, specific times depend on the chosen public private partnership to visit. We will take you by bus to your site visit and bring you back to Amsterdam afterwards.

18.00 - 19.00  Return in Amsterdam for dinner & canal cruise

21.00              End of day 1