1 PROGRAM OF THE»EUROPEAN YOUTH WEEK«in the framework of Maribor - the European Capital of Culture 7 th - 10 th May 2012 Monday, 7 th May :00 Stage Welcome Speeches and Opening of the European Youth Week Ms. Mojca Škrinjar, State Secretaryof the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport (TBC) Mr. Karel Bartak, European Commission, Directorate General for Education and Culture, Head of Unit for Communication and Valorisation Ms. Nataša Goršek Mencin, Head of European Commission Representation in Slovenia Performance by students music group Štajnbrik Ph.D. Suzana Žilić Fišer, director general of Maribor European Capital of Culture Mitja Čander, programme director of Maribor European Capital of Culture Ph.D. Magdalena Alenka Šverc, Institute Anton Martin Slomšek Performance of Youth on the Move Ambassadors - Eva and Nika Prusnik 12:00 Stage The award ceremony for the 25th Anniversary of the program, contest for the best story, photo and video presenters Ph.D. Alenka Flander, director of CMEPIUS prof. Ph.D. Danijel Rebolj, rector of University of Maribor Štajnbrik concert 13:00 Tent Interview with Ambassadors prof. Ph.D. Vesna Rijavec (University of Maribor) and Jure Kumljanc (University of Primorska) 14:00 Tent Mobility at the University of Primorska, Petra Zidar, Institutional Coordinator at the University of Primorska
2 14:30 Tent Slovenia in the eyes of foreign students 15:00 Tent Round table discussion with mobility participants-, and Youth in Action Studets Skills Presentations - the accompanying program: 12:30 15:00 13:00 17:00 13:00 17:00 16:00 17:00 Stands Tent Tent Stands Culinary specialties students of Vocational college for Catering and Tourism Maribor Waste management - students of the School of Environmental Protection Velenje and School Centre Velenje Display of the production of green energy, carbon footprint calculation, food tasting, eco-slogan contest - students of Biotechnical Center Naklo Robots - students of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Maribor How to overcome the recession? - An interactive game from students of the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana Wood Products students of Wood Technology School Maribor, Vocational College Presentation of selected projects: Program, Institution School center Ptuj School center Celje School of business and commerce Celje Academy of Design in Ljubljana University of Ljubljana University of Primorska University of Maribor University of Nova Gorica Internationam School for Social and Business Studies Tuesday, 8 th May 2012 Pupils Day in the company of Youth on the Move ambassadors - Eva and Nika Prusnik
3 10:00 Stage Opening of the second day events, Representative from CMEPIUS Welcome speech by the representative of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport 10:10 Stage Music Performance of the Secondary School for Catering and Tourism Celje band 10:30 Square Fashion show of students from Secondary Vocational and Technical School, Bežigrad Ljubljana 10:50 Tent Interview with Eva and Nika Prusnik, Ambassadors of the European Youth on the Move Initiative 11:00 Tent Folklore performance of pupils from Primary school Sladki Vrh 11:20 Stage Music performance of pupils from Primary school Kamnica 11:45 Tent International experience of students from Secondary school Josip Jurčič, Ivančna Gorica 12:00 Tent Music performance of students from School Centre Krško - Sevnica, Secondary Vocational and Technical School Krško 12:15 Tent Presentation of the Lifelong Learning Programme and mobility opportunities for pupils and students 12:45 Square Games, Primary School Fram 13:00 Tent Round table discussion with pupils who have participated in international projects within Lifelong Learning Programme, 14:00 Tent Austrian Mobility Expirience 14:15 Stage Performance of Eva in Nika Prusnik 14:30 Square Minutes for the photography with students of School Centre Srečko Kosovel Sežana 15:00 Tent Music performance of students from Secondary School Črnomelj 15:15 Tent Austrian Mobility Expirience 15:30 Tent Music Choir Performance of pupils from Primary School Bojan Ilich Maribor Pupils and Studets Skills Presentations - the accompanying program:
4 10:00 12:00 Stands Square Chocolate sculptures - students of Biotechnical Training Centre Ljubljana Cooking with liquid nitrogen students of Secondary School for Catering and Tourism Celje 14:00 16:00 10:00 15:00 Stands Square E- house students of Technical School Centre Nova Gorica Rocket making pupils of Primary school Bojan Ilich Maribor Taste of the Mediterranean pupils of Primary School Sladki Vrh Decorations from fresh flowers and small dried flowers bouqetes students of School of Horticulture and Visual Arts Celje Manufacture of capsules and presentation of manufacturing artificial teeth students of Secondary school of pharmacy, cosmetics and health care Ljubljana etwinning workshop Presentation of selected projects: Program etwinning Institution Secondary Vocational and Technical School, Bežigrad Ljubljana School center Postojna Educational Institution Višnja Gora General Secondary School Ptuj School Centre Krško - Sevnica, Secondary Vocational and Technical School Krško Secondary school Zagorje Primary school Fram Primary school Kamnica Secondary school Črnomelj Secondary school Preska Wednesday, 9 May 2012 Europe Day and Information Networks and Contact Points of the European Commission in Slovenia Fair 10:10 Tent Presentation of the SOLVIT and Your Europe services Do you need help in resolving cross border problems, because public authorities wrongly apply EU law or advice on your rights in a variety of cross-border matters (travel, stay, work, etc.)? - Slovenian SOLVIT center, consultants of Your Europe services
5 10:30 Tent Presentation of the European Social Fund Do you know the opportunities provided by the European Social Fund for young people? - Ministry of Economic Development and Technology - European Social Fund 10:50 Tent Music Performance of Youth on the Move Ambassadors - Eva and Nika Prusnik 11:00 Tent The EU Culture program: the European cultural festivals and youth Interview with representative of the project / festival and presentation of the EU Culture program - Cultural Contact Point Slovenia / SCCA-Ljubljana 11:35 Tent Presentation of EURAXESS network, which provides assistance to researchers in the country Are you a researcher and do you want to live and work in another European country? - Center of the Republic of Slovenia for Mobility and Europena Educational and Training Programmes 11:45 Tent Music Performance of Youth on the Move Ambassadors - Eva and Nika Prusnik 12:00 Tent Round table discussion on "Youth and Entrepreneurship" Are you interested in the world of entrepreneurship, do you have a good idea, are you interested in opportunities for young people to enter the world of business? - Maribor Development Agency - Enterprise Europe Network 12:50 Tent Cultural program Primary school Gustava Šiliha Laporje 13:10 Tent Presentation of the Europass tool to improve the transparency of qualifications and competences Do you know how to write a transparent and European comparable CV? - National Europass Centre in Slovenia 13:25 Tent Presentation of EURES - the European Job Mobility Portal Are you looking for information on job opportunities in another country or recruiting workers from abroad? ESS - EURES 13:35 Tent Presentation of the SOLVIT and Your Europe services Do you need help in resolving cross border problems, because public authorities wrongly apply EU law or advice on your rights in a variety of cross-border matters (travel, stay, work, etc.)? - Slovenian SOLVIT center, consultants of Your Europe services
6 14:00 Tent Improvisational theater on the European content - Information point Europe Direct Maribor 14:35 Tent Presentation of the European Social Fund Do you know the opportunities provided by the European Social Fund for young people? - Ministry of Economic Development and Technology - European Social Fund 15:00 Tent Presentation of the Europass tool to improve the transparency of qualifications and competences Do you know how to write a transparent and European comparable CV? - National Europass Centre in Slovenia 15:15 Tent Cultural program - Primary school Antona Ingoliča 15:40 Tent Presentation of EURES - the European Job Mobility Portal Are you looking for information on job opportunities in another country or recruiting workers from abroad? ESS - EURES 16:10 Tent Presentation of EURAXESS network, which provides assistance to researchers in the country Are you a researcher and do you want to live and work in another European country? - Center of the Republic of Slovenia for Mobility and Europena Educational and Training Programmes Thursday, 10 th May 2012 Youth in Action day 11:00 Tent Youth Exchange or "cherry on the cake" in youth work Presentation of the youth exchange as an effective tool for young people informal learning and obtaining of different competencies, which are now required by the labor market and active citizenship. 12:00 Tent Transfer of knowledge and experiences: What is European cooperation on youth and how it involves Germany? The German National Agency of Youth in Action will present cooperation between the Germany federal states in order of integration in European cooperation on youth.
7 13:15 Tent Protected area by youth: Tradition for the future; Youth Exchange of Cultural and Educational Society Pina Presentation of the project from which you can get inspiration and ideas for your projects and which represent the diversity and the true value of the Youth in Action. 14:00 Tent Hidden secret; youth initiative of informal group of young Young people have created a movie in which they want to show the importance of perseverance in our daily lives, but also to be caution not to choose the wrong path. 14:30 Tent What kind of animal is Youthpass and who, how, why and where can adopt it? Youthpass is a tool for recording and evaluating the effects of non-formal learning in youth work and represents an effective means to develop quality learning dimension for young people and all others involved in youth work. 15:30 Tent Development initiative of the Youth in Action : Establishing local strategies to promote learning mobility in youth work Presentation of the development initiative of the Youth in Action in 2012/2013, in which 13 Slovenian municipalities participate and whose frame is represented by three consecutive multi-day seminars and trainings for representatives of the participating local partnerships. 16:00 Tent Conclusion of the European Youth Week: crazy, funny, never seen before! European Youth Week is unique so is its conclusion! How about this: Do you think that you can do anything other with garbage than take it out, cart away or dispose it? You would probably say that recycling is an old story. If you were told that you can also watch and enjoy it, you would probably think of art installations. What if we tell you that you can as well... listen to it? Do not miss this! Accompanying activities 10:00 16:00 Tent Presentation of Youth in Action Youth organizations will present their local and international educational projects, which together reflect the diversity of the Youth in Action program, its options and features.
8 10:00 16:00 Tent How is it to live in Slovenia as a volunteer from abroad? Volunteers from abroad who are currently engaged in Slovenia European voluntary service, will share with the visitors their experiences about life in Slovenia and represente their home countries..