Open call is launched for applications for Liepaja’ s program of practical seminars and creative workshops

Open call is launched for applications for Liepaja’ s four-day long program of practical seminars and creative workshops Modern technologies – appliance, sharing, coordination within the framework of the project “Paradigm shift from traditional to creative industries - the essence for sustainable regional development” (CCI & Sustainability).

The Centre of Competency Based Professional Education “Liepaja Music, Art and Design School” (PIKC LMMDV) announces an open call for applications to take part in a one-week program of practical seminars and creative workshops Modern technologies – appliance, sharing, coordination. The participants of public seminars and creative workshops, under the guidance of representatives of Liepaja City Municipal Education Department, will enjoy the opportunity to get acquainted with the technologies available to educational institutions of Liepaja, its application possibilities and importance in vocational education. During practical seminars and workshops, the focus will be on efficient use of these resources; a theoretical framework will be developed for a collaboration model to facilitate the availability and coordination of resources. Practical seminars and workshops will be held from 17 to 20 June in Liepaja.

The four-day session will focus on raising awareness of the material and technical resources available to Liepaja's educational institutions. At seminars, lecturers-practitioners will encourage participants to explore and analyse existing resources. The participants will acquire useful knowledge for developing a model for more efficient use of resources in Liepaja, assuming that the model can be transferred to any geographic location and adapted in any circumstances. Acquired skills in seminar and creative workshops will allow participants to understand the situation in vocational education, its challenges, as well as provide an opportunity to participate in the development of an efficient resource use model, which can then be adapted and implemented in their professional activities and career development; therefore, VET learners and representatives are especially welcome.

Four participants from Lithuania - two from Klaipeda Culture Communication Center (KKKC) and two from Vilnius Art Academy Nida Art College, as well as two from Kuldiga, Latvia, are invited to participate in the Open Program of Practical Workshops and Creative Workshops Modern Technologies - Application, Sharing, Coordination. The cost of their accommodation, catering and tutorship will be covered by the funds of the project CCI & Sustainability.

Information about the project - agenda and the application template for the program of practical seminars and creative workshops is available at the attachment.

Please, e-mail the filled-in applications to sanda.liepa-vjakse@lmmdv.edu.lv before June 14.

The Centre of Competency Based Professional Education “Liepaja Music, Art and Design School” is an educational institution of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia providing secondary vocational education in the fields of music, art and design, in total 22 different educational programs; it is also a methodological center of Kurzeme region, methodically supporting the art and art of the Kurzeme region. music schools. PIKC LMMDV organizes and implements various creative field projects, introduces contemporary music, art and design trends, develops creative industries, and promotes collaboration between different creative organizations in Latvia and abroad.

The educational programme of The Centre of Competency Based Professional Education “Liepaja Music, Art and Design School” is held in the framework of joint project No. LLI-338 Paradigm shift from “raditional” to creative industries – the essence for sustainable regional development. LLI-338 (CCI & Sustainability), implemented under the INTERREG V-A Latvia – Lithuania Cross Border Cooperation Programme 2014-2020. Leading partner: Kuldīga District Municipality, project partners: Klaipeda Culture Communication Center, Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts, Liepāja Creative Industry Cluster, and The Centre of Competency Based Professional Education “Liepaja Music, Art and Design School”. The total budget of the project is EUR 220,193.06, including EUR 187,164.08 of the ERDF funding.

This information is prepared with European Union financial support. The content of this information is entirely under the responsibility of The Centre of Competency Based Professional Education “Liepaja Music, Art and Design School”, and in no circumstances can it be considered an official position of the European Union.

For more information, please apply to:

PIKC LMMDV methodologist in art and design Sanda Liepa-Vjakse
e-mail: sanda.liepa-vjakse@.lmmdv.lv