Welcome to European Bildung Day 2021
Bildung, Unlocking the Spirit; how do we do it?
On this page, you will find information and videos from our two days of celebration of bildung and the European spirit, May 8th and 9th, 2021.
Saturday 13:00-15:00 CET Main Conference
Welcome by Lene Rachel Andersen and conference host Nadja Taranczewski
Better Bildung, Better Future.
A bildung manifesto for Europe
Introduction by Niklas Limacher.
Bildung Through Time: A Historical Journey
Zak Stein, USA — Where to begin: Comenius
Lene Rachel Andersen, DK — Bourgeoisie bildung vs. folk-bildung
Gretchen Colon, USA — The Chautauqua Movement
Sturla Bjerkaker, NO — Study circles: the Norwegian way
Michiel Tolman, NL — De Bildung Academie, Amsterdam
Vesa-Matti Lahti, FI — Bildung and sustainability i Finland
Elena Tochilina, UA — Start-up bildung in Ukraine
Saturday 15:00-20:00 CET Local Events
From the local event in Yerevan
From the local event in Ukraine
From the local event in Stockholm
Saturday 20:00-22:00 CET Bildung Bar
Bring your favourite beverage and have a fun evening!
The European Bildung Day organizers will say a few words and toast for Europe at 20:30 CET (we promise that it won’t take long!)
Online, and the biggest and corona saftest bar in the world; have fun!
Sunday 10:00-16:00 CET European Bildung Day
10:00-12:00 Morning Plenary Session
Good morning, presentations from the local bildung events, co-creation workshop on The European Bildung Manifesto, break-out discussions and more…
12:45-13:45 Parallel Sessions
13:55-15:10 Parallel Workshops & Sessions
15:20-16:00 Concluding Plenary Session
The Global Bildung Manifesto was finalized by the participants at the European Bildung Day on May 9th, 2021, and uploaded for signatures as the conclusion of the conference.
Niklas Limacher led the process and here reads the full manifesto.
You can find the Global Bildung Manifesto and sign it here: https://globalbildung.net/manifesto/