General Assembly and Workshop 2021

On 13 October 2021, CEENQA’s yearly General Assembly and the accompanying workshop took place.

During the General Assembly, Olgun Cicek (YÖDAK, Northern Cyprus) was elected CEENQA’s new Vice-President. Simona Lache (ARACIS, Romania) and Benjamin Muhamedbegovic (HEA, Bosnia and Herzegovina) were elected new board members.

The workshop on “Online evaluations and external quality assurance” dealt with the changes to evaluation procedures brought along by the pandemic. Based on the experiences of the agencies in various European countries, it was discussed what lessons have been learned, what can be improved to adapt to changed circumstances and how quality assurance procedures will be conducted in the future.

You can find the presentations of the workshop here:
Anca Prisacariu: Adapting external quality assurance processes to an online format
Nataliia Stukalo: QA in pandemic times: Lessons learnt by NAQA (Ukraine)
Klemen Subic: CEENQA Guidelines for distance evaluation
Jolanta Silka: The importance of feedback and communication on the online evaluations

Seventh bi-monthly meeting

CEENQA’s seventh bi-monthly meeting took place on 15 September 2021 and included the following presentations:

Presentation of ANACEC, Moldova, Stela Guvir, Head of public relations and international cooperation office
Presentation of AZVO, Croatia, Emita Blagdan, Assistant Director for International Cooperation
DEQAR: supporting international transparency and automatic recognition in the EHEA, Colin Tück, Director of EQAR