Almost 100 years old! The Women’s Engineering Society is a charity and a professional network of women engineers, scientists and technologists offering inspiration, support and professional development.

Working in partnership, we support and inspire women to achieve as engineers, scientists and as leaders; we encourage the education of engineering; and we support companies with gender diversity and inclusion. Our Vision Our vision is a nation in which women are as likely as men to choose to study Read more…

Synergie: a job agency supporting active policies

Synergie Italia as a job agency is constantly active as recognisant agent, working to understand people’s competencies and to support them in identifying their possible career paths. Synergie works with local institutions to promote and enforce active policies for the workforce. To further highlight learners’ competencies concerning self reflection towards Read more…

Expert on the curriculum

John Dunne, teacher and educator in the wider sense in the Irish capital of Dublin, has, through commendable private enterprise over the course of many years, amassed a body of information on the curriculum of Irish educational institutions since the 1920s that lacks comparison. Both due to the loss of Read more…

Helmut Schuller, humble, courageous and brillant priest, one time leader of Caritas in Austria, fighter for justice and a thorn in the side of the establishment.

I recognise, even 20 years on, the powerful and unforgetable  contribution that Helmut Schuller made towards what can only be described humanizing the church in Austria. His work crossed the borders of “believers” or non “believers”, his recognition of the right thing to do was always seen to be uppermost Read more…

Roberto Casarotto inspiration.

Roberto is one of the most inspiring people I have ever met. He connects humans from all walks of life and from all over the world, so that they may unfold and develop their creative potential. He was trained as a dancer and worked as a dancer and dance director. Read more…

Migrant Bodies – Moving Borders

Migrant Bodies develops a shared international research, focusing on identifying, developing and testing new and relevant actions for the recognition and inclusion of refugees and migrants through dance and movement based initiatives. It is wonderful to be part of this inspiring project. We see how building communities for refugees with Read more…

Pro Mente Burgenland,

Pro Mente Burgenland does wonderful work in recognising and supporting those with special needs. Built around wonderful houses scattered around the province of Burgenland, are day centers where people with social and mental disabilities have the opportunity to be creative. The teams who help those attending the centers are careful Read more…

Univ.Prof.Ing.Dr.Robert Trappl, MBA

Robert Trappl as an older person who has remained as inquisitive as a child despite being a highly respected professor in artificial intelligence. Perhaps this very special trait is the reason why he is still so active and why he inspires so many students still today and what I would Read more…

Recognizing the Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies network as contributing positively to the recognition of networks individuals as making matter

Created in 2003, the Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies network has placed the study and promotion of human dignity at the forefront of many academic disciplines, this while equalizing the fields between academia and civil society, Global North and South, men and women, established academics and individual researchers. The network Read more…

OpenAgri: new skills for new jobs in Milan

The City of Milan is building a hub for peri-urban agriculture renovating Cascina Nosedo, an ancient farmhouse at the southern limit of the city. 18 innnovative projects have been selected and will build their innovative ideas in periurban agriculture around the hub, with the support of 16 partners. Skills developed Read more…

Badgeons la Normandie, Bageons Philippe!

Philippe is at the origin of Badgeons la Normandie, a regional initiative looking at exploiting the power of Open Badges to create a learning territory. Philippe is also a strength behind the creation of Reconnaître – Open Recognition Alliance, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to making the Bologna Open Recognition Declaration a reality. Read more…

A leading contributor to #OpenRecognition

Don Presant introduced me to Open Badges in 2012 and we decided to add them to the ePIC conference. Regular participant since 2004 to the ePortfolio conference that was to be rechristened ePIC, Don has become instrumental in the constant evolution of the conference bringing cutting edge thinkers and participants Read more…

Non-Formal Learning in Rural Area

The organization I would like to recognize is called “Produções Fixe”, and it’s located in a village in Portugal. Their work in Non-Formal education is recognized at European Level, where they deliver several training courses and produce educational boardgames. The work that they have been doing, raised the recognition of Read more…