The Kickoff meeting of the “Vocational Web Leap : An open Source e-Learning Platform for Training Vocational Students, Apprentices and Graduates on Web Design and Development” project was held in Düzce, Fenerbahçe Topuk Highland Resort on 13’th January 2020.
The Kick Off meeting started at 09:30 as stated on the agenda. The Chairman of Duzce Chamber of Commerce & Industry made an opening speech. He said he was very happy to welcome all participants. He also added that the collaboration level with Duzce University at the highest point ever and one of the visions of the chamber is to increase the project capacity in order to develop the corporate capacity. He said he would like the participants will back to their countries with good memories.
After the speech of the Chairman,a short promotion film of Düzce Province shown for the participants.
Assistant Professor Osman Kartal made a presentation of Düzce Üniversity. Later, Project Office Manager Tuncay Yüksel promoted Düzce Chamber of Commerce & Industry with a powerpoint presentation. Assistant Prof.Lia Codrina Contiu from UMFST/Romania,Carmen Simona Stanciu from Colegiul Tehnik Gheorghe Cartinau /Romania,Theodora Magoulioti from 2’nd Vocational Secondary School Director/Greece, Bibian Rodriguez Abad and Caroline Sorribes Cortina from FyG Consultores/Spain, Coordinator Sofija Tosheva from SOU Jane Sandanski Strumica/N.Macedonia and Project Manager Rita Hatzinikoli DİAS-VET/Greece made their presentations respectively. In presentations there were brief introductory information about the countries of participants, information about the activities of the partner organizations and curricula on web design and development and the similiar training topics.
Mr.Ionnis Fudos from Department of Computer Science- University of Ioannina/Greece joined the kick off meeting via Skype and gave information what done and what to be done for the work programme.