International Conference 2014

This International KoKoHs Conference 2014 aims to encourage theoretical, methodological, and empirical debates on modeling and measuring competencies in higher education. We are going to discuss national and international perspectives on the assessment of competencies.

We are very pleased to welcome numerous highly renowned national and international experts und guests to the conference. The conference program includes keynotes by Prof. Hamish Coates (Australia), Prof. Rolf van der Velden (Netherlands), and Prof. Jan-Eric Gustafsson (Sweden). There will be various thematic sessions, presentations by the project alliances, a plenary panel discussion, and poster presentations.

Thematic sessions will focus on topics such as the structure of competencies, competency acquisition and longitudinal analysis, innovative methods to measure competencies, prognostic validity and predictions, and competency levels in relation to teaching-learning conditions.

In addition, you will have ample opportunity for informal exchange during the conference and, in particular, the social evening on Friday.
For further details, please see the program.