President of Ecsite meets European Commissioner for Education

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President of Ecsite meets European Commissioner for Education

Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth and Jan Truszczyński, Director General for Education, Training, Culture and Youth met with Ecsite President Robert Firmhofer at the Copernicus Science Centre on 26 and 27 September 2011.

The role of Ecsite in informal education, science literacy and life-long learning in Europe has been discussed during the meeting. In order to further explore the perspectives for cooperation schedule of working appointments with Commission representatives has been determined.

Both guests visited the Copernicus Science Center as participants of “Marie Curie Actions” symposium of young scientists from across the world, one of key events of the Polish Presidency of the Council of the European Union.