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The Forum was organised by the National Centre for Public Accreditation and International Industrial Academy and took place on November 15-16, 2013 in Moscow at International Industrial Academy.
The Forum was attended by representatives of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Education, the Federal Agency for Supervision and Control, the Russian Academy of Education, foreign and Russian accreditation agencies, as well as representatives of the Board of the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education.
Experts of professional education, representatives of the academic community, employers' organizations and professional societies, implementators of modern educational technologies, international (network) educational projects in Russia, as well as chairmen of boards of education and methodical associations of Russia and representatives of foreign accreditation agencies were invited to participate.
The Forum discussed the following issues:
At the Forum plenary session on November 15, 2013 AEER President Prof. Yury Pokholkov presented the report “Engineering education quality evaluation: AEER activity and foreign practice” in which AEER motions to establish in Russia a national register of accrediting organisations in the sphere of education were substantiated and formulated.
Also at the Forum plenary session the agreement among the Association for Engineering Education of Russia, the Agency for Higher Education Quality Assurance and Career Development and the National Centre for Public Accreditation on establishment of the Association “National Register of Accrediting Organisations in the sphere of Education” was signed.