HEDY Life in the AI Era Erasmus+ Project Holds Transnational Meeting in Varna, Bulgaria

The HEDY Life in the AI Era Erasmus+ project is set to host its highly anticipated transnational project meeting in Varna, Bulgaria, on June 19th and 20th, 2023. The event will take place at the prestigious Rosslyn Dimyat Hotel Varna, providing the participants with a convenient and comfortable setting. For those unable to attend in person, the meeting will also be accessible online.
The meeting will bring together representatives from various partner organizations involved in the HEDY project to explore the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in education and fostering AI literacy. The project has been made possible through the support of the Erasmus+ program, which promotes international collaboration and exchange in education.
A diverse range of topics will be covered during the first day of the meeting. The agenda includes a warm welcome and presentation by the Bulgarian Association for Ergonomics and Human Factors and the Óbuda University (OU), followed by a summary of the HEDY project’s results by OU. Additional highlights include discussions on the translation of the HEDY Booklet led by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · Barcelona (UPC), the HEDY Toolkit and its publication by AidLearn, and the validation and translation of the HEDY MOOC by OU.
The day will also feature a series of sessions on implementing the HEDY Guidelines, with BAEHF leading the introduction to the guidelines and ACEEU providing guidance on using the MOOC and Toolkit assets. UPC will explore the actual and future utilization of the MOOC and Toolkit, while OU will delve into creating a MOOC for the first time. BAEHF will also oversee the development of an implementing glossary with key terms on AI-related topics.
The meeting’s second day will continue the discussion on the guidelines, led by BAEHF and involving all partners. Project tasks and deadlines, as well as the overall work plan, will be addressed by OU and the partner organizations.
The budget summary and expectations will be presented by OU, ensuring transparency and effective financial management.
The meeting will conclude with a comprehensive review of decisions reached, assigned tasks and deadlines, and final remarks by OU and all partners.
In addition to the productive agenda, participants can network and socialize during the social dinner, fostering further collaboration and camaraderie among the project’s stakeholders.
The HEDY Life in the AI Era Erasmus+ project is dedicated to advancing AI literacy in education and preparing students and teachers for the challenges and opportunities of the AI era. Through international cooperation and knowledge exchange, the project aims to create valuable resources, including the HEDY Booklet, HEDY Toolkit, and HEDY MOOC, which will empower educators and learners to navigate the world of AI effectively.
Please visit the HEDY Life in the AI Era Erasmus+ project website for more information about the project and its progress.