International Meetings

Third Project Meeting, University of Maribor, Slovenia

International Meetings

Location: Maribor (Slovenia)

Event type: Meeting and Train the Trainers.

Date: 24-28 September 2018

The third PACES partner meeting was hosted by the University of Maribor, Slovenia, from 24-28 September, 2018. The meeting was organised by Associate Professor Dr Matjaž Debevc and was attended by 36 participants from all 12 partner institutions.

One and a half (1.5) days of the meeting were used for project coordination and planning, and included updates on the ongoing project work packages, and planning
for the upcoming work packages. The remaining time was focused on preparation for training: presentations were delivered by staff from the University of Maribor and from
relevant Slovenian organisations on topics related to the project deliverables and activities.

The first three days of the meeting were held in the ‘Diplomatski Klub’ rooms of the Hotel Habakuk, Maribor, and the fourth day was held in the Institute of Media and
Communication at the Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Maribor.


The meeting focused on three work packages:

WP2: Establishment of Accessibility Centres

(specifically, 2.1 Physical Accessibility Centre Development and 2.2 Equipment and staffing procured).

WP3: Progression of Training

(specifically 3.2 Train the Trainers).

WP8: Project Management