2019 05 09 European Bildung Day 2019 in Berlin


We are now establishing the European Bildung Network.
If you wish to become part of the network, please visit www.europeanbildung.net and see how to join. Also please note May 8th and 9th 2020, when we will co-host the European Bildung Day 2020 in Copenhagen and celebrate the 70the anniversary of the Schuman Declaration.
Nordic Bildung organized European Bildung Day 2019 in Berlin on May 9th together with Stefan Bergheim from Fortschrittszentrum in Frankfurt. Together with Stefan, we are now collaborating with, among others, Maike van den Boom in Stockholm, professor Christian Welzel from Leuphana University in Lüneburg, and the young Bildung activists from De Bildung Academie in Amsterdam to create Better Bildung, Better Europe.



10.00-10:30 – Registration
10:30-10:45 – Welcome by the organizers – and some music to get us started
10:45-12:15 – Plenary session: What do we mean when we say “Bildung”?
  • Prof. Dr. Julian Nida-Rümelin – What is Bildung?
  • Tomas Björkman – Bildung and ego-development
  • Lene Rachel Andersen – Bismarck and Bildung in Denmark
  • Michiel Tolman – Young Bildung activism in the Netherlands
  • Prof. Dr. Christian Welzel – Bildung and values
  • Visions for Bildung Day 2020 – discussion
12:15-13:30 – Lunch
13:30-15:00 – Parallel sessions – hosted by Dr. Stefan Bergheim and Lene Rachel Andersen
15:00-15:15 – Ideas from the two sessions – The best suggestions from the two groups
15:15-15:30 – Coffee break
15:30-16:30 – Open space discussionsHow would you like to contribute in 2020, what kind of help do you need, and who commits to what?
16:30-17:00 – Concluding
Connecting the results of the day and how we move along
18:00-21:00 – Dinner at a nearby restaurant