10th ESREA Triennial Conference: New seeds for a world to come. Policies, practices and lives in adult education and learning – 29th September – 2nd October 2022, Milan, Italy

Pepka Boyadjieva and Petya Ilieva-Trichkova, members of the JustEdu project’s team presented 2 papers at the ESREA Conference “New seeds for a world to come. Policies, practices and lives in adult education and learning”, 29th September – 2nd October 2022, Milan, Italy. Home Page – ESREA 2022 (unimib.it) The conference was carried out in person with nearly 260 participants from all over the world. The ESREA conference raised the following questions:…

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HDCA Annual Conference “Capabilities and Transformative Institutions”, September 19-22, 2022, Antwerp, Belgium

Pepka Boyadjieva and Petya Ilieva-Trichkova, members of the JustEdu project’s team presented a paper at the HDCA Annual Conference “Capabilities and Transformative Institutions”, September 19-22, 2022 in Antwerp, Belgium. 2022 HDCA Conference – Antwerp, Belgium | Human Development and Capability Association (hd-ca.org) The conference was carried out in person with nearly 300 participants from all over the world and with about 700 participants online. The HDCA conference raised the following questions:…

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ECER 2022 Conference: “Education in a Changing World: The impact of global realities on the prospects and experiences of educational research”

Pepka Boyadjieva and Petya Ilieva-Trichkova, members of the JustEdu project’s team presented two joint papers at the ECER 2022 Conference: “Education in a Changing World: The impact of global realities on the prospects and experiences of educational research” held between the 23rd and the 25th of August 2022 in Yerevan, Armenia and at the ECER Plus (online) conference between 1st and 10th September: ECER 2022, Yerevan and ECER plus |…

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The Vignette Method: Design and Application in Qualitative Research – Online Research Seminar of the JustEdu Team

THE VIGNETTE METHOD: DESIGN AND APPLICATION IN QUALITATIVE RESEARCH Online research seminar of the JustEdu team, 6 October 2021 On October 6, 2021, Raia Apostolova, Vesselina Kachakova, Svetla Koleva, and Radina Chileva – members of the JustEdu project – presented some of the main challenges that stand before researchers who apply the vignette method in qualitative research. The main topics of the seminar covered issues around the main characteristics of…

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The Moral Society – Xxi Congress of the International Association of French Speaking Sociologists, Tunis, 12-16 July 2021 – Conference Participation

Svetla Koleva from the JustEdu project presented a paper “Moral experiences in and between ‘small societies’. The case of graduates from Africa who studied in Bulgaria” at the XXIst Congress of the International Association of French Speaking Sociologists “The Moral Society” held online on 12-16 July 2021 in Tunis. The paper was presented in session 2 of the Research Committee 24 “Small Societies and Knowledge Construction”. Abstract: What are moral…

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Trust and Well-Being in the Balkans – Conference Participation

Pepka Boyadjieva and Petya Ilieva-Trichkova from the JustEdu project presented a keynote speech: ‘Is there anything beyond happiness? A comparative European perspective towards the multi-dimensional character of subjective well-being’ at the Trust and Well-Being in the Balkans: Regional conference. This conference was held on 30th September – 1st October, 2021 in Sofia, Bulgaria. The conference was carried out virtually. It was organized by the Bulgarian Sociological Association (BSA) as the…

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Beyond4.0 Scientific Conference – Conference Participation

Svetlomir Zdravkov from the JustEdu project presented a paper entitled “Online education and digital inclusion. How different EU countries and their citizens are adapting to the technological change in education?” at the Beyond 4.0 Scientific conference: Inclusive Futures for Europe Beyond Industrie4.0 and Digital Disruption, which was carried off and online in Sofia, Bulgaria on 30th September – 1st October, 2021. The conference was organised by the BEYOND4.0 Consortium and…

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ECER 2021 (online) conference ‘Education and Society: expectations, prescriptions, reconciliations’

  Members of the JustEdu project’s team presented a joint paper at the ECER 2021 Conference ‘Education and society: Expectations, prescriptions, reconciliations’ which was carried out online between 6th-9th September 2021 in Geneva, Switzerland: • Petya Ilieva-Trichkova and Pepka Boyadjieva – ‘Life is More Than Having Bread: Graduate Education-job Mismatch and Subjective Well-being’ ECER 2021 conference’s aim is to investigate the tensions that exist between the broad social, political and…

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15th European Sociological Association (ESA) Conference ‘Sociological Knowledges for Alternative Future’

  Members of the JustEdu project’s team presented 2 papers the 15th ESA Conference ‘Sociological Knowledges for Alternative Future’ which was carried out between 31st August – 3rd September 2021 in Barcelona, Spain: • Rumiana Stoilova and Petya Ilieva-Trichkova – ‘Perceptions of Fairness of Educational Opportunities and of Wages: Intersectional Analysis in a European Comparative Perspective’ • Pepka Boyadjieva and Petya Ilieva-Trichkova – ‘Inevitability and Multi-dimensional Character of Social Justice…

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XIX BCES Annual International Conference ‘New Challenges to Education. Lessons from Around the World’ – Conference Participation

Members of the JustEdu project’s team presented 2 papers the XIX BCES Annual International Conference ‘New Challenges to Education. Lessons from Around the World’ on 21 – 25 June 2021 in Sofia, Bulgaria: • Alexander Gerganov, Petya Ilieva-Trichkova and Pepka Boyadjieva – ‘Why Study More when You Can Bribe: Corruption as a Challenge to Participation in Adult Formal Education’ • Raya Mihaylova – ‘Heuristic Potential of Actor – Network Theory…

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