Cedefop and the OECD 2021 Joint Symposium - call for papers


Dates and times: 

October 21, 2021 - 09:00 to October 22, 2021 - 18:00


online online


Cedefop and the OECD announce the 2021 joint symposium on Apprenticeships for greener economies and societies.
The event will take place on 21-22 October 2021.

Due to uncertainties around travel restrictions, the event will be organised in a virtual format.

UPDATE 9 March: The call for papers is open. Available at the weblink above.

Interested authors are invited to submit abstracts of research or analysis identifying and discussing links between apprenticeships and challenges posed by the transition towards green economy/society and implications for policy making.

Selected contributions will be presented during the symposium and/or included in the subsequent dedicated publication.
To submit an abstract, please read first the call for papers and the privacy statement regarding the use of personal data for this call, and use the abstract submission form.

Key dates:

- Deadline for abstract submissions: 3 May 2021
- Announcement of accepted abstracts: 20 May 2021
- Deadline for draft full papers of accepter abstracts: 23 July 2021
- Deadline for symposium presentations: 30 September 2021
- Symposium: 21-22 October 2021
- Deadline for final full papers: January 2022
- Estimated publication date: July 2022
You may contact Cedefop apprenticeship team Cedefop apprenticeship team for further clarifications.

See more on Cedefop and OECD joint work on apprenticeship on the 2019 joint Cedefop/OECD symposium on The next steps for apprenticeship, which resulted in a publication of 16 selected contributions.

Abstract submission: May 3, 2021
Find out more