The 1st eucen European meeting took place in Bristol (UK) in 1991. The theme was Towards a European Universities Continuing Education Network and it was organised by the University of Bristol.
Representatives from 15 European universities attended the meeting. After an introduction in which suggestions of possible outcomes of the seminar were given and a definition of the scope of continuing education (CE) was agreed as the basis for discussion, presentations outlined CE in each country and the activities in the Universities represented. Specific topics on which universities present would like to see collaboration were identified.
During this first meeting, the participants agreed to establish a Network, eucen, the European University Continuing Education Network, and to regard the present meeting as its inaugural session. The broad Aims of eucen were also agreed during this sessions. More...