(Lifelong Learning Programme, the Education, Audiovisual and Culture
Executive Agency, the Commission of the European Union)


On behalf of Ogarev Mordovia State University and Organising Committee we are glad to invite you to take part in the International Conference Bologna Process – Awareness, Interest, Desire, Action (BP – AIDA) that will be held in Saransk (Russia) on the 19th and 20th of April, 2012.

BP-AIDA will be an International Forum for those who wish to present their projects and innovations, having also the opportunity to discuss the main aspects and the latest results in the field of Bologna Process Implementation.

The overall purpose of the Conference is to analyze the issues and improve the links between higher education, employers and student organizations in the context of changes via the Bologna Process.

The scope of BP-AIDA includes the following topics:
- Life Long Learning and Experiences
- Student Participation in the European Higher Education Area
- Internationalising the curricula and developing skills for the labour market
- New Challenges for the European Higher Education Area
- The Bologna Process and Its Implementation
- Joint-degree programmes and Exchange Experiences
- Quality assurance on National and International Levels
- University/Industry Experiences and Partnership
- New Experiences for International Cooperation

The attendance of more than 60 delegates from different countries is expected.

We invite you to submit your papers and to attend in order to share your achievements in the field of Bologna Process implementation.

The deadline for registration is the 1st of February 2012

The deadline for submitting abstracts is the 1st of February 2012

The deadline for submitting full papers is the 1st of March 2012

To register please send the Registration form to

There will be two participation modalities: Oral presentations (in-person) and Participation without presentation.

ISBN publication will be produced with all the accepted papers that will be included in our digital and printed versions of the Conference Proceedings.

Selected papers will be published in one of our cooperating journals Int. Journal of Quality and Service Sciences (IJQSS) Chief Editor: Su Mi Dahlgaard-Park; University Management: practice and analysis Chief Editor: Alexey Kluev; Integration of Education, Chief Editor Sergey Vdovin.

In addition to the technical aspects of the programme, our website provides you with useful information on the city of Saransk, with lovely places of interest.

We look forward to seeing you in Saransk!
BP-AIDA Organising Committee.