Gamefest in Berlin: joint opening by the Governing Mayor of Berlin, Michael Müller, and the Mayor of Helsinki, Jan Vapaavuori.
Link to the press release
Good Practice on the Move : Project meeting in Zagreb – How can vocational training institutions in Europe be prepared for digital change?
From now until the end of the project period (30.09.2020), we are offering a place for a compulsory internship in the field of project management in the project Baltic Game Industry.
Digitalisierung verlangt Anpassung in der beruflichen Aus- und Weiterbildung – BBH article about the digitalisation projects of the BGZ
We are looking for employees in the areas of controlling and project assistance. Click here for the job advertisements.
Best practice workshop of the BGI project in Helsinki – Report of the Senate Chancellery Berlin on successful experience exchange
Invitation to the conference The digital journey of vocational education and training of the EU project Car-2-Lab
ARRIVO BERLIN presents itself at vocatiumplus, one of the most important trade fairs for refugees in Berlin.
The BGZ presents the ARRIVO BERLIN initiative at the Federal Labour Office's Consultants' Day.
Good Practice on the Move : Kick-off meeting in Berlin for the start of the new BGZ project in the automotive sector
ARRIVO BERLIN provides information on learning and counselling opportunities. Visit us at the 17th job fair for refugees at Work for Refugees.
ARRIVED Mobil Schweden : successful exchange of experience between vocational training personnel of Berlin and colleagues in Stockholm
BGZ receives Erasmus+ Mobility Charter for Vocational Education and Training – recognition from NA BIBB for implementing high-quality mobility projects
Coaching für eine erfolgreiche Ausbildung – Article in the BBH about the subproject ARRIVO BERLIN Ausbildungscoaching
Transnational Dialog @ Nasdaq in Stockholm: BGI project partners and industry experts discuss how and why to invest in the games industry.
Study visit of the Sweden Games Arena: Skövde is home to one of Europe's best-known game incubators. BGI project partners and stakeholders benefited from the expertise for their own incubation plans.
Car-2-Lab : The vehicle guild invites to the workshop “The car repair shop as a laboratory – digital learning tools in VET”.
Baltic Game Industry : Network meeting between administration, enterprises, associations and academies – how can politics better support the Berlin games industry?
Action Day “Integration durch Ausbildung”: The Berlin Chamber of Small Business and Skilled Crafts invites young people with migration or refugee background, teachers, companies and experts. Click here for the program
The BGZ at Berlin braucht Dich : Discussion about the current challenges for the successful professional integration of young people with migration and refugee background in vocational training.
Baltic Game Industry : 1st Innovation Dialogue regarding games funding – joint event by BGZ, State of Berlin and the Berlin games industry
Project Baltic Game Industry : Joint workshop of BGZ, HU-Berlin and Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises in the Red Town Hall.
The BGZ presents Learning e-Mobility Plus at the BIBB Congress Learning for the future: VET of tomorrow – experience innovations in Berlin.
Workshop in Poznan (Poland): Apprentices and students from four countries work together with the innovative learning tool “Telematics Kit” developed in the project Car-2-Lab.
GastroInklusiv receives the Sustainability Award at the education conference WeltWeitWissen 2018 – Lernen für den Wandel.
The projects of ARRIVO BERLIN present themselves together at the fair „Refugees – Willkommen in der Ausbildung“.
BGZ receives funding commitment for a new mobility project VED Mobil.
The BGZ presents the program ARRIVO BERLIN to an OECD delegation as part of their visit of the Berlin Senate Department for Integration, Labour and Social Affairs.
The project partnership Fit for BIM discusses in Aarhus (Denmark) the competence matrix and learning units for digital construction.
Intelligent solutions for the mobility of tomorrow are the topic at the Capital Conference Electromobility 2018. The BGZ collects numerous impulses for its projects on digitalisation in vocational education, such as Car-2-Lab.
Baltic Game Industry visits Tartu: Project partners from eight countries are discussing about improvements of the framework conditions for the digital games industry in the Baltic Sea region and concepts for tailor-made support for young gaming companies.
Car-2-Lab workshop for multipliers
“Fahren wir gemeinsam in die Zukunft? – Digitalisierung in der Berufsbildung des Kfz-Sektors“
Innovation dialogue Baltic Game Industry in the Red Town Hall with Björn Böhning, Head of the Senate Chancellery, and the Berlin Games Community
BGZ obtained the contract for the technical coordination of the Berlin ARRIVO network.
Official kick-off of the Interreg-Project “Baltic Game Industry” Evening reception at the Berlin City Hall with a welcoming speech by Permanent Secretary Christian Rickerts
Fit for BIM – The project partnership meets in Berlin for the kick-off meeting.
Launch of the Interreg-Project „Baltic Game Industry – Empowering a Booster for Regional Development” with BGZ as lead partner
The BGZ is looking for voluntary supporters for the project ARRIVED – Coaching for refugees in vocational training in Berlin.
„Learning e-Mobility Plus“ presented as Good Practice in the Journal of the National Agency on the issue „30 Jahre europäische Bildungskooperationen“.
Award for TIME: the project was labeled as “Success Story”
Sustainable result of the BGZ project TIME The program developed in the project will be offered as a continuing education seminar for mediators “UP-TIME” at Hellenic Open University as of 2018.
BGZ-ARRIVED and DIKH invite to an exchange of experiences „Unternehmen integrieren Flüchtlinge“
Action programme of the Berlin Chamber of Small Business and Skilled Crafts: apprentice exchange to Spain in the field of electromobility. Further information and registration form
New Erasmus+ mobility project ARRIVED Mobil Sweden granted.
The BGZ presents a new flyer
BBH-article about the BGZ-project ARRIVED – Ausbildungscoaching für Geflüchtete in Berlin
15 years of educational exchange – BBH reports on successful BGZ projects for the Berlin trades
The ARRIVED Mobil experience exchanges to Vienna and Barcelona are finished and were a total success.
BGZ starts its third project in the Berlin showcase electromobility: Car-2-Lab promotes the cooperation between vocational education and higher education in the field of vehicle telematics.
ARRIVED Mobil experience exchanges to Vienna and to Barcelona will take place in November 2016.
Start of the Erasmus+ mobility project ARRIVED Mobil
Employment and Training for Refugees
We invite to “ARRIVED- Welcome to the skilled crafts of Berlin” information event
When: Thursday, May 12th, 06:00 – 08:00 pm
Where: BTZ der Handwerkskammer Berlin
Mehringdamm 14, 10961 Berlin
Further Information (German)
Handwerk Mobil: Successful seminar on securing the supply of skilled labour in Vienna – Berlin craftsmen exchange experiences with Austrian colleagues
The project website ARRIVED – Welcome in the Berlin skilled crafts is online!
First newsletter of the BGZ-project TIME
“Soft revolution“ – sustainability of „Learning e-Mobility” project results
a newsletter from Berlin Agency for Electromobility – November 2015 – Final conference of the project, 28th October 2015
It remains exciting! Invitation to the final conference of the project “Learning eMobility”
On 28 October 2015 from 14:00 to 19:00, the final event of our joint project will take place in the BTZ of the Berlin Chamber of Small Business and Skilled Crafts. The project is realised in the federal government program “Electromobility showcase”.
Our project “Learning e-Mobility Plus“ was one of the Good-Practice projects in the NA BIBB symposium “New competences for new employment opportunities” on 21 September 2015. In the course of the project we show possibilities, how an enhanced cooperation between education and the working environment in the framework of the Erasmus+ programme could be arranged. The NA BIBB will prepare an online documentation of the conference.
Great success of the BGZ-project Global Fairness – the Global Classroom as a best practice example is part of the new orientation framework for the study area Global Development (see page 428)
Welcome in Berlin! Our new project ARRIVED started. It supports the initiative of the BMZ to enable young refugees from crisis regions a professional training in German skilled crafts enterprises.
Handwerk Mobil granted: the Erasmus+ Project supports European exchange on maintenance of securing the supply of skilled labour.
Project Berlin Mobil
German-Italian exchange of experiences in Vicenza (Italy)
further Information (German)
Save the date!
Qualifcation strategies on e-Mobility – international conference will be organized by Guild of the Motor Vehicle Trade Berlin (Die Kfz-Innung Berlin) and BGZ with guests from the EU and China.
More information shortly www.emo-berlin.de
The Berlin Chamber of Skilled Crafts invites to the 1. Instructors-Day Berlin
Date: Friday, 17th 2015
Article about PROTECT was published: Magazin of the Berlin Chamber of Small Business and Skilled Crafts march/2015 (German)
Within the project TriNet Global a local steering group was established – hence, the Berlin district Tempelhof-Schöneberg is well on its way to the title “Fairtrade-Town”: press release
In the framework of the project TriNet Global, since 8
October 2014 the German district of Berlin-Mitte can proudly call itself “Fairtrade Town”.
The current PROTECT-Newsletter with useful information about the end of the project
BGZ is partner in the Erasmus+ project TIME. The aim is the establishment of professional intercultural mediators for migrants.
PROTECT: Training session: “Intercultural Communication – Creating Culture and Diversity” at the German Red Cross 23.08. and 24.08.2014
PROTECT – Newsletter published (in German)
GiB8! Recommendations for transfer and anchoring of health-related skills published (in German).
Invitation to the event “Fair wins! How producers and traders can benefit from trade with fair products” – a joint event of the Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Research and the Berlin Chamber of Skilled Crafts
Date: Tuesday 18th February, 2014 I 6-8 p.m.
PROTECT Information stand at the Berlin Friedensfestival from 6th to 9th June 2013. We look forward to speaking to you at stand 33, near the fountain at Alexanderplatz
The project Berlin Mobil for one-week seminars in EU countries for educational experts has been approved.
Development Policy Conference as part of the Asia-Pacific-Weeks 2013, 10.-12.06.2013 in Berlin. Programmme (in German).
Please send your registration to the Development and Peace Foundation: For the event on 10.06.2013, contact .
Additional registration is required for the evening event on Tuesday (IHK Berlin): .
The BGZ begins “Global Fairness – Schools as Agents for Change“. The EuropeAid project aims to strengthen the integration of global issues into school education.
PROTECT ambassadors receive their certificates from Senator of the Interior Frank Henkel in an award ceremony. Senator´s speech (in German)
“BerufeGlobal” has been awarded a price from German Council for Sustainable Development in 2013
Start of the EuropeAid project TriNet Global – Local Authorities, Business Sector and Universities as Agents for Change for strengthening global responsibility of the society
SAVE THE DATE Final Conference „ECAR- European Cities against Racism– Responsibilities of Cities in Counteracting Racism Sustainably“ on 12th April, 2013 at Berlin City Hall (Rotes Rathaus)
The first training courses for PROTECT- volunteers are going to start in November. (information sheet – in German)
Aid Organizations want to welcome volunteers with immigrant background in their ranks. Volunteers for PROTECT are wanted! (information sheet – in German)
“PROTECT – Volunteering and Learning“ is supported by numerous prominent mentors. Frank Henkel took over the patronage. www.bgz-protect.eu
Information on 6th Berlin Business Womens Day (PDF in German)
Published just now: The new BGZ newsletter (PDF in German)
ECAR – European cities against racism Homepage online!
The German UNESCO-Commission nominates Awareness for Fairness as official project of the ““UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development”“:http://www.bne-portal.de.