April 08, 2022
Erasmus Generation in Porto | ESN

The Erasmus+ Education and Training National Agency is present at the first and biggest event of the Erasmus Generation, which is taking place in Porto, from 7 to 10 April, bringing together more than 800 participants from all over Europe in a conference on the future of mobility, focusing on new Erasmus+ programme 2021-2027.

To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Erasmus+ programme, promote and support the horizontal priority of democratic participation, and the desire to strengthen ties with entities linked to Erasmus+, the National Agency has been participating and sharing various initiatives with the Erasmus Student Network (ESN).

In Porto, ESN holds what will be the biggest meeting of the Erasmus Generation, where it intends to open the dialogue on the future of mobility, giving the Erasmus Generation a voice to learn, discuss, share, express their concerns and find solutions, in the only conference annual organized by students, for students, on the internationalization of education, in the emblematic European Year of Youth.

The Portuguese ERASMUS+ Agency marks its presence 1) with the participation of Ana Cristina Perdigão at the opening of the event; 2) at the ‘Career Fair’, promoted by Talent Portugal together with ESN, where several companies are in contact with the participants to publicize job opportunities in Portugal; 3) at the ‘Mobility Fair’, which has the participation of more than 40 countries in the Erasmus Student Network, as well as Portuguese universities, such as the University of Coimbra a, University of Porto, University of Aveiro, among others.

This event will also have more than 90 sessions over the 3 days. in different formats, facilitated both by members of the Erasmus Student Network and by external trainers/speakers, from universities and partner associations, and where ANE+EF will also have two participations.