On the 9th of March, the Princess Doña Elena will be accompanied by Maria Jesus San Segundo, the Minister of Education and Science, to officially open AULA 2005, the International Educational Opportunities Exhibition in Pavilion 10 in the Feria de Madrid.
Organised by IFEMA and promoted by the Ministry of Education and Science, AULA 2005 will present the best of its editions with the support and participation of all the autonomous communities, and the most complete and current training offer and education and professional development materials.
A total of 315 exhibitors will be presenting its training offers and services to students from public Spanish universities, the Ministries for Culture, Interior, Defence and Employment and Social Works, as well as the majority of the education councils from the autonomous communities and the Ayuntamiento de Madrid.
There will also be a wide range of proposals and alternatives from private universities and other higher level studies, professional training centres, master and postgrad, studies abroad, languages, areas dedicated to NGOs, co-operation and development, official institutions, services for students, first employment, e-learning, and specialised press.
As usual, AULA has an elaborate program of technical sessions and activities, which, in parallel to the information offered by the exhibitors, it has the objective to alert the students in new educational and professional interests. In addition to this edition, it has strengthened the cultural type activities and has organised more participative sessions in line to the interest of youth. The traditional visits to museums, guided tours to the Consejo Superior de Deportes, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, concerts, activities, sports, etc.
On the other hand, in the venue of AULA, the IV EXPOLEARNING congress will take place from the 9th to 11th of March. Organised by the association of E-learning and On-Line training, AEFOL, it will present the best case studies on the implementation of e-learning such as the trainign method in companies and universities.
At the same time being held with AULA, is INTERDIDAC 2005, which will be held from the 9th to 12th of March, where more than a hundred exhibitors will display their latest proposals and novelties in equipment and educational materials. A content specially indicated for managers of educational centres and those in-charge of the equipment policies and purchases of child care centres, colleges, institutions, unviersities, academies, etc. as well as for the general group of professors and professionals in the teaching sector.