Projects

What you see here are brief descriptions of Vladan Devedzic’s current projects. For descriptions of his completed projects, both international and national, see Archives

ADA – Advanced Data Analytics in Business (2018-2022)

A 4-year project funded by the European Commission (project No. EACEA 598829-EPP-1-2018-1-RS-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP) under its Erasmus+ program, with the objective to develop and implement master study programs in advanced data analytics at three different universities in Serbia. In addition, the project develops and implements a lifelong learning program in business analytics for professionals in different fields.

Vladan Devedzic leads the development and implementation of the master study program Advanced Data Analytics at the University of Belgrade, Serbia.

YNSPEED – Youth new personal & employable skills development (2019-2022)

A 3-year project funded by the European Commission (project No. 2019-3-RO01-KA205-07798) under its Erasmus+ program, with the objective to develop 4 new MOOC courses targeting young people. The topics of these 4 courses are: artificial intelligence, sustainable development, learning English with technology and fake news. that are nowadays already informally recognized by some employers (another long-term aim of the project is to make efforts for validating such kind of informally acquired competencies) fostering youths’ employability, too. Thus, the YNSPEED project addresses open and innovative practices for informal learning using digital platforms, tools and materials. These topics are recognized as a foundation of essential skills in modern economy. Thus by developing such skills and getting the corresponding certificates informally recognized by some employers, the project fosters employability of young people. Simultaneously, the YNSPEED project addresses open and innovative practices for informal learning using digital platforms, tools and materials.

Vladan Devedzic leads the development of the artificial intelligence MOOC.

StudES – Effective teaching for student engagement & success in a digital learning environment (2020-2022)

A 2-year project funded by the European Commission (project No. 2020-1-RS01-KA226-HE-094538) under its Erasmus+ program, with the objective to contribute to transforming current learning environments into more effective ones for both teachers and students. The project does it by developing a Roadmap for enhancement of digital readiness in higher education, a Teachers Training Program “Advanced teaching for students’ engagement, wellbeing and success in a digital learning environment: Mind the gap!”, and Quality standards and guidelines for effective teaching and learning in a digital environment. Vladan Devedzic contributes in all these activities.

WINnovators – Boosting young women entrepreneurial spirit and skills to become the women innovators of the future (2021-2024)

A 3-year funded by the European Commission (project No. EACEA 598829-EPP-1-2018-1-RS-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP) under its Erasmus+ program, with the objective to promote digital, entrepreneurial, STEM/STEAM, innovation and sustainability skills among young women from rural areas. This will be done by proposing new training practices and by providing opportunities for the development of entrepreneurial ideas, thus overcoming the bias to female entrepreneurship. Another objective is to develop new teaching and training approaches in higher-education institutions (HEIs) that will build the required skills among students, for example by engaging students and external informal learners in capacity building activities benefitting their local communities.

Vladan Devedzic leads the team from the Balkans Distance Education Network (BADEN) in the project activities and in the project consortium.

 

Completed projects