Reconnaître - Conférence ePIC

EPIC 2023

Vienna December 6-8

Open Recognition for a Sustainable Planet

Contributions submission extended deadline: September 30, 2023!


21st edition of the international conference

Join the conversation at EPIC 2023, the 21st International Conference on Open Learning and Open Recognition Technologies and Practices. EPIC 2023 will welcome participants and speakers from all continents and backgrounds to explore all dimensions of the emerging recognition culture that gave birth to open badges. The 21st edition of the conference will take place at the Markhof Cultural and Seminar Centre in Vienna, Austria, a European capital with a remarkable cultural and historical heritage


Open Badges


Keynote Speakers

Designer and Director
Workforce Integration Network
California State University - Dominguez Hills

Meena Naik

Skills First Design

UNESCO/UIL Juror, Lifelong Learning Cities Award
Board Director, Groningen Declaration Network
Former CEO, South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)

Chair, CERIC Integrative Career & Capstone Learning, UFV Sustainable Development Goals, KPU

Guest Speakers

Creative EdTech leader with a portfolio of diverse experiences advancing the global credentialing ecosystem

Noah Geisel

Conference Organizer
The Badge Summit
Micro-Credentials Program Manager
University of Colorado Boulder

Organising Committee

Serge Ravet

Reconnaître - ORA

Don Presant

Learning Agents

Julie Keane


Esther Linley

Reconnaître - ORA

Philippe Petitqueux

General Secretary
Reconnaître - ORA

Justin Mason

Clarkson University

Gerard Pruim


Nate Otto

Product developer

Organising Committee

Serge Ravet

President of Reconnaître - ORA

Don Presant

Learning Agents, Canada

Justin Mason

Clarkson University, USA

Esther Linley

Member of ORA

Julie Keane

Participate (USA)

Nate Otto

Product & web standards developer (USA)

Gerard Pruim

Gear-up (Netherlands)

Philippe Petitqueux

SG of Reconnaître - ORA

Member at Reconnaître - ORA

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