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The key associations to facilitate the collaboration are abf-Austria and the AMS research network. Those initiatives have further consolidated, and the development of a network for adult education research is still going on.
  • abf-Austria (http://www.abf-austria.at/) provides the contributions to the REFER-net, and holds contact to a wider community of institutions related to VET research. A yearly national meeting is organised, and a national conference is under planning. The first conference will take place in 2007. Its main objective is the further professionalisation of Austrian VET research.

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  • The AMS research network (http://www.ams.or.at/neu/1212_1805.htm) organises workshops to specific topics, and provides a web page for information about projects and events.

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  • The network for adult education research aims at the development of a common research agenda, which should contribute to the development and implementation of an Austrian lifelong learning strategy.
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Source: Cedefop - National Research Report Austria (bibliographical details see Reference)
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