KA2 STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP PROJECT
Experiential Live Project Enhancement (ELPE)
The project Experiential Live Project Enhancement (ELPE) (2017-2019) will develop and create a new model for live projects, whereby consultancy groups will comprise of students from different countries acting as both consultants who are implementing new ideas, businesses etc as well as external consultants to advise them. This would further enhance the experiential learning environment. This project - is a continuation of the TARSI (Tailored Applied Research System Implementation Project, LLP-LDV-TOI-2009-LT-0030, 2009-2011). The aim was to develop the TARSI in colleges to strengthen cooperation links with social partners-companies, to improve the study process in terms of practical training. Partners working together and monitoring the results obtained; the system is useful but it is necessary to develop and introduce new methods to encourage students' creativity, the ability to work in a team, cooperation between higher education institutions and countries. In this project the main part of Partners Network from the project TARSI is involved – it is leader partners: Centro Internazionale di Studi e Ricerche sull’Economia Turistica (Italy), Utenos kolegija (Lithuania) and for transferring innovations and for getting new experiences, practice cases there are involved two new partners: HAAGA-HELIA OY AB (Finland), Fundació Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Spain).