8.00-18.00 Registration  
10.00-10.15 Welcome & Opening Prof. Cees van der Vleuten, Director EBMA
10.15-11.15 Key Note Assessment and Beyond: creating a meaningful clinical rotation Prof. Marco António Carvalho (University of Groningen, the Netherlands)
11.15-11.45 Pause  
11.45-13.15 Presentations 6 presentation themes on assessment:
1. Workplace-Based Assessment
2. Professionalism
3. Psychometrics
4. Performance based assessment
5. Assessment across borders
6. Readiness to practice

13.15-14.15 Lunch  
14.15-15.45 Workshops
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1. Use of mobile technology in the class
– Prof. Pedro Teixeira (University of Minho, Portugal)
    2. Assessment using Simulated Patients – Prof. João Cerqueira (University of Minho, Portugal)
    3. Programmatic assessment: when theory meets practice Prof. Sylvia Heeneman (Maastricht University, the Netherlands)
    4. Assessment of Capability – dr. Thomas Gale (Plymouth University, UK)
    5. Meet the Expert – Prof. Cees van der Vleuten (EBMA / Maastricht University)
15.45-16.15 Break  
16.15-17.15 Symposium & Debate: “Assessment at the workplace: an econometric perspective”
Leader: Prof. Miguel Portela (Minho University, Portugal)

Chair person: Prof Manuel J. Costa (Minho University, Portugal)

19.00-21.30 Conference Dinner at Hotel Elevador
 Drinks & Dinner

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