Our Experts

All partners organising LLL-LABS and LLL-FORUMS identified a wide range of experts who have been involved in the LLL-LABS (project research phase) of which at least 15 from each country also have been involved in the LLL-FORUMS (regional/national seminar) and the LLL-AGORA.

In this section of the website we are providing the profiles of the experts selected to take part in the LLL-FORUMS and the LLL-AGORA. It is also possible to register as an external expert if you are working in areas related to the project themes and have an interest in connecting and collaborating with the experts identified by the project.

  • Participants have to come from either the practical field of LLL, from policy-making institutions or from an academic background; preferably in equal numbers of each field.
  • Participants have to possess knowledge and experience concerning different types of LLL, focus their activities on the labour market or on personal development.

Maria Jose Sousa

Maria José Sousa
PhD in Management; has developed her professional activities in areas like Innovation, Knowledge Management and Lifelong Learning. She is an author and co-author of several best sellers in ICT and People Management. She has also participated in several national and international projects as part of her research activities. She is also frequent speaker at conferences, mainly on the topics of Innovation and Knowledge Management and Research Methodology.

Particular Interests and research areas

Knowledge Management
People Management
Vocational Training
Corporate Social Responsibility

Type of organisationEducational Provider

Type of functionEducational Staff

Area of expertise
  • LLL Strategies
  • Research
  • Teaching

SectorHigher Education

OrganisationUniversidade Europeia

Job Title/PositionProfessor

Languages Spoken
  • Portuguese
  • English

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