We currently have five committees to support the running of AEA-Europe. Committees are made up of members of the association.
Professional Development Committee
The PDC is committed to making AEA-Europe the foremost association for all assessment professionals throughout Europe particularly, with the active involvement of its academic, professional and vocational members.
Creates opportunities for members to increase their knowledge and understanding of assessment and keeping up to date with the latest developments
Organises a number of activities such as:
AEA-Europe Accreditation scheme
New Researcher Award
Webinars and Seminars
Standards for Educational Assessment
The PDC is made up of members from the Association
Elena Papanastasiou (University of Nicosia)
Bas Hemker (CITO, Netherlands)
Shakeh Manassian (PSI Services, UK)
The role of the PC is to set and maintain a professional communication flow amongst members and future members throughout the year.
Deborah Chetcuti (University of Malta)
Judith Gracey (AQA, UK)
Penelope Woodham (Cambridge Assessment Network)
Jeanne Marie Ryan (AQA, UK)
Scientific Programme Committee
The SPC arranges all matters related to the production of the conference presentations and preparation of the Conference Programme.
Elisa de Padua (University of Cambridge, UK)
Gerry Shiel (ERC, Ireland)
Damian Murchan (Trinity College Dublin)
Michael Buhagiar (University of Malta)
Dario Pirotta (University of Malta)
Rebecca Hamer (IB, Netherlands)
Conference Organising Committee
The Conference Organising Committee is established once the host country for a conference is identified. It is responsible for the organization of the annual conference.
Prepares the conference budget for approval by Council
Linda Wye, AEA-Europe Secretariat (AQA)
Damian Murhcan, Vice-President AEA-Europe (Trinity College, Dublin)
Christina Wikstrom, former President AEA-Europe (Umea University)
Stuart Shaw, Chair of SPC (Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge)
Deborah Chetcuti, Co-Chair of the LOC 2023 Malta conference (University of Malta)
Michael Buhagiar, Co-Chair of the LOC 2023 Malta conference (University of Malta)
Frank Ventura, Member of the LOC 2023 Malta conference (University of Malta)
Dario Pirotta, Member of the LOC 2023 Malta conference (University of Malta)
Grace Grima, Member of the LOC 2023 Malta conference (Pearson)
Claudine Muscat, Member LOC 2023 Malta conference (Ministry of Education, Malta)
Petros Stratis, (EasyConferences)
Christos Therapontos, (EasyConferences)
The role of the AC is to examine the financial statements provided by the Treasurer.
Graham Hudson (GA Partnerships, UK)
Fazilat Siddiq (University of South-Eastern, Norway)
Sebastiaan de Klerk (eX:plain, the Netherlands)