SPORE Final conference

Shaping future towards a resilient probationer

16th-17th September 2013, Riga

 

Tallink Hotel Riga

Elizabetes Street 24, LV-1050 Riga, Latvia

 

Moderator – Mr. Ruben Maes

 

 

September 15,

Sunday

 

 

 

 

19:00

 

 Welcome Dinner

 

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September 16,

Monday

 

 

 

9:00 – 9:30

 

 Registration

 

9:30 – 10:20

 Welcome and Formal Opening

 

 Deputy State Secretary on Strategy Issues, Ministry of Justice

 

 Head of State Probation Service of Latvia

 

 President of CEP

 

 

 

Ms. Laila Medin

 

Mr. Aleksandrs Dementjevs

 

Mr. Marc Cerón 

10:20 – 10:40

 Probation as a Critical Profession.

 Why do we need resilient probation officers?

Prof. Bas Vogelvang

Avans University of

Applied Sciences

10:40 – 11:00

 

 Overview of SPORE project

 

 

Sanita Sīle

Project Manager

11:00 – 11:30

 Stress Shield Model and Summary of

 Comparative Research results

 

Dr. Jo Clarke

Senior Researcher

The University of York

 

11:30 – 11:50

 

 Coffee Break / Press Conference

 

 

 Presentations from Project Partner Countries

 

11:50 – 12:05

 Estonia

Mr. Kalev Kuljus

12:05 – 12:20

 Bulgaria

Mr. Andrey Momchilov

12:20 – 12:35

 

 Latvia

 

Mr. Anvars Zavackis

Ms. Daina Vanaga

 

12:35 – 12:50

 The Netherlands

Ms. Aleid Sperna Weiland

Prof. Bas Vogelvang

 

12:50 – 13:10

 Discussions

 

13:10 – 14:00

 Lunch

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TRAINING – 3 GROUPS

14:00 – 15:30

 3 parallel trainings:

 

1. Personal factors influencing resilience of probation worker (working language – English)

 

2. Organizational factors influencing resilience of probation worker (working language - English)

 

 

3. Work Environment factors influencing resilience of probation worker (working language - Latvian)

 

 

 

Dr. Joanna Clarke

(The University of York)

 

Prof. Bas Vogelvang

(Avans University of Applied Sciences)

 

Ms. Kristiāna Lapiņa and

Mr. Anvars Zavackis

(State Probation Service of Latvia)

 

15:30 – 15:50

 Coffee Break

 

15:50 – 16:20

 Trainers panel

 Discussions

 

16:20 – 17:00

 Conclusions of the days

 

18:30 - ..

 

 Dinner

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September 17,

Tuesday

 

 

8:30 – 9:00

 Registration

 

 

9:00 – 9:10

 

 Opening of the second day

 

9:10  - 9:50

 

 Introductory presentation

 Making Probation Effective – The Operational Challenge

 

 

Mr. Philip Wheatley

9:50 – 10:10

  Break

 

10:10 – 11:25

 

  3 parallel trainings:

 

1. Personal factors influencing resilience of probation worker (working language – English)

 

2. Organizational factors influencing resilience of probation worker (working language - English)

 

 

3. Work Environment factors influencing resilience of probation worker (working language - Latvian)

 

 

 

Dr. Joanna Clarke

(The University of York)

 

Prof. Bas Vogelvang

(Avans University of Applied Sciences)

 

Ms. Kristiāna Lapiņa and

Mr. Anvars Zavackis

(State Probation Service of Latvia)

 

11:25 – 11:45

 

 Coffee Break

 

11:45 – 12:20

 

 Feedback from Group I, Group II, Group III

 Discussions

 

 

12:20 – 12:30

 

 Summary conclusions

 

12:30 – 13:30

 

 Lunch and farewell

 

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