Joint EPAS/DAF Introductory Seminar

Hosted by: EFMD

The event will start on: 10 Oct 12 07:00
And will end on: 10 Oct 12 17:30

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

The Joint EPAS/DAF Introductory Seminar is attached to the 2012 EFMD Africa Conference.
For further information on the seminar, please check the Africa Conference section.

There is only one registration form for both the conference and the seminar. Participants can choose to attend either both events or only one of them.

Target Group
This one-day seminar will cover the EPAS accreditation process and the DAF mentoring process run by the EFMD Quality Services Department. It will provide an understanding of both processes and the criteria underlying these services. The seminar is particularly targeted at institutions that are interested in learning more about these quality services or consider one of these services as an option, but have not decided if or when to start the process.

Hillpark Hotel

More Information


WEDNESDAY, 10 October 2012
08:30 – 09:00 Registration/Coffee
09:00 – 09:15 Welcome and Introductions
09:15 – 10:15 EFMD and its Quality Improvement Systems: Benefits and Processes
10:15 – 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 – 12:45
  • The EPAS Standards and Criteria
  • The EPAS Process:
    • Datasheet
    • Self-Assessment Report
    • Peer Review Visit
12:45 – 13:45 Lunch
13:45 – 15:45
  • The DAF Evaluation Criteria
  • The DAF Process:
    • Application Datasheet
    • Self-Assessment Report
    • Peer Advisory Visit
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee Break
16:15 – 17:00 The DAF Mentoring Process
17:00 – 17:30 Conclusions and Open Forum
17:30 – 19:30 Cocktail for seminar participants


Practical Info (including fee information)

1. Venue
The Joint EPAS/DAF Introductory Seminar will take place on Wednesday, 10 October 2012 at the following hotel:
Hillpark Hotel
Lower Hill Road
Nairobi - Kenya
Phone: +254 20 272 4312/3/5, 272 4912

Fax: +254 2 2716768

2. Registration & fees
There is one single online registration form for both the EFMD Africa Conference and the Joint EPAS/DAF Introductory Seminar. Participants can choose to attend either both events or only one of them.

Participation fee for the Joint EPAS/DAF Introductory Seminar
  • 250€ for full members of EFMD
  • 300€ for affiliate or associate members of EFMD
  • 350€ for non-members of EFMD

The participation fee covers attendance of the seminar, documentation, meals and refreshments, but does NOT include hotel accommodation. There is a separate fee for the attendance of the EFMD Africa Conference.

3. Welcome at the seminar
Participants will receive all seminar materials at the registration desk. Registration will take place 30 minutes before the seminar starts.

4. Cocktail after the seminar
EFMD will host a cocktail for all the participants at the end of the seminar at the Hillpark Hotel.