The Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Maribor organized the fourth transnational meeting within the framework of the Erasmus+ project titled “The acceleration method of development of transversal competences in the students’ practical training process” on the February 6 and 7, 2017. The leader and project partners’ representatives (in alphabetic order) from the Centria University of Applied Sciences (Finland), the Czestochowa University of Technology  (Poland), the Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Maribor (Slovenia), the Matej Bel University Banská Bystrica (Slovakia), the Poznan University of Technology (Poland) and the Wrocław University of Economics (Poland) participated this two day meeting.

Several topics were discusses during the meeting where the major attention was devoted to the activities within the IO5 and IO6. The final versions of several rules within IO5 were discussed, and that were the rules of choosing practical teaching methods to be tested, the rules of preparing the description of the tested processes, and the rules of choosing the sample for testing were discussed. A considerable attention was devoted to the evaluation of the level of transversal competences. Regarding IO6 the major issues discusses referred to the testing process that is going to be conducted in the partners’ pedagogical processes. Partners also discussed the possibilities of further cooperation. The meeting ended with the guided walking across Maribor thus enabling partners to get to know better the Slovenian culture.