Since 1997 BUPNET staff members have been taking part in previous and current projects that were and have been carried out in the European frameworks be it different European multilateral projects and partnerships, mobility learning projects and vocational projects (on the regional ESF level) for diverse “final beneficiary” groups including also non-mainstreaming target groups like disadvantaged or disabled persons. BUPNET works both in the vocational training and in the (informal) adult learning sector and as such an expert organisation especially at the interface between different educational fields covered by the LLP (GRU, LdV, Comenius and formerly JA). BUPNET staff members brings in long term expertise in European project management, (internal and external) evaluation as well as in the European research field on the validation of learning outcomes. As soon as the first feasible systems were available in 2006, BUPNET has been applying virtual project communication and workshops via online conference systems and integrated the methodology in five different European courses. BUPNET staff members bring in long term expertise in European project management, (internal and external) evaluation as well as in the European research field on the validation of informal learning.