The Conference was attended by 36 EHEA ministers, 14 ministers from the Bologna Political Forum of the countries outside the EHEA, as well as by the representative of ESU (European Student Union), EUA (European University Association), EURASHE (European Association of Higher Education Institutions), ENQA (European Association for Quality Assurance), representatives of universities, the European Commision and the Council of Europe. The conference examined the fundamental values of the Bologna Process, the European student map, the synergy between education and research, the EHEA Report was presented.
The Paris Communique and the Declaration of the V Bologna Political Forum were adopted. The communique stresses the need to improve the implementation of fundemental values.
The next EHEA Ministerial Conference will be held in 2020 in Italy.