IHES Conference 2020

MAKING A DIFFERENCE 

Internationalisation in Higher Education for Society (IHES)

22-24 April 2020, Prague, Czech Republic

Pre-conference workshop 

Wednesday 22 April 2020

Venue: Business Link Visionary

Separate registration required, limited number of participants, confirmation on a first come, first served basis 

12:00 - 17:30   IHES workshop "Design your own IHES project"

                        Elspeth Jones, Professor Emerita, UK

                              Uwe Brandenburg, Global Impact Institute, CZ

                              Georgina Manok, Brown University, USA

                              Mathew Johnson, Brown University, USA

                              Uwe Muuss, Georg-August University in Göttingen, DE

Conference Day 1

Thursday 23 April 2020

Venue: DOX Centre for Contemporary Art

09:30 - 10:00   Registration

10:00 - 12:00   OPENING PLENARY (Auditorium)
 

10:00 - 10:15   Opening of the first global IHES conference

                           Uwe Brandenburg, Managing Partner, Global Impact Institute

10:15 - 11:15   The Relevance of IHES from a National Agency Perspective

                           Keynote speech

                           Dr. Dorothea Rüland, Secretary General DAAD

11:15 - 12:00   What is IHES and how can it work?

                              Results from a study commissioned by the DAAD  

                           Uwe Brandenburg and Elspeth JonesGlobal Impact Institute

12:00 - 13:00   Lunch break 

13:00 - 17:30   PARALLEL SESSIONS Day 1 (Auditorium, Studio)

 

13:00 - 14:00   S01: IHES in focus - What can we learn from IHES programs at the DAAD?

                              DAAD, Germany

                              Auditorium

13:00 - 13:30   S02: Aluma's Model for 360 Degrees of Higher Education - Aligning

                        community needs with university interests

                              Aluma Organisation, Israel

                              Studio

13:30 - 14:00   S03: Bringing societal relevance into the university through IHES

                              FH Vienna, Austria

                              Studio

14:00 - 15:00   S04: FAMELAB - a tale of science, society, communication and change

                              British Council, UK

                              Auditorium

14:00 - 14:30   S05: Linking internationalisation strategy and transfer strategy of a University

                        of Applied Sciences

                              University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, Germany

                              Studio

14:30 - 15:00   S06: Terrorism and the media: how internationalisation can help to educate the

                        wider public 

                              University of Swansea, UK  

                              Studio

15:00 - 15:30   Coffee break 

15:30 - 16:30   S07: What is the role of international networks in bringing internationalization

                        of higher education to wider society?

                              Humboldt-Universität, Germany; University of Warsaw, Poland; Eötvös Loránd University,

                              Hungary  

                              Auditorium

15:30 - 16:00   S08: SocialErasmus: Community Engagement in International Student Mobility

                              ESN, Brussels, Belgium

                              Studio

16:00 - 16:30   S09: Willy Brandt in concert - a German-Polish IHES experience

                              University of Music, Lübeck, Germany

                              Studio

16:30 - 17:30    S10: PEACEMAKERS Project: Peace Dialogue Campus Network: Fostering

                         Positive Attitudes between Migrants and Youth in Hosting Societies

                               University of Koç, Turkey

                               Auditorium

16:30 - 17:30    S11: Helping to attract global workforce to regional companies - 

                         the Welcome Centre Göttingen Campus and the Südniedersachsen Region

                               Georg-August University Göttingen, Germany

                               Studio

 

18:00 - 22:00   NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM

                              Guided tour of the current DOX exhibitions, dinner and drinks, networking

Speakers:

Conference Day 2

Friday 24 April 2020

Venue: DOX Centre for Contemporary Art

08:30 - 12:00   PARALLEL SESSIONS Day 2 (Auditorium, Studio)

08:30 - 09:30   S12: Integration of communities in HEIs and society at large

                              KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden; TU Darmstadt, Germany, TU Eindhoven, NL   

                              Auditorium

08:30 - 09:30   S13: Transnational education: global education offer, local impact?  

                              British Council, UK

                              Studio

09:30 - 10:30   S14: A globally relevant, locally appropriate Community Engagement

                        Classification

                              Brown University, USA

                              Auditorium

 

09:30 - 10:30   S15: Make Our Planet Great Again (MOPGA) - a call for more international

                        cooperation and for effective guidance of policy makers and stakeholders 

                              DAAD, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH), University of Leipzig,

                              Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT), Bremen, Germany

                              Studio

10:30 - 11:00   Coffee break

11:00 - 12:00   S16: Internationalization and Diversity: Competing or Complementary

                        Imperatives?

                              University of Bonn, TU Dresden, Germany; TU Delft, Netherlands; University of Gdansk,

                              Poland

                              Auditorium

11:00 - 11:30   S17: Never the twain shall meet? IHES in New Zealand and Indonesia

                              University of Auckland, New Zealand

                              Studio

11:30 - 12:00   S18: Orientation days as an element of international students’

                        "domestication"

                              Poznan University of Technology, Poland

                              Studio

 

12:00 - 13:15   CLOSING PLENARY (Auditorium)

 

12:00 - 13:00   Quo vadis IHES?

                        Lessons learned from the conference

                          DAAD, NAWA, British Council, Brown University, University of Göttingen, GII

13:00 - 13:15   Wrap up and what comes next

                              Uwe Brandenburg, Global Impact Institute

13:15 - 15:00   Finger food lunch and networking

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