What's in a name?
The changing nature of mobility

Brussels, 27 March 2009

Programme

Thursday 26 March 2009

19:30         Seminar dinner @ Stekerlapatte

Friday 27 March 2009

8.30

Registrations and coffee

9.00

Welcome and introduction
Maria Kelo, Senior Officer, ACA

9.15

Internationalisation and mobility
Bernd Wächter, Director, ACA

10.00

Mobility obstacles and the status of European students
Andrea Riedel, International coordination team, Eurostudent IV

10.45

Coffee

11.15

Attracting some of the best: mobility of the highly skilled
Hans de Wit, International Higher Education Consultant/Editor Journal of Studies in International Education

12.15

Does the international mobility of programmes and institutions also increase student mobility?
Neil Kemp, Visiting Fellow and Consultant, Institute of Education

13.15

Lunch

14.15

Intercultural impacts of mobility
Jeanine Gregersen-Hermans, Director of Communication and Spokesperson of the Executive Board, Maastricht University

15.00

The benefits of mobility – an individual perspective
Felicitas Mantik, Dipl.-Arch., John Robertson Architects
A former Erasmus student

15.45

Looking into the crystal ball: new tools for mobility forecasting
Kevin Van-Cauter, Higher Education Adviser, British Council

16.30

Wrap-up and goodbye

16.45

End of seminar