Cooperation in higher education between Europe and other world regions: Asia

Brussels, 5 May 2006

Programme

Thursday 4 May 2006

19.30

Welcome dinner

Friday 5 May 2006

9.00 

Registration and coffee

9.30

Welcome / Opening

9.40

Plenary session:
Asian students: what they think of Europe and why they (don’t) come
Bernd Wächter / Franziska Muche, Academic Cooperation Association

10.30

Plenary session:
The changing face of Asia: higher education and internationalisation in China
David Pho, Nuffic

11.10

Coffee break

11.40

Plenary session:
European-level cooperation with third countries: overview and actions focused on Asia
Vito Borrelli, European Commission

12.20

Plenary session:
National cooperation with Asian countries and the European context

Hannelore Bossmann, DAAD

13.00

Lunch

14.00

Plenary session:
The home of potential students? Marketing European higher education in Asia
Thierry Audric, EduFrance

14.40

Plenary session:
Offshore campuses: no way for European universities?
Christine Humfrey, Nottingham University

 

Institutional approaches: the example of ASINSA
Jean-Claude Bureau, INSA Lyon

15.40

Coffee break

16.10

Round table discussion:
The awakening of the Asian tiger: what does it bear for Europe?

17.30

End of the seminar