The international campus

Budapest, 20-22 June 2004

Programme

Sunday 20 June 2004

15.00

As a pre- conference activity: guided tour to discover Budapest.

17.30

Welcome Drink
Registration

Monday 21 June 2004

08.00

Registration

09.00

Short welcome addresses by organisers 

09.30

Keynote speech
The internationalisation of universities - a ‘global view’
Eva Egron-Polak, Secretary General, International Association of Universities 

10.30

Plenary speech
The international university – a view from Central and Southeast Europe
Yehuda Elkana, President and Rector, Central European University

11.15

Coffee break

11.45

Plenary speech
Setting the scene: the international campus and the “Internationalisation at home” concept
Hanneke Teekens, Director, Department for Academic Relations, Nuffic

12.30

Lunch break 

14.00

Five parallel workshops (1st session). Each workshops has 3-5 presentations. 

 

Workshop I: The internationalcCampus – case studies
Chair: Rositsa Bateson, Vice President for Student Services, Central European University 

Workshop II: Teaching and learning in the international classroom
Chair: Hanneke Teekens

Workshop III: How to do it? -The role of the international office in developing the international campus
Chairs: Gabriella Kemeny, Director, Tempus Public Foundation and Chris Medalis, Director, Institute of International Education Europe

Workshop IV: International campus – the students’ perspective
Chair: Volker Meyer-Guckel, Head of Programmes and Funding, Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft

Workshop V: International labour market needs and the international campus –the industries’ perspective
Chair: Attila Hilbert, Human Resouces Director, Danone

15.30

Coffee break

16.00

Five parallel workshops continued (2nd session)

17.30

End of first conference day

20.00

Conference dinner

Tuesday, 22 June

9.00

Plenary speech
The international university - a view from the “Old EU”
Barbara Weitgruber, Director General, Austrian Ministry of Education, Science and Culture

9.45

Plenary speech
Internationalisation of universities in the United States
Allan Goodman, CEO and President, Institute of International Education

10.30

Coffee break 

11.00

Closing panel
Chair and respondent: Sorin Antohi, Professor, Central European University 

12.30

Conclusions
Bernd Wächter, Director, Academic Cooperation Association

13.00

End of conference and lunch 

14.30

Departure of participants