Mobility under the magnifying glass:
New insights, old challenges, future perspectives

Brussels, 3 December 2010

Programme

Thursday 2 December 2010

19:30        Seminar dinner 

Friday 3 December 2010

8.30

Registrations and coffee

9.00

Student mobility – unfolding the concept. What are the recent European trends? What we know and what would be ideal to know about mobility?
Bernd Wächter, ACA

9.45

A closer look at two selected countries – European, yet greatly unique: Cyprus and Romania.
Nicolai Netz, Hochschul-Informations-System GmbH (HIS)
Irina Lungu, ACA

10.45

Coffee break

11.15

'Youth on the Move' - new policy perspectives.
Endika Bengoetxea, European Commission

11.45

Bologna Process reflections on mobility – current thinking and developments.
Peter Greisler, Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany and Chair of the Bologna Process Working Group on Mobility

12.15

Academic staff mobility – charting the unknowable?
Ulrich Teichler, INCHER, Kassel

12.50

Lunch 

14.00

The institutional voice – what kind of mobile students, where from and why?
Dorothy Kelly, University of Granada
Shaun Curtis, University of Exeter
 

15.00

Panel discussion: Real concerns vs. international ‘mobility myths’?
Chair: Irina Lungu
Panellist: Ulrich TeichlerBernd WächterDorothy KellyShaun CurtisBert Vandenkendelaere (ESU Chairperson) and Eva Ntovolou (ESN President)

15.45

By way of conclusion: Mobility, the ‘magic potion’?
Ulrich Grothus, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

16.15

End of seminar