The international refugee crisis. What role for European higher education?
Brussels, 10 December 2015
Wednesday 09 December 2015
18.00 Free guided tour (The Secrets of Brussels)
19.00 Seminar dinner
Thursday 10 December 2015
Registrations and coffee
Opening keynote - Education and Migration
Mapping initiatives of and for European universities
European University Association´s survey of members´activities
What can the European Commission do to facilitate the integration of refugees in higher education?
Country Cases - from urgent responses to common practices
Institutional Initiatives - from mobilising to integrating
Mobilising Catalan Universities
ULB solidarity with refugees: from student mobilisation to postdoctoral fellowships
Individual and institutional responses at the Central European University (CEU), Budapest, Hungary
Integrating refugees in the Finnish higher education system
Voices from Syria: discussing real needs
Assisting refugee scholars and students - overview of Scholars at Risk Network activities
What do students need?
Integrating refugee scholars in the academic community
Closing panel - a way forward for (European) higher education
Yannick du Pont, Director and Founder of SPARK