What's New in Brussels? Recent Developments in European Policies and Programmes

Programme 

Thursday, 8 February 2018

19:00

Seminar dinner

 

Friday, 9 February 2018 

09.00

Welcome

Bernd Wächter, Director, ACA

 

European Education Area 2025

 

09.15

The European Education Area 2025

Sophia Eriksson-Waterschoot, Acting Director, DG EAC

09.55

Creating 20 European world-class universities.

Representative of the French government (tbc)

10.35

Coffee break

 

The present and future of Erasmus+

 

11.05

Higher education in Erasmus+: results of the midterm evaluation and the last three years of Erasmus+

Vanessa Debiais-Sainton, Deputy Head of Unit Higher Education, DG EAC

11.45

The future of the international dimension from 2021 onwards

Claire Morel, Head of unit, European Commission, DG EAC

12.25

Erasmus++ after 2020: first thoughts about the successor programme to Erasmus+ from the European Parliament

Petra Kammerevert, Chair, CULT Committee, European Parliament (tbc)

13.00

Lunch

14.30

Stakeholder positions on Erasmus++ (panel discussions)

Chair: Nina Salden, DAAD Brussels

Panelists: Stefan Jahnke, Senior Policy Officer, European University Foundation (EUF);

Fernando Galan, Policy Officer, EURASHE;

Runo Isaksen, Senior Adviser, Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU);

Lucia Koch, Head International, Hochschule Darmstadt (tbc)

 

The present and future of Horizon 2020

 

15.30

The mid-term evaluation of Horizon 2020 and an outlook to FP 9

Representative European Commission, DG Research and Innovation (RTD, tbc)

16.00

Marie Sklodowska Curie after 2020

Sophie Beernaerts, Head of Unit, DG EAC

16.30

End of the seminar