Edition 60 - April 2006

Upcoming conferences April - December 2006

27-28 April 2006
"Regional and minority languages in education systems", organised by the European Commission.
Brussels, Belgium.
Web:http://europa.eu.int/comm/education/policies/lang/languages/
langmin/conference_en.html

27-28 April 2006
"Governing Universities in the Knowledge Society." IMHE / OECD in collaboration with the Generalitat Valenciana, Spain.
University of Valencia, Spain.
Web: http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/49/55/35927436.pdf

4-6 May 2006
Workshop on the process of reform of university systems. Organised by the European Institute of Advanced Studies in Management.
Cini Foundation, Venice, Italy.
Web: http://www.eiasm.org/frontoffice/event_announcement.asp?event_id=437

5 May 2006
Tenth ACA European Policy Seminar
"Cooperation in higher education between Europe and other world regions: Asia."
Brussels, Belgium.
Web: www.aca-secretariat.be

10-12 May 2006
"Challenges to Academic Medicine: Planning Futures in Partnership."
Co-organised by IMHE / OECD and the Medical University of Graz.
Graz, Austria.
Web: http://http://www.meduni-graz.at/academicmedicine/

21-24 May 2006
Second World Curriculum Studies Conference, "Meeting the International and Global Challenges in Curriculum Studies." Organised by the International Association for the Advancement of Curriculum Studies (IAACS).
Tampere, Finland.
Web: http://www.uta.fi/laitokset/okl/tokl/wcsc/index.htm

21–26 May 2006
NAFSA Annual Conference 2006.
Montreal, Canada.
Web: http://www.nafsa.org/events.sec/conferences.pg/2005_conferences.pg

01-02 June 2006
Austrian European presidency conference "A researcher's labour market: Europe a pole of attraction?".
Vienna, Austria.
Web: http://www.eracareersaustria.at/conference/

11-14 June 2006
ICED 2006 conference "Enhancing Academic Development Practice: International Perspectives".
Sheffield Hallam University, UK.
Web: http://iced2006.shu.ac.uk/

11-14 June 2006
"University Entrepreneurship - Incubating Processes", organised by Finnish Polytechnics Entrepreneurship Network.
Lahti, Finland.
Web: http://www.finpin.com/eng.php

14-17 June 2006
EDEN Annual Conference."E-Competences for Life, Employment and Innovation."
Technical University of Vienna, Austria.
Web: http://www.eden-online.org/eden.php?menuId=7&contentId=427

15-17 June 2006
EAIE Training seminar "How to develop and maintain international partnerships".
Malmo, Sweden.
Web: http://www.eaie.org/training/2006/home.asp

18-20 June 2006
ACA Annual Conference.
Organised by ACA in co-operation with SIU.
"Destination Europe? Players, goals and strategies in enhancing the attractiveness of Europe's universities."
Bergen, Norway
Web: http://www.aca-secretariat.be

20-22 June 2006
"Quality Assurance in Higher Education: Mission (im)possible?", organised by the FOTIM Quality Assurance Conference Committee and the Committee for Higher Education Librarians of South Africa.
Pretoria, South Africa
Web: http://www.fotim.ac.za/fotim/fotim_conferences/qaconference2006/index.html

21-23 June 2006
IREDU Annual conference, "How do recent advances in economic thinking contribute to the major challenges faced by education?"
Dijon, France.
Web:http://www.u-bourgogne.fr/index/front_office/index_co.php?bg=2&site_id=120

24-26 June 2006
"Putting European higher education area on the map: Developing strategies for
attractiveness".
Organised by the Greek Ministry of Education in cooperation with ACA.
Athens, Greece.
Web: http://www.dfes.gov.uk/bologna/uploads/documents/
BolognaProcessOfficialSeminarAthens.doc

28 June – 1 July 2006
Second international conference on Integrating Content and Language in Higher Education.
Maastricht University, The Netherlands.
Web: http://www.unimaas.nl/iclhe/

03-05 July 2006
Higher Education Academy 2006 Conference "Enhancing the Student Learning Experience".
East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham, UK.
Web: http://www.heacademy.ac.uk/events/conference.htm

3-7 July 2006
CHEPS 2006 Summer Lecture Series - "Shaping European Higher Education"
Oporto, Portugal.
Web: http://www.utwente.nl/cheps/sls/

3-7 July 2006
EAIE Training seminar "English in the international workplace".
Dublin, Ireland.
Web: http://www.eaie.org/training/2006/home.asp

5-7 July 2006
The sixth IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies. “Advanced Technologies for Life-Long Learning”
Kerkrade, The Netherlands.
Web: http://www.ask.iti.gr/icalt/2006/

30 August to 1 September 2006
EAIR Forum - "Who runs higher education in a Competitive World?"
Rome, Italy.
Website: http://www.eair.nl/rome/

11-13 September 2006
OECD 2006 IMHE General Conference. "Challenges of managing issues involving ethics and values in higher education."
Paris, France.
Web: http://www.oecd.org/site/0,2865,en_21571361_34712006_1_1_1_1_1,00.html

13-16 September 2006
2006 EAIE conference "Quality in internationalisation, from theory to practice."
Basel, Switzerland.
Web: http://www.eaie.nl/basel/

13-16 September 2006
EAIE-ACA seminar "European higher education in a global contaxt".
Basel, Switzerland.
Web: http://www.eaie.org/basel/programme/see.asp?type=seminar&button=type

14 September 2006
Magna Charta Observatory conference "Political approaches to university identity".
Bologna, Italy.
Web: http://www.magna-charta.org/home.html

21-23 September 2006
International bilingual (EN and FR) conference. "Academic Mobility: Crossed Perspectives."
Turku, Finland.
Web: http://www.hum.utu.fi/ranskakk/Turkumobilitysept2006.pdf

13-15 October 2006
IAU 2006 conference "Internationalisation of higher education: New opportunities,
new challenges".
Beijing, China.
Web: http://www.unesco.org/iau/conferences/china/pdf/first_announcement.pdf

15-18 November 2006
Businet annual conference 2006.
Berlin, Germany.
Web: http://www.businet.org.uk/public/default.asp

20 - 22 November 2006
"Higher Education Policy: European and/or global influences." Organised by Université du Littoral.
Boulogne-sur-Mer, France.
Web: http://www.univ-littoral.fr/muselcem.htm

24-25 November 2006
"Languages for specific purposes in higher education: Searching for common solutions".
Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic.
Web: http://www.kj.fme.vutbr.cz/

29 November - 1 December
EAIE Training seminar "How to run an international office".
Tilburg, The Netherlands.
Web: http://www.eaie.org/training/2006/test.asp?welke=15&wat=intro

08-09 December 2006
IAU-IAUP conference "The different meanings of university autonomy".
Cheng Mai, Thailand.
Contact: iau@unesco.org

 

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