Program and Dates

Saturday 14 June 2014

Arrival 1

 

Sunday 15 June 2014

Arrival 2

  • 11:30 – 21:30     Guided tour to Jūrmala – the biggest seaside resort in the Baltic States and Lāči Bakery with the dinner 

 

Monday 16 June 2014

Place:  RTU Faculty of Engineering Economics and Management, Kalnciema street 6 (RTU FEEM)

08:30                  Walk to RTU

08:45                  Registration                                                                             

09:00 – 09:45      Plenary 1.1: “Opening Session”

- Welcome

- Presentation of the Conference Agenda

- Presentation of Riga Technical University

09:45 – 10:30      Plenary 1.2: “Opening Session”

- Short introduction of old members

- Introduction of new institutions

10:30 – 11:00      Coffee and Tea Break

11:00 – 12:30      Workshop session 1

Workshop 1.1:  European cooperation in higher education quality assurance and Institutional accreditation and evaluation systems

Workshop 1.2:  How to increase outgoing student mobility

12:30 – 13:30      Lunch   

13:30 – 14:00      Plenary 2: "Strategic Partnerships within ERASMUS+"

14:00 – 15:30      Open Tables: Potential Project Fair (change after 45 min possible)

- Blended Learning

- Placement / Career Services in peripheral regions

- New forms of IP / IPW / ISW

- other tables

15:30 – 16:00     Coffee and Tea break                                            

16:00 – 17:00      Plenary 3: "Internationalisation of Curricula"

17:00 – 18:00      Plenary 4: "Proposals for an organisational framework for the Nice Network"

- Association under Spanish or Irish Law or

- Continuation as a network

19:00                   Departure for dinner

19:30                   Dinner at Latvian food restaurant Lido (with presentation of Latvian history and language)

 

Tuesday 17 June 2014

Place: RTU Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning, Āzenes street 18 (RTU FAUP)

08:15                   Walk to RTU

09:00 – 10:30      Workshop session 2

Workshop 2.1:  Experiences of a Joint EU-South Korean Mobility Project

Workshop 2.2:  Grade Transfer and EGRACONS

10:30 – 11:00      Coffee break                                                                                   

11:00 – 12:00      Plenary 5: “Final Plenary”

- Workshop reports

- Strategic Partnerships Report

12:00 – 13:00      Vote on change of organisational structure and/or change of name

- Venues for Network Conferences in 2015 and 2016

- Dates for Network Conferences in 2015

- Composition of the Steering Committee

- Presentation of the next Conference Venue

13:00 – 14:00      Lunch

Departures 1

16:00 – 18:00      Guided bus and walking tour of Old Riga (optional)

         

Wednesday 18 June 2014

Departures 2