„Welcoming researchers in Poland – good practices from abroad”

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This on-line meeting is addressed to International Offices representatives and Welcome Centres at Polish universities and other scientific institutions. The aim of the session is to present good practices and example services provided to international researchers in order to increase staff competencies and Polish institutions’ potential to welcome researchers and boost the internationalisation. During the meeting the three universities from abroad (Leipzig, Copenhagen and Granada) will present their activities aimed at welcoming international scientists.

The meeting will take place on September 23, 2020 at 10:00 to 12:00 (CET)

The event is organised by the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA), EURAXESS Poland (at KPK PB UE) and International Relations Offices Forum (IROs Forum).

Participation is free-of-charge.

Meeting programme

10.00 Opening:

dr Grażyna Żebrowska, Director of the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA), Anna Wiśniewska, Coordinator of EURAXESS Poland, NCP Poland

Introducing the speakers and moderation: Katarzyna Aleksy, Head of Institutional Porgrammes Department at NAWA

10.15 Presentations by:

  • Dr. Annemone Fabricius, Senior Consultant, Welcome Centre, Leipzig University
  • Mark de Vos, Senior International Mobility Consultant, University of Copenhagen
  • Ignacio J. Blanco, Director of International Strategy & Encarnación Collado, University of Granada

11.00 Panel discussion and Q&A session

11.50 Additional comments and closing remarks