EU-China DOC Final Conference in Chongqing, September 2016

September 20, 2016

VUB Rector Prof. dr. Caroline Pauwels, Speech at the EU-China DOC Project Final Conference, 23 Sep. 2016, Chongqing, China

(Former) VUB Vice Rector International Policy Prof. dr. Jan Cornelis, speech at the EU China DOC Final Conference, 23 Sep 2016, Chongqing, China

EU-China DOC dissemination and welcome video, Southwest University, Chongqing, China

EU-CHINA DOC Workshop and Final Conference:

“Experiences and Good Practices of Doctoral Education

in the International Context”

 Programme

Southwest University, Chongqing

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Delegates arriving

Southwest University, Chongqing

Wednesday 21 September 2016

9.00-9.30 Registration

9.30-12.00        Session 1 – Plenary Session A

Location: NO.13  Meeting Room, 1st floor, Guiyuan Hotel

Chair: Prof. Zhang zili, Southwest University

  • Welcome speech, Prof. Zhang Weiguo, President, Southwest University (20’)
  • Update Doctoral Education in China, Peking University (Dr. Wenqin Shen) (20’)
  • Update Doctoral Education in Europe, Tampere University (Prof. Dr. Yuzhuo Cai) (20’)
  • EU-China cooperation in Doctoral education: cases of European and Chinese universities, Prof. Dr. John Taylor, Lancaster University, UK (20’)
  • Cooperation with EU countries, Update Southwest part of China, Prof. Cui Yanqiang, Vice president Southwest University (20’)

Coffee/tea

  • Q & A (30’)
  • Introduction of the workshops (10’)

12.00-13.30      Lunch (Buffet, 2nd  floor, Guiyuan Hotel)

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13:30-16:00     Session 2: Parallel workshops

Location for Workshop ANO.12 Meeting Room, 3rd  floor, Guiyuan Hotel

  • Workshop A: EU-China cooperation in doctoral education: models, challenges and best practices
  • Moderators:

Prof. Dr. Yuzhuo Cai, Tampere University, Finland

Dr. Wenqin Shen, Peking University, China

Kris Dejonckheere, Secretary General, UNICA

Location for Workshop BNO.8  Meeting Room, 3rd floor, Guiyuan Hotel

  • Workshop B: Cross-border cooperation and support: hardware and software

Moderators: Prof. Dr. Henrik Hansson, Stockholm University, Sweden

Prof. dr. Zili Zhang, Southwest University, China

 

16.00 Close of workshops

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Location for Consortium meetingNO.8 Meeting Room, 3rd floor, Guiyuan Hotel

16.15-18.15 EU-China DOC Consortium meeting

18.30 Dinner (Consortium partners, invited guests and Southwest University organizers)

Guiyuan Hotel

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Thursday 22 September 2016

9.00-12.00        Session 3: Parallel workshops

Location for Workshop CNO.8  Meeting Room, 3rd floor, Guiyuan Hotel

  • Workshop C: Quality and governance: Best cases, Good practices
  • Moderators:

Dr. Yuhao Cen, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China;

Dr. Lucas Zinner, University of Vienna

 

Location for Workshop DNO.12  Meeting Room, 3rd floor, Guiyuan Hotel

  • Workshop D: International cooperation: Best cases, Good practices

Moderators: Prof. Dr. John Taylor, Lancaster University, UK

Prof. Dr. Karen Francois, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Belgium

 

12.00-13.30      Lunch (Buffet, 2nd  floor, Guiyuan Hotel)

13:30-16:30     Session 4 – Plenary Session B

Location: NO.8 Meeting Room,3rd  floor, Guiyuan Hotel

Summary Workshops

Report Group A

Report Group B

Report Group C

Report Group D

Interactive session: What we have learned and further cooperation

  • Moderators: Prof. dr. Vinayagum Chinapah, Stockholm University, Sweden

Prof. dr. Chang Zhu, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

Prof. Jiayong Li, Beijing Normal University, China

16:30-18:30 Southwest University Campus visit

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18:30 Dinner (Hotpot)
 

EU-CHINA DOC Final Conference:

“Experiences and Good Practices of Doctoral Education

in the International Context”

Programme

 

Friday 23 September 2016

Location: NO.13  Meeting Room, 1st  floor, Guiyuan Hotel

9:00 Welcome Coffee

9.30-12.30

Chair: Prof Zhang Zili, Southwest University

  • EU-China DOC: ‘Share, Grow, Cooperate’ (5’)
  • Video speech, Prof. Caroline Pauwels, Rector, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (3’)
  • Video speech, Prof. Jan Cornelis, Vice rector International Policy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (5’)
  • Video speech, Prof. Dr. Susanne Weigelin-Schwiedrzik, former Vice Rector, Vienna University (5’)
  • Keynote speech, Prof. Dr. Melita Kovačević, Zagreb University, Chair Steering Committee EUA-CDE (20)’
  • Keynote speech, Prof. Wen Xu, Southwest University (20)’
  • Speech, EURAXESS and Researchers’ Mobility, Halldor Berg, EURAXESS Links China (20’)

 

Coffee/tea

  • Speech, Prof. Cui Yanqiang, Vice President, Southwest University (20’)
  • Speech, Chongqing municipality representative (20’)
  • Summary of the EU-China DOC project, Kris Dejonckheere, Secretary General, UNICA
  • Concluding remarks and the way forward

12.30 Group photo

12.40-14.00 Lunch (Buffet, 2nd  floor, Guiyuan Hotel)

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