11th Finnish Russian Seminar for Higher Education Cooperation “Creating a New Story”

Tapahtumapaikka:Saimaa UAS, Lappeenranta

11th Finnish Russian Seminar for Higher Education Cooperation “Creating a New Story”

December 11-12, 2017, Saimaa UAS, Lappeenranta, Finland

The 11th seminar on cooperation between Finnish and Russian institutions of higher education addresses current issues in Finnish-Russian university cooperation, related to the mobility of higher education students and staff and joint projects. For a broader perspective, the seminar will discuss new forms of cooperation to meet the challenges of the rapidly changing world.

The seminar was jointly organized by the Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, the Association of Vice-Rectors for International Cooperation of Saint Petersburg Higher Education Institutions (AVRIR) and Finnish National Agency for Education (EDUFI).

PROGRAMME of the seminar

PRESENTATIONS of the seminar

MONDAY 11.12.2017

Introduction to Higher Education Cooperation between Finland and Russia - Maija Airas, Outi Jäppinen, Kiira Noponen, EDUFI: PDF

Russian-Finnish Life Sciences Center: New stage of SPCPA cooperation with Finnish partners - Dr.Grigory Rozhkov, International Projects Coordinator, St Petersburg State Chemical-Pharmaceutical Academy (SPCPA): PDF

Current Trends Reflecting Higher Education Cooperation - Juha Ketolainen, Counsellor of Education - Head of Unit, Finnish National Agency for Education: PDF

Critical success factors of International Strategic Partnership - Kati Tanninen, Dean Business Administration and Tourism and Hospitality, Saimaa UAS: PDF

TUESDAY 11.12.2017

EDUNEIGHBOURS: Research project on Finnish-Russian double degree programmes - Sirke Mäkinen, D. Soc. Sc., University Researcher, University of Tampere: PDF

Results of the evaluation of CIMO’s Russia activities - Ira Jänis-Isokangas, Head of Research Training, Aleksanteri Institute: PDF

The Baltic Science Network - Dmitry Vasilenko, Vice-rector of International relations, UNECON: PDF

New Generation and New Challenges! How to navigate towards mutual understanding? - Maija Airas, Counsellor of Education, Finnish National Agency for Education: PDF

Students' Expectations 1 - Fatim Diarra, National Union of University Students in Finland: PDF

Students' Expectations 1 - Vadim Klevan, Vice-President of the Student Council of St. Petersburg: PDF