Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days 2017

Dates: 
Tuesday, 31 January, 2017 to Wednesday, 1 February, 2017

Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days 2017: Internationalisation in a digital age.

On 31 January – 1 February 2017, the first Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days (MID2017) will take place at EIPA in Maastricht,the Netherlands. Stakeholders in higher education will discuss the challenges and opportunities of internationalisation in higher education by new modes of teaching.

The Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days are organised by the European Association of Distance Teaching Universities (EADTU) in cooperation with the Open University of the Netherlands (OUNL), Maastricht University (UM), the European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA), the city of Maastricht and experts from EDELNet and SCORE2020.

Topics  will be international course and curriculum collaboration, virtual Erasmus mobility, part-time study and MOOCs. The event includes a Policy Forum of key representatives in innovating higher education, focusing on international education. Innovations in education will be supported by presentations of achievements from practice in the EDELNet and SCORE2020 programmes in four workshop sessions, respectively on international intensive programmes, Summer schools and joint intensive programmes and a dedicated session on Internationalisation of higher education by MOOCs.

Participation of the Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days is free of charge, but registration is required. Please find out more under the MID2017 website.