IMOTION, the online platform (website) where HEIs can promote their staff trainings and where HEIs' staff can easily find the opportunity they are looking for.
International Staff Week, Brno University of Technology, 20-24 May 2019
Registration deadline: February 18, 2019
The international staff week will be focused on international student recruitment, welcome service for students and academic staff, Erasmus+ mobility. We invite active participants, willing to share ideas, best practices and their own experiences from international work with students and academics. The programme will consist of a mixture of meetings, presentations and workshops.
Additional information at: http://butinternational.wixsite.com/iswbrno
International Staff Training Week, Navigating the Challenges of Modern Universities, TU Dresden, 3-7 June 2019
Registration deadline: February 28, 2019
Today’s universities are active far beyond studies, teaching and research. A wide variety of stakeholders are involved in navigating the resulting challenges and working on interdisciplinary issues such as internationalisation, diversity management and networks, without losing sight of the overall objectives of the institution. Our staff week provides a platform for the exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practices in science management. We want to spark discussions and networking between colleagues from all over the world and TU Dresden in four Specialist Groups:
- Developing and Managing Successful International Partnerships
- Promoting International Research
- Creating a University Culture of Responsibility
- Working in Networks
Additional information at: https://www.tu-dresden.de/sprint/staff_week
Staff Training Week, Ca' Foscari University (Venice), June 3-7 2019
Registration deadline: February 28, 2019
The focus will be on HR Management.
Additional information at: https://www.unive.it/pag/12555/
International Staff Training Weeks, University of Porto
Registration deadline: see below
The University of Porto is pleased to announce its INTERNATIONAL WEEK 2019, which will have 3 editions:
6th to 10th May English language (Deadline: 28th February)
22nd to 26th July English language (Deadline: 26th May)
11th to 15th November English language (Deadline: 15th September)
Since the number of participants will be limited for each edition, interested candidates are invited to fill in the online application form. If interested, you can check all information and Work Plan in the iMotion site: http://staffmobility.eu/staffweek/2nd-edition-interweek-2019
Erasmus Staff Training Week “Who wants to be international?”, University of Verona, 13-16 May 2019
Registration deadline: March 15, 2019
Programme, Welcome guide, application, mobility agreement and abstract forms are available online at: https://www.univr.it/it/i-nostri-servizi/erasmus-staff-training-week
Training and job shadowing for support service staff, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, 8-12 April 2019
Registration deadline: March 18, 2019
SSS Valencia is a five-day international staff training week that aims to improve the key professional skills of Support Services Staff from Higher Education Institutions. Participants will have the opportunity to work on their technical and social abilities in an authentic international setting. Upon completing the course, participants will have strengthened their communication and team-work skills, and increased their competence in the management of University Support Services tasks.
Additional information at: http://staffmobility.eu/staffweek/7th-sss-valencia-training-job-shadowing
EAIE Spring Academy 2019, 8-12 April, Bordeaux
Registration deadline: March 20, 2019
Taught by expert trainers, our 14 in-depth courses will prepare you to succeed in your role. Develop new skills on key topics within the field including: credential evaluation, strategic partnerships, and much more.
Additional information at: https://www.eaie.org/training.html
International Week for Teaching Staff and International Offices, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, May 13-17, 2019
Registration deadline: March 29, 2019
For the 50th anniversary of UPV and the 25th of the UPV Gandia Campus, UPV invites colleagues from partner universities to the International Week for Teaching Staff and International Offices.
The program will offer a rich variety of sessions both for staff and teaching staff of universities, such as:
- How to apply to Erasmus+ KA2 projects
- China - a new partner country
- International Cooperation for Development
- A number of teachings staff seminars with a wode range of topics (audio-visual communication, environment, tourism management, telecommunications, etc)
The detailed program is available at email@example.com
Registration form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdYzv4d4Hgy3Dn29tdLx4FBATKldc6ZNPzUtAtc7rLWFshO9Q/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1
Staff Exchange and Partner Week 2019, University of Jyväskylä, 3-7 June 2019
Registration deadline: March 31, 2019
The event will be hosted by the Student and Academic Services, and consist of four parallel tracks, joint networking events and departmental visits. All sessions will be run as interactive workshops based on active participation and sharing of best practices.
- Track 1: International mobility – something old, something new (5-day track organized by International Office)
- Track 2: Access and admission of international students to higher education (5-day track organized by Admission Services)
- Track 3: Approaches to guidance in systematic information seeking and data management in academic libraries (3-day track organized by University Library)
- Track 4: 21st century skills and value creation – building win-win scenarios (3-day track organized by Career Services)
Additional information at: http://r.jyu.fi/staff-exchange-week
International Staff Training Week, University of Turku, June 3-7, 2019
Registration deadline: March 31, 2019
The programme will encourage you to share best practices with peer colleagues and to learn e.g. about mobilities, management of International Office, services offered at the University of Turku, administration of projects and more. Additionally, our social activities will give you the chance to get to know the cities of Turku and Pori as well as the excellent opportunity to get to know the staff of the International Office in Turku and other colleagues from various universities. Participation in our International Staff Training Week is possible for colleagues working in international offices and for administrative staff working with mobilities and/or international projects e.g. in the faculty level.
There are 50 places available for our partners on first come first served basis. An electronic application form is available here and includes a short video. Please upload a short video introducing you, your working position and tasks and your Institution (maximum duration 1 minute). You can easily shoot it with a mobile phone and upload the video directly to our cloud.
Additional information, preliminary programme and application procedure: https://www.utu.fi/en/international-staff-exchange-week
Erasmus+ Staff Week "How To Manage Internationalization Process Effectively", Kozminski University (Warsaw), 13-17 May, 2019
Registration deadline: April 14, 2019
Thinking of the huge impact of the Internationalization at the current higher education system, Kozminski University is pleased to announce the International Staff Week dedicated to How to Manage the Internationalization Process Effectively.
The aim of the Staff Week is to exchange ideas and our knowledge, to have fruitful discussions with colleagues from all over the world.
The program offers an excellent possibility to discuss:
- the best practices of internationalization process
- how to create good practices in study exchange and international internships
- how to promote the international activities in multicultural environment
- how to manage and increase the quality of the international client service
More information at: https://www.kozminski.edu.pl/en/about-kozminski/international/staffweek2018/about-the-staff-week/?L=%2Fproc%2Fself%2Fenviro%C3%82%C2%B0n%283conasconaswykladowcywyk%C3%82%C2%B0ladowcycon1
Three-day intensinve training, job shadowing and team building for financial officers, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, 7-9 May 2019
Registration deadline: April 15, 2019
IB-UFM Valencia is a three-day international training and job shadowing event that aims to improve the key professional skills of Financial Officers from ETSIAMN Partner Institutions. It is specifically addressed to teams of officers looking for an inspiring and motivating training experience abroad. Upon completing the course, participants will have strengthened their innovation, communication, and decision-making skills, reinforced their professional self-esteem, and increased their competence in University Financial Management & Administration through benchmarking with international peers from other Institutions.
Additional information at: http://staffmobility.eu/staffweek/2nd-ufm-valencia-three-day-intensive
IAU's Leadership Development programme for Higher Education Leaders, Paris, June 2-7, 2019, Hosted by ISIT - Institut de Management et de Communication Interculturels
Registration deadline: May 5, 2019
Are you leading a particular academic department, administrative office or an entire institution? Interested in expanding your leaderships skills and global network? This 5-day leadership development programme offers higher education leaders a unique opportunity to learn more about the theory and innovative practices of leadership, gain new insights into higher education trends worldwide and build new institutional connections.
What to expect?
- Peer learning: Participants examine how different institutional leaders share common challenges and the responses they bring to face these. By sharing their experiences, they mobilise collective efforts and proactively shape their institutional future.
- Practical exercises: Through selected case studies, action learning sessions and coaching simulations, participants review each other’s strategic plans, share specific issues they face with the group and give recommendations.
- Leadership profiling: Two leadership profile surveys will inform participants' individual leadership style, areas of strength and development. Participants also explore key capabilities for effective strategic leadership in an increasingly globalized context.
- Site visits: In each session, the location of LGEU serves as the backdrop to expose participants to specific regional developments and the institutional visits offer them first-hand knowledge of the local perspectives and practices.
International Staff Week, KU Leuven, 13-17 May 2019
Registration deadline: NA
A 5-day programme on the theme of "Community Feeling" organized by the Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) of the KU Leuven to strengthen the cooperation between FEB KU Leuven and its partner institutions. The International Staff Week takes place in Leuven and includes daytrips to FEB's campuses in Antwerp and Brussels.
More information at: https://feb.kuleuven.be/eng/international/staffhome/intweek/intweek
International Staff Week on Internationalisation, Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Tarragona), 25-28 June 2019
Registration deadline: May 15, 2019
The URV International Staff Week this year will provide participants with the opportunity to learn and discuss around the different models and functions of international offices. Some of the questions that we will attempt to answer are: What services must an international office offer? Do we market them within our institutions? Do we communicate transparently about what we offer? How can we improve our communication and marketing, and thus our internationalisation? How can we manage our international office more effectively? Is our office focused only towards the outside of the institution? What about the inside?
More information at: http://events.urv.cat/event_detail/29542/detail/urv-isw-2019-on-internationalisation.html