Seminars

Seminar
EngiRank International Ranking Expert Group

17 May (Friday) 2019

Venue:
Novotel Warszawa Centrum, 94/98 Marszalkovska Str., Warsaw, Poland

 

PROGRAM

9:30 Welcome coffee

10:00-11:30 First Session: European Ranking of Engineering Programs – methodology challenges

Speakers:

  • Waldemar Siwinski, President, Perspektywy Education Foundation (Poland), Vice President, IREG Observatory: – Why do we need a new ranking of the engineering education?
  • Pawel Poszytek, Director General, Foundation for the Development of the Education System FRSE (Poland): – University and business – education for the public good
  • Kazimierz Bilanow, Managing Director, IREG Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence (Belgium): – IREG Project: New approaches and indicators of Engineering and Technology
  • Dirk Bochar, Secretary General, European Federation of National Engineering Associations “FEANI” (Belgium): – Expectations of the European engineering community
  • Bartlomiej Wieckowski, Perspektywy Education Foundation (Poland): – Draft methodology of the EngiRank

11:30-11:45 Coffee break

11:45-13:00 Second Session – What’s next? Expert’s discussion on the methodology of the EngiRank, and how it can be refined in the coming years?

Invited Experts (in an alphabetical order):

  • Radu-Mircea Damian, Director, RelatiiInternationale, proiecte si cooperare, Agentia Romana de AsigurareCalitati in Invatamantul Superior (Romania)
  • Gyorgy Fabri, Dean, EötvösLoránd University in Budapest (Hungary)
  • Bogdan Macukow, President, Accreditation Commission of Universities of Technology KAUT (Poland)
  • Sergiusz Najar, Vice Chairman, Supervisory Board, Perspektywy Education Foundation (Poland)
  • Marek Pawelczyk, Vice Rector for Science and Development, Silesian University of Technology (Poland)
  • Rait Toompere, Chairman of the Board, Archimedes Foundation (Estonia)

12:50-13:00 Final remarks

  • Michal Kleiber, Vice President of the EuropeanAcademy of Sciences and Arts (EASA) in Salzburg; former President of the Polish Academy of Sciences

13:00-14:00 Farewell lunch