Conference Leading Higher Education As and For Public Good

Because of the coronavirus outbreak, the conference on «Leading Higher Education As and For Public Good» celebrating what has been learned from Formation and Competence Building of University Academic Developers project has been postponed from May 2020. It will now take place as an online Zoom conference on 29 April 2021.

Time and place: Apr. 29, 2021 9:30 AM–4:00 PM,  Zoom

The conference focuses on sustainability as a public good and poses the question: How can teaching and learning lead to a sustainable future? Professor Ron Barnett (from University College London) and Professor Peter Felten (from Elon University) will give two key notes to answer this question, and we will have Reading Circles to discuss the recent book chapters from Leading Higher Education as and for Public Good: Rekindling as Praxis, edited by Tone Dyrdal Solbrekke (from University of Oslo) and Ciaran Sugrue (from University College Dublin). Professor Inga Bostad (from University of Oslo) will moderate a panel on theories and practices of sustainability in higher education.

More information about the conference, the program and a link to register can be found under:

https://www.uv.uio.no/iped/english/research/news-and-events/events/conferences-and-seminars/leading-higher-education-070520.html

Deadline for registration is March 22nd.