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Monday, 4 November

Arrivals

Tuesday, 5 November

Hippocrates Lecture Theatre*

9:00–10:00Registration / Coffee
Opening 
10:00–10:30

Toms Baumanis, Vice-Rector for Administration and Development, RSU, Latvia

Baiba Pētersone, Director, International Department, RSU, Latvia

Opening Keynote Address: The role of women in higher education leadership
10:30-11:00Gülsün Saglamer, President, European Women Rectors Association, Turkey
Plenary: Uniting diverse communities
11:00–12:00

Elsebeth Gerner Nielsen, former Danish Minister for Culture and Rector, Kolding School of Design, Denmark
Luciano Saso, Vice-Rector for European University Networks of Sapienza University of Rome (Italy) and President of the UNICA network of the Universities from the Capitals of Europe

12:00–13:00Lunch
Session: Creating a multicultural learning environment
13:00–14:00

Suzanne Faulkner, Teaching Fellow, University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom
Susanne Corrigox, Coordinator of International Affairs, Dalarna University, Sweden

Session: Best practices of inclusive internationalisation
14:00–15:00

Inclusion and inclusive pedagogy, Kerstin Angelika Zechner, University College of Teacher Education in Lower Austria, Austria

Good practices – Introducing the international mentor team of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Dóra Pivarcsi-Fekete, Hungary

Best parctices for inclusion of local and international students with special needs, Pilar Hernández Sacristán, University of Valencia, Spain

Adaption of Barnga intercultural simulation, Ghadal Al Murshedi, United Arab Emirates University, UAE

19:00Social activity
Wednesday, 6 November

Hippocrates Lecture Theatre

9:00–10:00Registration/ Coffee
Opening 
10:00To be confirmed 
Plenary: Making international mobility accessible
10:40–12:00

Sebastian Berger, Vice-President elect, European Students’ Union, Belgium
Katherine Allinson, Policy Researcher, Universities UK International, United Kingdom

12:00–13:00Lunch
13:00–16:00

Workshop:  Achieving inclusive mobility in Europe

Dominique Montagnese, Centre for Inclusive Higher Education, Belgium

16:00–16:15Closing Remarks
19:00Social activity
Thursday, 7 November

Hippocrates Lecture Theatre * / Senate Hall **

9:00–10:00Registration / Coffee / Informational Fair arrangement
Erasmus+ Networking Session and Informational Fair
9:30–12:00

Presentations of Participants’ Home Institutions *

12:15–13:45Lunch
14:00–15:00

Informational Fair **

16:00–17:00Tour of Riga Old Town
Friday, 8 November

Cultural programme

* Hippocrates Lecture Theatre - 16 Dzirciema iela, Riga

** Senate Hall - 16 Dzirciema iela, Riga