Session 08.05

EU-Russia higher education cooperation in a time of selective engagement

  • Thursday 26 Sept
    15:30-16:30
  • Room 103B, Level 1, Messukeskus Expo and Convention Centre
  • Level: intermediate
  • Related Expert Communities Strategy and Management

As each other’s largest neighbour, academic institutions in the EU and Russia are today facing questions of how their relationship can be maintained and expanded in the face of economic sanctions. At the same time, selective engagement is something that is encouraged by the EU. This session will explore the challenges and opportunities involved in EU-Russian academic cooperation.

Topics

  • Leadership & strategy
  • Mobility

Chair

  • Raisa Asikainen, 
    University of Helsinki, Finland

Speakers

  • Delfien Cloet, 
    Ghent University, Belgium
  • Olga Khachaturyan, 
    National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russian Federation