Session 06.01

Spotlight on Ukraine

  • Thursday 28 Sept
  • Rotterdam B, Level 2, Rotterdam Ahoy
  • Related Expert Communities Relevant to all

The Ukrainian higher education community has faced profound challenges since the invasion by the Russian Federation beginning in February 2022. So, where do things stand in September 2023? This session will feature information on the situation currently facing Ukrainian higher education institutions, their students and staff, as well as insights into efforts to strengthen and rebuild the sector, particularly via international partnerships and collaborative initiatives.


  • Leadership, strategy and policy


  • Anzhela Stashchak, 
    Cormack Consultancy Group, Ukraine


  • Oksana Seumenicht, 
    Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany
  • Oksana Shevchuk, 
    Ivan Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University, Ukraine