Session 07.04

Here or there or online? How to choose the best-fitting approach for summer schools

  • Thursday 28 Sept
  • Port 1A, Level 2, Rotterdam Ahoy
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Related Expert Communities Summer Schools

What are the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats involved in organising and attending summer schools that offer both physical and virtual attendance? We will carry out a SWOT analysis in this interactive session, drawing on the experience of an annual summer school that has tried the hybrid approach and is now aiming to make it a permanent option for students and staff.


  • Student and staff mobility
    • Short-term programmes


  • Sari Horn, 
    LAB university of Applied Sciences, Finland


  • Caroline Gallagher, 
    Glasgow Caledonian University, United Kingdom
  • Kamilla Trubicki, 
    Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences, Austria