Session 07.13

Universities and external stakeholders: Connections that work

  • Thursday 28 Sept
  • Dock 14, Level 1, Rotterdam Ahoy
  • Level: Intermediate

Engaging external stakeholders in your university’s activities can be a powerful instrument for development and improvement. Which groups of stakeholders are the most relevant? How can you create effective strategies and nurture relations in the most efficient way? This session will provide you with tools and best practices for interaction with external stakeholders.


  • Leadership, strategy and policy
    • External stakeholder engagement
  • Partnerships
    • Community and business partnerships


  • Marybeth Gruenewald, 
    Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE), USA


  • Olga Krylova, 
    E-Kvadrat Science&Education, Germany
  • Dyane Koreman, 
    Fontys University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands