Alumni Network Ukraine-Germany is the project where Kyiv Academic University take part since spring of 2018. The network, funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), was initiated by a consortium of 21 Ukrainian and German institutions from academia, politics, society and economy. By establishing a thriving exchange of experience and knowledge, it aims at facilitating scientific, research and professional cooperation and supporting societal and economic development.
It includes a number of universities from various Ukrainian cities, in particular:
- Kharkiv: V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University; Polytechnic National University;
- Kyiv: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, National Polytechnical University Igor Sikorsky; Bogomolets National Medical University; National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine;
- Lviv/Lemberg: Ivan Franko National University; Polytechnic National University; National Medical University; Ukrainian Catholic University;
- Odesa: Odessa I.I. Mechnikov National University; Polytechnic National University; Medical National University.
Conferences in the framework of the project began in Lviv on 12.03.18 and lasted until 16.03.2018. The events in Kyiv will be scheduled for 29.05 - 01.06.2018, in Kharkiv from 17.09 to 21.09.2018, and the final city will be Odesa, where the events will be held from 15.10 to 19.10 2018.
Alumni Network Conference, from 29.05.18 until 01.06.18 will take place at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (KNU), vul. Volodymyrska. 60, Kyiv.
It is planned a multifaceted program:
• Computer Sciences,
• Quality Management
• Technology Transfer,
• Funding Opportunities,
• Academia-industry cooperation (incl. excursion to company site).
Participation (with catering, excluding fare) is free of charge. Alumni from further afield are eligible to apply for a preselected 4-day accommodation (free of charge, incl. breakfast and fare) until May 21st 2018.
Registration for the conference and accommodation online with: https://go.uniwue.de/kyivconference.
For further information on the project and conferences please visit the website: https://go.uniwue.de/alumni-netzwerk-ua-de.