Date: June 13, 2018
Venue: Münchenbryggeriet, Stockholm, Sweden
What challenges within higher education are the Nordic Region facing? How can we learn from each other?
On behalf of the Swedish Government, the Swedish Higher Education Authority (UKÄ) is organising a Nordic conference on quality in higher education. The conference, Current Priorities and Future Challenges: Higher Education in the Nordic Region, will be held in conjunction with Sweden’s Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers on 13 June at the Brewery (Münchenbryggeriet) in Stockholm. It is aimed at decision makers and individuals active in higher education in the Nordic Region.
The conference is an opportunity for learning, dialogue and conversation about relevant issues. To give the participants an additional opportunity to meet and network, UKÄ is hosting a dinner the evening before the conference. We hope that participants will take this opportunity to start the conference by making new contacts. The location of the dinner will be announced at a later date.
The conference will focus on such areas as:
The Swedish Minister for Higher Education and Research, Helene Hellmark Knutsson, will participate in the conference.
The conference programme and more information will be published shortly. The conference will be held in English.