On 29 November 2012, the Technical University of Silesia hosted a seminar on overcoming intercultural stereotypes in the academic environment, organized by the IROs Forum, Technical University of Silesia and Medical University of Silesia, with the support of the Foundation for the Development of the Education System, Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland and Gdansk Medical University. Continue reading “Seminar ‘Intercultural differences in the academic environment – overcoming stereotypes’”
Rethinking Education, Reshaping Economies, is the theme of the annual conference of the European Association for International Education (EAIE), which was held on 11th-14th of September 2012 at the Convention Centre in Dublin. Continue reading “The EAIE Annual Conference in Dublin”
We are pleased to announce that the University of Lodz has been accepted as the 17th member of IROs Forum. We welcome our new colleagues and look forward to our joint activities.
During this year’s NAFSA conference held in Houston from 27 May to 1 June, we had the pleasure to present the IROs Forum poster. Our session met with great interest of foreign universities and institutions. Continue reading “IROs Forum at NAFSA”
The Foundation for the Development of the Education System in cooperation with IROs Forum organize a seminar titled “Internationalization of education – a possibility or a necessity?” on 15 May 2012. The seminar is hosted by the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan.
Twelve representatives of IROs Forum member universities attended the 1st IROs Forum Council meeting 2012 at the Medical University of Gda?sk between 8 and 10 March. Continue reading “IROs Forum on the sea coast”
On 24 July 2011 our dear Friend Barbara Centkowska passed away. For many years, she was the Director of the International Relations Office and Erasmus Institutional Coordinator of the University of Economics in Katowice. Continue reading “Tribute to Barbara Centkowska”
The closing conference of the Scholarship and Training Fund (implemented in 2008-2011) took place on 28 March 2011. Seven of the IROs Forum member universities were represented at the event. Continue reading “Scholarship and Training Fund – closing conference”