Invitation to the Webinar and Roundtable “Higher Education Students and COVID-19: Consequences and Policy Implications”


Invitation to the Webinar and Round Table: “Higher Education Students and COVID-19: Consequences and Policy Implications”, 14 October 2020 (15.00-18.00)

The international event will bring together reputable speakers – researchers and other interested stakeholders in respect of research and development on the impacts of Covid-19 pandemic on academic, social and emotional life of higher education students with the aim of identifying the main challenges and potential solutions to these challenges in order to highlight the benefits for liberal policy-makers, EU economy, students and the society in general.

Admission is free with online registration required until Tuesday (13.10.). Additional info is available on the website or info@zavod14.si.

EVENT SCHEDULE

12:30-13:30 Workshop I: Students' adaptation to new learning environment during the Covid-19 pandemic –  challenges and opportunities
            Bertil Maria Pires Marques | Engineering Institute of Porto, Portugal
            Damijana Keržič | University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
            Lan Umek | University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

13:30-13:45   Break

13:45-14:45 Workshop II: Students' mental health implications of Covid-19 pandemic – a call for an adequate policy response
            Daniela Raccanello | University of Verona, Italy
            Nina Tomaževič | University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

14:55-15:00  Participants connect to the online

15:00-15:15  Addresses by the organisers and welcome speeches (https://uni-lj-si.zoom.us/j/92473320951)
           Aleksander Aristovnik | Director, Zavod 14 and University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
           Milosz Hodun | Vice-President of the Board of Directors, ELF
           Simona Kustec | Minister of Education, Science and Sport (TBC)

15:15-15:30  The Impacts of Covid-19 on Life of HE Students in Europe: Academic, Social, Emotional, Financial Aspects and Observed Policy Response
           Nina Tomaževič, Dejan Ravšelj – University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

15:30-15:40  Covid-19 and Selected Aspects of Higher Education Policy – Case of Slovenia
           Dejan Ravšelj, Lan Umek – University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

15:40-15:50  Covid-19 and Selected Aspects of Higher Education Policy – Case of Italy
           Daniela Raccanello – University of Verona, Italy

15:50-16:00 Covid-19 and Selected Aspects of Higher Education Policy – Case of Romania
            Ana-Maria Zampfir – National Scientific Research Institute for Labour and Social Protection, Romania

16:00-16:10 Covid-19 and Selected Aspects of Higher Education Policy – Case of Poland
            Beata Dobrowolska – University of Lublin, Poland

16:10-16:20  Covid-19 and Selected Aspects of Higher Education Policy – Case of Croatia
            Alka Obadić – University of Zagreb, Croatia

16:20-16:30 Covid-19 and Selected Aspects of Higher Education Policy – Case of Bosnia and Herzegovina
            Maja Arslanagic-Kalajdzic – University of Sarajevo, BiH

16:30-16:35   Break

16:35-17:55  Panel session: First wave of COVID-19 pandemic – lessons learned for higher education system and policy around Europe (https://uni-lj-si.zoom.us/j/92473320951)
         Eva Boštjančič | University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
         Dan Podjed | ZRC SAZU, Slovenia
         Jana Javornik | Ministry of Education, Science and Sport of Slovenia
         Thomas Clausen | FNF, Germany
         Balint Gyevai |  LYMEC, Hungary  (TBC)
         Amelie Von Zweigbergk | Fores, Sweden     

Moderator: Nina Tomaževič


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