Preliminary ProgrammeProgramme of the Conference

Programme of the Conference

The programme of the conference as well as the abstracts of the paper presentations are available for download. 

Thursday, 11 April, 2019

Venue: Room 2001, Main Building (Budapest, Fővám tér 8.)

13.00-14.00

Registration

14.00-14.10

Welcome 
Gergely KOVÁTS (Director, Center for International Higher Education Studies, Corvinus University of Budapest)

Opening addresses

14.10-14.20

Lajos SZABÓ (Vice-Rector, Corvinus University of Budapest)

14.20-14.30

Plenary Session I.
Chair: Mátyás SZABÓ (Senior Manager, CEU Yehuda Elkana Center for Higher Education)

14.30-15.00

Keynote speech: Privatizing and Merging: The Making of Aalto University in Finland
Janne TIENARI (Professor, Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki, Finland)

15.00-15.20

Discussion

15.20-15.50

Coffee Break

15.10-16.20

Keynote speech: Quality Management in Higher Education (working title)  
Susan HARRIS-HÜMMERT (Post-doc Research Fellow, German University of Administrative Sciences Speyer, Germany)

16.20-16.40

Discussion

16.40-17.10

Keynote speech: The Deeply Divided Academic Profession, or Multi-Level Policy Implications of Social Stratification in Higher Education
Marek KWIEK (Professor and Director of the Center for Public Policy Studies, University of Poznan, Poland)

17.10-17.30

Discussion

18.30

Gala dinner Academy Club, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Széchenyi István tér 9)

 

Friday, 12 April, 2019

Venue: Central European University, (Budapest, Nádor u. 15, 1051), room 103 (1st floor)

9.00-9.20

Registration  (Nádor u. 15 building, 1st floor, room 103)

9.20-9.30

CEU Welcome
Mátyás SZABÓ (Senior Manager, CEU Yehuda Elkana Center for Higher Education)

Plenary Session II.
Chair: Gergely KOVÁTS (Corvinus University of Budapest) 

9.30-10.00

Keynote speech: The Transformation of Higher Education Systems in Post-Soviet countries: a Comparative Analysis 
Anna SMOLENTSEVA (Senior Researcher, Institute of Education, Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia)

10.00-10.20

Discussion

10.20-10.50

Keynote Speech: Re-exploring Higher Education Governance in Central and Eastern Europe: Re-Convergence after Divergence?
Michael Dobbins (Professor, Goethe University of Frankfurt, Germany)

10.50 – 11.10

Discussion

11.10 –11.30

Coffee break

11.30 –12.30

Roundtable discussion with keynote speakers
Moderator: Gergely KOVÁTS (Corvinus University of Budapest) 

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch Break

13.30-15.00

PARALLEL SESSIONS I.

15.00-15.20

Coffee Break

15.20-16.50

PARALLEL SESSIONS II.

16.50-17.00

Concluding remarks
Gergely KOVÁTS and Mátyás SZABÓ