Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

International Week ICT

1,2 and 3 June 2022

The School of ICT of The Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences welcomes teaching staff and international relations officers from all its partner universities to visit the beautiful city of Amsterdam. Meet with international colleagues, have an opportunity to benchmark different services and practices of participating universities and share views on topics related to your own work.

Meet us in our new building on the Amstel Campus in beautiful Amsterdam and join us on a tour of the canals and streets to see the city.

Themes of the International Week;

  • Internationalisation / International Relations

  • Sustainability

Sessions are aimed at one of the above themes but of course all participants are welcome to attend the session of their choice.

Please fill in the form below to confirm your participation and supply us with some background information to make your visit a success.

Day 1

Morning 9.30 hours Coffee / tea / registration in International Lounge 5th Floor WBH
10.00 hours Official opening and introduction to The Netherland, Amsterdam and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences / Survival Dutch workshop (All participants) room 05C34
11.30 hours Guided Tour of The Amstel Campus (All participants)
12.00 hours Lunch
Afternoon 13.00 hours Session on: AUAS and Sustainability : What has AUAS done in the last few years, what are our goals? What have we achieved so far? How do we measure this? (All participants) Theo Thijssen Huis (TTH) 01B09
15.00 hours Time for individual talks. International Lounge

Day 2

Morning 9.30 hours Coffee / tea in International Lounge
10.00 hours Session on Internationalisation of Computer Science: Short Term Programmes, Blended cooperation etc / Exchanging good practices / what are you looking for in international cooperation? (International staff)
10.00 hours Session on Sustainability with contributions from different partner universities (lecturers)
12.00 hours Lunch
Afternoon 13.00 hours Session on the Global Goals Jam by the Digital Society School Theo Thijssen Huis (TTH) 01B09 (All participants)
14.30 hours Session on Responsible IT
Evening 18.00 hours Networking dinner at Instock (restaurant that rescues food) (All participants)

Day 3

Morning 9.30 hours Coffee / tea in International Lounge
10.00 hours Visit to international offices of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (International Staff)
10.00 hours Session: Sustainability in Teaching: minor Sustainable Innovation / Plans for BIP's (Blended Intensive Programmes) (Lecturers)
12.00 hours Lunch
Afternoon 13.00 hours International Fair (All participants)
14.30 hours Short presentations of international student groups from the first BIP on Sustainability: Global Build : FLOOR (groundfloor WBH)
16.00 hours Drinks / Soup / sandwiches (All participants)
17.30 hours walking tour (All participants)

To be planned Individual talks with lecturers or international relations staff (All participants)
Visits to AUAS special labs: AUAS Venture Centre / Maker’s Lab / VR lab / Robot studio (reuse of wood) (All participants)

Covid-19

The International Week will be held only if the COVID-19 situation allows so please make flexible travel arrangements.

What is happening in Amsterdam in this period?

Accommodation and travel

All information on the location of our Amstel Campus, nearby hotels and travel advice can be found here.

Application

Send an email to international.it@hva.nl before 7 October 2021.

Published by  Faculty of Digital Media and Creative Industries 16 January 2022