Capacity Building Activity, Barcelona (ES), 20 May 2014

COMMIT Project (Committing to the social dimension in universities) intends to increase commitment to the social dimension of higher education (HE) and support strategies for increasing attainment.

COMMIT’s first activity has the objective to discuss with external experts the reviewed ALLUME tools and the new COMMIT tool for monitoring attainment in HE. The programme of the event includes:

  • Overview of COMMIT, by Françoise DE VIRON
  • Keynote Speech “The Challenge of implementing a new mission in HEIs”, by Ada PELLERT
  • Round table with:
      • Gabriel DIMA (EU-USR project “Comparative Research on University social responsibility in Europe”)
      • Karin DOLLHAUSEN (HEAD project “Opening HE to Adults”)
      • Stephane LAUWICK (member of the BFUG Working Group on the Social Dimension and LLL)
      • Martin UNGER (PS4SD project “Peer learning for social dimension”)