All Day

Arrival of delegates (SC)

Wednesday, 3 September 2014 (For Steering Committee members only)


Venue: Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences
Meeting of the Board of Auditors
Meeting of the 2015 Conference Task Force

Glasmalereistraße 5


Venue: Restaurant Glasmalerei

Thursday, 4 September 2014

09.00 – 20.00

Conference Registration open – Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences


09.30 – 13.00

SC-Meeting- Skybox Management Center



Lunch SC – Delegates


16.30 – 18.30

Walking in the City Tour (Booking required) – Starts at Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences

18.00 – 19.00

Mix & Mingle – Faculty Building Theology


19.00 – 23.30

Conference Welcome Reception – Faculty Building Theology

Friday, 5 September 2014

08.00 – 18.00

Registration – Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences


09.00 – 10.15

Welcome – Faculty Building Theology
Keynote : Prof. Sijbolt Noorda (NL)


10.15 – 10.45

Coffee Break and Guided Poster Session (EUPRIO Awards) – Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences


10.45 – 12.00

European Plaza – Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences -Aula


12.00 – 13.30

Lunch – Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences – Mensa


13.30 – 17.00

Masterclasses and Lectures given in two rounds. Choose either two Lectures lasting one round each or one Master Class lasting two rounds.

13.30 – 15.00

Lectures and Master Classes First Round

15.00 – 15.30

Coffee Break and Free Poster Session (EUPRIO Awards)

15.30 – 17.00

Lectures and Master Classes Second Round


Master Classes

Master Classes last 3 hours. Master classes are intensive training courses offered to directors, managers and heads of office. The speaker provides participants an overview of the key elements of the topic. After setting the problems, the participants will react, discuss and consult with the speaker. Work groups are sometimes formed.



Lectures last 1.5 hours and are repeated twice. They are presentations of policies, techniques & tools tied to the conference theme and mainly directed to officers and juniors.

19.00 – 21.00

Reception given by the Region of Tyrol and the City of Innsbruck – State House, Refreshments and Salad Buffet/ Vinum Academicum


Free to join Innsbruck City Nightlife

Saturday, 6 September 2014

09.30 – 12.00

Workshops and Benchmarking Sessions – Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences. Workshops and Benchmarking Sessions given in two rounds. Choose either two Workshops or the Benchmark Session Welcome to the Club, lasting one round each and repeated each round or one Benchmarking Session, either Corporate Identity or Social Media Best Practices, lasting both rounds.

09.30 – 10.30

Workshops & Benchmarking Sessions 1st round

11.00 – 12.00

Workshops & Benchmarking Sessions 2nd round

Workshops repeated
BS 1 and 2 continued
BS 3: Repeated


Workshops last one hour and will be presented twice. Real-world practices and case studies taken from higher education institutions and tied with the conference theme are presented, usually by one of the people who carried them out. Workshops can serve a variety of functions, from generating and implementing projects to learning about current issues, new perspectives and technologies. Shared expertise and experiences are often a starting point for further discussion after the sessions.


Benchmarking Sessions

Benchmarking-Sessions are moderated discussions about a specific topic. There is a short introduction to the topic and then participants are invited to discuss their experiences, problems, and questions related to that topic in order to share best-practices and solutions.


10.30 – 11.00

Coffee and Guided Poster Session (EUPRIO Awards)


12.00 – 13.00

Lunch – Mensa



Group Photograph of Delegates


13.30 – 14.00

General Assembly


14.00 – 15.00




Close of business

Universitätsstraße 15 (Departure Point)


Bus-Shuttle to Hall – Starting Point: Faculty Building Economics & Social Sciences



Conference Dinner

Sunday, 7 September 2014

Universitätsstraße 15 (Departure Point)