ECIU University –Towards European University
Opening Ceremony 5.2.2020 City centre campus, main building, Cafe Toivo, 2nd floor
12.30pm - 1.15pm Opening words
• President Mari Walls, Tampere University
• Director Sander Lotze, ECIU University
• Development Manager Marko Mäkinen, Council of Tampere Region
• Director Anna-Kaisa Heinämäki, City of Tampere
• Manager Kalle Einola, Ponsse
• Frans Cederlöf, National Union of University Students in Finland
• Professor Saku Mäkinen, Tampere University
1.15pm - 1.45pm Cocktails
1.45pm - 2.45pm Workshop 1: Towards challenge-based education
Workshop addresses new ways of engaging industry, academia and society in resolving both regional and international challenges in a co-creative manner.
2.45pm - 3.45pm Workshop 2: Micro-credentials and recognition of skills
Workshop examines new ways to unbundle education by offering more flexible pathways of learning and recognizing open education in order to match emerging societal challenges and developing new skills that are essential for future employment.
We welcome all participants to the workshops! Language of the event is English.
No pre-registration needed.
ECIU local ambassador Minna Haka-Risku, minna.haka-risku [at] tuni.fi