About SIU

Symbiosis is an educational institution established in 1971 to promote international understanding through quality education. Symbiosis comprises of 70 institutions, 43 of which are under the ambit of Symbiosis International (Deemed University). The University offers programmes in the field of Law, Management, Computer Studies, Health Sciences, Media & Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences, Engineering and Architecture & Design. Our Management, Media, Law and Computer Science Institutes have been consistently ranked amongst the top ten in the country.

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IHE 2020

We invite you to the fourth edition of our Annual Internationalisation of Higher Education Conference in collaboration with the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) on ‘‘Transcending National Boundaries- Diversity & Inclusion: Critical for Effective Internationalisation" from March 4-7, 2020 at SIU, Lavale Campus, Pune. This year's theme will explore how education leaders are navigating the complex challenges associated with creating educational environments that promote social inclusion, diversity, and intercultural learning. This theme is perfectly encapsulated with the history of the city and its ability to embrace diversity. The conference will provide divergent viewpoints that will be the guideposts for policy and practice for institutions across India and the world.

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Event


‘National Seminar on ' Engagement with the EU : Research, Innovation & Higher Education' in collaboration with Delegation of European Union to India'

We kickstart the IHE conference with the National Seminar on ' Engagement with the EU : Research, Innovation & Higher Education' on March 4, 2020 in collaboration with Delegation of European Union to India. The objective of this seminar is to raise awareness amongst Indian research and innovation (R&I) community about concrete cooperation opportunities between India and the European Union as well as the opportunities offered by the EU Member States and the countries associated to the EU's funding programme for research and innovation 'Horizon 2020'.

Schedule for March 4, 2020
Time Theme
9:00-9:45 AM Registration
10:00-10:45 AM Inaugural
10:45-11:15 Tea Break
Part-I Research & Innovation Cooperation
11:15-11:35 EU-India: Research & Innovation Opportunities in Horizon 2020
11:35-12:00 Career Development in Research & Innovation in Europe
Horizon 2020 Mobility Schemes: Marie Slodowska-Curie Actions & European Research Council
12:00-12:20 Euraxess India- Tool for Networking with European Institutions
12:20-12:40 European Higher Education : Erasmus+
12:40-13:00 Q&A
13:00-14:00 Networking Lunch – hosted by the European Union Delegation
to India
Part-II Research, Innovation and Higher Education Opportunities
14:00-17:00 Research, Innovation and Higher Education Opportunities at the
European Union Member State and H2020 Associated Countries
17:00 Wrap Up
Time Program
03:15 pm-04:45 pm Registration:

Encouraging Diversity of Thought & Opinion

09:00 am-09:45 am Registration
10:00 am-10:45 am Inaugural
10:45 am-11:15 am Tea Break
11:15 am-11:35 am Part-I Research & Innovation Cooperation

EU-India: Research & Innovation Opportunities in Horizon 2020

11:35 am-12:00 pm Career Development in Research & Innovation in Europe

Horizon 2020 Mobility Schemes: Marie Slodowska-Curie Actions & European Research Council

12:00 pm-12:20 pm Euraxess India-

Tool for Networking with European Institutions

12:20 pm-12:40 pm European Higher Education :

Erasmus+

12:40 pm-01:00 pm Q&A
01:00 pm-02:00 pm Networking Lunch –

hosted by the European Union Delegation to India

02:00 pm-05:00 pm Part-II Research, Innovation and Higher Education Opportunities

Research, Innovation and Higher Education Opportunities at the European Union Member State and H2020 Associated Countries

05:00 pm-06:00 pm Wrap Up

Description

Time Program
08:30 am-09:30 am Campus Tour

Open for Chairs, Speakers & Delegates Pre-registration required

10:00 am-11:30 am Session Start:

Access to Higher Education: A Driver for Social Cohesion

11:30 am-12:30 pm Inaugural Function
12:30 pm-01:30 pm Lunch
01:30 pm-03:00 pm After Lunch:

Campfire: Student Panel Diversity & Inclusion in Internationalisation of Higher Education

07:00 pm-09:30 pm Last Session:

Cultural Evening & Networking Dinner (By invite only)

Time Program
07:30 am-08:30 am Morning Yoga:

Open to all Chairs, Speakers & Delegates Pre-registration required

10:00 am-11:30 am Session Start:

Experience to Expertise: Leveraging the benefits of an international classroom

11:30 am-12:30 am After lunch:

Moderated Student Panel: Education for a brave, new world

12:30 pm-01:30 pm Closing Luncheon
01:30 pm-03:00 pm Last Session:

Managing a Diverse Classroom

04:00 pm-05:00 pm Vote of Thanks

Speakers

Dr. Jagannath Patil

Specially Appointed Professor NIAD QE, Tokyo, Japan Former President of APQN and INQAAHE Chairperson, Asia Pacific Quality Register

Mr.Rafael Llavori

ANECA, Spain (former INQAAHE Board member)

Dr. Mori

Japan Accreditation Agency, Japan

Prof. Pablo Onate

Prof. Pablo Onate

Dr Stamenka CHEA

Dr Stamenka CHEA

Ms. Kavita

International Office, IIT Madras

Who should attend ?

The SIU-AIU Annual Internationalisation of Higher Education Conference 2020  on 'Transcending National Boundaries- Diversity & Inclusion: Critical for Effective Internationalisation' - March 6-7, 2020 invites  stakeholders from education institutes, regulatory and accreditation agencies, world ranking associations and international collaboration networks etc.

The pre-conference seminar on 'Facilitating Quality Management in Higher Education Institutes through Partnerships’  on March 5, 2020 is an exclusive forum for the Vice Chancellors of Indian and International Institutions.

The National Seminar on ' Engagement with the EU : Research, Innovation &  Higher Education' on March 4, 2020  invites PhD Researchers, Faculty, Head of Department & Institutions, Internationalisation Officers & Staff.    

Why should you attend ?

IHE Conference- 'Transcending National Boundaries- Diversity & Inclusion: Critical for Effective Internationalisation' - March 6-7, 2020

  • Join the most comprehensive national forum on issues of access, diversity, equity, and inclusion in global education . 
  • Discover  how education leaders are navigating the complex challenges associated with creating educational environments that promote social inclusion, diversity, and intercultural learning in  and beyond their campuses.
  • Be inspired by our incredible speakers who are game-changers.
  • Explore and uncover processes and policies at your campus in which unconscious bias is a barrier to your inclusion and diversity objectives.
  • Gain ideas for implementing new programs and initiatives through reflection on best practices from within academia and business.
  • Understand the role of Student Leadership in Diversity through ur camp-fire & poster sessions.
  • Say hello to old friends and make new connections while breathing in fresh air at our yoga sessions, exploring the picturesque Lavale Campus during the campus tours or enjoying the 'Karyekarm'  and other networking events exclusively for the delegates.

National Seminar- ' Engagement with the EU : Research, Innovation & Higher Education' - March 4, 2020

  • Delve into the recent developments impacting Research ,Innovation & Higher Education from the Delegation of the European Union to India.
  • Learn how EU-India collaboration can be initiated, evaluated, and implemented.
  • Meet the  Research and Innovation Counsellors from EU Member States' embassies in India, and officials from joint funding agencies/programs who share insights about  Research, Innovation and Higher Education Opportunities at the European Union Member State and H2020 Associated Countries .  
  • Explore the future of Erasmus+ and the opportunities for Indian Researchers, faculty & Staff.
  • Find out about R&I funding, mobility fellowships and Higher Education opportunities (Master/PhD/Post-Doc) included in bilateral and multilateral programmes between India and Europe.
  • Discover the support services available to facilitate EU-India R&I cooperation .  
  • Hear about experiences and lessons learnt from Indian researchers involved in past collaborations with Europe.    
  • Network and take the connections forward to create dream projects!

Registration

Indian Delegates for IHE 2020
Students Rs. 800 /-
Research Scholars Rs. 1200 /-
Academicians / NGOs / Any other Rs. 1770 /-
Government officials Rs. 1770 /-
International Delegates for IHE 2020
International delegate USD 150
Partners/QA affiliates USD 100

Note :
1.Registration fee covers participation in IHE 2020, conference kit, tea, snacks & lunch, & participation certificate.

2. Registration fee includes GST
3. 1 USD = 72.50 including GST

Bank Details
Beneficiary Name & Address Symbiosis International (Deemed University). S.B.Road, Pune , Post Box No 411004
Beneficiary Bank Name & Address Axis Bank Ltd S.B.Road, Pune, Post Box No 411016, India
Beneficiary Bank Account No 315010100148863
Beneficiary Bank Swift Code AXISINBB315
Beneficiary Bank IFSC Code UTIB0000315
Details of the Accounts Department
Email id accounts@scie.ac.in
Contact No +91 020 – 25925266

Accommodation Alternatives

Organizers

Dr. S.B. Mujumdar

Founder & President, Symbiosis Chancellor, Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

--- Conference Mentors ---

Dr. Rajani Gupte

Vice Chancellor, Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

--- Conference Mentors ---

Dr. Vidya Yeravdekar

Pro Chancellor, SIU and Principal Director, Symbiosis

--- Conference Convener ---

Prof. Anita Patankar

Deputy Director, Symbiosis Centre for International Education, Director, Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts

--- Organising Secretary ---

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Venue

Pune airport is located about 10 km away from the city centre. Taxis are available from airport to city. Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru and Mumbai are all well-connected to Pune. International travelers can get a connecting flight from Mumbai.

Please note: These concessions are applicable for domestic travel only.

Contact official Authorised Travel Partners

Subizz Travels – +91 9822364212
Vijaya Tours & Travels +91 9890328309
Anand Travels +91 9552211211

Address:

Symbiosis International (Deemed University), Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist: Pune.

Email ID:

secretariat.ihe@scie.ac.in

Telephone:

+91 20 25671905, +91 20 25659209

Timing:

10 am to 6 pm (IST)