India Platform Stakeholders Meeting

In order to consolidate the core consortium of stakeholders of the India Platform, a meeting was organised between the Rector of Ghent University and the following institutions:

* the Gokula Educational Foundation (Bangalore)
* the Karnataka State Law University (Hubli)
* the University of Aveiro (Portugal)
* the University of Pardubice (Czech Republic)
* the University of Groningen (The Netherlands)

organisation(s):

India Platform UGent

location

Belgium

type (discipline):

Stakeholders' activities | Meeting / Roundtable (All disciplines)

Contacts:

Ms. Nele De Gersem
IndiaPlatform@ugent.be
phone: +32 9 264 93 70

Thu, July 12th 2012

10:00 till 23:00 Visits and meetings read more

The representatives at the Stakeholders Meeting were:

* Prof. Van Cauwenberge (Rector) from Ghent University (BE)
* Dr. Jayaram (Chairman), Dr. Guruprasad (CEO) and Dr. Shankapal from the Gokula Educational Foundation (Bangalore)
* Prof. Patil (Vice-Chancellor) from the Karnataka State Law University (Hubli)
* Prof. Assunção (Reitor) from the University of Aveiro (PT)
* Prof. Ludwig (Rektor) and Prof. Fárek (Department of Religious Studies) from the University of Pardubice (CZ)
* Mr. Verveld (Secretary General), Prof. Molenaar (University Hospital) and Mrs. Veltmaat (International Relations) from the University of Groningen
* Prof. Meeusen (Vice-Rector) from the University of Antwerp

On 12 July in the morning an official meeting took place in the Salons of the UGent Rector. The delegations were formally welcomed by the UGent Rector, and each institution presented its main foci to the other institutions. The India Platform vision was shortly explained by the India Platform director, Prof. Balu. In the afternoon a visit to the UGent Faculty of Engineering took place, including a visit to the clean rooms and to the concrete testing facilities.
A dinner was hosted by the UGent Rector in the UGent culture and convention centre "Het Pand".

Venue

Rectoraat Ghent University
Ghent
Belgium

Fri, July 13th 2012

Visits and meetings read more

A visit to the Ghent University Hospital was planned here, including meetings and discussions with the main representatives of the hospital.

Venue

Ghent University Hospital
Ghent

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