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DDRN Public seminar: South-North research cooperation at AAU CPH

Registration is free and the event is open for everyone.


23.05.2019 kl. 15.00 - 18.00


DDRN Public seminar:

South-North research cooperation at AAU CPH


15.00-15.05     Welcome by Reza Tadayoni, Assoc. Prof., Communication, Media and Information technologies (CMI), AAU

15.05-15.10     Welcome by Arne Wangel, Editor in Chief, DDRN: Rationale and key issues in the DDRN research communication project

15.10-15.40     Lone Dirckinck -Holmfeld, Prof., Department of Communication & Psychology:

Experiences from The Building Stronger Universities Programme (BSU III) with Gulu University, Uganda, and from Problem Based Learning (PBL) activities in Central America and Bangladesh                        

15.40-16.10     Key note: Idongesit Williams, Post Doc, Communication, Media and Information technologies (CMI), AAU

16.10-16.40     Knud Erik Skouby. Professor, Communication, Media and Information technologies (CMI): The long-term record of cooperation with Ghana on development of telecommunication

16.40-16.50     Break with refreshments

16.50-17.20     Vibeke Andersson, Assoc. Prof. & Helene Balslev Clausen, Assoc. Prof., Department of Culture and Global Studies: Using PBL in sustainable development projects in Mexico. Methods and insights.

17.20-17.55     Panel discussion:

Challenges in South-North research cooperation

Mutual South-North learning?
Do we need a tracer study and what should be the focus?

Brief introduction by each panellist: Reza Tadayoni, Lone Dirckinck -Holmfeld, Idongesit Williams, Knud Erik Skouby, and Vibeke Andersson, followed by comments and questions from the audience

17.55-18.00     Closing remarks by Morten Falch, Assoc. Prof., CMI


Free of charge


CMI, Department of Electronic Systems and DDRN (Danish Development Research Network)


AAU CPH, A.C. Meyers Vænge 15, 2450 København SV. Room: Ground floor, Guest Canteen (in the lobby, canteen section to the right)

Registration Deadline

21.05.2019 kl. 12.00

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