On 7 March 2018 members of Forskerforbundet, the largest trades union in Norway which brings together researchers and other employees of universities and higher education institutions, paid a visit to the University of Gdańsk.
On 31 January 2018, the Rector of the University of Gdańsk, Dr hab. Jerzy Piotr Gwizdała, associate professor, and the Rector of Yogyakarta State University, Prof. Dr Sutrisna Wibawa, M.Pd., signed a bilateral cooperation agreement.
The exchange with Indonesia, an innovation leader in the region, will concern visiting professors, researchers, trainees and students. Cooperation will involve interdisciplinary research projects and, most importantly, an exchange of good practice in the field of tertiary education, based on innovative pedagogy.
Two Pomeranian universities, the University of Gdańsk and the Medical University of Gdańsk, have signed a letter of intent with regard to scientific cooperation and a consolidation of activities aimed at a federation or full integration. The letter was signed by the university rectors Prof. Jerzy Gwizdała, of the University of Gdańsk, and Prof. Marcin Gruchała of the Medical University of Gdańsk.
On 2 November 2017 the University of Sheffield in the UK hosted the Global Opportunities & Exchanges Fair with the aim of promoting universities from across Europe. Poland was represented by Patryk Wawrzkiewicz, a student at the University of Gdańsk’s Faculty of Law and Administration, currently on exchange in Sheffield as part of the Erasmus+ programme.
During the conference Social Responsibility of Science – challenges for academic and business environment co-organized by the Polish Ministry of Economic Development and Ministry of Science and Higher Education on 16th November 2017 in Warsaw, rectors of the Polish universities are going to sign a Declaration of Social Responsibility. On behalf of the University of Gdańsk the document will be signed by Prof. Krzysztof Bielawski Vice-Rector for Development.
On 26 September 2017 the University of Gdańsk hosted delegations from the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv and the Lviv Polytechnic National University. The visit was aimed at presenting proposals for joint research projects and options for cooperation in education.
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