Inclusion Seminar Programme


Designing higher education policies through inclusion narratives

This seminar is open to registered participants only.
Registrations closed on 8 June 2022.

Experiences of Inclusion

09:30    Welcome words

  • Luciana Radut-Gaghi, Vice president, CY Cergy Paris University, France

09:45    Overview of the work done by EUTOPIA on Inclusion during the pilot phase of the European Universities Initiative

  • Catherine Gillo-Nilsson, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Petra Videmšek, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

10:15    Expertise by Experience

  • Mariam Ouarti, student at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

10:45    Coffee break

11:00    The experience of integration

  • Pierre Kompany, Major of  Ganshoren, PhD Honoris Causa from Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

11:30    Why is Inclusion an essential European value?

  • Marie-Pierre Vedrenne, Member of the European Parliament, France

12:00    General conversation 

13:00    Lunch break


Inclusion in the European Alliances

14:30    EUTOPIA M.O.R.E. – Doing inclusion in Eutopia

  • Karen Celis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

15:00    Bridging the gap: Inclusion and Higher Education in Global 2030 Agenda. The role of European University Initiatives across Europe and beyond

  • Ágnes Sarolta Fazekas, CHARM-EU alliance, ELTE Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary

15:30    Closing the mobility gap: some examples of EPICUR actions for a qualitative and inclusive education

  • Alison Garnier-Rivers, University of Strasbourg, France

16:00    From local to global: reflections and evolutions about Inclusion in the CIVIS alliance

  • Marie Wittamer, Aix-Marseille University, France

16:30    General conversation

17:15    Closing words

  • Magali Jaouen, Vice-president, CY Cergy Paris University, France