National conferences

Caribbean Education for Sustainable Urban Development

A plenary session and workshop on Citylab experiences will be organized in the 5 Caribbean partner countries. These conferences aim to share insights and experiences on innovative learning methods in Caribbean higher education focusing on Sustainable (Urban) Development.

Trinidad and Tobago

The University of Trinidad and Tobago will host a national conference together with the University of the West Indies on October 2. 

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Guyana

The University of Guyana will organize an online national workshop together with Government Technical Institute on October 2. 

You can discover their agenda by clicking on the image below:

Link to Join Zoom Meeting 

Surinam

Anton de Kom University will organize a national workshop together with Polytechnic College Surinam on September 29. 

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Dominican Republic

Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra  will host a national event together with Universidad Iberoamericana on October 2.

You can discover their agenda by clicking on the image below:

Please use this Zoom link if you want to attend the online plenary sessions of this national event

Jamaica

The University of Technology, Jamaica will host a national event together with Caribbean Maritime University on October 2.

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Italy

Politecnico di Torino will organize an online workshop on October 2.

Download the full invitation here  

Belgium

PBL LAB 

Universiteit Antwerpen and Vrije Universiteit Brussel are organizing a Problem Based Learning Lab to share the results of the Citylab CAR project with colleagues and start a discussion on how Problem Based Learning can be better integrated in curricula at our universities.

Programme:

  • PBL: What and why? - Koen De Pryck (VUB)
  • Citylab project: approach and results - Tom Coppens (UA)
  • Discussion on what PBL has to offer for your teaching?