Day 1: Feb 4th 13.00-17.00
Keynote talks by three key experts in this field to be introduced by the Vice President for undergraduate education. This event is open to participants inside and outside of Chalmers.
13:00-13:15: Welcome by Anna Karlsson-Bengtsson, Vice president of education and lifelong learning, Chalmers
13:15-14:15: Interaction and integration in multicultural classes, Helen Spencer-Oatey, University of Warwick
14:45-15:45: Developing intercultural communicative competence in engineering programs, Jan Van Maele, KU Leuven
15:45-16:30: A Swedish view on internationalization of the curriculum – experiences from SLU and KI, Natalie Jellinek (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU / Karolinska Institutet)
16:30-17:00: Panel discussion
LOCATION: Virtual Development Laboratory, Mechanical engineering building, Chalmers tvärgata 4C, Johanneberg campus,
Day 2: Feb 5th 10.00 – 13.00
A workshop facilitated by Helen Spencer-Oatey and Jan Van Maele: a chance to engage actively in discussions on integration, internationalization and intercultural communication for those working with these areas. The workshop will focus on the participants’ questions in this area. This event is only for Chalmers staff.
10:00-13:00: Workshop including lunch
LOCATION: Kuggen floor 4, Lindholmen campus