International Mentoring Foundation for the Advancement of Higher Education

III ENCUENTRO INTERNACIONAL IMP - Valencia 2017

III INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IMFAHE-UNIVERSITAT DE VALÈNCIA

“CONNECTING EMIGRATED TALENT TO UNIVERSITIES, BUSINESSES AND GOVERNMENTS: A NEW SOCIO-ECONOMIC MODEL BASED ON EDUCATION”

 

Agenda of the international conference

 
8:15 Registration.
 
  • Esteban Morcillo Sánchez. Rector. Universitat de València.
  • TBA. Local Government Representative.
  • Guillermo Palao Moreno. Vice-Rector for Internationalization and Cooperation. Universitat de València.  Juan Manuel Cendoya. Vicepresident Banco Santander España.
  • Zafira Castaño. President/Co-Founder. IMFAHE Foundation (Annual report on the IMP/IMFAHE program).
 
  • Joanne Kamens. Executive Director. Addgene. Boston. USA.
 
  • Marina del Corral Téllez. General Secretary of Immigration and Emigration from the Spanish Government of Employment and Social Security.
  • Emiliya Hubavenska. Policy, Communications and Social Media. European Comission. DG Connect.
  • Ryan Matheny. United States Embassy´s Assistant Cultural Affairs Officer. U.S. Embassy in Spain.
  • Isabel Durán. Representative from CRUE (Association of Rectors from Spanish Universities) -Internationalization and Cooperation- and Vice-Rector for International Affairs and Cooperation. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
  • Maria Soriano. Co-Founder/Co-Director. IMFAHE Foundation.
  • Moderator: Guillermo Palao Moreno. Vice-Rector for Internationalization and Cooperation. Universitat de València.
 
11:15 - Coffee break.
 
  • Javier Mendoza. General coordinator. IMP-Business/Entrepreneurship.
  • Sandra Jurado. Assistant Professor. School of Medicine. University of Maryland. Baltimore. USA. Mentor IMP-Biomedicine.
  • María del Carmen Ocaña Farfán. PhD student. Universidad de Málaga. Mentee IMP- Biomedicine.
  • Carlos Navarrete Benlloch. Senior Scientist. Max-Planck Institute for the Science of Light. Erlangen. Germany. Mentor IMP-Engineering.
  • Paula López. Undergraduate student. Universidad de Oviedo. Mentee IMP-Engineering.
  • Borja Santos. MPA/ID. Harvard Kennedy School. Boston. USA. Mentor IMP-Business/Entrepreneurship.
  • Sara Pinillos Franco. PhD student. Universidad de Valladolid. Mentee IMP- Business/Entrepreneurship.
  • Moderators: Rosa Bretón, Co-Director IMP Biomedicine and Joaquín López, Co-Director IMP Engineering.
 
  • José Ramón González. Vice-Rector for Internationalization. Universidad de Valladolid.
  • David García López. Vice-Rector for Research and International Affairs. Universidad Europea Miguel de Cervantes.
  • Javier Orozco Messana. Director of International Affairs Office. Universitat Politècnica de Valencia.
  • Ignacio Lizasoain. Vice-Rector of Scientific Policy, Research and Doctorate. Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Campus de Excelencia Moncloa).
  • Carmen Vargas. Vice-Rector for Internationalization. Universidad de Sevilla (Campus de Excelencia Andalucía TECH).
  • Julián Fiérrez. Vice dean for External Relationships. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
  • María José Álvarez Faedo. Director of International Affairs for North America and the rest of the world. Universidad de Oviedo.
  • Moderator: Isabel Durán. Representative from CRUE (Association of Rectors from Spanish Universities) -Internationalization and Cooperation- and Vice-Rector for International Affairs and Cooperation. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
 
13:45 Lunch and Testimony Screenings.
Cafetería Rectorado.
 
 15:30 New Initiatives for Attracting Talent in Spain (Session in Spanish).
  • Euken Sesé Sarasti. Gerente de Fomento San Sebastián.
  • Rubén Martínez García. Director desarrollo organizativo. Asti.
  • Joaquín López-Herráiz. Co-Director IMFAHE/IMP Engineering.
  • Moderator: Zafira Castano. Co-Founder/President IMFAHE Foundation.
 
16:30 Speed Mentoring (Session in Spanish).
Receive insight on the everyday lifestyles of professionals within diverse career paths.
 
 17:30 Integrating novelty and creativity into your work (Session in Spanish).
  • Arantxa Carballés. Seisques.
 
 
 18:15 Fellowships distribution to IMFAHE Excellent Fellowship Awardees (Session in Spanish).
 
 18:30 Final Remarks: The Present and Future of International Education and Mentoring (Session in English).
  • Guillermo Palao Moreno. Vice-Rector for Internationalization and Cooperation. Universitat de València.
  • Zafira Castaño. President/Co-Founder. IMFAHE Foundation.
 
20:30 Cocktail: Jardín Botánico. Universitat de València. Calle de Quart, 80.