International Mentoring Foundation for the Advancement of Higher Education

IV International Conference IMFAHE - Valladolid 2018

 

IV INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IMFAHE-UNIVERSIDAD DE VALLADOLID

 

 

“International Innovation Camp:

Catalyzing innovation through international collaborations¨

 

 

Faculty of Law. University of Valladolid, Valladolid. Spain

July 2nd, 2018

 

 

 

Agenda of the international conference

Faculty of Law. University of Valladolid, Valladolid. Spain

July 2nd, 2018

 

9:00 Registration.

 

9:15 Introduction (Session in English-Spanish).

  • Daniel Miguel San José. Rector. University of Valladolid.
  • TBA. Local Government Representative.
  • José Ramón González. Vice-Rector for Internationalization and Cooperation. University of Valladolid.
  • Zafira Castaño. President/Co-Founder. IMFAHE Foundation (Annual report on the IMP/IMFAHE program).
  • Pablo Martín González, Director SEPIE, Spanish Minister of Education, Culture and Sport.
  • Alberto López, Executive Director, Fulbright-Spain Commission
  • TBC, European Center for Evidence-Based Mentoring (ECEB-Mentoring)

 

9:45 Keynote Speaker. The Relevance of Mentoring - Lessons Learned from the USA (Session in English)

  • Jesús Páez, MD/PhD. Senior Scientist at AbbVie, Boston, USA.

 

10:30 - Coffee break & Speed Mentoring (Session in Spanish).

Receive insight on the everyday lifestyles of professionals within diverse career paths.

 

11:15 IMFAHE´s Nodal Award Pilot Project Program 2018, Special ¨Shark Tank¨ Edition

10-15 minutes presentations of IMFAHE´s Nodal Award finalist projects.

 

12:30 SESSION 1: Innovation and Universities. Innovative Methods at Spanish Universities, to Promote Entrepreneur Spirit (Session in English).

TBA: Representatives from different Spanish universities, presenting the innovation programs and the best practices in their universities

Moderator: Joaquín López Herráiz, PhD, Co-Director IMP-Engineering.

 

13:30 Lunch and Testimony Screenings.

Cafetería, location TBA.

 

15:15 Oral Poster presentation and Best Poster´s Award

3 minutes presentation & 1 slide, of posters selected for oral presentations.

 

16:30 New Initiatives for Attracting Talent in Spain (Session in Spanish).

  • TBA. Fomento San Sebastián.
  • Rubén Martínez García. Director desarrollo organizativo. Asti.
  • TBA. Ayuntamiento de Valladolid.
  • TBA. GMV
  • TBA. ComFuturo/CSIC
  • TBA. ES Global

 

Moderator:  Maria Soriano. Co-Founder/Director IMFAHE Foundation.

 

17:30 Presentation of Awardees from IMFAHE´s Nodal Award Pilot Project Program 2018, Special ¨Shark Tank¨ Edition.

 

18:00 Fellowships distribution to IMFAHE Excellent Fellowship Awardees (Session in Spanish).

 

18:15 Final Remarks: The Present and Future of International Education and Mentoring (Session in English).

  • José Ramón González. Vice-Rector for Internationalization and Cooperation. University of Valladolid.
  • Zafira Castaño. President/Co-Founder. IMFAHE Foundation.

 

20:00-22:30 Cocktail: Jardines del Palacio de Santa Cruz.

 

Special Event on Tuesday July 3rd 2018

 

  • 10:00  IMFAHE´s Workshops:
  • Professional Development Workshops

Develop your own brand by Marta Travieso

Improve your communication skills by Jesús Páez

  • 12:00 Visita al centro Bioforge de la Universidad de Valladolid