2024 Arqus Annual Conference

2-4 July 20242024

Type: Arqus European University Alliance

Open to: Academics & researchers, Admin. Staff, External Stakeholders, General public, PhD Students, Students, Teachers

The University of Minho hosts the 4th Arqus Annual Conference under the title “Connecting universities, addressing challenges”

We are delighted to share that the 2024 Annual Conference will take place from 2nd to 4th July at the University of Minho, in Braga, Portugal. This year’s theme, “Connecting universities, addressing challenges”, aims to promote dialogue and collaboration within the Arqus community, focusing on the key challenges in the areas of education, research and innovation and societal engagement.

The conference is integrated as part of the University of Minho’s 50th-anniversary celebrations and aims to advance the Alliance’s education, research and societal engagement initiatives while strengthening the bonds between its member universities. In addition, this major event will provide a platform for identifying synergies and innovative approaches to common challenges, supporting shared goals within the Arqus community.

The 2024 Arqus Annual Conference will include a mix of open plenary sessions, internal parallel meetings and networking opportunities, fostering meaningful discussions and collaborations among participants, including university leadership, students and staff from all partner universities, as well as the Arqus International Advisory Board (IAB) members, colleagues from other Alliances and experts in different fields.

During the Conference, the Arqus Awards ceremony will also take place.

Before the official start of the Conference, a Rectors’ Retreat will take place in Guimarães, where the Arqus Governing Principles and Provisions will be formally signed.

All plenary sessions, the Arqus Teaching Excellence Award ceremony and the closing session will be streamed live on the Arqus YouTube channel.

Venue


The Conference will take place on Campus de Gualtar, Braga.

GPS: 41.561124042058225, -8.395845110281668

Map of Campus de Gualtar

2024 Annual Conference UMinho Welcome Book

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2024 Arqus Annual Conference full programme

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More information about the plenary sessions will be provided very soon.

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