EWORA6thCONFERENCE

Program

"Responding to Evolving Challenges: Best Practices for Women Leadership in Academia"

MONDAY, MAY 13, 2019    
Venue:
  Niagara Building, Malmö University, Sweden 

Meeting Room: NI:B0E07

MC: Hilal Tekmen

 08:00-09:00 

Registration

 09:00-09:50

EWORA - WELCOME
Film Screening (Lisbon Meeting, 2018) 
Gulsun Saglamer, President, EWORA & Former Rector, Istanbul Technical University 
Kerstin Tham, Vice Chancellor, Malmö University 
Virginija Langbakk, Director, EIGE
Liu Jinan, President, World Women University Presidents Forum 

09:50- 10:40

Opening Session 
Chair: Christina Ullenius, Former Rector, Karlstad University 

Sarah Springman, Rector, ETH Zurich 
Arne Flåoyen, Director, NordForsk 

 10:40-11:40

Plenary Session I 
Chair:  Krista Varantola, Vice President, EWORA&Former Rector, University of Tampere  

Rianne Letschert, Rector Magnificus, Maastrich University
Prof. Beate A. SCHÜCKING, Rector, University of Leipzig
Esra Gençtürk, Rector, Ozyegin University 

  11:40-12:00

Coffee Break 

  12:00-13:00

Plenary Session II 
Chair:  Carmen Fenoll, Former Vice Rector, University of Castilla-La Mancha

Prof. Isabel Capeloa Gil, Rector, Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Sylvia Schwaag-Serger, Pro Vice-chancellor, Lund University
Lucyna Wozniak, Vice Rector, Medical University of Lodz

  13:00- 14:00

Lunch 

  14:00-14:15

Group Photograph 



  14:15- 15:30

Plenary Session III
Chair: Ursula Nelles, Former Rector, University of Munster
Sijbolt Noorda, President, Magna Charta Observatory
Claudine Hermann, President, EPWS
Marcela Linkova, Chair, ERAC SWG GRI (Former Helsinki Group) 
Zou Xiaoqiao, Vice President, Women Leadership Academy, China

  15:30 - 17:30

3 Parallel Interactive Sessions 
Please click here for more information on these sessions. 

Moderators:

"Is Academic Leadership all about Implementing Neoliberalism? Can Women Make a Difference?"  Louise Morley, Professor of Education, University of Sussex
Room: NI:B0308

“How leaders build ownership of gender equality inside the university?”
Liisa Husu, Professor of Gender Studies, Örebro University
Room: NI:A0306

“Living Values Project, the Magna Charta Observatory”
Sijbolt Noorda, President, Magna Charta Observatory
Room: NI:A0311

17:30 - 18:30

EWORA Honorary Award 2019

19:00 - 22:00 

Gala Dinner hosted by the City of Malmö
Venue: City of Malmö - Old Town Hall “Rådhuset” 

TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2019  
Venue: 
Niagara Building, Malmö University, Sweden   

Meeting Room: NI:B0E07



  09:00-10:00

Plenary Session IV 
Chair: Sondan Durukanoğlu Feyiz, Rector, Kadir Has University  

Andrea Nolan, Edinburgh Napier University
Cecilia Christersson, Pro Vice Chancellor, Malmö University
Fatima Marinho, Former Vice Rector, University of Porto

  10:00 - 10:30

Coffee Break

  10:30 - 11:45

Roundtable Session I: Research on Gender in Academia 
Chair: Mine G. Tan, Professor Emeritus of Sociology, Ankara University 

Eileen Drew, Coordinator, SAGE
Mathias Wullum Nielsen, Assistant Professor, Aarhus University
Anke Lipinsky, Senior Researcher, GESIS
Jeff Hearn, Professor of Gender Studies, Örebro University 

 11:45- 12:45 

Roundtable Session II: Outcomes from Interactive Sessions
Chair: Fanny M. Cheung, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong 

Louise Morley, Professor of Education, University of Sussex
Liisa Husu, Professor of Gender Studies, Örebro University
Sijbolt Noorda, President, Magna Charta Observatory

 12:45 – 13:30 

CONCLUSIONS
Chair: Gulsun Saglamer, President, EWORA & Former Rector, Istanbul Technical University 
EWORA BoD Members: 

Christina Ullenius, Former Rector, Karlstad University 
Krista Varantola, Vice President, EWORA & Former Rector, University of Tampere 
Kristin Ingólfsdóttir,  Former Rector, University of Iceland 
Ursula Nelles, Former Rector, University of Münster 
Carmen Fenoll, Former Vice Rector, University of Castilla-La Mancha

13:30 –14:30     

Lunch 

15:00 – 17:00

EWORA 3rd General Assembly (for EWORA members) 
Room: NI:A0306

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