Heads of University Management & Administration Network in Europe

Winter School Programme

Online Programme
Preceding the residential component there will be a series of webinars focusing on team building.
Sunday, 27 March 2022
14:30 – 15:00 Registration        
15:00 – 16:00 Welcome and introduction to the Winter School: leading and managing changes in strategy & policy 
            • Programme objectives
            • The Winter School Internationalisation Case
            • Teams, team-working and the case study
            • Explanation of the underlying strategy development model for the Winter School
            • Getting the most from your Winter School experience
16:00 – 17:00 Higher Education in a post-Covid World
17:00 – 18:00
18:00 – 19:50
19:50
20:00
Welcome drink
Free time for participants
Meeting in front of the hotel and short walk to restaurant
Dinner
Monday, 28 March 2022
Theme: Global Challenges for Higher Education Institutions – The Impact on Internationalisation Strategies
09:00 – 10:30 Risks and Opportunities with Internationalisation: Asking the Right Questions 
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30 Trends in Internationalisation  
12:30 – 14:30 Lunch
14:30 – 15:30 Student Engagement
15:30 – 17:00 Work on Winter School Cases session 1: Group review and preparing questions 
17:00 – 19:30
19:30
20:00
22:30
Free time for participants
Bus transfer to restaurant (from hotel)
Dinner
Bus transfer to the hotel
Tuesday, 29 March 2022
Theme: The Winter School Internationalisation Cases

09:00 – 09:30

The Process of Shaping and Implementing an Internationalisation Strategy: The Case of the University#1

09:30 – 10:00

The Process of Shaping and Implementing an Internationalisation Strategy: The Case of University #2
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 – 11:30 Panel Conversation with the two case speakers
11:30 – 13:00 Work on Winter School Cases session 2: Group review, analysis, SWOT    
13:00 – 14:15 Lunch
14:15 – 16:15 Work on Winter School Cases session 2: Group review, analysis, SWOT (continued)  
16:15 – 18:30
18:30 – 20:20
20:20
20:30
Sightseeing
Free time for participants
Meeting in front of the hotel and short walk to restaurant
Dinner
Wednesday, 30 March 2022
Theme: Strategic Financial Management
09:00 – 10:30 Academic Strategy, Financial Strategy and Financial Management
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30 Academic Strategy, Financial Strategy and Financial Management (continued) 
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 Building International Brand and Reputation
15:30 – 17:00 Work on Winter School Cases session 3: The development plan 
19:00 Working dinner in the hotel
Thursday, 31 March 2022
Theme: Strategising to achieve local…and national…and international impact
09:00 – 11:00 Understanding and measuring international impact
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Work on Winter School Cases session 4: Finalising and submitting reports (16:00)   
13:00 – 14:00 Working lunch
14:00 – 16:00 Work on Winter School Cases session 4: (continued) 
16:00 – 20:00
20:00
20:30
22:45
Free time for participants
Bus transfer to restaurant (from the hotel)
Dinner
Bus transfer to the hotel
Friday, 1 April 2022
09:00 – 09:40 Parallel Sessions (part1): Teams present their work and receive feedback from the HUMANE Winter School Panel
09:00 – 10:00 Coffee break
10:00 – 10:40 Parallel Sessions (part II): Teams present their work and receive feedback from the HUMANE Winter School Panel (as above)  
10:40 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 12:00 Plenary Session Feedback   
HUMANE Winter School Panel (as above)
12:00 – 12:30 Closing Plenary Session 
12:30 – 14:00 Closing lunch at the School

Note: the programme is subject to marginal change.

Important information:

HUMANE and the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Management fully intend to deliver the Winter School in Barcelona. If however, public health restrictions associated with the Covid-19 pandemic require it to be postponed, participants will be notified with as much notice as possible.

Neither HUMANE nor the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Management are liable for any losses, accidents or damage to persons or objects during the Winter School in Barcelona. Participants attending the Winter School in Barcelona do so at their own risk and responsibility.