Free IAU webinar the Future of Higher Education
The Future of Value-based Higher Education – the Future of Academic Freedom
IAU - CHEA/CIQG Joint Webinar
Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Time: 8:00 am ET – 9:30 am ET / 14:00 - 15:30 CEST 
>> Theme:
Academic freedom has emerged as an issue of profound importance during the past few years, especially as we have seen changes in governments around the world. It is receiving even more attention now, given the Covid-19 pandemic and the current social unrest around race and equity.
The Webinar will debate the contours of academic freedom both as it relates to institutions and quality assurance: What rights and obligations are attached to it from a European, Latin American and Scholars at risk perspectives, and how these concepts are being challenged today?
>> Speakers:
  • Robert Quinn, Scholars at Risk
  • Marcelo Knobel, Rector, University of Campinas, Brazil
  • Sjur Bergen, Head of Education Department, Council of Europe
The webinar is free of charge but space is limited so, sign up now!
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