INESC Brussels HUB Winter Meeting | JAN 25-26, 2024, in Porto

INESC Brussels HUB Winter Meeting | JAN 25-26, 2024, in Porto

The INESC Winter Meeting, organized in collaboration with INESC Holding, is scheduled for January 25th and 26th, 2024, and it will be held in the city of Porto.

On January 25th, the primary goal is to bring together individuals from all five INESC institutes, fostering an environment that encourages networking, forging new connections, and collectively engaging in a forward-thinking exercise regarding the future of our research fields and the positioning of the INESC group within the European landscape.

There will be a welcome lunch, followed by an afternoon dedicated to collaboration, openness, and curiosity. The event will have a participatory approach, and will be guided by Dirk Stockmans, a highly experienced facilitator who has worked for the European Commission for the last 30 years.

Furthermore, all INESC researchers are invited to submit proposals for e-posters to be displayed at the Winter Meeting. Deadline for submissions is December 10 and more information is available here.

On January 26th, a senior administration and management committee will be held. Participants will be selected by each institute administration by invitation only.

If you would to take part on the 25th of January, please register here by November 30th. 

The INESC Brussels HUB website will soon share more information about the venue and uptaded agenda.

Preliminary agenda

Thursday 25th January 2024 
For the INESC community – from junior research positions to management and administration roles
12:00 Welcome Lunch
13:30 Introductory session
14:00 Collective storytelling harvesting – Success stories from other institutions
16:00 Building future stories – What is the success story you will be telling in 2030?
18:00 End of the meeting and start of the social activities
20:00 Buffet dinner
Friday 26th January 2024 
For administrations and other senior positions only
9:00 Introduction
9:30 Discussion: Positioning INESC in Europe and defining top priorities – What role does INESC want to play in Europe?
10.30 Discussion: Concrete proposals for joint action
11.45 Wrap-up and closure
12:00 Visit to INESC TEC labs

The event is finished.


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