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Invitation to the 10th GCHERA Conference

 

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Conference Flyer

 

 

We are delighted to invite you to the 10th GCHERA Conference "Leadership for the Sustainable Development of Agricultural and Life Science Universities", to be held from 24th to 26th of April 2019 at the University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine (USAMV) in București, Romania. This Conference will celebrate the 20th anniversary of GCHERA.

The Conference will support the leaders of agricultural and life science universities to develop their university’s strategic engagement in education, research, innovation and outreach to address the global challenges for sustainable development. The Conference will take the opportunity of a global meeting of university leaders to compare and contrast our understanding of the challenges, and evaluate approaches and developments from across the globe. See the outline programme.

The Conference will provide outcomes for action oriented leadership for change management in agricultural and life science universities to address the challenges encompassed by the Sustainable Development Goals. The delegates will be challenged to review the aims of existing international partnerships and to develop new partnerships in support of meeting the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

The Conference Executive Committee invites those who are responsible for strategic decision making in Universities /Faculties of Agricultural and Life Sciences - Rectors, Vice Rectors and Deans, and persons of equivalent status in their university, college, school or faculty to participate in the Conference.

See the Call for Abstracts, submit an abstract to gchera2019@usamv.ro by 2 January 2019.

 

Sorin Mihai CÎMPEANU
Rector of the University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest (USAMV)
President of Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)
Chair of the 10th GCHERA Conference Executive Committee

Ylva HILLBUR
Vice President of GCHERA
Pro Vice-chancellor for International Relations, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)
Chair of the 10th GCHERA Conference International Advisory Committee

Florin STĂNICĂ
Vice Rector for International Relations at USAMV
Chair of the 10th GCHERA Conference Local Organizing Committee