A (new) Geopolitics of Knowledge?

Innovation, science and education reshaping individuals, society and the economy.

Agenda

Thursday, July 11, 2019

09:30

Arrival, Registration and Coffee

10:00

Welcome Greetings by the Vice-Rector of Research, University of Münster, Prof. Dr. Karin Stoll 

Opening Remarks
Marcelo Parreira do Amaral, S. Karin Amos & Marvin Erfurth

10:30

Panel 1

Chair
Sigrid Hartong, Helmut Schmidt-University Hamburg

Panelists

Marcelo Parreira do Amaral, University of Münster
Science and Education between economic and pluriversal imaginaries. A (New) Geopolitics of Knowledge?

S. Karin Amos, University of Tübingen
World making: contested concepts and their implications for education and science

Xavier Rambla, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
The European Union Education Discourse. Between ‘Innovation Union’ and the ‘Skills Agenda’ 

Discussant
N.N.

12:00

Lunch Break

13:30

Panel 2

Chair
S. Karin Amos, University of Tübingen

Panelists

Justin Powell, University of Luxembourg
Competition and Collaboration in Higher Education and Science: The Case of Educational Research Governance

Pepka Boyadjieva, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
(Un)avoidable clash: Higher education at the altar of its mission or rankings

Eva Hartmann, University of Cambridge
Education diplomacy in the age of Global Britain

Marvin Erfurth, University of Münster
Competing over Connectivity and Power. Investigating Education Hubs as Contemporary Geopolitical Formations 

Discussant
N.N.

15:30

Coffee Break

16:00

Keynote Presentation by Prof. Dr. Sami Moisio, University of Helsinki
In what sense a geopolitical knowledge-based economy?

Chair
Prof. Dr. Marcelo Parreira do Amaral, University of Münster

17:00

End

Friday, July 12, 2019

09:00 

Arrival and Coffee

09:30

Welcome Greetings and Opening Remarks by S. Karin Amos, University of Tübingen

10:00

Panel 3

Chair
Denise Klinge, Bundesweh University Munich

Panelists

Christiane Thompson, University of Frankfurt
The Performativity of Digitization. Universities and Higher Education between Innovation and Marketing

Filip Vostal, The Czech Academy of Sciences
The coming of the venture academic

Euan Auld, The Education University of Hong Kong
Adaptive Futures: AIEd and the automation of the education research imaginary

Mike Zapp, University of Luxembourg & Francisco O. Ramirez, Stanford University
Organizational actorhood and integration in global higher education 

Discussant
Sigrid Hartong, Helmut Schmidt-University Hamburg

12:30

Closing Session
Marcelo Parreira do Amaral & S. Karin Amos

13:00

Lunch and Departure