EU Ambassador in Ukraine Mr. Hugues MINGARELLI visited S. Kuznets KhNUE

On 13 December  2016 EU Ambassador to Ukraine Mr. Hugues Mingarelli has visited to Kharkiv Region and S. Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics.

The rector of S. Kuznets KhNUE Doctor of Economics Professor Vladimir Ponomarenko told about projects supported by the EU and about  activities of the EU Information Centre at the University, shared plans for projects and initiatives of the cooperation with European Universities and companies.

The delegation attended the Start-up Center «First Capital», which was opened during the project Tempus SUCSID.

The participants of the S. Kuznets KhNUE project team told about the SUCSID project goals and objectives as well as the achieved results. Special attention was paid to the sustainability of the project, which SUCSID demonstrates for 1.5 years after completion. For example, summer and winter school of entrepreneurship are held for pupils and students in Start-up Center «First Capital», what has become a good tradition.

The member of the Ukraine National Team of higher education reforms experts Professor Iryna Zolotaryova who was the moderator of the round table presented projects implemented by the program Erasmus +  and Horizon 2020 in S. Kuznets KhNUE and also in other Universities and Research Institutions in Kharkiv.

Mr. Hugues Mingarelli highly appreciated international activity S. Kuznets KhNUE and the Kharkiv region in general.