Final Meeting of TEMPUS SUCSID in Kiev (Ukraine)

On September 21 – 25, 2015 final meeting of the TEMPUS SUCSID «Inter-universities Start-Up Centers for Students’ Innovations Development and promotion» consortium’s members was held in Kiev, Ukraine.

The meeting was dedicated to discussing the major achievements, critical moments in the project and lessons learned, the financial situation within the project and preparation for the submission of the Final Report as well as disseminating project’s results.

The meeting was attended by representatives of consortium’s universities from United Kingdom, France, Portugal, Finland, Belarus, Moldova, Universities of Ukraine: Kharkiv National University of Economics named after Simon Kuznets, Kharkiv National University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Kharkiv National University of Municipal Economy named after O.M. Beketov, Sumy State University.  Besides external experts in the field of business and education took part in the International workshop “Impact of European TEMPUS projects and lessons learned” which was conducted in the frame of SUCSID meeting. Among them:

David Parrish – leading British business consultant in the field of the creative economy;

Mycola Drobotenko – Head of the Fund for assistance Development of Talented and presentable youth;

Natalya Davydova  -  Head of OCTETIS Company,

Tetyana Kovaljuk – Scientific Secretary of National Methodical Commission in “Informatics and Computer Science” in Ukraine.

During the workshop inter-university Start-up centers presented their contribution to SUCSID within the work-packages and outputs to date, the key issues of IDP (Innovation Development Presentation and Promotion) courses piloting and the Crash Tests conducting, their activities during the project lifetime and plans for after project period.

Sufficient attention at the meeting was paid to discussing the issues of project results’ sustainability. During the meeting universities had an opportunity to talk face-to-face to external experts and to sign agreements on cooperation.

In addition, journalists of National TV Channel 5 covered the SUCSID final meeting and project major achievements in the program “Window to Europe” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jeUdZuA9UQg

The International workshop “Impact of European TEMPUS projects and lessons learned”

The International workshop “Impact of European TEMPUS projects and lessons learned”

Speech of David Parrish, British business consultant in the field of the creative economy

Speech of David Parrish, British business consultant in the field of the creative economy

SUCSID Consortium’s Members Meeting in Kiev

SUCSID Consortium’s Members Meeting in Kiev