The Workshop on university-industry links was carried out at Nanjing NUAA on March 26-29, 2018. After the project Kick-off meeting, which took place in Siena (Italy), on February 1-2. Meeting agendas and presentations could be found here.
The Workshop on university-industry links was the first main event of JEUL project gathering all JEUL partners and relevant stakeholders. Workshop on University – Enterprise Links was organized by NUAA, in China, where all project partners together with enterprise representatives shared their experience and approaches in working together to enhance teaching and learning methods, upgrade the curricula in line with the needs of enterprises. During the workshops Memorandums of Understanding between universities and enterprises were signed. Regional News showcased in prime time for two days in a row with an average audience of 20 Million viewers.
The event consisted in delivery of presentations from the EU partners, which enabled to share their experience of university-private sector collaboration. The Chinese and Vietnamese partners presented how it is currently carried out the collaboration with enterprises and how students carry out internships in companies.
At the event, partners and stakeholders brainstormed on tools and means to strengthen the university-industry links and agreed on specific timeline and future activities to achieve WP1 goals (establish links with industry) and JEUL project (develop university enterprises collaboration in in order to enhance teaching and learning, upgrade the curricula in line with the needs of enterprises).