CONGRESS PROGRAMME

You will find detailed information about the rooms in your conference folder.

WEDNESDAY, 18 SEPTEMBER 2019

7:00 p.m.

For all our guests who will arrive a day before the official beginning, we offer a Meet & Greet in a local brewhouse.
Meeting point: Brauhaus Sion, adress: Unter Taschenmacher 5-7, 50667 Cologne (on own expenses)

 

THURSDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2019

 9:30 a.m.

Registration

10:00 a.m.

Official Opening:
Prof. Dr. Hans Hobelsberger

11:00 a.m.

Keynote:
Ecclesiastical-international perspectives of glocalisation

Cardinal Peter K. A. Turkson

12:30 p.m.

Lunch

 1:30 p.m.

Keynote:
Strengthening local actors – Human rights practice in the United Nations
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Heiner Bielefeldt

 3:30 p.m.

Panels:
Challenges of glocalisation in the context of social work, health sciences and practical theology

Topics to choose:

 

 5:30 p.m.

Break / free time

 7:00 p.m.

 

Welcome reception:
Dinner and Rhine boat trip

Boat: MS Jan von Werth
Meeting point: Köln Altstadt Ufer, Landebrücke 5
Admission: 06:30 p.m. / Departure: 07:30 p.m. / Arrival: 10:00 p.m.

 

FRIDAY, 20 SEPTEMBER 2019

 9:00 a.m.

Free offer:

 

 9:30 a.m.

3 lectures – 3 perspectives:
University education in a glocalised world

Greeting from ministerial director Ralf Thönnissen
 

 

 12:30 p.m.

Group photo

 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

 2:00 p.m.

Panels:
Concrete tasks of higher education in a glocal world

Topics to choose:

 

 4:00 p.m.
- 6:00 p.m.

The marketplace
Exchange ideas in a pleasant atmosphere about topics relevant to higher education in an international setting.
Let's talk about studies, research, internationalisation or transfer.

 6:00 p.m.

Break / free time

 9:00 p.m.

Experience Cologne Cathedral
An exclusive evening in Cologne Cathedral with organ music

Meeting point: 08:45 p.m. in front of main entrance
(no admission possible after 9:00 p.m.)

SATURDAY, 21 SEPTEMBER 2019

 9:00 a.m.

Free offer

 

 9:30 a.m.

Closing remarks:
Prof. Dr. Hans Hobelsberger

11:00 a.m.
- 3:00 p.m.

Excursions:
Social facilities, Cologne and the Rhineland                                                                               

Time depending on the individual choice