Baltic University Programme
4th PhD Students Training
28 Nov - 2 Dec 2016
PhD students from universities which are part of the the BUP network are invited to apply for participation. Participation is free of charges, and free accommodation and lodging is provided from Monday (28th Nov) to Friday (2nd Dec).
The programme is for students who completed at least the first year of PhD studies
BUP PhD students training application form, se below
Preliminary PhD thesis presentation in ppt (15 slides)
One page summary of the PhD thesis (title, affiliation, name of supervisor, description of the work)
List of scientific achievements (papers, patents, participation in scientific conferences, courses, trainings, etc.), CV
Written supervisor’s recommendation
Applications should be sent to the BUP Associated Centre in Germany: Nicole Krause
and Victoria Omeche
no later than 15th of September 2016. The sooner you register, the better.
Please see also the preliminary program:
In the BUP Newsletter no. 47
, June 2016 you may read about:
by Lars Rydén, Director of the Baltic University Programme
European Maritime Day 2016
by Christian Andersson, Baltic University Programme
National Ecosystem Service Indicators: Measures of Social–ecological Sustainability
by Laura Mononen, Finnish Environment Institute & University of Eastern Finland Joensuu, Finland
Dzineta Dimante - New Director of the BUP Centre for Latvia
and much more...
During the European Maritime Day (EMD) in Turku BUP Finland organised a workshop. The workshop "Capacity Development in Maritime Spatial Planning
" drew some 80 participants. The introductory lecture was held by Prof. Jacek Zaucha, Maritime Institute in Gdansk and followed by lively group discussions with many active participants.
The conclusions of the group discussions were compiled by Paula Lindroos with the help of the group reporters. You may download the conclusions here
. Please see also some photos from the event on this link
Some of the student participants in the meeting sailed from Szczecin with the training and research vessel Nawigator XXI of the Maritime University of Szczecin, a BUP member university. In total the EMD had more than 1,200 participants.
1st Swedish International Global Action Programme on ESD Conference
9th Biennial Meeting of the International Network of Teacher Education Institutions associated with the UNESCO Chair on Reorienting Teacher Education to Address Sustainability
21 – 24 August 2016
Campus Gotland, Visby, Sweden
Hosted by SWEDESD, Campus Gotland, in collaboration with Learning Teacher Network (LTN) and Swedish National Commission for UNESCO.
There is a limited number of seats. Deadline for registration is 30th June 2016. Please register here
European Maritime Day
is the annual meeting point for Europe’s maritime community to network, discuss, and forge joint action. Its 9th edition will take place in Turku, Finland with a conference on 18-19 May 2016 and an attractive lineup of activities for the general public on 20-22 May 2016.
The aim of the workshop is to produce a set of recommendations for a future oriented MSP-education, with the regional or sea basin aspects, the core contents of MSP education, the cross-border/international nature of it and the organization including cooperation, format and level.
The speakers include Professor Jacek Zaucha, Maritime Institute in Gdansk and Department of Economics, University of Gdansk, Poland.