Call for participants: conference on Western Balkans

herdataThe University of Belgrade, Faculty of Political Science and the Department of Educational Research and Intermedia of the University of Oslo have issued an invitation to participate in the second open conference “European Integration in Higher Education and Research in the Western Balkans”, taking place at the Faculty of Political Sciences in Belgrade on 13 May 2013.

The conference will gather researchers and policy makers from Serbia and other countries of the Western Balkans and will focus on the current state-of-the-art with respect to data and knowledge about systems of higher education and research, data and analysis needs on the side of policy makers as well as key research topics and related theoretical and methodological approaches.

The conference is part of a 3-year project, funded by the Norwegian Research Council through its NORGLOBAL programme and is targeting the Western Balkan countries. The project seeks primarily to strengthen the basis for evidence based policy making in the area of higher education and research, by strengthening capacities for national and regional studies on higher education and research

Please note that there is no participation fee. Coffee breaks and lunches during the conference will be provided by the organizers.
Download the preliminary programme and registration form here.

For more information about the conference and the project please contact Ivana Šunderić or Martina Vukasović (, project coordinator at the University of Oslo.