Author Archives: jeanetteverstappen

ESSENCE selected as ‘success story’ by European Commission

The ESSENCE project, that was finished in August 2017, has been selected as a ‘success story’ by the European Commission. Success stories are finalised projects that have distinguished themselves by their impact, contribution to policy-making, innovative results and/or creative approach and can be a source of inspiration for others. The European Commission uses these success stories … Continued

It’s all about impact – CARPE conferentie in Hamburg

Hoe kunnen we samen toegevoegde waarde creëren met praktijkgericht-onderzoek en impact hebben? En hoe draagt dit bij aan de kwaliteit van samenleven in de (groot)stedelijke omgeving? Dat waren de centrale vragen bij de vierde CARPE conferentie die van 15 tot en met 17 november plaatsvond in Hamburg. Bijna 200 onderzoekers en docenten uit Manchester, Turku, … Continued

Healthy Urban Living international matchmaking & Horizon2020 event

  Interested in setting up an international project with partners from the Netherlands and other countries? University Medical Center Utrecht and regional parties together with the Dutch National Contact Point for Horizon2020 and the Enterprise Europe Network will organise 2 days dedicated to project building for research and technology innovation and funding information. This event … Continued

TUAS Delegation visits HAW Hamburg to exchange about IP management and policy

TUAS Delegation visits HAW Hamburg to exchange about IP management and policy   On 13th and 14th June, a delegation from Turku University of Applied Sciences RDI Services (Liisa Sippel and  Johanna Saarinen) visited HAW Hamburg to exchange knowledge and experiences with colleagues from research & transfer and legal department. Organized by Dr. Christoph Porschke … Continued

Students MPM from Turku and HU work together

February 10 and 11 a group of 15 Dutch students of Master Project Management (MPM) traveled to Turku (Finland). Together with 30 Finnish MPM students they had an intensive two-day program on sustainability in project management, international and virtual collaboration. Lecturers from Hogeschool Utrecht, Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) and Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) … Continued

SAUNAC – Sustainability Alliance Asian Cities

In the SAUNAC (Sustainability Alliance of Urban Networks in Asian Cities) project, European and Vietnamese higher education institutions build a teaching module in sustainable development for Vietnamese higher education institutions and develop teaching methods in cooperation. The study module especially addresses the environmental and social problems caused by urbanization. The aim of the project is … Continued