Kick off seminar

“Formation and Competence Building of Academic Developers” welcomes all project participants to kick off seminar in Oslo.

The project participants. Photo: Cindy Grønsberg

Program

Monday 31. August

19.00: “Coming together” dinner

Tuesday 01.09.15

08.30 - 09.15: Presentation and agenda

  • Coffee and Welcome (Tone)
  • Brief presentation of everybody and motivation for participating in the project  (1 minute per each)
  • Agenda for the two days (Tone/Ciaran): Overview
  • Any other business that must be included in the Agenda? (Tone)

09.15 - 10.15: Project overview; Overall aim, design, plan (milestones and phases)  

  • Brief recapitulation of the project; introduction of tasks and time schedule for all phases in project - more time devoted to this on Wednesday (Tone/Ciaran)
  • Clarification of the different roles and responsibilities: Researchers and Practitioners (ADs) (Tone)
  • Clarification of what we mean by “Community of practice” (Tone)

10.15 - 10.30: Coffee Break – with fruit  

10.30 - 11.15: Clarification of “Deliberative Communication (Tomas)

- 12.00:  DC and other communication / dissemination and web collaboration

  • What are the options for developing a cyber platform for DC? (Tomas/Trine/ (DML)
  • What are the technical options for developing a platform for co-writing across institutions and nations? (/DML)

12.00 - 13.00: Lunch (and individual tasks…eg. checking mails – if necessary…)

13.00 - 14.30: Clarification of Formation and Competence Building

  • Reach a shared understanding of these central concepts as these are fundamental to the project (Molly) (“group work for discussion?)

14.30 - 14.45 Coffee break  

14.45 - 15.45 Plans for mapping phase (phase 1)

  • Literature review of academic development – how to go about – which sources – who involved?(brainstorming … to be resumed on Wednesday morning ) (Ciaran)

- 16.00Closing of 1st day’s meeting

  • Summing up so far and plans for tomorrow (Tone/Ciaran )
  • Info about Dinner + (Tone)

18.30 - 19.30: Gathering and a brief walk in the “Ekeberg wood” (good walking paths J)

19.30- Dinner at the Ekeberg restaurant

Wednesday 2. Setember

08.30 - 09.00: Coffee and today’s agenda

  • Catching up on tasks from yesterday (Tone/Ciaran)

09.00 - 12.00: Literature review - phase 1 (Ciaran)

  • Including a coffee break

12.00 - 13.00: Lunch

13.00 - 13.45: Interviews with leaders (Ciaran)

13.45 - 15.30: Methodology issues – obligation to notify the project (Tone)

  • Including a coffee break

Plans for dissemination and time schedule (see activity plan)

  • Conference papers /Symposia?
  • Journal articles
  • International Book (Editor resp and contributors?)
  • Seminars with other Academic developers at each institution
  • National (Norwegian) Network seminars
  • Physical Project group meetingswhere and who ?– researcher group and researchers/practitionersgroup
  • Cyber Space group meetings: researcher group and researchers/practitionersgroup

15.30 -16.00: Any other business, Coffee and Closing of the meeting (Tone)

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