The Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), a member of IREG Observatory, organized in Budapest (16 and 17 February 2018) a ranking workshop. Seven Hungarian research universities were represented at the workshop with the following goals: to present the changes of global rankings to the Hungarian universities in the light of the ranking experts’ experiences; to present the ranking strategies, particularities, ideas of Hungarian institutions of higher education to global ranking creators and experts; to support the international positions of Hungarian and Eastern European universities. Representatives of three other IREG Observatory members took part in the Workshop as experts: Waldemar Siwinski (Perspektywy Education Foundation), Gero Gederkeil (CHE) and Dmitry Grishankov (RAEX). They met with László Palkovics, Ministers of State for Education in the Ministry of Human Capacities of Hungary.
Dmitry Grishankov, Gero Federkeil, László Palkovics (Minister of State for Education), Waldemar Siwinski, Gyula Scheuer (Chancellor of ELTE)