Organized by:
IREG Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence

Host University:
Universidade NOVA de Lisboa

Portuguese Universities Rector’s Council (CRUP)
Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland (CRASP)

Program Committee

Jan Sadlak, President, IREG Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence, Co-Chair
António Rendas, Rector, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Portugal, Co-Chair
Waldemar Siwinski, Vice-President, IREG Observatory; President, Perspektywy Education Foundation, Poland, Co-Chair
Liu Nian Cai, Vice-President, IREG Observatory; Director, Center for World-Class Universities, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Gero Federkeil, Vice-President, IREG Observatory; CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany
Bronislaw Misztal, Ambassador of Poland to Portugal, Professor of the University of Warsaw
Hans de Wit, Director, Boston College Center for International Higher Education, US (tbc)

Organizing Committee

Kazimierz Bilanow, Managing Director, IREG Observatory, Chair
Joana Taboas, Communications, Image and Public Relations Office, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa
Joao Melo Borges, Secretary General, CRUP




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Report on Activities of IREG Observatory 2015-1016

Dr. Jan Sadlak, President of IREG Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence at the General Assembly held in Lisbon on 6 May 2016 presented a detailed report on activities of the organization, the President and members of the Executive Committee in the period: May 2015 – May 2016.

You may ready the report HERE.

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