The inception meeting will give start to the GOPELC project, reference number

561530-EPP1-2015-1-RO-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP.

Objectives

The objectives of the inception meeting are:

·       Boards constitution and appointment of roles;

·       Partners presentation;

·       Workplan review and agreement;

·       Quality and administrative procedures presentation;

·       Project management process presentation;

·       Approval of the Deliverable 1 “Assesment of existing similar curricula”

·       Presentation of the first draft of the Master Course on Gas and Oil Processing.

 

Attendance

All partners (P1¸P9) are expected to participate.

At least one representative from each university will take part to the meeting.

Here follows the list of confirmed participants:

P1- UNIVERSITATEA PETROL SI GAZE PLOIESTI

           Prof. Pascu Mihai COLOJA, Rector

           Prof. Lazar AVRAM lavram@upg-ploiesti.ro

           Dr Catalin POPESCU cpopescu@upg-ploiesti.ro

P2- KUNGLIGA TEKNISKA HOEGSKOLAN- Sweden

           Dr Bassam KAYAL bassamk@kth.se

           Prof. Joydeep DUTTA joydeep@kth.se

P3- ECOLE NATIONALE SUPERIEURE DES MINES DE SAINT-ETIENNE- France

           Jean Michel HERRI (by phone or SKYPE) herri@emse.fr

P4- Lebanese University- Lebanon:

Prof. Clovis Francis cfrancis@ul.edu.lb

P5- Notre Dame University - Lebanon

Dr Pierre GEDEON pgedeon@ndu.edu.lb

Dr Najib METNI nmetni@ndu.edu.lb

P6- UNIVERSITY OF BALAMAND- Lebanon

Dr Nesrine El HASSAN nissrine.hassan@balamand.edu.lb

Dr Henri El ZAKHEM Henri.Elzakhem@balamand.edu.lb

P8- Beirut Arab University- Lebanon

Dr Rami HARKOUS r.harkous@bau.edu.lb

P9-Directorate General of Higher Education- Lebanon:

Dr Marlene CORDAHI marlene.cordahi@gmail.com

Agenda

March 9th 2016

9:00-10:00: Opening Ceremony

10:00-11:00: Partners presentation (5 min per partner)

11:00-11:30: Coffee break

11:30-12:30: GOPELC presentation- P4 (LU)

12:30-14:00: Lunch

14:00-16:00: Presentation of the Workpackages by the WP leaders

                     WP1: Preparation P6 (UOB)

                     WP2: Development P3 (EMSE)

                     WP3: Quality Plan P2 (KTH)

                     WP4: Dissemination P4 (LU)

                     WP5: Management P1 (UPG)

16:00-16:30: Boards constitution and appointment of roles P1 (UPG)

March 10th 2016

Brief introduction of Higher Educational System in the Lebanese universities in terms of:

1) programme’s norms and requisites; 2) Accreditation procedures of the master courses at local and National level; 3) Procedures for enrolment of the students in the master courses at local and National level; 4) Quality procedures for training programmes at local and National level; 5) Organisation of the academic year; 6) Training methodologies; 7) Procedures for assessment of the students; 8) Procedures for thesis’ elaboration, discussion, and assessment; 9) Implementation of the Bologna process (Level of implementation of a three-cycle structure compliant with the Bologna Process; Level of implementation of the Learning Outcomes concept; Level of implementation of the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System; 10) Academic staff that will be involved in the teaching activities of the new Master that will be implemented during the project 11) Presentation of the existing curricula related to GOP in the Lebanese universities (undergraduate and master programs)

8.30 P4 (LU) (local procedures)

9:00 P5 (NDU) (local procedures)

9.30 P6 (UOB) (local procedures)

10.00 P8 (BAU) (local procedures)

10:30 P9 (DGHE) (National procedures)

11.00 Coffee break

11:30 Financial Procedures (NEO- Bucharest & P4 (LU))

12.30 Lunch

14.00 Discussion of the structure of the Deliverable 1 “Assesment of existing similar curricula” for its approval (P6 UOB)

15.00 Discussion on the first draft of the program of the Master Course on GOP (P3 EMSE)

16.00 Overall discussion

16.30 Closing session

20:00 Dinner offered by H.E. the Ambassador of Lebanon in Romania

Premises

The meeting will be held on March 9th and 10th 2016 at Boulevard Bucharest no.39, Ploiesti, Roumanie.

How to get there UPG will assist the participants to reach the Hotel from the airport.

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