FORTHCOMING EVENTS, September 2022 – February 2023

September 2022

  • 6/09, Online

New course at the DAAD International Academy (in German): Interkulturelle Kompetenz Ukraine (55 – Online)Anmeldung: bis 16 August 2022, Program

  • 6/09, Online
Virtual Academy on Science Management, 3rd round (international edition). A joint initiative of Netzwerk Wissenschaftsmanagement (NWM Germany) and Professional Network of Education and Science Managers of Ukraine (PNRM Ukraine)
    • Workshop 1 „Network Strategies: How to build a valuable international network in science management”
      12.00 – 13.30 (German time zone); 13.00 – 14.30 (Ukrainian time zone)

Speakers: Anne Schreiter, Managing Director; German Scholars Organization e.V. & Johannes Freudenreich, Managing Director; Potsdam Graduate School, University Potsdam. Interaction and Co-Creation: Elena and Martin Lichtenthaler; Founder; Mighty Real. Registration form

Worldwide: International Literature Festival Berlin: Worldwide Reading of Ukrainian Literature”/ Das internationale literaturfestival berlin [ilb] ruft in Kooperation mit der Frankfurter Buchmesse, dem PEN Berlin und dem PEN Zentrum Deutschland Kinos, Schulen, Universitäten, Medien, Kultureinrichtungen und Einzelpersonen auf, sich am 7. September 2022 an einer weltweiten Lesung ukrainischer Literatur zu beteiligen.

  • 7/09, Brussels & online, 14:00 – 17:15 (CET)

Science & Business Conference: United Europe: Widening R&I cooperation in times of war

  • 8/09, Online, 18:00-20:00 (CET)

Webinar-BannerZoom-Webinar of the German-Ukrainian Historians’ Commission (DUHK) „Stalin’s genocides, Soviet warfare, and atrocities of the Russian army: from Soviet mass crimes to the current war in Ukraine – continuity or change?”. Panel discussion (in English and Ukrainian, with simultaneous translation) with

    • Andrea Graziosi, Università di Napoli Federico II (Neapel, Italien)
    • Vladyslav Hrynevyč,  Kuras Institute of Political and Ethnic Studies (Kyjiv, Ukraine)
    • Jan C. Behrends, Leibniz Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung (Potsdam, Deutschland)
    • Moderator: Kai Struve, Martin-Luther-Universität (Halle (Saale), Deutschland)

Die Reihe ist eine gemeinsame Initiative der Deutsch-Ukrainischen Historikerkommission, des Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, der ukrainischen geschichtswissenschaftlichen Zeitschrift Ukraina Moderna, der Abteilung für Osteuropäische Geschichte der Ludwig Maximilians-Universität München und der Ukrainischen Katholischen Universität Lviv.

  • 8-9/09, Online

Chance for Science Conference for academics affected by the war in Ukraine

  • 12-15/09, Online

The German-Ukrainian Commission of Historians and the Open University in Exile invite historians from Ukraine to join the Summer School “History in the time of war”: Access link to listen:
Password: 449831
Meeting-ID: 82730358218

  • 13/09, Berlin, Otto-Braun-Saal und Foyer der Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Potsdamer Str. 37, 10785 Berlin

Valfair Bridge Forum “Ukrainian Style & Values”

  • 14/09, Barcelona, 9-9:45 

32nd Annual European Association for International Education (EAIE) Conference and Exhibition, Europe’s largest international education event of the year, will take place 13–16 September. Session “What’s new in Ukraine“: Attend this session to discover the latest news and innovations in HE & science in Ukraine. The presentation will cover resilience in war-time, challenges of displaced universities as well as capacity building, networking and Erasmus+ opportunities for international cooperation that will be jointly presented by the Ukrainian State Center for International Education “Study in Ukraine”, Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (MESU), Professional Network of Education and Science Managers of Ukraine (PNRM) and National Erasmus+ Office – Ukraine. After the presentation, you can meet the national agency at their stand to continue the conversation and strengthen your relationship further.


    • OLENA SHAPOVALOVA, Ukrainian State Center for International Education, Ukraine
    • OKSANA KRUKEVYCH, Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, Ukraine
    • INNA SEMENENKO, Volodymyr Dahl East Ukrainian National University, Ukraine
  • 15/09, Online

UKRAINET #Stand With Ukraine Webinar Series “International Science Landscape, First Orientation & Useful Tips: #3, The Netherlands”. Program:

    • 14:30-15:00:  Dutch academic system and funding routes (ENG). Speaker: Paul Merkus, head of the Research Support Office, TU Eindhoven
    • 15:00-15:15: Student to researcher transition in the Netherlands (ENG). Speaker: Yevhenii Radchenko(PhD student at the University of Leiden)
    • 15:15-15:30: Building scientific independence in the Netherlands, own perspective (ENG). Speaker: Dr. O. (Olya) Kudina, TU Delft
    • 15:30-16:00: Q&A (ENG/UKR)
  • 16/09, hybrid

Contesting Borders/Shifting Orders: Russia’s War of Aggression on Ukraine and Its Impact on Border-Making and Migration. The event is a multiplier event of the GLocalEAst project and will take place as part of the GLocalEAst Summer School Global Migration, Diaspora and Border Studies in East-Central Europe at the Viadrina Center B/ORDERS IN MOTION, European University Viadrina (September 5-16, 2022)

  • 18/09

„Die Konsequenzen des Angriffs auf die Ukraine – was können Migrations- und Grenzstudien beitragen?“ – Diskussion with PD Dr. Carolin Leutloff-Grandits (Viadrina Center B/ORDERS IN MOTION)

  • 20/09

„30 Jahre Förderkreis Europa-Universität Viadrina e. V.“: 15. Viadrina Lounge-Konzert with Andreas Sommer (Gitarre), Charles Matuschewski (Klavier)

  • 21/09

Lviv & Online: Startup Campus, a conference on entrepreneurship and student startups in Ukraine, including a Student Startup Battle

  • 21-22/09

New course at the DAAD International Academy (in German): Bildungshintergründe, rechtliche Situation, Unterstützungsangebote und Hochschulzugang von geflüchteten Studierenden aus der Ukraine (S20 – Online)Anmeldung: bis 23 August 2022. Program

  • 21-23/09, online

Workshop: Rebuilding Research, Education, and Innovation in Ukraine. The workshop will examine best practices in designing and managing national systems of scientific research, higher education, and innovation with applications for Ukraine today and in the future. Agenda. Organized by The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

  • 21 September: Background: Reform and Recovery for Ukraine; Session 1: Scientific Research
  • 22 September: Session 2: Higher Education; Session 3 Technological Innovation
  • 23 September: Session 4: Research Funding

  • 23/09, Toronto, Canada

U. Toronto, CERES: Russia’s war on Ukraine: the return of the empire and the nuclear threats.  Speaker: Serhii Plokhii, The Mykhailo Hrushevsky Professor of Ukrainian History, the director of the Ukrainian Research Institute at Harvard University

  • 28/09 (Online)

Virtual Academy on Science Management, 3rd round (international edition). A joint initiative of Netzwerk Wissenschaftsmanagement (NWM Germany) and Professional Network of Education and Science Managers of Ukraine (PNRM Ukraine)

    • Workshop 2 “Crisis management in academic institutions”

12.00 – 13.30 (German time zone); 13.00 – 14.30 (Ukrainian time zone)

Speakers: Prof. Ganna Tolstanova, Vice Rector for Research, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv; Prof. Steffen Eckhard,
Professor of Public Administration and Public Policy, Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen & Lisa Dittrich, Press Officer, Justus Liebig University Gießen. Moderation: Anselm Geiger(Berlin Senate Department for Higher Education and Research, Health, Long-Term Care and Gender Equality). Registration form

  • 29/09, online, 18:00-20:00 Uhr MEZ

Online-Seminar: “Die Ukraine in der Geschichtspolitik Russlands. Legitimierung der Aggression”mit Yaroslav Hrytsak, Martin Schulze Wessel, Tomasz Stryjek, Serhii Pahomenko und Denys Shatalov, moderiert von Oleksandr Zaitsev. Zur Anmeldung. (Info auf Ukrainisch)

  • 30/09 – 1/10, Hannover, Germany

Annual Meeting 2022 of the German-Ukrainian Academic Society, including the Final of the UKRAINET PhD Contest (see the list of the finalists), is organised in Hannover within the framework of the Days of Ukraine in Lower Saxony (30 September – 1 October 2022) 

October 2022

  • 6-9/10 (Online)

Hay Festival (UK) hosts the next Lviv BookForum, which will take place 6–9 October with all events available free to view. Mixing acclaimed Ukrainian writers with world-renowned literary figures, the co-curated programme will share essential stories and facilitate a global conversation around the biggest questions of our time. Part of the UK/Ukraine Season of Culture devised jointly by the British Council and the Ukrainian Institute, the full programme is available now.

  • 12/10 (Online)

Virtual Academy on Science Management, 3rd round (international edition). A joint initiative of Netzwerk Wissenschaftsmanagement (NWM Germany) and Professional Network of Education and Science Managers of Ukraine (PNRM Ukraine)

    • Workshop 3 “Science Management in Displaced Universities“  

12.00 – 13.30 (German time zone); 13.00 – 14.30 (Ukrainian time zone)

Speaker: Prof. Inna Semenenko, Head of Department of Economics and Entrepreneurship and Resource Centre for Sustainable Development; Volodymyr Dahl East Ukrainian National University. Moderation: Nataliya Butych (Leibniz University Hannover)/ UKRAINET/DUAG. Registration form

  • 12/10 (Online)

ERC Grants for Top Researchers from Anywhere in the World. This free webinar is directed at post-doctoral researchers and established researchers (PhD plus two years’ experience) of all disciplines and all nationalities. It will take place on Wednesday, October 12th, 2022 at 11:00 AM Eastern / 8:00 AM Pacific / 5:00 PM CEST (convert to your local time zone here). Check out the ERC Classes video playlist.

  • 13-15/ 10, Europewide

Erasmus DaysExhibitions, concerts, contests, seminars, partner networking, open days, distribution of Europass Mobility documents, digital events,… The success of the #ErasmusDays is bottom up: it means that local events are organized by and for citizens. Many countries organize a multitude of actions for the #Erasmusdays.

  • 19-21/10, Regensburg

The 2022 Annual Conference of the German-Ukrainian Historians’ Commission (DUHK)  “Wars in Ukraine in the 20th and 21st Century: Media, Experts, Disinformation

  • 20/10

2nd International Scientific Conference “Ukraine in the world: Germany and Ukraine in the history of Eastern Europe: from Reformation to Enlightenment”, Kyiv, organized by the Department of Foreign Sources on the History of Ukraine, M. S. Hrushevsky Institute of Ukrainian Archeography and Source Studies, National Academy of Sciences Ukraine. Submit your presentation abstract by October 13, 2022

  • 26/10, online

Webinar: MSCA Staff Exchanges: Insights and Information.

Learn about the MSCA Staff Exchanges (MSCA-SE), which promote innovative international, inter-sectoral, and interdisciplinary collaboration in research and innovation through exchanging staff and sharing knowledge and ideas at all stages of the innovation chain. The scheme fosters a shared culture of research and innovation that welcomes and rewards creativity and entrepreneurship and helps turn ideas into innovative products, services or processes. It is open to research, technical, administrative, and managerial staff supporting R&I activities. The 2022 MSCA-SE call (Deadline: 8 March 2023) may be of interest to parties in the academic and the non-academic sector (businesses, SMEs, charities, et cetera) alike, and the participation of non-academic entities is encouraged. Read more about the benefits, eligibility, and more here.

  • 27/10, online

Resilience Day – What we can learn from crises, which takes place in the framework of FH Münster’s project “THEA Ukraine X” (Multiplication Trainings for Higher Education Administrators in Ukraine). The Resilience Day is organised in cooperation with our project partner Sumy State University and with Leibniz University Hannover, who is carrying out our sister project “Management of Internationalisation” for Ukrainian HE managers.

  • 28/10, online

Open Space: Supporting the Ukrainian higher education and science system in Germany and in UkraineRegister by 25 October

February 2023

  • 22-24/02

With the thematic week “War in Ukraine – Scholarly Perspectives “, the Volkswagen Foundation offers an opportunity to reflect on causes and perspectives of the war in Ukraine as well as to discuss consequences for the further development of those scientific disciplines which are scholarly engaged with the post-Soviet space.

Video-recordings of some past events/ relevant YouTube channels: