Between 2017 and 2020, the Erasmus+ project LISTO brought together 10 universities from Europe and Latin America for an exchange of good-practice on the topics of university-industry relations, entrepreneurship education and entrepreneurial university. To present the results and deliverables of the collaboration, LISTO is organizing a series of 3 webinars.
|Webinar 1||Accelerating Innovation with University-Industry Collaboration|
|Content||We will present the results of applying the AIMday method (a matchmaking tool for researchers and companies) at seven Latin American partner universities, share recommendations and officially launch the free e-book “University-Industry Cooperation in Latin America: Lessons learned from applying the AIMday methodology” with an analysis of the LISTO AIMday events. In addition, we will highlight the role of collaboration in times of the COVID19 pandemic.|
|Date/Time||September 23, 2020 – 15:00 CET / 10:00 LA – 75min|
|Webinar 2||Developing an International Virtual Classroom|
|Content||We will share our experience of co-creating the LISTO IVC “Entrepreneurial Solutions in Innovative Global Networks” including advice from our teachers, testimonials from students, and a panel discussion about the future of virtual exchange in Higher Education with Sarah Guth (President UNIcollaboration) and Maria Leonor Alves Maia (President FAUBAI). We will also present the free “Entrepreneurial Virtual Classroom Handbook. An interdisciplinary approach from a European and Latin American collaboration handbook”, for developing similar activities.|
|Date/Time||September 30, 2020 – 15:00 CET / 10:00 LA – 90 min|
|Webinar 3||Strengthening the Entrepreneurial Spirit of Universities|
|Content||We will introduce the approach used by the LISTO consortium to analyze the entrepreneurial dimension of our universities and present a model (MESAVAR) for developing action-oriented strategies to promote entrepreneurship & innovation. We will also present the “LISTO Toolkit for Entrepreneurial Universities” with further advice and recommendations, and showcase a few strategies from LISTO universities for strengthening their entrepreneurial ambition.|
|Date/Time||October 7, 2020 – 15:00 CET / 10:00 LA – 75 min|
LISTO is an Erasmus+ capacity building project (Key Action 2) running from 2017-2020. The project is a consortium of 3 universities from Europe, 3 from Brazil, 2 from Argentina and 2 from Uruguay. The project brings together experts from innovation and tech-transfer offices and entrepreneurship teachers to facilitate an exchange of knowledge and good practice.
LISTO has 3 main objectives: Foster university-industry relations by using the AIMday match-making method; Increase the entrepreneurial skill set of teachers and students by developing International Virtual Classrooms and; Strengthen a university-wide spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship (entrepreneurial university).
The institutions participating are Uppsala University (coordinator), University of Valladolid, University of Groningen, Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE); Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), University of São Paulo (USP), Universidad ORT Uruguay (ORT), Universidad Católica del Uruguay (UCU), Universidad Nacional de Córdoba (UNC) and aUniversidad Nacional del Litoral (UNL)
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Source: Listo Project
Ana Carolina Bussacos & Jacob Paulsen