We kindly invite you and your colleagues to participate in the International Week 2019 that will be held from the 14th to the18th of October 2019 at Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic. Join us at this special event to help mark our 100th anniversary and experience the benefits of international education and exchange.

 

The International Week will include:

  • Go Abroad Fair and International Market
  • Lectures given by visiting participants, participation in workshops, presentations by participants
  • Individual meetings with representatives of the particular departments and discussions on cooperation possibilities
  • Networking activities and varied cultural programme
  • Tour of faculty facilities, laboratories and Mendel biotechnological pavilion
  • Trip to the city of Lednice and Brno city tour

Please, see the preliminary programme below.

 

TARGET GROUP: Both academic and non-academic staff of different fields of study. Please, specify your specialization in the registration form.

WORKING LANGUAGE: English, at least B2 level is recommended.

DURATION: 5 working days. Your participation can be shortened if needed. Please, inform us about this in the registration form.

COSTS: Participation in International Teaching Staff Week is free of charge. The participants are expected to cover their travel and accommodation costs. It is recommended to use an Erasmus + grant provided by your home university.

ACCOMMODATION: We can provide accommodation at our halls of residence upon request (The Academy Hall / John Amos Comenius Hall). The price is CZK 500 per night, CZK 610 per night including breakfast. The number of rooms is limited. For reservation, please contact us at intweek@mendelu.cz. Please, see also recommended hotels below.

 

Registration is now open. You can register here.

Registration is possible until the 30th June 2019. After this date selected participants (approximately 80) will be contacted by the International Week coordinators. Participants will be chosen according to their pedagogical and research experience and their level of English language. Please, provide all necessary information in the application form to help us to prepare a unique mixture of professionals from different fields and cultural backgrounds.
If you have any questions or problems, please do not hesitate to contact the international week coordinators Eva Kytlicová and Pavla Soukopová at intweek@mendelu.cz.

 

Contact: intweek@mendelu.cz

 

Phone:   Eva Kytlicová +420 545 132 725

Pavla Soukopová +420 545 135 113

 

PRELIMIANRY PROGRAMME:

Monday 14th OCTOBER

  • Registration 
  • Welcome speech and introduction to the programme of International Week 2019
  • Opening Ceremony

Tuesday 15th OCTOBER

  • Lectures and workshops / Individual meetings at particular departments
  • Lunch break
  • Lectures and workshops / Individual meetings at particular departments

Wednesday 16th OCTOBER

  • Trip to Lednice
  • Lunch break
  • Lectures and workshops / Individual meetings at particular departments
  • Go Abroad Fair
  • International Market

Thursday 17th OCTOBER

  • Lectures at Faculty of Business and Economics / Individual meetings at particular departments
  • Lunch break
  • Lectures at Faculty of Business and Economics / Individual meetings at particular departments
  • International Farewell Dinner / Closing ceremony

 Friday 18th OCTOBER

  • Brno City Tour
  • Closing the International Week 2019
  • Certificate Awards

 

ACCOMODATION TIPS:  

Hotel Amphone 3*: walking distance 15 minutes, www.amphone.cz

Hotel Arte 4*: walking distance 10 minutes, http://hotelarte.cz

Hotel Europa 4*: walking distance 15 minutes, http://www.hotel-europa-brno.cz

Hotel International 4*: not in walking distance, approximately 30 minutes by public transport, located in the city center, https://www.hotelinternational.cz/. To get an exclusive discount in this hotel (price will be CZK 2,500 per night), please contact us at intweek@mendelu.cz  

 

We are looking forward to meeting you in Brno!