The Final Conference “University Meets Local Communities” will be organized in Bucharest (RO) in M35 with an estimated participation of 100 people covering all the relevant stakeholder groups. Besides presenting the project outcomes and the main achievements of the project, the main goal of this event is to launch community of practice in the field of service learning and community engagement.
The conference will include several sections in which HE community will be invited to present scientific paper related to USR in higher education, the papers being selected through a peer-review process done with the support of the project advisory board.
A conference announcement and a call for papers will be produced and distributed at least 6 months before the date of the event through all the available dissemination channels in order to assure an as wide as possible coverage and reach. UPB, as host institution, will be responsible for the organisation of this event, while the rest of the partners will help in the design and implementation of the event proposing speakers and parallel sessions.