24 – 28 May, 2021 | Polytechnic of Leiria – Portugal


The Polytechnic of Leiria (Portugal) is pleased to announce the International Week entitled “RUN Towards the Future – New Opportunities in European Universities Network” which will take place from the 24th until the 28th of May, 2021. The event is free of charge and it is addressed to teaching and non-teaching staff (namely to International Officers) of any EU Institution and from other partner countries like those included in the International Credit Mobility (ICM).

The activities programme will consist on 5 thematic webinars and an online pitch day to informally discuss some topics of common interest related to Erasmus Mobility.


May 24th | 14:00 – 15:00*
Opening Session and Presentation of the International Week 2021

May 25th | 09:30 – 11:30*
Social Innovation – What can your University do for you?

Webinar Speaker:
Miguel Jerónimo, PhD.
Pro-President – Students, Citizenship, Social Responsibility – Polytechnic of Leiria, Portugal

May 25th | 14:00 – 16:00*
Erasmus Without Paper (EWP):

  • How to use OLA within the Erasmus Dashboard
  • New European Platforms (SOP – Mobility-Online Software)

Webinar Speakers:
Radka Straková, PhD. | International Relations Office – Pan-European University, Slovakia
Karolina Hudyma | Marketing Manager – SOP Mobility-Online, Austria

May 26th | 09:30 – 11:00*
Online Pitch Day

Sharing ideas, difficulties / solutions and good practices
in the context of the Erasmus Programme

May 27th | 10:30 – 12:00*
Promoting multiculturalism and cooperation with European Universities: The example of RUN-EU

Webinar Speaker:
Nuno Rodrigues, PhD.
Vice-President for Research – Polytechnic of Leiria, Portugal
RUN-EU European University

May 27th | 15:00 – 16:30*
Cyberawareness and Cyberhygiene Strategies – A Global Challenge

Webinar Speaker:
Mário Antunes, PhD.
School of Technology and Management – Polytechnic of Leiria, Portugal

May 28th | 09:30 – 11:00*
Ready Set and go! Fire up your Presentations with New and Creative Visuals, using your Mobile Device

Webinar Speaker:
Leonel Brites, PhD.
School of Education and Social Sciences – Polytechnic of Leiria, Portugal



To register for the International Week, please send an email to ana.boaventura@ipleiria.pt with the following information:


Applications deadline: until May 21st, 2021

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  • + INFO:
    Mrs. Ana Boa Ventura
    International Cooperation and Mobility Office – Polytechnic of Leiria (Portugal)
    E-mail: ana.boaventura@ipleiria.pt