Lunch, Learn & Connect – 13 June 2024

The International Projects Platform is excited to invite you for the Lunch, Learn & Connect, an inspiring event for lecturers and researchers from the AUHA-Partners: Antwerp Maritime Academy | AP University of Applied Sciences and Arts Antwerp | KdG University of Applied Sciences and Arts |University of Antwerp to collaborate, share insights, and exchange best practices across various themes and regions. 

The event is divided into two parts:

  1. 2 parallel information sessions on project financing in the Global South AY 24-25 (including a general overview and dive into VLIR-UOS project writing)
  2. A network lunch with a focus on the Latin-America Region

In this event, we focus on engaging our current and future project promoters, targeting both more experienced and new promoters with an interest in collaborating with partner institutions in the Global South.

In addition, we provide the opportunity to proactively match researchers and lecturers based on specific  project needs. Are you interested in being connected with an expert from a specific region or in a specific topic and you want us to arrange a matchmaking session, please contact by 13 May 2024.

Event details: 

  • Date: 13 June 2024 (11.30 – 14.30 uur)
  • Location: Klooster van de Grauwzusters, Building S, Lange Sint-Annastraat 7, 2000 Antwerpen (map)
  • Registration deadline: 3 June 2024 via this link


Part 1  
11:30 -13:00 Dive into VLIR-UOS project writing.
12:00 -13:00 Types of project funding E+,VLIR-UOS and AUHA seed fund. 

Part 2 
13:00-13:30 Introduction Latin America Region: Featured Projects (PechaKucha)
13:30-14:30 Network lunch &  matchmaking (on request) 

We’re looking forward seeing you there!