It is with great pleasure that Aarhus University invites you to the 51st Nordtek Conference for Contact Persons taking place on August 16th-18th 2023.
It will be days with lots of opportunities to meet and network with Nordtek colleagues, get inspired, share and discuss best practices and get to know Arhus University and the city of Aarhus.
The theme of this year’s meeting will be “Sustainability – How do we educate engineers for a sustainable future?” We will be presenting some of the AU's initiatives with sustainability and we will be looking at how to make mobility between our universities more sustainable. The programme will be a mix of presentations, discussions and workshops.
You can find a more detailed programme and practical information in the sections below.
Arrival of the contact persons and informal dinner at Restaurant Nögen 18:30.
Venue: Banegårdspladsen 4, 8000 Aarhus C
Venue: Aarhus University Conference Centre, Building 1422, Room 122 "Richard Mortensen Stuen", Fredrik Nielsens Vej 4, 8000 Aarhus C
Registration and coffee
Special welcome for new menbers of Nordtek Mobility Group
Official opening of the Nordtek Conference by Finn Borchsenius,Vice Dean of the Faculty of Technical Sciences, AU
Welcome by Magnus Strandås, Focus Area Leader and Bente Dale, Nordtek Mobility Coordinator
Short presentation of Aarhus University Engineering by Fie Misholt, International Coordinator
Presentation by Peter Göransen, Secretary General and Maarja Kruusmaa, new Nordtek President
Formal Contact Persons' Meeting
Steering Committee and working groups
Meeting and workshop with the Nordtek Student Network
Welcome dinner at Restaurant Basso
Venue: Skolegade 21, 8000 Aarhus C
Venue: Aarhus University Conference Centre, Building 1423, room 111 - "Stakladen", Fredrik Nielsens Vej 4, 8000 Aarhus C
Introduction to the programme
Theme: Green and sustainable mobility in Nordtek
|10:25-10:45||Coffee break |
Building 1422, Room 122 "Richard Mortensen Stuen"
How AU works with green and sustainable mobility, by presentations of AU initiatives, by
|13:15-13:45||Presentations from other Nordtek universities|
|14:00-15:30||Discussion/workshop of best practices, challenges and possibilities for increasing green mobility within Nordtek|
|15:30-16:00||Conclusions and final remarks|
Walk to the Greenhouses and Botanical Garden
Pre-dinner drinks at the Greenhouses
Venue: Møllevejen, Peter Holms Vej 10A, 8000 Aarhus C
Formal conference dinner at the Navitas Building
Venue: Inge Lehmanns Gade 10, 8000 Aarhus C
Visit to ARoS Aarhus Art Museum
We will provide you with free tickets and the visits are arranged on your own initiative
You might be eligible to apply for a grant via the ERASMUS + STAFF MOBILITY FOR TRAINING. Please check with your home university regarding this.
We can recommend the centrally situated hotel Wakeup Aarhus for the Nordtek contact persons. You are welcome to book through the booking link as long as there are avalible rooms. In addition, you will receive a 10 % reduction in the flexible price if you use the arranged booking link Wakeup Aarhus - Direct Booking Link.
If you wish an overview of hotels and accomodations in Aarhus, please go to this site.