Programme

Conference on “University Governance: Impeding or Facilitating Creativity?”
Hannover, September 29th – 30th, 2016

 

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Programme

SEPTEMBER 29, 2016

10:00 A.M.

REGISTRATION

11:00 A.M.

WELCOME

Wilhelm Krull

Secretary General, Volkswagen Foundation

Erik De Corte

HERCulES Group of Academia Europaea

Georg Krücken

Director INCHER-Kassel, University of Kassel

11:30 A.M.

KEYNOTE SPEECHES

Ivar Bleiklie

University of Bergen

“Changing Notions of the Governance – Creativity Nexus”

Christine Musselin

SciencesPo, Paris

Creativity as an Organizational Issue”

Chair: Lars Engwall, Uppsala University

1:00 P.M.

LUNCH BREAK

2:15 P.M.

SESSION 1: UNIVERSITIES, GOVERNANCE AND CREATIVITY

Michael Power

London School of Economics

“The Impact Agenda in Research Governance”

Francisco Michavila

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

“Governing for Creativity: A Balance Between Autonomous University and Efficient Management”

Peter Scott

University College London

“Compliance and Creativity: Dilemmas for University Governance”

Chair: Guido Bünstorf, University of Kassel

3:45 P.M.

COFFEE BREAK

4:30 P.M.

SESSION 2: UNIVERSITY UNITS, GOVERNANCE AND CREATIVITY

Rik Torfs

University of Leuven

“Towards a Creative University”

Jetta Frost / Fabian Hattke

Universität Hamburg

“Beyond Units: Governance and Non-Governance of University Commons”

Chair: Anna Kosmützky, University of Kassel

5:30 P.M.

COFFEE BREAK

6:15 P.M.

SESSION 3: AUTONOMY, GOVERNANCE AND CREATIVITY

Catherine Paradeise / Jean-Claude Thoenig

UPEM-LISIS, Marne-La-Vallée / Université Paris-Dauphine-DRM, Paris

"The Strategic Capacity of Academic Institutions"

Jan De Groof

College of Europe, Brügge

"Good Governance: Precondition for University Creativity and Academic Integrity?"

Chair: Svend Erik Larsen, Aarhus University

7:15 P.M.

APERITIF

7:30 P.M.

DINNER

SEPTEMBER 30, 2016

9:00 A.M.

KEYNOTE SPEECHES

Gerhard Casper

Stanford University, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford

“Governing for Creativity”

Stefan W. Hell

Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen

“Bypassing Governance for Creativity: My Own Experience”

Chair: Erik De Corte, University of Leuven

10.30 A.M.

COFFEE BREAK

11:00 A.M.

SESSION 4: SCHOLARS, GOVERNANCE AND CREATIVITY

Thomas Heinze

University of Wuppertal

“Scientific Innovation and Renewal of Research Organizations”

Jutta Wollersheim

Technical University of Munich (TUM)

“New Public Management and Creativity: Should Performance Management Tools from the Private Sector be Transferred to Academia?”

Sandra Ohly

University of Kassel

“Promoting Creativity at Work: Implications for Scientific Creativity"

Chair: Christine Musselin, SciencesPo, Paris

12:30 P.M.

LUNCH BREAK

1.30 P.M.

SESSION 5: LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE

Lauritz B. Holm-Nielsen

Sino-Danish Center for Education and Research, Beijing

“Universities from Local Institutions to Global Systems? - Implications for Students, Staff and Institutions”

Gili S. Drori

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

“Prospecting Governance Models for Academic Creativity”

Chair: Milena Žic Fuchs, University of Zagreb

2.30 P.M.

PANEL AND PLENARY DISCUSSION

Ivar Bleiklie

Gerhard Casper

Thomas Heinze

Catherine Paradeise

Chair: Georg Krücken, University of Kassel

3:30 P.M.

CLOSING REMARKS

Wilhelm Krull