During the two-day conference, the stakeholder universities presented their activities towards internalization and the achievements within the PICASA project. A round table discussion was also held with the participation of the representatives of ANQA and Education ministries of Armenia, Belarus, and Ukraine. The main topics of discussion were the strategy of internalization and QA of internalization. The problem of the project achievements sustainability was also touched upon.
A manual of internalization published within the project was also presented to the participants.
Picasa (Promoting Internationalization of HEIs in Eastern Neighbourhood Countries through Cultural and Structural Adaptations) is a three-year multicounty project. The wider objective of the project is to promote recognition of Eastern Neighbouring Area HE systems - Armenian, Georgia, Belarus, and Ukraine - through development and integration of internationalization dimensions into structural and cultural components of HEIs management.