CIYA Workshop on International Research Collaboration
Added: Thursday 5 November 2009, 10:45
On the 9th of September 2009, the 2nd annual workshop for CINet Young Academics (CIYA) was held following the 10th CINet conference in Brisbane. 15 Young academics participated in workshop, making the day stimulating and full of great expectations for the future.
The theme of this workshop was "international research collaboration" – and the aim was to get input on collaboration strategies from experienced scholars, as well as initiate discussions on how to set-up research projects amongst CIYA members.
The workshop started with a presentation from top entrepreneurship scholar Professor Per Davidsson from QUT, Brisbane. He provided insights into ways of building a brilliant research career based on a mixture of intended strategies and a more open, emergent approach to creating and seizing opportunities. Professor Davidsson in particular emphasized the importance of network, and how building diverse personal relationships in academia may also open up for a range of professional opportunities.
The three topics chosen were:
Thank you to the CINet organizing committee in Brisbane for providing an excellent venue for the workshop, and to all the participants for constructive contributions and pleasant company.