UG strengthens cooperation with the Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno

Vice-Rectors for science and cooperation of the University of Grodno, prof. Yury Bialykh and prof. Henadzi Hachko, visited the University of Gdansk on 28.03. The possibilities of extending existing forms of cooperation (joint publications, didactic internships and student exchanges) have been discussed, such as:

– exchange of visiting professors

– joint research and R & D & I projects

– summer schools, hackathons for young IT specialists

– including Pedagogy of Innovation in education program, based on the demand from the business environment of universities.

Belarussian guests discussed cooperation with Pro-rectors of UG, prof. Krzysztof Bielawski and prof. Piotr Stepnowski as well as the Director of the Department of Russian Studies, Literature and Culture, prof. Diana Oboleńska. They also visited the campus in Oliwa. Visitting prof. Mark Grinberg who is in charge of the Condensed Phase Spectroscopy was particularly exciting. After seeing capabilities of the laboratories of the Institute of Experimental Physics, new ideas for the development of young people have emerged.