Online dialogue towards equitable & inspirational partnerships of knowledge exchange

Sep 20, 2021 | Events

25 November 2021       10:00-12:00 hrs CET (GMT +1)

 The purpose of this interactive webinar is to have an open dialogue on how to achieve equitable and inspirational partnerships between international partners and Dutch institutes for higher education and professional development in the field of knowledge exchange.

This will be the second webinar that PIE organizes, which builds upon “Crucial elements for future proof education & research partnerships with the Global South” which took place April 22nd 2021.

This next webinar aims to spark an international dialogue with all partners, discussing cooperation programmes in the near future, taking into account lessons learned in the past.



  • Welcome and Introduction
  • Interactive session #1 Sharing experiences on partnerships
  • Thuyloi university– TU Delft: 30 years of cooperation
  • Interactive session #2 Identifying elements of equitable partnerships
  • Summary
  • Interactive session #3 Paving the road to inspirational and equitable partnerships
  • Closure


In order to get a first understanding of opinions about partnerships, the organizing team drafted a short survey, which will take a few minutes to complete. The survey can be filled out in English, French or Spanish. Even if you are unable to join the online dialogue, we would highly appreciate your opinion and input through this survey



Thi Van Le Khoa, Hanoi University of Natural Resources and Environment, Vietnam

Dr Rose Kaggwa, Director Business & Scientific Services, National Water & Sewerage Corporation, Uganda

Mariam El Marakeshy, Film Director / Producer/ Reporter/ Media Trainer, National Geographic and USAID, Egypt

Dr Seydou Doumbia, Dean of the Medical School and Dentistry of the University of Sciences, Technique and Technology of Bamako (USTTB) and Director of the University Clinical Research Center (UCRC), Mali

Lindy van Vliet, Head of Knowledge, KIT Royal Tropical Institute Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Dr Lau Schulpen, Assistant professor – Cultural Anthropology and Development Studies, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Juliette Eulderink, Project manager, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

Dr Anja Hellenschmidt, Learning Product Expert, RNW Media RNTC Media, The Netherlands