I@Home webinars

To further embrace the Faculty culture of internationalisation 'at home', the Faculty organises monthly I@Home webinars, aimed to inspire, connect and support teachers in exploring the possibilities of internationalisation within their own teaching practice. These webinars take place online through Zoom and require registration beforehand. After each webinar, a recording will be placed online so you can revisit the session anytime you wish.

Webinar 1 - 'Creating engagement and activity in online education'.

When?     Thursday the 26th of November from 10u00 - 11u30

Where?    Online Zoom meeting

Alastair CreelmanHow can we use digital platforms and tools to foster active learning and online collaboration? How can we mix synchronous and asynchronous learning spaces to ensure that everyone has a voice? This session will outline some principles and give examples of how to start designing more active online education.

Alastair Creelman, our guest speaker from Linnaeus University (Sweden) is a specialist in the field of online and distance education based in the section for higher education development. He mainly monitors developments in the field and is active in several national and international projects in areas such as distance/online learning, quality questions, open educational resources (OER), MOOCs, social media in education and virtual mobility (global classroom).


Webinar 2 - 'Good practices of I@Home'.

When?     Thursday the 17th of December from 10u00 - 11u30

Where?    Online Zoom meeting (link provided after registering)

During this second webinar we will invite various guest speakers to come and share their 'good practice' of Internationalisation@Home. Each guest speaker will provide us with information on their activity, format and used tools. This session is meant to spark inspiration and give inspiration on how Internationalisation@Home could be implemented in your own teaching practice. There will be plenty of room for dialogue and discussion during the session.

Presentation material

Webinar 3 - 'Supporting others in times of COVID-19, a global perspective'

When?     Thursday the 11th of February from 18u00 - 20u00

Where?    Online Zoom meeting

The limiting consequences of the COVID-19 virus is having a major impact on not only our day to day lives, but also on the global landscape of offering assistance. to others in the field of psychology, social work, disability studies and education. In this webinar, we are inviting various international guest speakers active in the psychological and pedagogical work field for an interactive panel talk on helping others in COVID-times.


Do you have any ideas or suggestions for possible future I@Home webinar topics? Be sure to leave your idea in our online suggestion box!

Contact information

Educational Innovation

Melissa De Wilde

Educational Innovation Consultant

E-mail: melissa.dewilde@ugent.be


International Office

Marisa Montero Perez

International Policy Advisor

E-mail: international.pp@ugent.be