4 October 2021
Paving the way for the 2030 European Universities, will be the headline for Unite!'s first Branding Event happening within the 4th Unite! Dialogue Barcelona.
The fourth edition of Unite! summit event is approaching. Unite! lead by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC), will organise the IV Dialogue of the Unite! alliance which brings together the whole community. Now, for the first time, the 4th Unite! Dialogue Barcelona scheduled from the 29th of November until the 1st of December, will include the Unite! Branding Event which constitutes the major multiplier event and goes under the headline “Paving the way for the 2030 European Universities”. It aims to bring together all key actors for internal and external dissemination. A registration link for all participants will be published in the coming days.

 Every six months, staff and students from the seven participating universities gather together within Unite! provisions to discuss around the various themes and activities developed in Unite! The 4th Unite! Dialogue, organized by UPC, will take place on 29 and 30 November 2021 as a hybrid event, which might finally be 100% online depending on the COVID-19 security recommendations.

On November 29th diverse programmed meetings will take place including the Unite! Steering Committee and SURE! (Students in Unite! for Representation and Empowerment!) in the morning and the Unite! Governing Platform in the afternoon. In parallel to the Unite! Governing Platform session, we will hold the first meeting of the Open Innovation U! Community, open to all participants. After the network event, the first Branding Event is scheduled and it will focus on ethics and technology.

November 30th with the leitmotiv “Unite! past, present, and future” will be at the core of the event including slots on the recent advances, a slot: “Everything you ever wanted to know about Unite! but never dared to ask”, as well as a poster session (present) and a session of co-creation (future).

After the Dialogue, on 1 December 2021, the Unite! Branding Event will take place. In four thematic slots, a series of distinguished invited guests will stimulate the discussion in their perception of the future of Higher Education in Europe from their role as key stakeholders of the process.

The final program that will be distributed with an invitation to register. Participants attending in person and online will both need to register through the same platform.