USN Staff Week 2019 - Global Mindset in Industry, Partnerships and Higher Education

For the first time, the University of South-Eastern Norway invite Erasmus+ partners to a Staff Week. The event will be held at campus Krona in Kongsberg from June 3rd to June 6th, 2019.

03 Jun

Practical information

The Staff Week 2019 will be at campus Kongsberg, therefore this seminar will be extra relevant for staff from partner institutions connected administratively or academically to the academic fields at the campus: Technology and engineering, lighting design and optometry. 

From the USN Strategy 2017-2021:

"Through professional and industry-oriented research and education, the university contributes knowledge and skills for solving the world's climate, energy and poverty challenges, ensuring the sustainability of the welfare state and strengthening interpersonal relationships in a globalised world."

Preliminary Programme for USN Staff Week

Monday June 3


Welcoming Reception 20:00.

Tuesday June 4

Opening Day

Thematic relevance

Several presenters on this day, one of them is Pellegrino Riccardi

Wednesday June 5

Parallel Sessions:





Thursday June 6

Collective Session

Closing Remarks

Lunch 12.00

Departure after lunch

A detailed programme with speakers and social programme details will be added to the event page later on. 

Invitation letter Staff Week.


The event is open for maximum 50 international participant and 30 USN staff participants. All international participants must be employed at an Erasmus+ Partner Instiution. Make sure to find your home university in partnership portfolio before registering. 

Registration deadline is March 15, 2019 and the registration form opens December 1, 2018.

EARLY-BIRD: The fee for the conference is 62 EURO (incl.VAT) if you book before FEBRUARY 1st.

After this date, the fee is 125 EURO (incl. VAT).

This fee is non-refundable. Included in this fee is lunch and dinner all of the seminar days, and transport to the dinners. In addition there will be a cultural programme.  


Meanwhile, please do not hesitate to contact us for more information and to register for the event.


Welcome to Kongsberg! 

Please follow this link for more information about campus Kongsberg and turn up the sound and click on full screen to check out our brand-new campus video below.