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Preparation for HERD Kick-off Meeting, 21 February, 2019

The preparation meeting of HERD consortium members was held on February 21s, at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University which stands as the leading partner of the project. Consortium members discussed the agenda of kick-off meeting for February 27-28 and identified administrative as well as legal and logistic responsibilities of partners, for successful implementation of the project. ...


HERD Kick-off Meeting, 27-28 February, 2019

The kick-off meeting of HERD project (under the EU co-funded Erasmus+KA2 program) was held on February 27-28 at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University which stands as the leading partner of the project. Rector of TSU, George Sharvashidze, Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, Irina Abuladze, Head of National Erasmus+ Office, Georgia, Lika Glonti, academics and students attended the first working meeting. The agreements for the partnership were signed betwe ...


HERD consortium member meetings for preparation of the TOR for RM software purchasing

HERD consortium held five meetings for arranging purchase process of TOR for RM software. Meetings took place on March 11 and 25, April 1 and 18, June 11 and were attended by IT department representatives of partner universities. During the meetings, WP leader TSU IT department with the representatives of partner university IT departments presented details of Research Management software purchasing process. ...


HERD Steering Committee Meeting, 24th of June, 2019

HERD steering Committee Meeting was held in Tbilisi, at Tbilisi State Medical University, which is one of the HERD partner universities. During the meeting participants discussed Media Communication Strategy and Project Quality Management Plan of the HERD project. Meeting members conferred ideas on Stock taking report on needs assessment of R&D in Georgia and the best practices regarding project goals. Project Manager, Prof. Marine Chitashvili presented brief information about agreement a ...


HERD Training in Research and Development strategy based on the shared experience from the UCA, Batumi, 26-28 of June, 2019

On June 26-28, one of the project partners, Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University hosted a three-days training within the framework of HERD project. The representatives of University of Côte d'Azur (UCA) shared their experience by using six step training, based on a participatory approach. During the workshop, several key points of the Research & Development strategy were discussed: purpose, structure, objectives, steps that are typically undertaken while building the research str ...


One-week study visit of HERD Project delegation at Université Côte d'Azur

Following the training on R&D strategy delivered in Batumi (Georgia) last June by UNS/Université Côte d'Azur staff involved in research management at steering level and at support level, Université Côte d'Azur welcomed representatives of Georgian universities and research institutions in the framework of the HERD project (Erasmus + p ...