News & Events

Training Module 3 will be finally held online from 19th to 23rd April, 2021. It is the last series of seminars of the DIES International Deans’ Course Latin America 2020/2021 and it will focus on soft skills such as Communication Skills and Networking, Media Strategy, Leadership and Diversity Management. We wish the attendees not only to take advantage of the expertise of speakers, but also that the learning process is both pleasurable for them personally and beneficial for their home institutions.

Date: 10 February 2021

External Expert: Daniel Scacchi

Institution: Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Argentina


Date:  3 February 2021

External Expert: Jocelyne Gacel-Avila

Institution: Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico


Date: 27 January 2021

External Expert: Jesus Sebatian

Institution: Centro Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Spain


Date: 20 January 2021

External Expert: Claudio Rama

Institution: Universidad de la Empresa, Uruguay


Date: 13 January 2021

External Expert: Luis Becerra

Institution: Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia

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Date: 16 December 2020

External Expert: Norberto Fernandez Lamarra

Institution: National University of Tres de Febrero, Argentina

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Date: 17 February 2021

External Expert: Jaime Alberto Camacho Pico

Institution: Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia


University of Alicante and the Saarland University hosted the first two online modules of this 9th edition of the International Deans’ Course LatinAmerica.

Supported with funds provided by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) the Programme ‘Dialogue on Innovative Higher Education Strategies’ (DIES) aims to strengthen higher education management capacities in developing countries.