Project start-up meeting
The start-up meeting took place on December 16-19, 2010, at Yerevan State
University of Architecture and Construction (YSUAC). The following persons have
participated in the meeting:
Royal Institute of Technology (KTH),
Luis A. Ruiz, Polytechnical University of
of Applied Sciences (HFT),
Kornyliy Tretyak and Babiy
Lyubov, Lviv Polytechnical
of Construction and Architecture (KNUCA),
Varazdat Hovhannisyan, Arest
Yedoyan, YSUAC, Armenia
Hovik Sayadyan, Gurgen Yeghiazaryan,
Hovsep Petrosyan, Center for Geodesy and Cartography (CGC),
The main agenda of the start-up meeting is:
16: a one-day visit to the 4 Armenian partners.
At the three Armenian partner universities, the meeting participants met the
rector and also visited the department directly involved in the Tempus project.
of December 17:
opening ceremony of the Tempus project at
YSUAC. About 40 persons, including
representatives of all GIDEC partner institutions and major Armenian mass media,
participated in the ceremony. Lana Karlova from National Tempus Office of
has also attended the ceremony. Each partner institution gave a short introduction of
the institution and the project coordinator (Huaan Fan) presented the main
features of the project. After the ceremony, the coordinator and YSUAC
representatives were interviewed separately by the national television of
as well as several newspapers.
project planning meeting with local
coordinators (contact persons) of all partner institutions.
study tour to the
on ecological problems in the lake region and how Geographic Information
Systems (GIS) can be used to resolve these problems.
The project planning
has discussed following issues:
of the project plan
Establishment of the project management group
agreement between KTH and partner institutions
Project web sites
language training course for partner country (PC) staff
Preparation of GIS/geodesy training courses
Preparation of student obility
of a national advisory board in each PC
among geodesy/GIS stakeholders
A minutes from the start-up meeting has been
prepared by the coordinator and sent in January 2011 to meeting participants as
well as the National Tempus Officers (NTO) and Tempus officer at EACEA.
photos from the start-up meeting
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