CREATION OF A STRATEGIC STEERING COMMITTEE: THE MUSE INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD (MIAB)

Objective

The MUSE International Advisory Board (MIAB) is comprised of key foreign and French strategic partners to help achieve MUSE goals.

The MIAB will play a key consulting role in terms of steering and strategic guidance for the development of the MUSE initiative and provide recommendations in the areas of education, research, and international outreach.

Function

  • MIAB formulates recommendations to the MUSE Board of Directors
  • It is facilitated by MUSE Executive team

Composition

The strategic orientation committee is comprised of :

10 Strategic International Academic Partners:

  • 5 initial partners: WUR (NL), UC Davis (USA), Barcelona (ES), Uni. Heidelberg (DE), and U. Kyoto (JP)
  • 5 Southern partners (in line with MUSE geographical and institutional priorities identified in 2018): Pretoria (ZA), IAV Hassan II (MA), UCAD (SN), USP (BR), CAAS (CN), one university from South-East Asia (TBD).

8 Non-academic Partners:

Operating mode

The MIAB shall meet once a year (possibly alternating physical and virtual attendance every other year).

The first instance of this Board is scheduled to take place on 6 March 2019 in Montpellier, the day before the official launch of the Montpellier Advanced Knowledge Institute on Transitions (MAK’IT).

Programme of Wednesday, 6 March, 2019

Venue: Faculty of Law, entrance on Rue de l’Ecole Mage, Montpellier
Salle du Conseil, Building 1, 3rd floor