CORRUPTION RISKS IN HIGHER EDUCATION
We invite you to a press event and a roundtable discussion organized by Transparency International to launch the 2013 Global Corruption Report: Education
The “Global Corruption Report: Education” presents the experience gathered from all over the world, and shows the corruption dilemmas one can encounter in the education system. Besides the global report we launch the “Corruption in the Hungarian higher education” research conducted by Kutatópont and TI Hungary.
Gareth Sweeny, editor in chief, Global Corruption Report: Education József Péter Martin, executive director,Transparency International Hungary László Vasa, deputy chief of cabinet, State Secretariat for Higher Education Nguyen Thi Kieu Vien, coordinator,Global Transparency Education Network Dona Kosturanova, president,Youth Education Forum (Macedonia) Réka Csécsi, researcher, Kutatópont Vid Doria, secretary general, Transparency International Slovenia András Szakács, journalist, Átlátszó Oktatás
PRESS EVENT - 1 October, 14:00 - 15:15
14:00 – 14:02 Welcome speech: József Péter Martin, Executive Director of Transparency International Hungary 14:02-14:10 Opening remarks: Tamás Szűcs, European Commission Head of Representation 14:10 – 14:25 Presentation of the 2013 Global Corruption Report: Gareth Sweeney, Editor-in-Chief, Global Corruption Report on Education, Transparency International 14:25-14:35 Presentation of TI-Hungary’s “Corruption in the Hungarian Higher Education System” study: József Péter Martin, Executive Director of Transparency International Hungary 14:35-14:50 Q&A
14:50-15:15 Coffee Break
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION - 1 October, 16:00 - 18:00
15:30-15:55 Participants registration and networking drink
15:55-16:00 Opening remarks: Emese Hortobágyi, head of people engagement programs, Transparency International Hungary
Panel 1 – Corruption in Education: Current situation and practices Facilitator: Nguyen Thi Kieu Vien
16:00 – 16:15 László Vasa, deputy chief of cabinet, State Secretariat for Higher Education: Quality assurance systems to prevent abuse
16:15-16:30 Gareth Sweeney, Editor-in-Chief, Global Corruption Report on Education, Transparency International: Key highlights from the Global Corruption Report on Education
16:30-16:45 Réka Csécsi, researcher at Kutatópont Kft.: Key findings from TI Hungary’s recent study “Corruption in the Hungarian tertiary education system”
16:45-17:00 Q & A and discussion
Panel 2 – Fighting corruption in Education: Innovative solutions and approaches Facilitator: József Péter Martin
17:00-17:20 Dona Kosturanova, President, Youth Education Forum, Macedonia: Tacking corruption in higher education though Youth engagement and network approach: Experience from Anti corruption Students Network in SSE and Transparent Education Network
17:20-17:30 Nguyen Thi Kieu Vien, coordinator of The Global Transparency Education Network-GTEN: Various anti-corruption approaches and initiatives
17:30-17:40 Vid Doria, Secretary General, TI Slovenia: The Youth in Action Booklet: how can the younger generation be taught about anti-corruption?
17:40-17:48 András Szakács, journalist at ‘Transparent Education’ Blog: Experiences of a young journalist group in Hungary
17:48-18:00 Q & A and discussion
18:00-18:05 Final remarks and conclusions: József Martin Péter and Nguyen Thi Kieu Vien
The event will be held in Hungarian and English, interpretation will be provided.