EUSKAMPUS International team has organized a work session with RMIT representatives, in which the participation of SINNERGIAK, Autonomous Unit of EUSKAMPUS and the UPV/EHU has been outstanding. Also TECNALIA has taken part in this work session.
RMIT is one of the best educational and investigation institutions in Australia, and has a worldwide excellence reputation, especially in the innovation area due to their practical objectives oriented to resolution. It is one of the 100 first universities in the world ranking QS World University Rankings 2011. Their politics of expansion and international promotion started in the Asia-Pacific surroundings and has expanded in a natural way to all continents. In Europe, it has regional nodes, among others in Copenhague, together with the Copenhague Business School, where the Annual Congress EIT has recently taken place, in which EUSKAMPUS representatives have participated.
SINNERGIAK is a Social Innovation Centre that is born with the idea to promote the synergy between people and regional and international organizations in order to launch social innovation projects and experiences in the Basque Country. It is being promoted by the University of the Basque Country/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea within the framework of the EUSKAMPUS-Campus of International Excellence strategy. Such strategy is oriented to create an education, investigation, transference and innovation pole of international relevance with a local impact.