Program Papers

Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at National University of «Kyiv-Mohyla Academy», Ukraine and
Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at Donetsk State University of Management, Ukraine
with financial support of Jean Monnet Programme, European Commission are pleased to invite you to take part in the
March 26, 2015

The aim of the Conference is to present the experiences of the two Jean Monnet Centers in Ukraine in Kyiv and Donetsk to wider community, to discuss the modern challenges of cooperation between the EU and Ukraine; to analyze the progress of integration of the Ukrainian academia into the European Higher Education Area and to promote the Jean Monnet Programme’s ideas and goals.

Target audience: representatives of academic community from Ukraine and foreign countries, Jean Monnet projects leaders, NGOs, national and international experts from a variety of professional backgrounds, public officials, policymakers.

The Conference Venue: Museum NaUKMA, Skovorody St.2, Kyiv Conference languages: Ukrainian, English

To register please email at: (subject: Jean Monnet Conference, March 26) Deadline: March 20, 2015. No registration fee. Additional information at: JMCE at NaUKMA webpage:

JMCE at DSUM webpage:


9.00 — 9.30 Registration of the participants

09.30 — 09.50 Opening session. Welcome address
■ Prof. Dr. Andriy Meleshevich, President (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy) NaUKMA
■ Prof.Dr. Svitlana Marova, Rector Donetsk State University of Management (DSUM)
■ Representatives of the Jean Monnet Programme (Brussels, Belgium) Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, National Erasmus+ Office in Ukraine, EU Delegation in Ukraine

10.00 —11.00 Plenary Session. European Higher Education Area: higher education institutions’ involvement in the EU and Ukraine
Prof. Dr. Enrique Banús, European Community Studies Association World President (not confirmed)
Anne-Marie Lizin, «The eastern partnership and the new european commission: the need of courage» Former Member of European Parliament (Brussels, Belgium)
(confirmed) Joanna Pesch-Konopka Project Officer — Jean Monnet Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) Brussels, Belgium (not confirmed) Olena Orzhel, National Erasmus+ Office in Ukraine

10.00 —11.30 Questions and answers

11.30 — 12.00 Coffee-break

12.00 —14.00 — Session 1. «The EU and Ukraine: economic cooperation, social partnership and intercultural dialogue: educational and research outcomes of JMCE at DSUM»
Moderator — Prof. Dr. Roman Petrov (JMCE at NaUKMA)
Prof.Dr. Ljudmila Batchenko, academic coordinator of JMCE at DSUM
Presentation: «Strategic partnership between the EU and Ukraine: gains and setbacks»
Prof.Dr. Nina Didenko, academic coordinator of the Jean Monnet Module «European social policy and models of social partnership» Presentation: «Social policy and social progress in the EU»
Dr. Irina Sikorskaya, academic coordinator of the Jean Monnet Module «Intercultural Europe: diversity and social cohesion» Presentation: «European integration processes: focus on international dialogue and education»

13.30 — 14.00 Questions and answers

14.00 — 15.00 Lunch

15.00 —16.30 — Session 2. «Integration of Ukrainian academia into European Higher Education Area (EHEA): educational and research outcomes of JMCE at NaUKMA» Modeartor — Prof. Dr. Ljudmila Batchenko (JMCE at DSUM)
Prof.Dr. Yuriy Bazhal, Head of the Chair of Economic Theory at the NaUKMA Presentation: «Integration of Ukrainian academia into EHEA: Economic Studies»
Prof.Dr. Roman Petrov, Head of Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence at the NaUKMA Presentation: «Іntegration of Ukrainian academia into EHEA: Legal Studies»
Dr.Tetyana Kyselova, academic coordinator of the Jean Monnet Module at the NaUKMA
Presentation: «Іntegration of Ukrainian academia into EHEA: individual research ranking and quotation index»

16.30 — 17.30 Discussion and conclusions

17.30 — 18.00 Concert. Ensemble di musica antica of NaUKMA

18.00 — 19.00 Conference dinner