Workshop: KNOWLEDGE, DIVERSITY AND PERFORMANCE IN EUROPEAN HIGHER EDUCATION. EVALUATION AND RANKINGS IN A CHANGING LANDSCAPE, 12 February 2014, 14:30-19:30, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5, Aula Conversi Department of Physics

Data dell'evento: 
Wednesday, 12 February, 2014 - 14:30
Luogo: 
Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5 00185 Roma Aula Conversi Department of Physics Marconi Building
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Workshop

 

 

KNOWLEDGE, DIVERSITY AND PERFORMANCE IN EUROPEAN HIGHER EDUCATION.

EVALUATION AND RANKINGS IN A CHANGING LANDSCAPE

 

 

Wednesday 12 February 2014

14:30-19:30

Venue: Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5 00185 Roma

Aula Conversi

Department of Physics

Marconi Building

 

14:30-15:10 Welcome and institutional opening

Luigi Frati, Rector, Sapienza University of Rome

Giancarlo Ruocco, Vice-Rector for Policies of Research, Sapienza University of Rome

 

15:10-15:30 Opening

15:10-15:30 Knowledge, Diversity and Performance in European Higher Education.

(Edited by) Andrea Bonaccorsi, University of Pisa (on leave), Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research Institutes (ANVUR)

 

15:30-16:50 Session 1. Evaluation

Chair: Marco Schaerf, Sapienza University of Rome

 

15:30-15:50 The role of metrics in the multi-dimensional assessment of academic research impact

Henk F. Moed, Senior scientific Advisor Elsevier, Amsterdam

Gali Halevi, Senior Analyst and Program Director, Elsevier, New York

15:50-16:10 A quantitative approach to compare heterogeneous academic fields at national level

Giancarlo Ruocco, Sapienza University of Rome

16:10-16:30 University competition for students and local economic development

Stefano Paleari, University of Bergamo, President of the Italian Conference of Rectors (CRUI)

Michele Meoli, University of Bergamo

16:30-16:50 Bibliometric evaluation vs informed peer-review

Tullio Jappelli, University of Naples Federico II

 

16:50-17:20 Coffee break                                         

 

17:20-18:00 Session 2. Rankings

Chair: Giancarlo Ruocco, Sapienza University of Rome

 

17:20-17:40 Ratings and rankings: Voodoo or Science?

Andrea Saltelli, Weber Anke, Michaela Saisana,European Commission, Joint Research Center Ispra

17:40-18:00 Rankings and university performance: a conditional multidimensional approach

Cinzia Daraio, Sapienza University of Rome

 

18:00-19:00 Session 3. Panel Discussion

Chair: Tiziana Catarci, Vice-Rector for Infrastructures and Technologies, Sapienza University of Rome

 

Stefano Fantoni, President of ANVUR

Philippe Larédo, IFRIS and Manchester Business School

Marco Mancini, Head of the Department of University, AFAM and Research (MIUR) (tbc)

Marco Schaerf,Sapienza University of Rome

Alberto Zigoni, SciVal Elsevier, Amsterdam

 

19:00-19:30 Summary and Conclusions

Alessandro Schiesaro, Sapienza University of Rome and MIUR

 

Contatto: 
daraio@dis.uniroma1.it