KICK-OFF Meeting

The official inauguration of the project took place on April 14, 2014, in the Alumni Club of the Warsaw University of Technology. The meeting was attended by 40 representatives of supporting institutions, academics and project team. The steering committee, chaired by Prof. Józef Modelski, met at 9:30.

The first part of the meeting was conducted by the project manager – Prof. Modelski. The Vice-Rector of the Warsaw University of Technology, Prof. Krzysztof Lewenstein, delivered the welcome address. Afterwards, Prof. Modelski described the project’s foundations, while guests have described the scientific and business environment constituting the framework for the Polish universities educating in multimedia operate. This part was concluded by the speech by Dr. Krzysztof Orleański, the head of Multimedia Laboratory of NTNU, who is an expert supporting the project.

In the second part the module leaders have presented the work programmes for their respective areas and opened topical discussions regarding the specifics of the study programme. The discussion was continued as the participants enjoyed light refreshments together.