Heraklion Campus 18-22 May 2020

Dear Erasmus Partners, Collegues and Friends,

It is our pleasure to announce the organization of our 4th International Week for Teaching Staff , which this year is hosted by the Department of Business Administration and Tourism. Colleagues from other faculties and departments are of course welcome to contribute.(For teaching visit arrangements please contact the respective departmental academic coordinators )

This will take place in Heraklion , the main academic campus of the Hellenic Mediterranean University (former TEI of Crete), from 18 to 22 May 2020.

The theme of this year’s International Week is ” Enhancing the Development of Soft Skills through Innovative Teaching Methods in Higher Education”. Main topics include, but are not limited to:

  1. The importance of soft skills for business Administration and tourism graduates.
  2. Innovative teaching methods in higher education.
  3. New Technologies for teaching and learning- The digital era in higher education teaching methods.
  4. Bridging the gap between higher education graduates ‘ skills and Industry needs.
  5. Insights into future trends in business , hospitality and tourism studies.
  6. Applications and presentation of best practices in teaching and learning for business , tourism and hospitality students.

Aiming to enhance students’ Internationalization experience at the Hellenic Mediterranean University , lectures and teaching staff from our partner institutions are invited to deliver lectures to our U/G and P/G students , as well as to our Erasmus incoming students. Classes are taught in English and are scheduled to take place daily from 09:00 to 16:00, between Monday 18th to Wednesday 20th of May.On Thursday , May 21th ,participants will have the opportunity to visit the University’s campus in Rethymno , where they will meet with the participants from the International Week that being organizated by the Department of Electroncs Engineering (in Chania campus).

There will also be opportunities for networking and socializing , including guided tours to Knossos Minoan palace and the Heraklion Archaelogical Museum.

If you wish to attent, please complete the online registration  form no later than the 13th of March 2020. You will be notified by email for the final approval of your application for registration by the 20th of March 2020

We very much hope to welcome you at the Hellenic Mediterranean University – Heraklion Campus!

Yours faithfully,

ERASMUS TEAM , International Office , Crete, HMU


Chania Campus 18-22 May 2020

The 7th Erasmus Week of Hellenic Mediterranean University (former TEI of Crete) is organized from the Department of Electronics Engeneering in Chania, Crete, the week 18th to 22th of May 2020, under the General subject “Electronics & ICT for future”. During the week we may discuss subjects such as Robotics and Artificial Intellligence , Data Science , IoT , Blockhain Technologies , New electronics: plastic electronics, fabric electronics, transparent electronics, Environmental Technologies, Soft Skills Develpment , New Teaching Techniques and Tools, Multiplier Events and not only. If you are interested to participate , either as a lecturer or as staff trainee, please fill out the google form in the link below.

You can also participate as a lecturer to the parallel teaching week of the Department of Business Administration & Tourism (in Heraklion). In any case you can fill out your application in the following form.


The week is supported by Erasmus program and you may use the funds given to your University for teaching and staff training mobility.

You will be informed if you are selected to participate by an invitation letter send to you before the 1st of Aplril.


Sincerely Yours

On behalf of the Organisation Committee

Yiannis Kaliakatsos

Department of Eng. & International Realation Office