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Alumni Abroad

Hong Kong: Presentation by Prof. Ronald Holzhacker

Wanneer:do 15-06-2017
Aanvang:18:00
Eindtijd:22:00
Waar:Residence of the Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

The University of Groningen invites alumni in Hong Kong for a reception on June 15, 2017, at the Residence of the Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It is a nice opportunity to hear news about your Alma Mater and to meet Prof. Ronald Holzhacker. Prof. Holzhacker is an Ubbo Emmius professor, specializing in governance, institutional – civil society relations, and human rights. Over the past five years, he has led the SInGA (Spirit Indonesia Groningen) research group that focuses on governance and sustainable society, with PhD candidates with scholarships from the World Bank and the Dutch NUFFIC.  Last year he became the founding director of the Groningen Research Centre for Southeast Asia and ASEAN (SEA ASEAN). This group currently consists of 17 Ph.D. candidates from Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam.  UG President Sibrand Poppema and the Rector of Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia recently opened the Southeast Asia branch of SEA ASEAN in Yogyakarta.

Gerbrand Visser, Director of Alumni Relations and Fundraising, Ubbo Emmius Fund, University of Groningen will be your host for the event and will inform you on the recent developments at the University of Groningen and its Alumni Chapters.

Limited places are available for this event, so we encourage you to register via Eventbrite before June 7, 2017. Please feel free to share this invite with other UG alumni in your area. And if after registration you are unable to attend, please email us at internationalalumni@rug.nl, so that we can give others on the waiting list an opportunity to attend.

If you have any questions or suggestions please contact the International Alumni Office, internationalalumni@rug.nl

Read more about the alumni chapters of the Ubbo Emmius Fund of the University.

Prof. Ronald Halzhacker(left) and Gerbrand Visser(right)
Prof. Ronald Halzhacker(left) and Gerbrand Visser(right)