International Advisory Board
The IAB provides advice, and makes proposals and initiatives for Laurea’s board of directors and other professionals in concern. Tacit knowledge regarding the development of HEIs and their collaboration with external organisations and society, in the various parts of the world, has been exchanged. Furthermore, benchmarking, evaluation and networking takes place among the IAB and Laurea.
The IAB operations with Laurea are based both on strategic board meetings and on operative collaboration among individuals and their networks. During the term 2013-2016, the strategic aim of the board is to specifically, promote Laurea's strategic intent to be an internationally acknowledged university of applied sciences in future expertise and regional development in the metropolitan area in 2015.
Members of International Advisory Board 2017-2020
Marion Bogo, Professor, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social work, University of Toronto, Canada
Igor Denisov, D.Sc., Head of the department, Professor Plekhanov Russian University of Economics (PRUE), Academic Department of Management Theory and Business Technologies, Russia
Hiroo Hagino, Ph.D., Professor,Tohoku Fukushi University, Department of Social Welfare,Sendai, Japan
Roy Marcus, Chairperson Of Council, Professor University of Johannesburg, South Africa
Joëlle Mastelic, Professor UAS, Office Maison de l’Entrepreneuriat
Tim Minshall, Dr, Head of the Centre for Technology Management, Reader in Technology and Innovation Management
Institute for Manufacturing Cambridge University Engineering Department
Jongtae Rheem Professor, Dr., Dean of International Affairs Dongguk University Faculty of Industrial Engineering, Seoul, Dongguk Univ. South Korea
Sudhanshu Rai, Director of Indian Relations, Associate Professor of Innovation in emerging economies, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Tan Shaobin Professor, Assistant President for International Affairs, Xiamen University, China
Fernando Vilariño Ph.D., Associate Director at Computer Vision Centre (CVC). Associate Professor at Comp. Science Dep. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Spain