Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences is one of the education partners in an exciting new project advancing robotics technology in the east Netherlands, that will strengthen the country’s smart industry and result in employment growth.
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Wittenborg University’s senior lecturer, Dr Saskia Harkema, recently led the first Winter Academy of the ESTIEM Student Network in Turkey.
Students from the Aventus college of further education have recently been involved in a project to test a tool developed as part of the GREAT r
Want to start your own business in the Netherlands? From 1 January 2016, start-up entrepreneurs from outside the EU will be granted more time in the Netherlands to develop their idea from paper-plan to fully fledged business. Currently start-ups from outside the EU are granted one year to get their business going and growing, now it has effectively been extended to 3 years - subject to certain conditions.
Senior lecturer, Dr Saskia Harkema, made a presentation on the sustainable use of energy by SMEs at the "Circular Economy" conference held at the Media Plaza in Utrecht in
'Whisky Burn' - New Book from Wittenborg University Press Takes Readers on the Scottish Whisky Trail by Vespa - If you are a Scotch whisky fan and want to know more about the distilleries that produce them or fancy the idea of a journey through Scotland’s highlands and islands, then British author and painter Ben Birdsall’s latest book, Whisky Burn is for you. Birdsall spent one summer traveling for 3 weeks from one distillery to the other on his old Vespa, savoring the diverse range of flavours the region has to offer.
MEP Sean Kelly on the GREAT Project: "..well done for develop such tools to promote renewable energy for SMEs!"
Just days after receiving his PhD, the coordinator of Wittenborg
As the refugee crisis in Europe deepens, the past week has seen an overwhelming surge from ordinary people reaching out to the stranded refugees. Dr Saskia Harkema, a senior lecturer from Wittenborg University, set up an organization called Faces of Change which seeks to empower refugees through education.