Welcome to the International Summer Convention 2024 (ISC 2024)

International Summer Convention 2024 (ISC 2024) activities will be a mix of different workshops, research talks, and meetings, and are aimed at the teachers, lecturers, trainers, and academic staff who are working on international projects.

During the week we will be covering such topics and activities as:

  • Intercultural training
  • Research talks (more information about this element will be shared later, as there will be a possibility for several participants to present their research activities)
  • Workshop on the Cross-border projects
  • Workshop on how to run international projects
  • and the series of Project meetings.

We are also working on giving you the opportunity to exchange experience, see what is happening in our many other projects, talk to the different faculties and find new opportunities for your universities.

In order to submit the application for the event you will need to register in the DEE User Service of the Fachhochschule Dortmund. Please, follow the instructions below to do so.

(If you are registered in EduGain [you can connect to eduroam internet] please use Option B. If you cannot find your university in the list of organisation from Option B, then register manually as described in Option A)

Open the registration instructions


Downloadable programme in PDF Format: coming soon

9:30 – 10:00   

Opening and welcome reception at EFS 38b

Erasmus Representative at Department of Computer Science – Sonja Kuhnt (FHDo)
International Representative at Institute for Digitalisation of Work and Living Domains – Christian Reimann (FHDo)
Euclides Network Coordinator – Chris Huybrechts (UCLL)

10:00 – 10:45   

BIP experiences presentation
Björn Schäfer and Christian Reimann

Exchange of experiences from this year’s BIP Int’l Weeks and presentation of the new BIP applications by Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and Arts

10:45 – 11:00

Coffee break

12:30 – 14:00


11:00 – 12:30   

Campus tour    

14:00 – 17:00   

Speed dating International Weeks/BIPs
All organisers of BIPs (future BIPs)

The organisers of BIPs are invited to present the Int’l Weeks and find partners who would like to help in the (co-)organisation process of future events


Tour of Hövels Brewery followed by a joint dinner
Location: Hövels Hausbrauerei
Restaurant & Biergarten
Hoher Wall 5-7, 44137 Dortmund

9:30 – 11:00

Administrative arrangements BIPs
Dagmar Hösch and Julia Klein
Discussions in working groups: IIAs, Short mobility contracts, grants, students, staff, organizational questions

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 15:00

Visit at Phoenix des Lumières exhibition followed by a joint lunch
Departure to the exhibition: 11:30 a.m. Emil-Figge-Straße 19, 44227 Dortmund
Destination address: Phoenix des Lumières, Phoenixplatz 4, 44263 Dortmund

Departure to the city centre: 15:00 Phoenix des Lumières, Phoenixplatz 4, 44263 Dortmund
Destination address: Dortmund, Central Station FHDo has organised a bus for the group to take everyone to the exhibition and back to the city centre

15:00 – 16:00

Closing ceremony




From Dortmund Airport (DTM):

Take the “Airport Shuttle Bus” towards the direction of Holzwickede station. From there, take the train in the direction “Dortmund Hbf”. Follow the map on the right to get to the SON 96.

From Düsseldorf Airport (DUS):

Take the “S-Bahn S1/S21” towards the direction of Dortmund. Exit at “Dortmund Hbf”. Follow the map on the right to get to the SON 96.

S4 from Dortmund-Dorstfeld or Dortmund-Lütgendortmund, “Möllerbrücke” stop

  • Take the elevator on the left to the top.
  • Follow the left-hand bend until you reach Möllerbrücke. Stay on the left-hand side and follow the bridge to the end. Then cross the pedestrian crossing.
  • Then keep left and follow the road straight ahead for 500 meters.
  • Cross three side streets (Arneckestraße / Liebigstraße / Poppelsdorfer Straße), then the SON campus is on the right-hand side.

S4 from the direction of Unna, stop “Möllerbrücke”

  • Keep left on the platform and follow the path to the next street (Sonnenstraße).

  • Cross the street, keep left and follow the path. After crossing Poppelsdorfer Straße, the SON campus is on the right-hand side.

U42 from the direction of Hombruch and Grevel, “Möllerbrücke” stop

  • There is an elevator at the escalators that goes all the way to the top and is suitable for wheelchair users.
  • When you reach the “Sonnenstraße” exit, go straight ahead and keep right.
  • There is a pedestrian crossing on the left. Cross this. Then keep left and follow the road for 500 meters.
  • Cross three side streets (Arneckestraße / Liebigstraße / Poppelsdorfer Straße) and you will find the SON campus on the right-hand side.

The Sonnenstraße (SON) campus is located in the immediate vicinity of the B1 federal highway. The B1 can be reached via the A1, A44 and A45 highways.

From Kamener Kreuz, AK Do/Unna and Westhofener Kreuz

On the B1 take the exit “Dortmund-Zentrum”, at the exit turn right onto Ruhrallee (B54), at the 4th street turn left into Sonnenstraße.

From AK Do/Witten, AK Do-West and AK Do Northwest

On the B1, take the exit “ZVS/WDR” and turn right at the exit onto Wittekindstr. Then turn left at the traffic lights into Lindemannstraße, then turn right into “Neuer Graben”. At the 4th street turn left into Weisbachstraße and then left into Sonnenstraße.

In the Info Guide you can find information about:

  • accommodation possibilities;
  • public transportation;
  • places to eat and entertain;
  • other additional hints.