The rector of the University of Economics in Bratislava, Prof. Ferdinand Daňo, welcomed on 19 November 2018 on her own request the ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Indonesia to Slovakia, H.E. Ms. Adiyatwidi Adiwoso Asmady. The ambassador was accompanied by Ms. Lely Meiliani, economic and cultural counsellor at the Indonesian embassy.
In the week between 11 and 16 November 2018 the Slovak part of the EUROMATES exchange programme took place on premises of the University of Economics in Bratislava. This year students from Czech Republic and Poland came to participate.
On Wednesday, 14 November 2018 on 10:00 CET in the Assembly Hall of the University of Economics in Bratislava an election of the rector of the University of Economics in Bratislava for the term from 1 February 2018 to 31 March 2023 took place as a part of the Academic Senate meeting.
On 13 November 2018 the ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Indonesia to the Slovak Republic, H.E. Ms. Adiyatwidi Adiwoso Asmady visited the University of Economics in Bratislava and gave a lecture in Diplomacy in Practice lecture series. The ambassador was welcomed befor the lecture on behalf of the rector, Mr Ferdinand Daňo, by the vice-rector for international relations, Mr Boris Mattoš. Mr Dahnny Perkassa Arslan, responsible for the economic agenda, was also present at the meeting.
On November 6, 2018 Chargé d’Affaires of the Embassy of Canada to Slovakia, Mr John von Kaufmann visited the University of Economics and delivered a lecture within the Diplomacy in Practice lecture series.
The Faculty of Economic Informatics at the University of Economics in Bratislava (EUBA) received a respected international accreditation ACCA for their programmes Accountancy and Audit and Accountancy and Financial Management. The University of Economics in Bratislava was granted an exemption from the accounting examinations which are required for the membership in ACCA. The certificates were awarded on 25 October 2018.
On 23 October 2018, the ambassador of the People’s Republic of China, H.E. Mr Lin Lin was a guest in the Diplomacy in Practice lecture series. The ambassador was welcomed before the lecture by the rector of the University of Economics in Bratislava, Mr Ferdinand Daňo. Mr Boris Mattoš, vice-rector for international relations and Ms Jana Blštáková, vice-dean for international relations at the faculty of Business Management presented the international cooperation with Chinese academic and research institutions at the meeting.
Rector of the University of Economics in Bratislava, Mr Ferdinand Daňo, received on October 22, 2018 a delegation from the Kyiv National Economic University named after Vadym Hetman (KNEU) led by the rector of this university Prof. Dmytro Lukianenko. The members of the ukrainian delegation were Prof. Viktor Chuzhykov, vice-rector for international relations, Prof. Liubov Lukianenko from the Department of International Accounting and Audit, and Ms Roksoliana Liubachivska, director of the Centre for International Academic Cooperation.
The University of Economics in Bratislava awarded the honorary scientific degree Doctor Honoris Causa to Univ. Doz. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Andreas Wörgötter, representing the University of Technology in Vienna, during the ceremonial session of the Scientific Council of the University of Economics in Bratislava on 16 October 2018.
October 16, 2018 saw another from a series of stimulating lectures within the Diplomacy in Practice lecture series, this time with the ambassador of New Zealand, H.E. Ms Nicole Roberton. The embassy is located in Vienna, Austria and ambassador Roberton is accredited for Slovakia, Slovenia, Austria, Hungary and international organizations located in Austria. Prior to her lecture, the ambassador was greeted on behalf of the rector, Mr Ferdinand Daňo, by the vice-rector for international cooperation, Mr Boris Mattoš.
V týždni 15. - 19. októbra 2018 privíta Ekonomická univerzita v Bratislave zástupcov zo 17 zahraničných univerzít z viacerých európskych i mimoeurópskych krajín v rámci 7. edície Medzinárodného týždňa. Podujatie otvorí rektor Ekonomickej univerzity v Bratislave, prof. Ferdinand Daňo a veľvyslanec Japonska na Slovensku, J.E. pán Jun Shimmi, ktorý udelil nad týmto podujatím záštitu. EU v Bratislave organizuje 7. edíciu Medzinárodného týždňa s podporou programu Erasmus+.
On behalf of the rector, Prof. Ferdinand Daňo, the vice-rector for academic projects management, Assoc. Prof. Jana Péliová received Prof. François Vellas, the president of AIUTA, the International Association of Universities of the Third Age, director of the University of the Third Age in Toulouse, France and professor of international economics at the University of Toulouse.