On 21st October 2016 Zagreb Tempus team visited National University Odessa Law Academy and took part in the International Scientific and Practical Conference: Contemporary Legal Education – Experience of the Past and a View for the Future. Professor Horak and Assistant Poljanec held lecture on „Law Schools in the 21st Century – the Role, Perspectives and Challenges“. The aim of the presentation was to show and discuss new tendencies in the legal education – innovation, interdisciplinarity, orientation towards students, importance of student and staff exchanges as well as importance of dialogue among academia and practice.
In the Tempus Centre Professor Horak also held master class for NU OLA students on Croatian experiences in the EU negotation process. Staying at NU OLA was a chance to disseminate Project’s results among local academic community. Thus, Prof. Horak gave interviews for local TV station and she was also a guest in a TV show at Tertiy channel.
Mrs Željka Pitner, expert associate in the International Relations Office of the University of Zagreb, held lecture on new possibilities of exchange within Erasmus Plus projects. Professor Horak and Mrs Pitner also took part in several meetings concerning future possibilities of academic cooperation among NU OLA and UNIZG. This conference was an opportunity to show results of Tempus project 544117 and its contribution to the modernisation of legal education in PCs as well as an opportunity to discuss future forms of sustainable cooperation among two universities.