Agneta Bladh visits Linnaeus University Summer Academy on July 26 to give a lecture on the theme Competencies for tomorrow – challenges for higher education. The lecture will take place in the grand auditorium at Kalmar Maritime Academy between 10-12.
Agneta Bladh was Rector of University of Kalmar (now part of Linnaeus University), Sweden, between 2004 and 2009. From 1998 to 2004, Dr Bladh served as State Secretary at the Swedish Ministry of Education and Science, responsible for Higher Education and Research. In this role, she was one of the signatories of the Bologna Declaration. Dr Bladh was 2012-2014 a member of the EU High Level Group on Modernisation of Higher Education. During 2017-2018, Dr Bladh is appointed by the Swedish government as special examiner of Internationalisation at Swedish Higher Education Institutions.