Recognition & Rewards Festival

Friday February 4th, from 9:30 to 16:30h 

During the Recognition & Rewards Festival we will discuss the opportunities, challenges and dilemmas of culture and system change with you. Additionally, we offer several workshops focusing on specific elements of recognising and rewarding academics differently.

In the table below you will find the programme during the day. You can register for the Festival and the workshops by filling in the register form:
REGISTER

More information about the workshops can be found here:
WORKSHOPS

09.30 - 10.00hOpening Recognition & Rewards FestivalWelcome by Programme Manager Kim Huijpen
10.00 - 10.45hLooking back and looking forward Together with members of the steering group we start the day and welcome you to the event. During this round table session, the speakers will reflect on the Recognition & Rewards programme and look forward on the upcoming period.
10.45 - 11.15hRound Table Recognition of teamwork and team spirit

With Marian Joëls, Tanya Bondarouk, Jaap Paauwe, Paul Boselie.
During this Roundtable Discussion we will discuss one of the main themes of this Recognition & Rewards Festival: the recognition of teamwork and team spirit. During this session we will discuss the insights and conclusions from several projects and initiatives related to teamwork and team spirit. We will address questions like:
- How can we describe teamspirit attitude and behaviours?
- How do you know if your team is working well?
- What specific practices enable good functioning of teams?
- How do you ensure openness, safety and inclusivity in teams?
- How can team effort be recognised?
- How can we assess teams?
11:15 - 11:30h Short breakConnect and work together! We cannot change academic career assessment on our own. We need to work together in the Netherlands and beyond to change the recognition and rewards of academics We would like to encourage you to make use of all the possibilities we have created for online networking. Join our Speed date carousel or start a video call with another participant.
11.30 - 12.30hWorkshop round 1: TeamsWe will split up into groups in which participants can discuss team spirit and team assessment in more depth.
12.30 - 13.15hLunch breakConnect and work together! We cannot change academic career assessment on our own. We need to work together in the Netherlands and beyond to change the recognition and rewards of academics We would like to encourage you to make use of all the possibilities we have created for online networking. Join our Speed date carousel or start a video call with another participant. Don't forget to bring your own lunch though.
13.15 - 14.15hWorkshop round 2: Dialogue on dilemma'sAfter lunch, attention will turn to a number of dilemmas. How does the Recognition and Rewards Programme influence our international position? What do we include and exclude when assessing research applications? How do university rankings relate to Recognition & Rewards? We will discuss these dilemmas in subgroups.
14.15 - 14.30hBreak
14.30 - 15.30hWorkshop round 3: Good practicesThe last workshop round includes good practices. In groups we will discuss practices on assessment, careerpaths, change approach, and dialogues.
15.30 - 16.00hPlenary closureThe festival will end with another plenary session, in which we reflect on dialogues of the day and leadership in academia.