European University Alliance For Dual Education


As coordinators of the EU4DUAL - European University Alliance for Dual Education initiative, it is a pleasure for Mondragon Unibertsitatea to organise the first Presidential Conference of the alliance in Donostia/San Sebastian (Spain) on March 3rd, 2022.

The EU4DUAL European University Alliance on Dual Education is composed by Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg (Germany), Mondragon Unibertsitatea (Spain) FH JOANNEUM Gesellschaft mbH (Austria), Savonia UAS (Finland), ESTIA Institute of Technology (France),  Neumann János Egyetem (Hungary), PAR University College (Croatia), Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (Malta) and Koszalin University of Technology (Poland), who are professional higher education institutions strongly engaged with the business environments located in highly industrialised regions and have developed their own cooperative or dual education models where learners combine periods of practical apprenticeships in business and organisations with periods of academic learning.


3rd March

Donostia/San Sebastián (Basque Country - Spain) 

09:00am A bus will pick up the guests at each hotel for the transfer to Orona Ideo Campus
09:30am Welcome by the Rector of Mondragon University Dr. Vicente Atxa
09:40am Presentation of the Project by the Vice-Rector of Mondragon University Dr. Jon Altuna and the Project leader of DHBW Dr. Raimund Hudak
10:00am Presentation of the Universities participating on the Project
11:15am Coffee break
11:45am Panel discussion: objectives and expectations from each partner institutions - VP or Project leaders
12:30pm Presentation of the "Mission Statement" by the Vice-Rector of Mondragon University Dr. Jon Altuna 
12:45pm Welcoming words of the Deputy Minister of Universities and Research of the Basque Government Dr. Adolfo Morais
12:55pm Official photograph
13:00pm End of the Conference
13:15pm Transfer to Donostia-San Sebastián
13:30pm Lunch with "pintxos" in the Old Town
15:30pm Free time or guided tour to Chillidaleku Museum (Optional)
20:30pm Gala dinner


Most of the flights arrive in Bilbao airport, which is located about 100 kilometers from Donostia - San Sebastián. An alternative airport can be Biarritz airport (50 kilometers to Donostia - San Sebastián).

We recommend you to take a bus (Bilbao airport - San Sebastián), a taxi or to rent a car at the airport.


Hotel Costa Vasca

Avenida de Pío Baroja, 15, 20008 San Sebastián

Hotel ABBA San Sebastián

4 Frantzia Pasealekua, 20012 San Sebastián

Hotel NH Aranzazu

Vitoria-Gasteiz, 1 - 20018 San Sebastián

Hotel Silken Amara Plaza

Plaza Pío XII, 7, Amara - 20010 San Sebastián

Hotel Tres Reyes

Calle Dulce María Lynaz 7, 20014 San Sebastián