During the opening ceremony, which was attended by Secretary General of Universities from the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, Federico Morán, the baton of the presidency of the Sectorial Committee has been passed from University of Murcia President José Antonio José Antonio Cobacho to University of Burgos President Alfonso Murillo.
Morán, who has been responsible for opening the session with a presentation on the vision of the Spanish University in the European context, has taken a look at some of the issues related to legislation and issuance of degree certificates affecting all CRUE members.
At this opening ceremony, José Antonio Cobacho highlighted the exemplary relationship between private and public universities in his years as the head of the Committee and insisted on organising and strengthening the structure and role of the Spanish University Presidents. Meanwhile, incoming president Alfonso Murillo believes that such meetings are essential to address issues and close resolutions with an impact and applied to all universities. Manuel Palomar stressed the importance to continue to work on issues managed by our university registrars that concern all of us. The UA President, who appreciated the attendance of the Secretary General for Universities, stressed that it sis essential for CRUE to know the line of work pursued by the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports, mainly in legislation.
The conference will continue this afternoon and tomorrow, Friday, 13 June, during the morning session. The closing ceremony is scheduled for 1.30 pm.
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