February 22-26, 2016
The Kick-Off-Meeting (KOM) of the TACES project took place in February 2016 (22nd – 26th of February) at TUD in Dresden/Germany. The main goal of the meeting was to discuss the project in general and to set the framework for the upcoming Master program especially the legal and administrative conditions. Further presentations focused on the practical experience of European Studies in Europe, the different approaches to Area Studies or Language Training in Area Studies. In addition, the Curriculum development was discussed. At the end of the KOM, the projects Action Plan was confirmed and the TACES Management Board as well as the TACES Advisory Board were founded. Last but not least, administrative and financial project management issues were presented and discussed.