Liaison Office for North America, Blacksburg, Virginia
Established in: 2019
The Technical University of Darmstadt (TU Darmstadt) has built a high quality network of 20 well-chosen international universities on the North American continent; that is in Canada and the US.
The Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (US) is the Strategic Partner in the region for almost 20 years. Therefore, the Liaison Office for North America was granted to the Virginia Tech Campus in Blacksburg, Virginia (VA), US.
The office serves as contact point for all partners in North America. It is able to dedicate time and space for visionary as well as consolidating dialogues and talks. Its goal is to strengthen and deepen the existing partnerships and to make these sustainable relations more visible. Thus, it assists to develop programmes and projects, initiates research cooperation and advertises student exchange.
Furthermore, the Liaison Office represents TU Darmstadt at conferences, fairs and networking events as well as through university visits and other activities in the region.