Doktorego Eguna 2021

First publication date: 09/07/2021


The Doktorego Eguna event, organised by the UPV/EHU Doctoral School (DocS), was held on 29th June at 11:00 a.m. in the Mitxelena auditorium at the Bizkaia Aretoa in Bilbao. The event was also streamed.

The session included a special guest performance by the acclaimed bertsolari Miren Artetxe Sarasola, PhD in sociolinguistics, and the final of the “Open the door to our doctoral programmes” competition, in which teams of doctoral students from the DocS presented a video aimed at promoting the UPV/EHU doctoral training programmes. The members of these teams came from 9 different countries, and during the event, two teams connected live from Chile and Colombia. Over 1200 people took part in the online voting.

These are the 11 teams that reached the final:

  • 2Industry
  • Alianza Vasco-Colombo-Brasileña
  • Atlantikoa
  • DOKe in Mind
  • DOKe News
  • eTKDOM
  • IKEA
  • Piztu
  • Team Colombia
  • Wallmapu

A total of 5 awards were given:

Winning video: ZHEMCHUG

Team members

  • Suna Şeyma Uçar
  • Olia Toporkov

First runner-up: IKEA

Team members

  • Asier Arizala Goñi
  • Asier Brull Mesanza
  • Alejandro López García
  • Patrick Vermander García

Second runner-up: Atlantikoa

Team members

  • Mikel Gómez Gastiasoro
  • Alfonsina Leranoz

Special award for transdisciplinary approach: DOKe in Mind

Team members

  • Harbil Bediaga Bañeres
  • Beatriz Isabel Donayre Guerrero

Special award for international dimension: DOKe News

Team members

  • Joscha Kruse
  • Sara Luisa Marina Barbier 
  • Stefan Merkens