The kick-off meeting of the UZDOC project took place in Brussels (Belgium) on the 14th and 15th January 2014. All partners were repesented at the conference, in which the project was discussed. The presentations and discussion on the first day centered around the budget, administrative managment, and the quality assurance plan. Day two saw discussion on the current state of Uzbek doctoral studies as well as good practices and dissemination of the project.
During the conference, the project workplan and the dates of the following meeting, the UZDOC First Study Visit, were approved. The procedure to carry out the first deliverables was also agreed within this meeting.