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Navitas 2020 Partners Conference, Dubai

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Navitas held its annual Partners Conference in Dubai this year, celebrating its 20th anniversary and focusing on what the industry and future student might look like in 20 years time, with a theme of 20:20 vision. Important education agency partners from around the world joined the company for a three-day event that encouraged networking and…

Open Doors Briefing, Washington DC

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New data from the Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange was the subject of a briefing on November 17 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Speakers included Evan M. Ryan, Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs and Allan E. Goodman, President and CEO, Institute of International Education. For The PIE’s coverage of the…

BOSSA/GSM USA Roadshow 2014

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The BOSSA Chinese Study Abroad Agency Roadshow USA 2014 ran November 3-7  and visited institutions in New Jersey, New York and Massachusetts as well as fairs held at Drew University, Fredonia State University of New York and Springfield College. During the event 19 agencies met with nearly 40 institutions and associations. The week-long tour was…

The PIE tea towel hall of fame – Berlin

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Our latest PIE tea towels went down a storm at the ICEF Berlin Workshop. Check out the photos of our loyal PIE fans from across the world waving their tea towels in our PIE tea towel hall of fame.

UK NARIC annual conference, London

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The UK NARIC annual conference attracted over 350 delegates from higher education institutions and industry associations from across the UK and even further afield such as China and Canada, who gathered for the two-day event in London. Highlights included an opening address from Baroness Garden of Frognall, Tier 4 updates from the Home Office and several…

ICEF Berlin Workshop – Tuesday

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After a jam-packed two days filled with meetings, delegates at the ICEF Workshop left Berlin in style with parties hosted by GLS, MEI Ireland, Oxford International Education Group, ILAC, Inline Marketing, LAL, DPMC and the British Embassy.

ICEF Berlin Workshop – Monday

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Day two of the ICEF Berlin Workshop was the first full day of business appointments, with an 8am start and absolutely packed conference venue at the Intercontinental Hotel. Attendees segued from professional to party for a evening of dinner and dancing that saw the most international and energetic dancefloor that The PIE has seen in some time.

Universities UK Europe Conference, London

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The UK HE International Unit partnered with DAAD and Institut Français hosted a conference to discuss opportunities and challenges that the EU provides for HE. Vivienne Stern, Director of the UK HE International Unit said the current debate about Europe in the UK made the theme of the conference and the International Unit’s work “especially timely.”

ICEF Berlin Workshop – Sunday

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The first day of the busy annual ICEF Workshop saw the ALTO annual event held on the fringes of the workshop along with many other seminar sessions. A networking event was also held before the two days of business appointments began.

COSA Forum and CACIE Reception, Beijing

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On 24-25 November the China Overseas Study Association hosted a B2B event and Forum on Study Abroad at the China National Convention Centre in Beijing, ahead of the China Education Association for International Exchange.

Forum on Education Abroad, Barcelona

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Barcelona’s Universitat Pompeu Fabra played host to more than 400 delegates for the Forum on Education Abroad’s second European Conference. Discussions centered around Europe as a modern and diverse study destination and ways to incorporate experiential learning into study abroad.  

New Oriental Fam Tour, UK

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During October New Oriental, China’s largest private education provider, set out on a three-week tour of the UK, visiting 17 universities and secondary schools and recording interviews with Chinese students to showcase the UK’s offerings to students back in China. CEO Chenggang Zhou said he planned to use the trip to provide an “authentic” educational and cultural view of the UK to…